Simple DIY Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

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One thing that makes mothers happy is to see their children grow up as individuals who know how to appreciate, respect, and give importance to other people. How about showing her that you learned these values? Celebrate Mother’s Day by giving Mom something special... something that you can make for her. Here are two simple DIY Mother’s day gift ideas:   1. A DIY Flower Bouquet Most mothers appreciate a nice bunch … [Read more...]

To shred or not to shred?! {#IDSafetySeason}

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This post was created in partnership with Fellowes. All opinions are my own.   To shred or not to shred?! It would seem like the easiest and less cumbersome route would be not to shred... at least till you take a look at the alarming statistics shared by the US Department of Justice, early last year (2013). Mashable shared, in an article last year, that 64% of Americans were actually worried about identity theft and … [Read more...]

Organizing my home with the Brother P-touch Label Maker

Kitchen organizing

Disclosure: I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Brother P-touch. I received a product sample to facilitate my review and promotional item as a thank you for participating.   With just about 5 weeks left for our baby girl to arrive, I've gone into full blown nesting mode. It doesn't help that I have a tiny biggish obsession with tackling a space at a time and breaking things into totes or … [Read more...]

Getting ready for baby (A checklist of sorts)

Getting ready for baby (A checklist of sorts)

With our little Princess arriving in less than 7 weeks, one would think, the third time around, I would be ready for our baby's arrival. Far from the truth! I think with our first child, as first time parents, we were so concerned we wouldn't be equipped to care for a little being that we stocked up with baby must-haves of every size, shape and color...just in case. With our second child, we made sure we got what we needed and a little more, … [Read more...]

Celebrating the holidays with a safer flush, with Charmin

Toilet Paper Woes

When we were sent a Charmin Celebration Pack I figured I would set it aside till after the holidays because I had a stash of thick toilet rolls that were lined up to use during the holidays. But that thought was soon to change! Celebrating the holidays with a safer flush, with Charmin Now everyone knows the feasting doesn't just happen on Christmas day but we all tend to do lead-up dinners and almost-Christmas meals with friends … [Read more...]

Life Insurance…the best Christmas gift for your spouse {#GenworthUSA}

the best Christmas gift for your spouse...Life Insurance (#GenworthUSA) - Mommy Snippets

Disclosure: " Life Insurance...the best Christmas gift for your spouse " is a post brought to you by Genworth USA, via Brandfluential. All opinions expressed are the author's own.   With the way the economy's turning, the months ahead don't look like they will be a walk in the park. Yes, our trust is in God and His Providence for each day but if you aren't doing the groundwork to safeguard your financial interests, I'm afraid I … [Read more...]

7 ways you can prevent RSV in babies { #RSVAwareness }

7 ways you can prevent RSV in babies

Disclosure: “I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for MedImmune. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating.”   As the weather gets cooler, the sniffles and coughs rise up all around. And while a cold may seem inevitable, there are ways parents can nip it straight in the bud if the necessary precautionary measures are taken. Sometimes what one thinks to be a regular cold may be much … [Read more...]

Handling the day with Poise {A Mother’s Confession}

Being a Mom

Disclosure: “This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Poise, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #cleanandfreshswitch http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO.”   I still remember that morning, at a church picnic, at the local park. I was only 11 years old and the women were taking their kids to the restroom for potty breaks. I don't know how the conversation came up but for a good long while, … [Read more...]

Stock up on Medicine Cabinet Must-Haves for Baby !

Medicine Cabinet Must-Haves for Baby - Mommy Snippets. Mommy Tips

Disclosure: This compensated article was authored by Jennifer Kelly Geddes for Love Sleep Play.  All opinions and thoughts are the featured guest's own.    Welcoming a new baby home is always exciting but there's always a lot of preparation prior to his/her arrival. Whether your baby is healthy or sick, the medicine cabinet will likely become one of your go-to parenting resources. A key baby safety practice is to always keep the … [Read more...]

Pampers Daylight Savings Sleep Tips For Baby with Kim West {+ A #DivasSleep Giveaway}

NEW Pampers Baby Dry

Disclosure: “Pampers Daylight Savings Sleep Tips For Baby with Kim West  was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Pampers. I was provided a Pampers pack but all opinions are 100% mine."   With Daylight Savings ending tomorrow (November 2, 2013) a lot of routines will go out of sync for a few days...irrespective of the age. And honestly, for a baby it must be so confusing to have activity and noise start a whole hour … [Read more...]