7 Ways To Make Being A Busy Mom Easier (And Make A Little Time For You!)

Parenting, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Being a parent is a full time job. Indeed, for many of us, it’s a full time job that we manage on top of another full time job. There are even some crazy fools who have a full time job and are developing their own business as a side hustle...

Benefits Of Following A Vegetarian Or A Vegan Diet

Lifestyle, Parenting, DIY & Tips
While eating vegan was once thought to be simply a hippie fad, studies have shown that a diet free of animal products can actually provide a huge number of benefits. More and more, people are adopting a vegan lifestyle – including celebrities like Ellen DeGeneres, Alicia Silverstone, Zooey Deschanel, and...

Reconnecting With Your Inner Child

Parenting, Lifestyle
Being an adult is boring, isn’t it? Sure, you’ve got the chance to eat all the chocolate and shop for as many pairs of shoes as you want, but in general it’s full of responsibilities that no one wants to be involved with. When you’re a child, you feel like...

9 Things To Do Before Bed For A Perfect Night's Sleep

DIY & Tips, Lifestyle, Parenting
What you do several hours before bedtime determines the quality of your sleep. If you are looking to get a perfect night`s sleep, then this is for you. While there is no substitute for optimal sleep duration, we have nine tips for things you should do before bed to ensure...

The Ultimate Chicago Summer Staycation

Travel, Parenting, Holiday, Lifestyle
Chicago Marriott Lincolnshire Resort Offers Couples and Families The Ultimate Summer Staycation Experiences, with Affordable Overnight Packages, Golf Specials, Patio Dining and Events, and Sunday Brunch Warmer temperatures in Chicago have sparked vacation fever for couples and families looking to kick-off summer. And while Memorial Day marks the unofficial start...

Get Rewards For Eating Ice Cream at Jewel-Osco!

Lifestyle, Parenting
This post is sponsored by Mirum. Opinions are my own.It's time to stock up on all your favorite ice cream from Jewel-Osco! For every $20 you spend on Talenti Gelato Pints, Good Humor Strawberry Shortcake, Breyer's 2in1's, Magnum Tubs, Popsicle or Klondike, you'll choose a $5 reward.  And with plenty...

Quick and Easy Cooking Tips For Busy Mothers

Parenting, DIY & Tips
It has always long been a stereotype that men went to work and women stayed home to care for the house and children. Well, in today’s fast paced and busy world this is no longer the case. In fact, many women are rising to the top of the corporate ladder...

Chicago STEM Program That Also Teaches Parents

Parenting, Lifestyle
Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) is a nationally recognized STEM education program which will be returning to Chicago for the sixth year in a row on March 24, 2018. EYH Chicago’s event is open to middle school girls. Girls attending EYH Chicago will participate in a day-long symposium of workshops that...

3 Ways to Get Back to Work After Having a Baby

Parenting, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Image Credit: Pixels (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-7117833440777277", enable_page_level_ads: true }); For many moms-to-be figuring out what they will do once they have had their baby isn’t at the top of their priorities. Often, women like to stay at home for as long as possible with their newborns...

What Can You Do To Survive The Twin Terrible Twos?

Parenting, DIY & Tips
Source: For the most part, having twins is even more magical than having one child. However, twins can become double trouble once they reach the terrible toddler stage. Worse still, it can often feel as though there is no respite. Don’t panic just yet, though, because you can regain control...

Tips for Encouraging Your Kids to Eat Vegetables

Parenting, DIY & Tips
Getting children to eat veggies is a challenge for most parents, but they are an essential part of a healthy diet. Therefore, you need to encourage your children to eat vegetables by following these tips: (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});Set a Good Example  Your kid will learn about food choices from...

The Online World: Risks And Opportunities For Older Kids

Parenting
When all you need to do to apply for your next job is an online click from your favorite CV storage platform, or when you can transfer money with the press of a fingertip, it’s easy to understand how crucial digital skills are. As a parent, it’s natural to want...

Thinkbaby Diaper Rash Ointment, Great at Soothing Skin

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Nine Tips for Multitasking as a Mompreneur with a New Baby

Parenting, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Working from home is challenging enough, but if you have a newborn as well to look after, you will find little or no time for anything, including running your business and completing household chores. You need to learn how to multitask and make the most out of every second of...

Encouraging Outdoor Play with Your Kids

Parenting, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Image source (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The world is vastly different than it was when we were kids. Whereas we used to spend all of our free time helping with chores or playing outdoors with our friends, building dens, exploring the local area and climbing trees, many of today’s...

Keeping Your Sense of Self When You're Also a Mother and Wife

Parenting, Lifestyle
Having children is one of the most incredible things you will do in life, but being a parent is hard work. Once you become a parent, your life is dedicated to this little person, and in the process, you can definitely ‘lose’ a part of your identity. While you will...

The Benefits of Yoga for Children by KidSnips

Parenting, Lifestyle
This post is sponsored by KidSnips. In our over-scheduled, fast-paced world, our children have very little time to slow down and decompress. While they may like to relax in front of a screen, it may not be the best way for them to relieve stress. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});...

Vlog: Losing Yourself In Motherhood

Parenting
Motherhood is shock to many moms. As we work to create our families, we sometimes tend to feel like we are losing our sense of self in the process. The woman we once knew is evolving. Our ideas of how motherhood would be is very different from the reality. Our...

ADHD or Sleep Deprived? By KidSnips

Parenting, DIY & Tips
Sponsored by KidSnips Does your child have ADHD or are they just sleep deprived? New research has parents asking that question. In the 8 year period between 2003 and 2011, the number of children with ADHD climbed around 40 percent. According to the Centers for Disease Control, one in ten...

Understanding Your Family Food

Parenting, DIY & Tips
(Image Source) (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Food is one of the scariest things in the modern world. When you consider how far each of your meals has to travel before it reaches your plate, along with the people coming into contact with it, it can be hard to remain...