5 Ways to Make Chores Easier for Your Kids

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Glad. All opinions are 100% mine. If your kids are like mine are, they will often find ways to try and get out of their chores. One of the most common excuses that they will use is that the chores are too hard. While that may … [Read more...]

Don’t Let the Unthinkable Catch You Off Guard with these Emergency Preparation Tips for Single Parents!

Being a single parent is hard. In fact, it is one of the hardest things I've ever done in my life. While I no longer am a single parent, I still remember and carry with me the fear that I felt when I was. It is a deep seated fear that most people - unless they are or have been a … [Read more...]

How to Save Time & Money When You Stay at a Hotel

As a traveling family, I discovered long ago that if I don't look for ways to save time and money when traveling, that I not only over shoot my budget but that I also end up going half mad from stress. This means that over the years, I have gotten quite good at both. Frankly, … [Read more...]

The Nameless, The Invisible and the Homeless

I sat on the stairs of some unnamed restaurant on a random corner in NYC, waiting for the clock to wind down, minutes ticking by while I counted them off, silently waiting until I could go into the meeting that I was a twenty minutes or so early for. It isn't that I have an issue … [Read more...]

The Pros and Cons of Pursuing a Career in Accounting

Pursuing a career in accounting is about more than wanting to work with numbers. It’s a career that requires discipline, thorough analytical skills, and dedication. If you’re considering a career in accounting, keep these commonly cited pros and cons of the business in … [Read more...]

4 Amazing Baby Shower Gifts

  Baby’s on its way, and it’s time to celebrate. Whether it’s a family member, friend or coworker, getting closer to the due date always means one thing: a rush of baby showers. All new and expectant moms know that a baby brings with it a lot of responsibilities, and the … [Read more...]

How to Make Holiday Travel with Kids Easier with the Graco Extend 2 Fit 3-in-1 Car Seat

This was a paid program and I was given the Graco Extend 2 Fit 3-in-1 Car Seat in exchange for my honest review. All opinions are my own. Traveling around the holidays can be stressful. Packing, loading, and traveling can all be exhausting. It’s time to make holiday travel not … [Read more...]

Christmas Gift Planner – Free Printables

Staying organized during the holiday season is one of those things that I struggle with every year. If I don't start early then I end up not only spending too much, but I have also totally forgotten people in the past. Never my immediate family, but friends and extended family. … [Read more...]

How to Store Emergency Water for Cleaning (Without Having to Dip into Your Drinking Water)

If you're into doing any sort of emergency preparedness, you are likely well aware of how important clean, potable (aka drinkable) water is to include in your preps. Water is life and without it, you will not survive an emergency situation where your ability to get good, clean … [Read more...]

Free Printables – Thanksgiving Menu Planner

I know. Halloween isn't even over and here I am offering you a Thanksgiving freebie. It's okay...really. Planning your Thanksgiving dinner early is one of the best ways to stay organized during the holidays and to stay within your budget which means that I want you to have this … [Read more...]