6 tips to Get The Most Out of Your Next Hotel Stay

Do you want to know how to get the most out of your next hotel stay experience?   I am what my sister would call a maximizer. That means I always want the best bang for my buck and the best experience for my time and effort. Basically, I am always trying to get the…

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11 Things To “Let Go Of” To Be A Happier Parent

Have you ever wished you were a happier parent?   We all want to be happier parents. At least I do. I want to find joy in my parenthood and show my kids that I love being their mother (even if it is hard at times). I am a firm believer in the adage that…

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10 Activities to Teach Your Children Gratitude!

Are you looking for some fun ideas to teach your children gratitude?   I want my children to be happy. I really do. I pray for it every night and work toward it every day. The most effective thing I have found for happiness (in children and adults) is gratitude. When we are filled with Gratitude…

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Tips and Tricks for taking your young kids to the Circus!

(I was given tickets to Ringling Brothers in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own. Read my Full Disclosure HERE)   Are you planning on taking your family to the Circus in the near future?   Recently I had the opportunity to take my family to go see the Ringling Brothers and Barnum…

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5 Tips For Taking Care Of Braces For A Better Experience!

  How we take care of our braces really impacts our experience with them.   As parents we all want our children to have good. For many parents, this means getting our children needed braces.  However, as any parent who has had to get their child braces knows: Getting the braces are just the first…

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The Top 10 Blogger Mistakes Keeping You From Success!

(This post does contain a few Affiliate links, which cost you nothing to use but help me keep my blog going. So Thanks! The thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. You can read my full disclosure here) We all make mistakes, but these blogger mistakes can really cost you.   Do you want to…

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10-minute organizing makeovers

If you have very little time to tidy your space and make it look neat, here are some ideas how to do this. The 10-minute organizing makeovers presented here are easy to do and don’t require special skills. They will help you keep your home neat and clean so, you don’t have to spend much…

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Top 6 Benefits to Drinking Enough Water

I have always heard that there are a ton of benefits to drinking enough water every day.   As I looked into the topic I found a lot more benefits then I thought I would. I can now understand  why in many cultures water is a symbol of life. I don’t think I fully appreciated,…

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8 Great Ideas to Foster a LOVE of Reading in Your Children!

I’m sure that we can all agree that a love of reading is a great thing to instill in our children.   There are studies that have been done on the effects of regular reading. The findings are quite impressive.  These studies have shown that regular reading increases vocabulary, increases focus and comprehension, improves writing…

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