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office christmas party

20 Fun and Festive Office Christmas Party Ideas

This fun post by Nadia at Hello Sensible runs through some great ideas for your office Christmas party. We’ve been given permission to republish the post here. Christmas will be …
gift ideas

25 Affordable Family Gift Ideas (Plus 5 More You Can Make and Sell)

This excellent post on affordable family gift ideas was originally published on Wealth of Geeks. They gave us permission to republish the article here. With at least five major gift-giving …
Birthday

Interview With Tyler’s Mama About His Bug Birthday

What inspired the theme of your child’s party? His nickname in utero was “doodlebug” and then once he arrived my husband started calling him “bug,” so we decided to do …
welcome to the neighborhood

Go-to-Gifts: Welcome to the Neighborhood

Isn’t it wonderful to live in a beautiful and friendly neighborhood where everyone knows one another and the kids have playmates too? If a new neighbor just moved in, you …

Real DIY


soft blocks

DIY Baby Toy: Soft Blocks

Some of you mamas might not know how to sew or think you can’t sew, but anyone can learn. It may sound intimidating to some of you but it is …
Nursery Dresser

My Upcycled Nursery Dresser

You know old furniture can be turned into something more beautiful. When you DIY them, they’ll look more beautiful than ever. Just like turning Cinderella’s old rag into a beautiful …
Birthday

Interview With Tyler’s Mama About His Bug Birthday

What inspired the theme of your child’s party? His nickname in utero was “doodlebug” and then once he arrived my husband started calling him “bug,” so we decided to do …
Pink and teal Nursery

Learn About Sydney’s DIY Pink And Teal Nursery

Check out mama Heidi’s amazing nursery for her new baby girl. It is amazing to see the elements of pink, grey, and aqua chevron room were all DIY and purchased …

Real Home


modern living room ideas

9 Modern Living Room Ideas for a Contemporary Home

If you’re looking to give your living room a modern make-over this article from Hello Sensible might be a helpful read. We’re republishing it with permission here. A living room …
toddler snacks

20 Easy and Healthy Toddler Snacks You Haven’t Tried Yet

Getting kids to eat well with a varied diet can be very difficult, toddlers especially can be quite fussy. This post from Hello Sensible gives some ideas for todder snacks …
family chore chart

Family Chore Chart Ideas for All Ages to Get Everyone Helping

The never ending task parents face is keep the house tidy, in particular the kitchen. Cleaning our kitchen never seems to end. Ever. This post from Hello Sensible is great …
Peanut Butter Cookies

Easy 3-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

Every mom loves to be quick and fast when caring for their little ones. If you are on a time crunch, you want to be efficient. When it comes to …

Real Life


cutting a watermelon

Discover the Best Way of Cutting a Watermelon (Like a Mama!)

I almost feel embarrassed about writing a post about how to cut a watermelon. I’ve always cut my watermelons this way, but as it turns out (told by my friends), …
toddler snacks

20 Easy and Healthy Toddler Snacks You Haven’t Tried Yet

Getting kids to eat well with a varied diet can be very difficult, toddlers especially can be quite fussy. This post from Hello Sensible gives some ideas for todder snacks …
bible verses about parenting

35 Bible Verses About Parenting Every Parent Needs to Read

Hello Sensible has permitted us to republish this post on bible verses parents should read. Parenting has always been challenging, even for experienced parents. Each child comes with new traits …
how to wake up early

How to Wake Up Early: Parents, Tell Your Kids

The debate is still out on the best time for teenagers to wake up in the morning, and though studies do link later waking times with more robust academic performance, …

Recent Articles


cutting a watermelon

Discover the Best Way of Cutting a Watermelon (Like a Mama!)

I almost feel embarrassed about writing a post about how to cut a watermelon. I’ve always cut my watermelons this way, but as it turns out (told by my friends), …
soft blocks

DIY Baby Toy: Soft Blocks

Some of you mamas might not know how to sew or think you can’t sew, but anyone can learn. It may sound intimidating to some of you but it is …
modern living room ideas

9 Modern Living Room Ideas for a Contemporary Home

If you’re looking to give your living room a modern make-over this article from Hello Sensible might be a helpful read. We’re republishing it with permission here. A living room …
toddler snacks

20 Easy and Healthy Toddler Snacks You Haven’t Tried Yet

Getting kids to eat well with a varied diet can be very difficult, toddlers especially can be quite fussy. This post from Hello Sensible gives some ideas for todder snacks …
family chore chart

Family Chore Chart Ideas for All Ages to Get Everyone Helping

The never ending task parents face is keep the house tidy, in particular the kitchen. Cleaning our kitchen never seems to end. Ever. This post from Hello Sensible is great …
bible verses about parenting

35 Bible Verses About Parenting Every Parent Needs to Read

Hello Sensible has permitted us to republish this post on bible verses parents should read. Parenting has always been challenging, even for experienced parents. Each child comes with new traits …
Peanut Butter Cookies

Easy 3-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

Every mom loves to be quick and fast when caring for their little ones. If you are on a time crunch, you want to be efficient. When it comes to …
best free coloring pages

10 of the Best Free Coloring Pages for Kids To Enjoy

This article sharing the best free coloring pages for kids was originally published by Wealth of Geeks. We received permission to republish it here. Free coloring pages are a great …

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