How to Get Your Kids Away from Their Devices

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  A common concern for parents today is that our children are spending far too much time glued to tablets, phones, and other screens. They’re missing out on all the fun that comes with being young, having adventures, and playing with toys. Gone are the days where 10-year-olds still enjoyed dolls and puzzles. Now, kids […]

5 Hacks to Make Your Holidays Easier to Handle


  The holidays are one of the most joyful times of the year, but they can also be among the most stressful. From shopping for gifts and checking off those holiday to-dos to cooking feasts for your family while trying to keep the holiday weight off, it’s no wonder so many people feel a spike […]

Back to School & Starting Weight Loss

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Over the summer, when the kids are off school, as parents we get absolutely zero time for ourselves. We’re arranging childcare for while we work, rushing for drop-offs and pick-ups. Then, when we’re home we’re constantly looking for things to keep them occupied and stop the dreaded calls of “Mom, I’m bored!” from week one. […]

Five Small Changes to Make Your Bedroom Cozy

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As the cooler months kick in and winter approaches, you may be looking forward to getting your pajamas on early and settling down for the night with a hot chocolate and a good book. Fall and winter are the times for relaxing in a cozy, warm atmosphere, especially in your bedroom. Changing the décor and […]

Perfect Snacking on the Go with NABISCO Multipack!


This post was sponsored by Nabisco as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. It’s back to school time, and for this single mom, that means that EVERY day is a challenge.  I often don’t take a lunch hour so I can leave work […]

Beauty Products for Busy Moms

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As a mom, it’s unlikely you have much free time available, which means you’re always looking for ways to get the most accomplished in the least amount of time. Your skincare regime is really no different. Choosing products that are can multi-task and perform a number of tasks at once are ideal because it means […]

Could Your Baby be the next Gerber Baby?

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GigglesAndWiggles #CollectiveBias Could your baby be the next Gerber baby? If you think so, now is the time to enter your precious baby into Gerber’s eighth annual photo search, which begins on September 14, 2017, and ends October […]

Date Night Ideas for Busy Parents

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Being a parent is a full-time job. It’s even more stressful if you both have day-jobs that you need to take care of as well. Between work and your kids, it can feel like the romance between the two of you has died. Thankfully, all you two need is a little alone time to remember […]

How to Fit in a Workout as A Parent

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As a parent, finding time to yourself to do anything can be tough. Even more so if it’s exercise. You’re tired, the kids are chasing you around all day, and you’ve got so much to do that motivating yourself to do some exercise is as hard as finding the time to do it. However, fitting […]

Parents! Save Big on Huggies® at Sam’s Club!

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MoreHuggiesMoreSavings #CollectiveBias Parents – your secret is out! We know you’re busy and shopping for diapers and wipes should not take all day! Who has time to shop all over town when your kiddo is leaving snack-riddled fingerprints […]