10 Uses For Vaseline

10 Uses For Vaseline Petroleum Jelly

Vaseline (petroleum jelly) has been around for almost 150 years and is a staple in many households. Like baking soda and vinegar, Vaseline (or the store-brand petroleum jelly) is very inexpensive and can be used in so many ways! Smooth Hair – Use Vaseline the same way you would use a hair product to smooth […]

6 Basic Manners You Should Teach Your Children

6 Basic Manners That You Should Be Teaching Your Children

You see it everywhere you go: Children with bad manners. If you’re a parent, it’s up to you to teach your children how to behave and show good manners toward others. Whether it’s being polite or knowing how to act in public, manners is an important lesson that all children need to learn. Here are […]

6 Things That Make You Look Dumb On Facebook

6 Things That Are Making You Look Dumb On Facebook

It’s no surprise that people post an assortment of things on Facebook that can make them look really dumb. Are you one of them?  I practically live on Facebook and it never fails to amaze me how many people I thought were relatively smart can really lose all common sense when they are on Facebook. […]

How To Make Homemade Body Butter

How To Make Homemade Body Butter with Essential Oils

We have been making many of our own cleaning products in our house lately and I decided that it was time to  move on to making our own personal care items as well! This homemade body butter was remarkably easy to make and can be customized using any scent or combination of scents that you […]

Teaching Kids How To Deal With Bullying

Teaching Kids How To Deal With Bullying

Teaching kids how to deal with bullying involves much more than telling them to go to an adult. Children who never learn to deal with bullies on their own can fail to develop a healthy sense of independence or self-worth. Bullying can actually grow in intensity if the parent or guardian has no idea how […]

How To Save On Makeup and Cosmetics

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How to Save Money on Makeup Purchases Everyone knows that keeping up with the latest trends in makeup can take a lot of time and money. There are beauty products everywhere that seem to shout out our name. They are in magazines, on the television, in print media, the drugstore, and even online. It is […]

The 7 Gifts You Should Never Buy a Man For Valentines Day

7 Gifts You Should NOT Buy a Man For Valentines Day

Dudes are pretty easy to please for the most part and Valentine’s Day reflect that. Not many women go around stressing about the gifts they will have to get their boyfriends and whether or not they will like them. Women have that power over men…they can always bat those eyelashes, flash those pearly whites and […]

The 10 Gifts You Should Never Buy a Woman For Valentine’s Day

10 Gifts That You Should NOT Buy a Woman For Valentines Day

While this site is geared towards moms, I do have a very loyal male readership and gentlemen, this article is for you! I am going to save you a ton of grief and maybe even save your current romantic relationship. Buying your partner a Valentine’s Day gift is something that you are probably not naturally […]

How To Keep Squirrels Out Of Your Bird Feeders

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This is a particularly challenging time of year for birds and their sometimes delicate feeders, as they compete with squirrels for every last seed. If you have a bird feeder set up, it can be quite disheartening to look out the window and see the squirrels just shoveling all of the bird seed out on […]

Why You Need To Stop Wearing Pajama Pants In Public

Stop Wearing Pajama Pants In Public

There are not many things that can beat sitting around the kitchen or on your sofa with a cup of java in your pajama pants. The soft, plush material caresses your skin gently while you lounge in the privacy of your own home. But for some, that pleasure extends all the way to the local […]

9 Uses For Egg Cartons

9 Uses For Egg Cartons

Finding a way to give things that we would normally throw away a new purpose is always a great way to help the environment. We talked about 40 ways that you can recycle household items before and briefly talked about egg cartons, but here are 9 more ways to use empty egg cartons: Paint Them! […]