REALITY MOMS PARTNER: Make Money For Your Schools

  Let’s just face it.  Education is not cheap in any way shape or form!  Whether you have a kid in elementary school or college, parenting puts the strain on the pocketbook. I often wonder how I can truly help the school my son goes to without all those crazy fundraising programs they offer. One opportunity this back to school season is shopping and sharing box tops with the Box Tops for Education program.  I mean, we’re already spending money for our families why not take the time to save…

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REALITY MOMS PARTNER: Long Live Yogurt and Motherhood

When I was a kid growing up I didn’t ever eat yogurt. Honestly, I know it’s been around for a zillion years but it wasn’t something my parents introduced us to.  Fast forward and it’s something I can’t get my boys to slow down eating!  Ha. I know that’s truly not a *bad* thing.  But boy is it tough to keep it stocked in the fridge.   When it comes to shopping for products for my family I tend to lean toward items that tell a story. Items that I…

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REALITY MOMS PARTNER: New Wireless Plan for Families

Can you believe it? For the last ten years, I have never switched wireless phone plans! I know. I know. A lot has changed in ten years and there’s a lot more out there now. When I had the opportunity to test out a brand new cell phone AND plan I jumped on it. Republic Wireless is fabulous! I say this because I’ve been paying a crazy amount of money for wireless and have been getting just barely the data I need. It was great to see I could cut my bill…

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9 Ways to Save Your Summer Sanity

Good heavens. Are you seriously surviving your summer?! I decided to take the summer off (I mean, sort of.) I decided to bump down business and bump up motherhood. I came to the realization that my little has one year left before kindergarten and my oldest is close to the ‘I’m too cool for you’ attitude. That is something I’m NOT looking forward to considering half my girlfriends tell me daily what an absolute pure hell it is having tweens and teens in their lives. So I’m “play mom” and…

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Summer Survival Guide: Backyard Toys

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Oh ya know, another day of hustlin’. HA! Just kidding, but I adore Jennaphr Frederick not just cause she lets me hang with her on TV – but cause she’s just FREAKING FUN!! So is Karen Hepp and of course Mike Jerrick. They are all really great peeps in my book. This morning Jennaphr Frederick and I talked about great products for backyard fun with your kids! Here are the best backyard toys:   BACKYARD SAFARI OUTFITTERS – Base Camp Shelter  This brand is…

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