HOW I GOT MY TODDLER TO SLEEP AT BEDTIME

When it came to putting my 15-month-old daughter to bed, the struggle was real. She is very high energy and very strong willed. Bed time was an ongoing struggle and seemed to drag on for hours some nights. If I put her down she would scream in protest. What I didn’t realize; I was contributing …

10 MUSTS BEFORE YOU HAVE YOUR BABY

Along with a new waddle and trying to stay comfortable, entering the final trimester, the urgency to nest and prepare for a baby really sets in.  As your doing your final preparing for your new little love, you may be asking, “Am I forgetting anything?” I know I did. I should also mention that I …

HOT DEAL ALERT: BABY WASH & DIAPERS

I just noticed a Hot Deal Alert at CVS! Johnson and Johnson and Pampers are Spend $30.00 get $10 extrabucks. There is a buy one get one free Johnson and Johnson in the Sunday paper (up to 21.99).  Coupons.com has 2.00 off pampers diapers, and two dollars off two Johnson and Johnson. Reading the fine …

MY FAVORITE ITEMS FOR A NEW BABY

Finding out we were going to have a baby was the most wonderful news in the world.  I immediately started my research on what to expect as a new mom. Pinterest was my new best friend and I would my spend free time reading other mom blogs to learn about their birthing experiences, the first …

Celebrating Baby’s First Christmas

“Never worry about the size of your Christmas tree. In the eyes of children, they are all 30 feet tall.” – Larry Wilde Baby’s first Christmas is the most special time! Your new bundle of joy brings all sorts of excitement. Our little pumpkin was still only a few months old when it was Christmas time. …

How to Score Free Diapers

Do you want to know how you can get three packs of diapers for the price of one? I thought so. How I Keep my Diaper Costs Down If you read my post,Why it’s Worth it to Coupon,  you will see me sharing at the bottom how I got 3 packs of Huggies Diapers for less …

Why it’s Worth it to Coupon

Is it worth it to Use Coupons and Loyalty Rewards Programs? There was a point in my life I thought is it was a waste of time to use coupons and loyalty rewards programs. I thought, “big deal, I save .$50. It’s not worth my time investment.”  I thoroughly enjoy, financial planning & investing and I …

The Value of a Memory

“Sometimes you will never know the value of something, until it becomes a memory.” ― Dr. Seuss How do so few words come together so simply, but so powerfully? It’s so easy to get caught up in the overwhelming-ness of life.   Sometimes we forget to stop and take a moment to be in the present …