Category: Guest Posts

DIY Foosball Game you can make for your kids

DIY Foosball Game you can make for your kids

DIY Project: Foosball game for your kids The internet is filled with the amazing DIY project, and you can make absolutely everything if you have the skills and will. But, before you start making your own bookshelf, I suggest you start with something simple, like games for your kids. Kids love to participate in a DIY project, and that is the perfect way to teach your kids that they can make something from scratch. I want to share with you one simple project, which is easy to make and you can do with your kids. One bonus: everything you need […]

Posted November 17, 2017 by Julie in Entertainment, Family, Guest Posts, / 0 Comments
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The Busy, Working Mom’s Guide to Trying to Keep the House Clean

The Busy, Working Mom’s Guide to Trying to Keep the House Clean

  Is it possible to balance work, kids and keeping a clean house? It’s possible. What about for busy, working moms? Yep. For a few seconds, you have a sparkly, squeaky-clean kitchen, until the munchkins come barreling in the door with muddy feet and squeaky screams. For a few seconds, you stand back and admire the toy-free floor, walk away to do something else and end up stepping on Legos with no munchkin in sight. How do they do that? You wonder if the “eyes in the back of your head” superpower is glitching. Try to talk to your child […]

Posted November 13, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Home, Working Mom, / 1 Comment
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7 Smart Ways to Save Money When Cooking

7 Smart Ways to Save Money When Cooking

If you are looking for some ways to save money, the kitchen remains one of the greatest and easiest places to start on. Food makes about 13% of our total annual expenses, so learning some tricks to cut down some dollars will help you a lot in the long run. You should become very familiar with different cooking techniques using cheaper ingredients in order to spend less and cut costs. It is also important to know how to store some extra ingredients as well as leftovers, so you avoid waste. Down below, you will find some helpful tips that will […]

Posted November 6, 2017 by Julie in Food, Guest Posts, / 0 Comments
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Five Tips to Include More Veggies in Your Kid’s Diet

Five Tips to Include More Veggies in Your Kid’s Diet

If you are struggling with adding more vegetables onto your kid’s plate, you are not alone. Many if not most children find veggies unappealing. In all fairness, they have good reasons. Unfortunately, they still need quite a lot of them in order to stay healthy. Besides, having your kids eat more veggies when they’re young helps make it a habit, which will continue to benefit them as an adult. So how to include more non-potato vegetables into your kid’s diet? What can you do to make sure your kid get those much-needed vitamins, nutrients, and fiber? Read on to find […]

Posted November 1, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, TopPosts, / 1 Comment
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Fun Math & Fitness Activity for Preschool

Fun Math & Fitness Activity for Preschool

Today I have a great learning activity to share. What I like about this activity is it can be adapted for one child or a playgroup. You can do it with numbers, shapes, colors, and any combination you can think of. Just a bit of chalk and let the child who is just learning the names of these shapes or numbers run around and burn some energy while learning. Run Around the Numbers Preschool Activity Get ready to play with numbers outdoors! Your child will actively build a strong math foundation while playing outdoors. This game is also an excellent way […]

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Can Breastfeeding with an STI Harm My Baby?

Can Breastfeeding with an STI Harm My Baby?

  Can Breastfeeding with an STI Harm My Baby? Tips for Mothers   As a new mother, there are certain risks you just don’t want to take. If you became infected with an STI before or during pregnancy, chances are that your doctor helped you manage the situation to preserve both your own health and the health of your newborn. If you became infected after delivery and you’re still breastfeeding your baby, you should stop until you know whether or not it’s a good idea. Diseases That Can Be Passed Through Breastfeeding Not every STI can be passed through breastmilk, but […]

Posted October 17, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Health, Parenting, / 0 Comments
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When to stop swaddling the baby 

When to stop swaddling the baby 

  When to Stop Swaddling Baby Swaddling is a great way to get your baby through those first few months, but when should you stop doing it and move on? Having a baby is one of the most wonderful experiences you can go through, but it is also one of the most traumatic and stressful. As it develops, your baby will go through various stages, and it can sometimes be confusing to know when to move from one stage to the other. Here, we’ll answer one of the most common questions new parents ask: when should they stop swaddling a […]

Posted October 2, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, / 1 Comment
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8 Car Hacks Every Mom Needs to know

8 Car Hacks Every Mom Needs to know

Car Hacks Every Mom Needs to Know   Traveling with kids is a challenge. As parents of a 3-year-old little girl, we’ve had quite a few interesting experiences while on a trip. We’ve had issues with non-stop crying because she was bored, not having enough food, and trying to find items such as baby wipes, face towels, and whatnot. My wife and I decided that we should find a way to make these trips comfortable for all of us. We also thought of a project to teach our daughter responsibility by way of road trips. We put our heads together […]

Posted September 25, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, / 0 Comments
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8 Women’s Health Issues That Can Actually Be Caused by Stress

8 Women’s Health Issues That Can Actually Be Caused by Stress

8 Women’s Health Issues Caused by Stress   At some point, everyone has had to go through stress. However, when it becomes persistent and gets to chronic levels, it not only makes you feel awful emotionally but can also bring about various health problems to both men and women. According to several research studies, stress causes a number of health problems by increasing the risk of such conditions as obesity, diabetes, depression, asthma, gastrointestinal problems and heart disease among others. Such conditions can, however, be eradicated by following simple stress relief strategies suggested by medical experts. The following is a […]

Posted September 19, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Health, / 0 Comments
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Coffee: The Morning Life Saver for Moms

Coffee: The Morning Life Saver for Moms

Why Coffee is the Morning Life Saver for Moms   Coffee is a morning lifesaver for busy moms.  So many of us can’t imagine starting off your day without a caffeine intake.  Perhaps it’s the baby that kept you up all night, or you’re waking up early trying to get the kids ready for school, or it’s the lack of sleep from our never-ending to-do list. Exhaustion can creep up quickly.   In fact, being tired is part of our normal lives.  Coffee is something many of us look forward to; the smell, the taste, and the sound of brewing […]

Posted September 12, 2017 by Julie in Food, Guest Posts, / 0 Comments
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