Personalized Coffee Mugs from 5amily

Teacher appreciation week has just passed. I wanted to show our appreciation to my son’s teacher with a gift, but I didn’t know what to get. When I asked my son what More »

When We Last Spoke by Marci Henna – #WhenWeLastSpoke #FlyBy

“Welcome to Fireside, Texas – Where no strangers are known! Home of the free and the brave, and the everlasting polite person. We never take the last cookie. No one eats beets, More »

A Spectacle of Glory: God’s Light Shining Through Me Every Day

One of my fondest memories about my Grandmother is one of her sitting in her rocking chair in the kitchen and writing in her diary. Everyday without fail she would write about More »

Pepe Builds A Nest

Like most children, mine argue with each other a lot. While it’s tempting to step in the middle and resolve it myself, I try to stand back and let them come to More »

The Road Less Taken: A Collection of Unusual Short Stories (Book 2)

There is no better way to spend an afternoon than sitting down and having a chat with a long lost friend.  “The Road Less Taken: A Collection of Unusual Short Stories Book More »

 

Personalized Coffee Mugs from 5amily

Teacher appreciation week has just passed. I wanted to show our appreciation to my son’s teacher with a gift, but I didn’t know what to get. When I asked my son what his teacher needed he replied, “Coffee, lots and lots of coffee!” I laughed at him then discovered he was dead serious. So I

How to Teach Your Dogs to Stop Barking

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The dogs can be taught not to bark through few simple techniques like: Removing the things that motivate them to bark Ignore their barking Make them less sensitive to stimulus Teach quiet command to your dogs Ask your dog to do incompatible things Tire out your dog By following these techniques you can teach your

When We Last Spoke by Marci Henna – #WhenWeLastSpoke #FlyBy

“Welcome to Fireside, Texas – Where no strangers are known! Home of the free and the brave, and the everlasting polite person. We never take the last cookie. No one eats beets, but we thank the hostess for them, anyway. Population: eight hundred forty-seven. Climate: cheerful and cozy. Main industry: minding our children and our

Happy Valentine’s Day – Pamper Gifts to Grow Points

It was a stormy Valentine’s Day today! We didn’t go anywhere, but we made the day special by doing some fun activities with the kids! I’m always amazed by their creativity. Once we were shoveled out, Grannie came over and we played a few rounds of UNO. We’ll venture out tomorrow to get some more

Chocolate Dipped Team Challenge

It’s time for another Swagbucks team challenge! Team challenges are a fun and easy way to earn SB from Swagbucks. Swagbucks is my favourite site to earn cash back in the form of points (called SB), for doing everyday tasks that you do online like shopping, answering surveys, discovering deals, watching videos and even searching

A Spectacle of Glory: God’s Light Shining Through Me Every Day

One of my fondest memories about my Grandmother is one of her sitting in her rocking chair in the kitchen and writing in her diary. Everyday without fail she would write about what she did, the weather and any special event. While she was alive she would allow us to read it, but after her passing

Valentine’s Day Shop Deals – Canada

Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it! Have you found the perfect gift for that special someone in your life? Do you shopping through Swagbucks and get cash back in the form of SB for all your purchases! Now through Valentine’s Day, select retailers are offering double cash back or more! Sign up

The Art Of Mixing Old Decor With New

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If you are house proud in any way, you will know the importance of keeping up with interior trends. However, just as with the clothing market, keeping up with trends can be tiring and full of risk. If you choose to decorate a room with a specific, brand new trend in mind, it may look

Valentine’s Day Collector’s Bills

Valentine’s Day is almost here! To celebrate Swagbucks has released their “Collector’s Bills”.  Simply search the web using the Swagbucks search engine and you will have a chance to collect a “Collector’s Bill” worth SB points. Collect them all and you’ll receive an SB Bonus! Once you’ve collected enough SB, you can redeem them for

Opportunities Every Mom Should Explore at Least Once

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My wife loves trying new things. One day, she started giving knitting a try. It wasn’t long until she got bored, but she managed to finish a sweater and a pair of socks by the time she decided to try something else. For those of you who embrace the responsibility of being a full-time mom,