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Monthly Resolutions For a Happier, Healthier 2017

A Monthly Guide to making and keeping resolutions throughout the year!   January: After the holidays, toys, clothes, dishes, and decorations gets used, thrown around, and piled up. Spend 15 minutes a day just tidying up, starting with the biggest clutter spots, in a different room each day of the week. If you are anything…… Continue reading Monthly Resolutions For a Happier, Healthier 2017

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DIY Pop Art From Any Photo + Free app

Pop art has been around for decades, and still has an incredible following of high end connoisseurs. Who doesn’t recognize the Campbell’s soup can, multicolored Beatles album art, or even the many versions of Obama’s “Hope” campaign picture? Primary colors and a simplified photo are all you need to start creating your own pop art,…… Continue reading DIY Pop Art From Any Photo + Free app

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9 Postpartum Superfoods

Whether you are nursing, trying to get back to your pre-baby body, or dealing with new allergies and sensitivity (like me), this list contains some of the best food to promote lactation, weight loss and maintenance, hormonal balancing, and resupplying your body with all of the vitamins and minerals lost during childbirth. Water While not…… Continue reading 9 Postpartum Superfoods

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Cheap Toddler Crafts: Popsicle Stick Wreath

Finding clean(ish) crafts to do with a toddler is harder than trying to lasso the moon. On the other hand, creativity is so integral to helping teach young children about the world as well as hand eye coordination and a host of other wonderful benefits. TIP: I found all of these supplies at my local…… Continue reading Cheap Toddler Crafts: Popsicle Stick Wreath

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How to Get Paid To Buy Groceries

Like many stay at home moms, I have tried my hand at couponing after seeing a mommy friend of mine posting truckloads of hand soap and ketchup for a mere $0.98. I don’t think I’ll ever burn through that much hand soap and ketchup unless I wash hot dogs and french fries for every meal,…… Continue reading How to Get Paid To Buy Groceries

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10 Unique Gifts Under $30

Post may contain affiliate links I can’t believe it’s already the last week of December, and I still have yet to buy gifts for my family, my nieces, and the family gift exchange! Thankfully, most of the items listed below can still arrive before Christmas if you act fast! I have been seriously slacking this…… Continue reading 10 Unique Gifts Under $30

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Gluten Free Holiday Lactation Crinkle Cookies

After my third child was born, I developed allergies to both soy and wheat, which really sucks when you love bread and are part of a Chinese household. I have had quite the journey, trying to find good recipes for cookies, let alone lactation cookies, and here is my best recipe so far! Being soy…… Continue reading Gluten Free Holiday Lactation Crinkle Cookies