Mother Daughter Date Ideas for the Winter

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Are you looking for free mommy/daughter date ideas? You’ve come to the right place! Fortunately, many of these ideas will also work for Father/Daughter dates, Mommy/Son dates, or whole family fun!

As another year draws to a close and winter fully sets in, it can be hard to want to get up and go. Trust me, I get that — it’s due to be -16 °F as I write this!! Rather than setting your kids in front of the TV while you hide under blankets and cry over your holiday budget gone awry, why not use this quieter time of year and plan out a few Mommy/Daughter dates?

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The Best Non-fiction Dinosaur Books for Kids

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If your kid loves dinosaurs and reading about them as much as mine, you will want to pick up a few of these books! While we love picture and story books, especially when they were younger, we also appreciate non-fiction dinosaur books. It’s important to us as parents that our children love reading fiction and non-fiction; reading about dinosaurs is a great place to start!

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11 Unique Jobs That Pay Well

We all know that anesthesiologists, architects, dental hygienists, programmers, doctors, and lawyers are well-paid, but what are the other options? New jobs emerged quickly with the internet, globalization, and technology, making the world more connected. While many high-paying jobs require college degrees, some good jobs offer generous compensation and excellent career potential without a bachelor’s … Read more

How to Make Money With Paid Focus Groups

With rising prices across all sectors of society, many people are looking for alternative ways to make money. For some people, this means selling items they no longer need or completing short tasks through services like Mechanical Turk. For others, it is participating in paid focus groups. Companies spend thousands of dollars in exchange for … Read more

The Highest Paying Jobs Without a Degree To Start Earning Without Student Debt

You’re very mistaken if you think you need a college degree from an ivy league university to make the big bucks. Plenty of jobs pay well and require no degree whatsoever. Many jobs require on-the-job training or certification rather than years of education (and student loan debt). They can provide financial stability and career advancement … Read more

Top 5 Opportunities To Write Meaningful Thank You Notes at Work

There are many opportunities to write thank-you notes at the workplace. While you should make an effort to say thank you whenever possible, there are several occasions where writing a thank-you message is worth the effort. Sharing your gratitude and appreciation can help you demonstrate your soft skills. Thank-you notes can be handwritten in a … Read more

Women Empowerment Quotes to Uplift Women of All Generations

The power of words knows no age or generation; they hold the potential to inspire, uplift, and empower people from all walks of life. These carefully curated words of wisdom remind women everywhere that our strength and resilience are universal, transcending generational divides and fostering a shared sense of unity and understanding. Delve into these … Read more

5 Great Attractions in Pennsylvania to Visit With Kids

Attractions in Pennsylvania

Wealth of Geeks originally published this interesting article on the best family attractions in Pennsylvania. We were given permission to republish the post here. Pennsylvania produces over 400 million pounds of mushrooms annually and is a timeless industrial hotspot for coal and railroads. But, if you find yourself traveling to Pennsylvania for a family excursion … Read more

Are Family Outings No Longer Affordable?

family outings

This article on family outings was originally published on Wealth of Geeks, we were given permission to republish it here. Having fun has never been more expensive. A new study revealed that classic family outings – baseball games, movies, and theme parks – have become insurmountable costs. These pastimes passed on from generation to generation … Read more

20 Affordable Holiday Family Time Ideas to Have Ready for the Season

This excellent article on affordable holiday family time shares the best ideas on how to spend this holiday season with your family. It was originally published by Wealth of Geeks, and we received their permission to republish it here. The holidays are about spending time with family, celebrating the season, giving gifts, and indulging in … Read more

20 Low-Spend Family Holidays You Should Know

Low-Spend Family Holidays

This helpful article on low-spend family holidays was originally published by Wealth of Geeks. We were given permission to post the article here. The holidays are about spending time with family, celebrating the season, giving gifts, and indulging in delicious food and drink.  But all that spending on get-togethers, events, and merriment adds up. Here … Read more