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Celebration Sangria

Celebration Summer Sangria

OK- I said yesterday that I wan’t going to post anything today. I lied.

Determining how much allowance is appropriate

Determining How Much Allowance is Appropriate

I’ve been writing a series on teaching kids about money and allowance,  Raising your kids to be MONEY SMART and Allowance: 2 Simple Systems you can Implement Today. You can go back and read those,...

Allowance: 2 Simple Systems You Can Implement Today

Allowance: 2 Simple Systems You Can Implement Today

I started a series on teaching kids about money and allowances. You can read part one here, Raising your Kids to be MONEY SMART.  Today, I’m going to talk about coming up with a...

Raising your kids to be money smart

Raising your kids to be MONEY SMART

Teaching your kids about money is something all parents should have as a priority. Sometimes parents avoid money talk and allowance all together because they aren’t sure what to teach their kids.  They may not even...

Exercise Routine for Beginners

Exercise Routine for Beginners

I’ve let my workout routine slide this school year. I have been really busy and I couldn’t keep it up. I still manage a tap dance class once a week, but that’s all I did all school year and now that’s ended.

Ways to Keep Summer Learning Fun

Ways to Keep Summer Learning FUN

Have you planned your summer learning for your kids? If not, it’s not to late. A survey conducted by Carson-Dellosa shows that 84% of teachers say that kids forget things they’ve learned during the school year.

ou've all left clothes in the washer way to long and they've gotten that horrible smell. Read here to learn about how to get the smell out of moldy towels.

How to get the smell out of moldy towels

You’ve all left clothes in the washer way to long and they’ve gotten that horrible smell. Read here to learn about how to get the smell out of moldy towels. I know you’ve all done...

The secret to getting your kids to sleep in this summer

The secret to get your kids to sleep in

I always get so frustrated with my kids for not sleeping later in the summer. They want to stay up later in the summer, but they have to sleep in or they are GRUMPY!

Are you planning on a trip to the baseball field this summer? Here are some great tips when you take your kids to a professional baseball game.

Tips for taking your kids to a professional baseball game

It’s finally summer and I love being outside and spending time with my family! This year we decided to take all 3 of my kids (5, 7, and 9) to see the Phillies play while we were visiting family in Philadelphia.

Easy Steps to Start Saving for College

Start Saving for College Today

Most parents want their kids to go to college, but many times we don’t know how we are going to afford it.  I have 3 kids and they are 4, 7, and 9.  I...

3 simple tips to make your yard look great

Cheap Ways to Make your Yard Look Good

Now that spring has arrived, that means more yard work! I love the warm weather and getting outside. I love planting my garden and watching my vegetables grow.