October 22, 2014

Take Halloween Up a Notch With #Frosty4Adoption


Fall is filled with opportunities for kids to be kids. From pumpkin patches to trick-or-treating everyone can find something to get excited about. Sadly, though, not every child has the same opportunities. Before I had kids I worked as a special education aide and later as a special ed teacher. Many … [Read more...]

Deal Alert: Radio Flyer My First Scooter for $24!

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My boys have all had a Radio Flyer My First Scooter and for years it was the most used outdoor toy we had. Now that my daughter is moving into the age where she can enjoy it, I've been on the hunt for a great deal on another one . . . pink of course, because everything she uses has to be … [Read more...]

5 REAL Ways to Earn an Income from Home

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Working outside the home as a mom is a rough gig. I went back to work after my first son was born and cried every morning as I drove into work. I loved my job. I hated leaving my baby. Throw in all the juggling you do to coordinate childcare and keep a home running when you are gone most of the day … [Read more...]

10 Things you Need to Know about Working from Home

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When people find out I work from home I get one of two reactions. Half the people think it’s cute that I have a little hobby. The other half think I must have all kinds of spare time since my schedule is flexible. I’ve found that the reality of working from home often comes as a surprise to … [Read more...]

Deal Alert: The Princess Bride on Blu-ray for $5!

The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride is one of my all-time favorite movies and it's one that I've loved sharing with my kids. Every once in a while I catch them quoting from the movie and it makes me smile. Right now Amazon has The Princess Bride (25th Anniversary Edition) on Blu-ray on sale for only $4.99. This … [Read more...]