Join Us for the Worldwide Day of Play!


Today is the Worldwide Day of Play!!! The Worldwide Day of Play is an annual event encouraging children (and parents) to turn off the television and get outside and play.  Every year, Nickelodeon goes completely dark for three hours on Worldwide Day  of Play, taking programming off the air on all of its channels and shutting down its websites to reinforce one simple message: Get up, get out, and go play! Over the years, these efforts have resulted in thousands of events and millions of … [Read more...]

Happier. Healthier. Wiser.


This month, I'm participating in the September Sapphire Even Day Blog Challenge with Kimberly from Being a Wordsmith! Saturday, September 20, 2014: Prosperity.Write a post inspired by these words:Happier, Healthier, Wiser. I have been laying out my goals for the remainder of the year and into 2015...and the focus has been around this concept: Happier. Healthier. Wiser. Happier. My New Year's resolution for the past several years has been focusing on being happy. I rarely ever … [Read more...]

Our Citrus Lane Box for September is Here!

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We just got our September Citrus Lane subscription box...yeah! This time, Micah is 2 months into being 3 - and hitting some significant milestones! In case you've never heard about Citrus Lane, let me share some more information. Citrus Lane was developed by Mauria Finley as a way to help parents discover innovative products, share information, ask questions and find inspiration. Every product included has been recommended and reviewed by their advisory board and community.  Citrus Lane … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: Back to Kindergarten!

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This month, I'm participating in the September Sapphire Even Day Blog Challenge with Kimberly from Being a Wordsmith! Thursday, September 18, 2014: Throwback Thursday. Post a throwback picture and tell us all about it. This picture is from my kindergarten graduation...circa 1988. It's so weird because I remember every moment of this day; however, there are some moments in my adulthood that I don't even remember.  My mom was torturing me this day because she wanted me to wear the puffy … [Read more...]

Pressures Moms Can Do Without On Vacation… {Guest Post}

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Remember when going away on vacation was a fun thing to do? I mean, don’t get me wrong. It still is. But when you were younger, perhaps before the kids came along, there was a whole less PRESSURE, you know? So just what ARE these worries that now plague us as mothers, and how do we go about combatting them? Snapback Body Oh here we go. So the likelihood is, every magazine you walk past for the ENTIRE summer is going to be screaming from its cover about … [Read more...]

Wake Up Wednesday #34

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Tweet #wakeupwednesdaylinky     Welcome to the 34th week of     Wake Up Wednesday "Linky"  25 Blogs  -  1 Party &   Giveaway We are so excited to have you all party with us. Thank you so much to all those who participate in our party. Last week we had  417 awesome linkups!     Wake Up and be happy, get excited and have fun with us!  We want to be inspired, entertained, laugh and have a good time!    The hop is hosted and posted on these different blogs!  Your … [Read more...]

Blogger Shout Out!

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This month, I'm participating in the September Sapphire Even Day Blog Challenge with Kimberly from Being a Wordsmith! Tuesday, September 16, 2014: Pay It Forward. Give a shout-out to 3-4 bloggers whose posts you enjoy. Why? Share their URL and social media info. For this post in the blog challenge, I am choosing bloggers with whom have devoted their time and efforts to helping other bloggers. I have been following and/or working with these bloggers for the past year, and I just so … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday Turn It Up Tuesday! #52

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We are celebrating Turn It Up Tuesday's birthday too! And we are so happy to have you here with us to celebrate...and connect...and grow! This week we'd love to see your anniversary, birthday, milestone, party, etc. posts! We want to have a great time reading all of your celebratory posts in celebration of Turn It Up Tuesday! Plus, we're having a great giveaway - with co-hosts and guest hosts (past and present)! Make sure to enter below to win! Thanks so much for joining us last week while … [Read more...]

Moms Who Want It All and Are Getting It! – Learn More About the MomCo App!

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Many moms want a schedule flexible enough that they can spend more time with their children, but still be able to work. Many moms are turning to social media, blogging, entrepreneurship and freelance work in order to still be full time moms and make an exceptional income working from home. These women want flexibility no matter what situation they are in: they need 2 incomes to make ends meet, they are single and need to support their children on their own, they want to be able to travel, or … [Read more...]

This Momma’s Meandering Mondays #64


Welcome one and all to This Momma's Meandering Mondays 64 and I want to offer a great, big thank you in advance to all of you who link up with us! Now...let's get the party started and come on in and join the fun by linking up your favorite posts! We had an absolutely awesome week last week! Share the fun and make some new friends, find a new yummy treat, or find a wonderful new craft idea to make. This is a great way to grow in your friendships! But before we start this party...Grab a … [Read more...]

Social Media Mixer #16


Welcome to the 16th week of the Social Media Mixer! Thank you to everyone who joined us for Week 15 - we had 150 blogs and numerous social media link-ups! The Social Media Mixer is all about networking and making connections. Also, you can gain exposure and increase your social media following! Link up your blog posts and social media accounts and mix it up with some of the other linkers. Each week, the Weekday Mixer will start on Saturday nights at 8:00pm and go on until Wednesday nights at … [Read more...]

The Pandas and Their Chopsticks {Product Review}

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**Disclaimer: I received the book, The Pandas and Their Chopsticks by Demi, from Wisdom Tales in exchange for an honest review.  All opinions are my own.** I love multicultural books... Because of my exposure to many different cultures while living on St. Croix and being raised by grandparents from St. Lucia, I have always had an interest in multicultural activities, books, events, and experiences. And I want to expose my son to the same. Therefore, when I had the opportunity to read … [Read more...]