Hiking With Toddlers: An Essential Guide of Tips and Gear

Hiking With Toddlers: An Essential Guide of Tips and Gear

Hiking is always fun when you are well prepared but when hiking with a toddler it is essential to be prepared. Here is a list of must haves if you are going hiking, especially our favorite hiking toddler backpack.

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Affiliate Marketing For Beginners - The Best Course

Affiliate Marketing For Beginners - The Best Course

How to Start affiliate marketing and how to make money on your blog with one of the most insight affiliate courses out there. Starting a mom blog or any other type of blog isn’t really so difficult. You can honestly start blogging in only 15 minutes, with of course some planning before hand.

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Earn Cash While You Shop and Get FREE CASH Back

Earn Cash While You Shop and Get FREE CASH Back

How does ebates work? I never thought I would recommend Ebates as something where you can make money. Seriously, I thought it was too good to be true. But after seeing friends earn money from shopping from their favorite shops online I was convinced. So I gave it a try and received my first check.

You really can’t beat FREE money for shopping and FREE money for referring your friends.

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How To Start A Blog In 15 Minutes and Start Earning Money From Home

How To Start A Blog In 15 Minutes and Start Earning Money From Home

Maybe you think that starting a blog is too hard or too expensive. Maybe when you see a mom blog or any other blog you think there are too many blogs out there, why start another one. Do you find yourself admiring these brave women that took the plunge and are blogging and even making money off their blog.

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5 Minimalist Non-Toxic Beauty Products For Moms

5 Minimalist Non-Toxic Beauty Products For Moms

Earlier I wrote a post called 30 Minimalist Challenge for Moms and in that post I suggested that you take a few minutes and get rid of items you haven't used and that aren't good for you.  A couple of years ago when I was trying to get pregnant I actually threw everything out, did some research on the products I was using and what to replace them with.  These are the non-toxic daily beauty care products I use that will get you started on minimalist and healthy beauty regime. 

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Why I Actually Started A Mom Blog And Why You Can Too

Why I Actually Started A Mom Blog And Why You Can Too

Blogging, really?  This was the second thought that popped into my head after I thought, I want to start a mom blog!  It's not like I had extra time on my hands.  I was a first time new mom at the age of 42, full-time accountant (real job), had three Etsy shops and an Amazon store and had dozens on books on my night stand to read.  So where in the heck was I going to find the time?! 

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5 Ideas and Tips For Your Baby's Valentines Day Photo Shoot

5 Ideas and Tips For Your Baby's  Valentines Day Photo Shoot

Baby and kids photography can be so much fun if you are prepared. And you can produce some beautiful photos of your children. There are so many occasions and holidays to take advantage of. One of the cutest I have to say, is that of St. Valentine’s Day. With a few items you can DIY your own baby St. Valentine’s Day photography. Here are some ideas and tips for you to try.

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30 Day Minimalist Challenge For Moms

30 Day Minimalist Challenge For Moms

As moms we sometimes can't find the time to organize and much less discard the items we don't need anymore.  This 30 day challenge will help to start minimizing your life and de-clutter your precious space.  There is a task for each day and all you need are trash bags.  Download the guide pictured below  and use a a guide and read the tips below. I started this minimalist journey after reading  Goodbye, Things: The New Japanese Minimalism.   It spoke about the results of being a minimalist.  Some of those results include less time cleaning, less chores, spending less money and shopping less, focusing on what is important, no more comparing yourself to others and what they have and having more time for what yo

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15 Ultimate Life Challenges To Do Now To Improve Your Year

15 Ultimate Life Challenges To Do Now To Improve Your Year

Wanting to change or improve your life or a habit can be a little difficult for most us especially when we have the added adventure of being a mother. At times we need a little or a lot of extra help in the form of a 7, 15, 30 day challenge, whatever the amount of days it is.

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5 Easy Toddler Christmas Photo Ideas

5 Easy Toddler Christmas Photo Ideas

Having photos of your baby are always important to have but especially during the holidays. Christmas is an extra special time when family comes together to celebrate. Why not capture all the festive feelings and family all at once. I know there are some parents that have no idea how to capture that special moment or know how to create a special moment to capture. Here is a small list of DIY toddler and family Christmas photo ideas.

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Gift Guide for New Moms

Gift Guide for New Moms

If you are looking for that special gift for your best friend who is a new mom, your sister, wife or yourself it is not too difficult. Here in this Gift Guide for New Moms I have compiled a few items for the best title in the world, MOM.

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Gift Guide for Toddlers

Gift Guide for Toddlers

It's that time of the year again!  Christmas is here and looking for the best gifts for toddlers can be difficult sometimes.  You want to give gifts not only that they will enjoy but that can develop their motor skills, promote learning and facilitate their creativity.  Here are the top 6 Christmas gifts for toddlers.

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7 Simple Road Trip Hacks When Traveling With Toddlers

7 Simple Road Trip Hacks  When Traveling With Toddlers

Taking a road trip with an infant is pretty easy.  We drove about 6 hours once  when our baby girl was only four months old.  It was pretty uneventful.  She wasn't walking or potty trained obviously...easy.  The only thing we needed to think about was changing her diaper and feeding her a bottle.  But the thought of a road trip as a toddler kind of freaked me out.  We finally did a 4.5 hour trip the other day and it wasn't bad at all. I guess you can say we were well prepared.  You don't need a ton of STUFF....just a few essentials.  This is a list of things you might want to consider taking on your next toddler-family road trip.  You might noticed that iPads, phones and DVDs players are not included.  We decided that our little one would experience road trips like her parents did....no 21st century electronics.  

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4 Reasons Why Moms Should Join Amazon Prime

4 Reasons Why Moms Should Join Amazon Prime

Who doesn't love Amazon.  I mean where can you get basically everything you need all in one place.  You can virtually look around, checkout the bestsellers, read reviews, ask questions and if you have prime, get free 2-day shipping.  I personally have had prime since I got pregnant and still have it.  Our family uses it alot; from buying baby wipes, vitamins, cleaning supplies and so much. I don't know what we would do without it.  Besides the free shipping I absolutely love the movie streaming which is free.  Listed below are the top four reasons Amazon Prime is great for moms and families.

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11 Important Baby Beach Essentials You Need To Have

11 Important Baby Beach Essentials You Need To Have

This list details the top 11 items you need before heading out your first-time beach/lake adventure with your baby. Check out our minimalist list of toddler beach essentials for the summer, including toddler beach chairs, toys, chemical free baby sunscreen and more.

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5 DIY Beach Photography Ideas For New Moms

5 DIY Beach Photography Ideas For New Moms

Be prepared with a great camera, beach props for your toddler and kids day at the beach. Here are a few tips and ideas for your next trip to the beach with your children. Toddler and kids beach photography ideas.

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3 Easy Homemade Sweet Potato Recipes For Your Baby

3 Easy Homemade Sweet Potato Recipes For Your Baby

As first time mothers we sometimes don’t know how to get started with our baby’s first food. Here are three simple sweet potato baby puree recipes for your growing baby.

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5 Effective Ways To Use Coconut Oil On Your Baby You Need To Know

5 Effective Ways To Use Coconut Oil On Your Baby You Need To Know

Coconut oil for babies skin is a great option for your baby’s eczema, cradle cap, and overall health. Here is a list of how to use coconut oil for your babies.

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5 Easy And Useful Tips You Need To Know On How The French Parent

5 Easy And Useful Tips You Need To Know On How The French Parent

Being a first time mom at the age of 42 has come with a lot of challenges. I have been use to living my life on my own terms and without having someone dependent on me, let alone a baby. So while I was pregnant I read a lot of baby books and how to books on babies. One that I found very interesting and funny was Bringing Up Bebe by Pamela Druckerman. I actually loved this book and highly recommend it.

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