Beyond A Lullaby

“Mom, I can’t sleep without my music.” This summer we have been staying out at the campground. My kids love it out here, but at night there are different noises than at More »

Phil Wickham – Children Of God

Music is like an old friend, always there when you need it. Just like old friends that you keep forever, I seem to listen to the same music for a lifetime. I like music that More »

Limeapple

Summer is in full swing, and that means trips to the pool and beaches! My kids love to explore the tidal pools and discover what living in them! I’m always worried about More »

Rocket-Bye

We were sitting around the campfire the other night when a friend pointed out that the space station was going to be passing overhead very soon, so we all ran out into More »

My Playful Kitchen: Cook, Connect, Learn

The kitchen is the heart of the home. Growing up my grandmother would sit in her rocking chair in the kitchen and we would chat about our days. I remember standing on More »

 

Beyond A Lullaby

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“Mom, I can’t sleep without my music.” This summer we have been staying out at the campground. My kids love it out here, but at night there are different noises than at home, noises that frighten my kids. The squirrels running on the roof of the camper, people sitting around the campfire and so many

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I’ve been a member of Swagbucks for a long time and I love the program. Most recently I redeemed my points in for some Amazon gift cards and went shopping for a few items that I have been wanting for myself! If you aren’t familiar with Swagbucks, it is the web’s most popular reward program

Retirement Savings Strategies For Late Starters

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Read any financial advice ever printed and it will all tell you the same thing – start saving for retirement as early as possible. It is by far and away the best way to prepare for your later years and ensure that you have a comfortable future. However, what happens if you haven’t been able

Steps To Start Taking Control Of Your Personal Finances

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It’s easy to feel like your personal finances aren’t really under your control. That they are your circumstances instead of your assets, your tools. That’s because a lot of people operate with personal finances they can’t do much with. The trick is to take back control. To eliminate external pressures as much as possible and

It’s Never Your Fault If You Get Burgled – But You Can Make It Harder

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“Victim blaming” is a phrase which has become more commonly used in recent years. This phrase indicates that the victim of a crime is seeing insult added to injury by somehow being held responsible for the crime. And certainly, victim blaming is a real problem in society. Victims of – in some cases, quite appalling

Having A Clearout? What You Need To Know About Selling Your Stuff

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Decluttering is one of those jobs most of us tend to put off for as long as possible. But when we’ve cleared a space and everything is neat and tidy, we’re glad we put in the effort. The trouble with a task like this is figuring out how to get started. Before you go in

Phil Wickham – Children Of God

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Music is like an old friend, always there when you need it. Just like old friends that you keep forever, I seem to listen to the same music for a lifetime. I like music that is familiar, something that I can sing along with and something that my children will enjoy as well. “Children of God” is a powerful album

Budget-Friendly Home Restoration For The Entire Family

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Do you feel a draft when you open the door in the living room even though the window is not open? Or maybe the floor is creaky and the ceiling started to fall in the bedroom. Every home needs a restoration from time to time. Even though you invest in high-quality materials and products, the

A Cool, Creative Room for a Cool, Creative Kid!

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There are some absolutely insane children’s rooms out there. They’re cool and everything, but they hardly fit with our penny-minding mindset, do they? No, you don’t need their rooms to be that out-there. But you do need to put a lot more focus on a child’s bedroom that you might think. Understanding the importance of

Limeapple

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Summer is in full swing, and that means trips to the pool and beaches! My kids love to explore the tidal pools and discover what living in them! I’m always worried about sunburns on their fair skin, but I worry less when she’s wearing her “Limeapple” swimsuit. “Limeapple” offers a wide variety of fun girls