I Grow Connection #GroSomethingGreater


As a child of about six years of age, my parent’s gave me my first gardening space. It was a small garden right in front of the house (what on earth were they thinking…lol). Did I tend this prominent garden well? No. Like most children that age, the novelty wore off quickly. The weeds flourished, and I watered rarely. Despite my neglect a few flowers bloomed, and I bloomed with pride over…

7 Fun Rainy Day Activities For Kids

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Nothing is more frustrating than being cooped up inside with a bunch of fidgety kids on a rainy day when you have a lot of work to get done.  As a working mother who often has kids at home with her, I understand the dilemma when these days appear and so these 7 Fun Rainy […]

The Importance of Family Dinner #NewTraDish


The importance of family dinner, is something which should not be overlooked. The act of sitting down to a meal together, nourishes family members with far more than just food. It is a great way to keep a strong connection with your kids, and I’ve even seen a recent report, claiming that children who eat dinner as a family are…

Make Your Own LEGO Minifigure Family

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This post brought to you by LEGO. All opinions are 100% mine. Christmas is coming up on us fast, but it isn’t too late to send your friends and family a fun custom holiday card.  You don’t even need to sit for a picture.  It only takes a few minutes to build a LEGO Minifigure […]

Find a Welcoming Online Home at Moms.com

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As moms, no matter your age, income, marital status, etc., we all share one thing in common. We love our kids. We like to share their accomplishments, and strive to find solutions to help them be their best. There is a neat new site which is just about that. It’s called Moms.com. The site is […]

The Britax Boulevard 70-G3, When Only the Safest Will Do

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My daughter is no longer a baby, but she is still my precious little treasure. She is now a big girl in an elementary school K-1 class. Just because she has gotten a little bigger, certainly doesn’t mean I should slack on safety concerns for her though. My heart would be no less broken if […]

School is Cool & Sticky Situations On-the-Road Are Under Control


My Daughter, Lil Foodie, has been back-to-school for a month now, and seems to be right in the swing of things. She is enjoying her bus ride in (something that took mommy more adjustment than her, I think), and usually comes home in good spirits. She is also handling her after school therapies quite well. So far so good, and no nasty colds either…