Category: Guest Posts

Ways to Have Fun Doing Chores

Ways to Have Fun Doing Chores

13 Ways to Have Fun While Doing Chores   Many people dislike the idea of doing household chores. After all, they can be so dull and mind-numbing. But it does not have to be that way. Just follow the steps below, and you are guaranteed to have fun while doing your daily chores.   Listen to great music. Get a and load up your favorite inspirational or upbeat music. This way, you can sing or dance along while working on something. Alternatively, if you have no working player available at home, tidy your home following the beat of a song […]

Posted July 25, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Home, Sponsored, / 0 Comments
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Struggling with Breastfeeding, A New Mother’s Journey

Struggling with Breastfeeding, A New Mother’s Journey

Hi, ladies. I’m so happy that Julie is allowing me to talk to you today! I wanted to share with you some of the struggles and successes I’ve had in breastfeeding with my now 12-week old baby. In my challenges I’ve found a lot of misleading information, however, I’ve also found that the best information often comes from the mothers that have most recently gone through it because their memories are still fresh. I hope this post helps you muddle your way through all the noise out there! Of all the things I thought I had to prepare for when […]

Posted July 24, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, / 2 Comments
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Self-care for busy moms: Learn to meditate in 5 simple steps

Self-care for busy moms: Learn to meditate in 5 simple steps

Learn to meditate in 5 simple steps   You probably have heard about the many health benefits of meditation but you may be still a bit confused about what exactly it is and how can you experience these health benefits for yourself? Well, meditation is a method that transforms your mind and induces positive energy, concentration, and clarity of thoughts to analyze the true nature of things. This article will help you learn to meditate in five simple steps that you can easily follow and implement. Mastering the art of meditation will enable you to enjoy a healthier and a […]

Posted July 18, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Health, / 2 Comments
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Keep or Toss? Your Go-To Guide on Cleaning Out Clutter

Keep or Toss? Your Go-To Guide on Cleaning Out Clutter

Keep or Toss? Your Go-To Guide on Cleaning Out All Kinds of Clutter We’ve all experienced just a little envy when we see those picture-perfect homes in the full-color pages of our favorite magazine. Magazine photo shoots are a staged event. All the clutter and things are removed from the space. Only certain items were deemed worthy to be in the shot. For those of us who live in the real world of busy schedules, chaos, and especially children, cleaning out clutter gets a little more difficult, but it’s far from impossible. We can take tackle clutter almost in the […]

Posted July 11, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Home, Organize, / 2 Comments
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Learn to Embrace the Blessing of Self-care

Learn to Embrace the Blessing of Self-care

  Learn to Embrace the Blessing of Self-care By Nancy Virden Staring at the papers in my hand, a potent weariness seemed to reach through my chest, grasp my heart, and threaten to steal my breath.  Only a desperate and silent cry to God connected me to the reality of hope as tears splashed my face and desk. The stress of helping other people by volunteering up to 70 hours per week, homeschooling my children, and coping with a loveless marriage had collaborated with physical and mental exhaustion to break my spirit.  Other than basic hygiene, there was zero self-care […]

Posted July 5, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Health, / 3 Comments
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5 Easy and Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Busy Moms

5 Easy and Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Busy Moms

When you’re a mom, you often don’t even have time to think about breakfast for yourself, let alone have time to prepare it. We get it, but breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and eating something nutritious to fuel the hectic day ahead of you is super important. With these five easy and healthy breakfast ideas for busy moms, you’ll never skip breakfast time again. Fruit salad with quinoa This may seem like a slightly bizarre mix, especially for breakfast, but trust us it works and is wonderfully refreshing. Cut up a mixture of fresh fruit like […]

Posted June 26, 2017 by Julie in Food, Guest Posts, / 1 Comment
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Summer Programs for Kids that Won’t Break Your Budget

Summer Programs for Kids that Won’t Break Your Budget

  Summer Programs for Kids that Won’t Cost Much While children are busy counting down the days until summer finally gets here, many parents are worrying about how to keep their children busy over the break without breaking the bank. It’s important that children don’t become too complacent over the summer. While downtime is certainly needed, children need stimulation to actively engage their brains and keep them busy and thriving. Although there are countless pricey alternatives available, it’s not necessary to spend a fortune sending your kids to a different camp or program every week. Here are some free and […]

Posted June 21, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, TopPosts, / 0 Comments
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Can Pregnant Women Eat That?

Can Pregnant Women Eat That?

Read the Infographic below for details on what is safe to eat while pregnant, and what is not safe to eat for moms-to-be. A healthy diet during pregnancy is not as difficult as it seems. There is room for flexibility as far as quality and quantity of food consumed. The immune system changes so pregnancy makes a woman susceptible to food-borne illnesses, and result in serious medical issues. Initially, usually in the first trimester a light breakfast and a heavy dinner is the norm, to avoid the after effects of morning sickness. The last trimester involves a hearty breakfast and […]

Posted June 19, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Pregnancy, / 0 Comments
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5 Tips for Making Reading Exciting For Your Child

5 Tips for Making Reading Exciting For Your Child

    There is no doubt that reading brings multiple benefits to your child in both the short and long term. Reading helps with your child’s concentration ability, language development, their critical thinking, their imagination, and understanding of the world.     via GIPHY   Almost every parent wants their child to be an avid page turner. Unfortunately, while some children are naturally born bookworms, others look at books like another boring chore. As a parent, your job is to make reading time fun and exciting for your child. If you’re looking for ideas to nurture the love of books […]

Posted June 14, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, / 2 Comments
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10 Things No One Tells You About Being Pregnant

10 Things No One Tells You About Being Pregnant

Incredible Facts About Being Pregnant That Might Surprise You   Congratulations on being pregnant! This must be an exciting time for you and your family. A new member of the family will certainly bring more joy and happiness. The best you can do is keep calm while preparing for the coming of the baby. Pregnancy is a pretty exciting time. You will certainly learn a lot during your first prenatal visit. This includes some of the changes to expect during each trimester and how well your baby is growing in your womb. You will also undergo some vital tests to […]

Posted June 5, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Pregnancy, TopPosts, / 2 Comments
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