7 Ways To Make Being A Busy Mom Easier (And Make A Little Time For You!)

Parenting, Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Being a parent is a full time job. Indeed, for many of us, it’s a full time job that we manage on top of another full time job. There are even some crazy fools who have a full time job and are developing their own business as a side hustle...

Benefits Of Following A Vegetarian Or A Vegan Diet

Lifestyle, Parenting, DIY & Tips
While eating vegan was once thought to be simply a hippie fad, studies have shown that a diet free of animal products can actually provide a huge number of benefits. More and more, people are adopting a vegan lifestyle – including celebrities like Ellen DeGeneres, Alicia Silverstone, Zooey Deschanel, and...

How To Be A Healthier You Like Lisa Faulkner

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Unless you’ve been living inside a cave, you’d know Lisa Faulkner. She has starred in numerous films like This Morning, What’s Cooking and Death In Paradise. She has even became a celebrity chef and was able to publish her own cookery book. This woman has achieved so much in life....

Reconnecting With Your Inner Child

Parenting, Lifestyle
Being an adult is boring, isn’t it? Sure, you’ve got the chance to eat all the chocolate and shop for as many pairs of shoes as you want, but in general it’s full of responsibilities that no one wants to be involved with. When you’re a child, you feel like...

9 Things To Do Before Bed For A Perfect Night's Sleep

DIY & Tips, Lifestyle, Parenting
What you do several hours before bedtime determines the quality of your sleep. If you are looking to get a perfect night`s sleep, then this is for you. While there is no substitute for optimal sleep duration, we have nine tips for things you should do before bed to ensure...

Gluten-Free Pizza in Melbourne?

Travel, Lifestyle
Pizza is one of the many foods that we assume to be out of reach of those who only eat gluten-free food. Are we really missing out on something? Probably. Being gluten-intolerant can be quite difficult. Every meal in a strange place can easily become a minefield that ends up...

The New Kenmore Elite Ovation Stand Mixer is a game-changer

DIY & Tips, Lifestyle
This new Kenmore Elite Ovation Stand Mixer is a must-have. It's available today on pre-sale at 9:30am Sears.com/ovation. Which one would you buy? Burgundy or Metallic Gray? Equal parts innovative design and powerful performance, the Kenmore Elite Ovation Stand Mixer is a game-changer. Mix without the mess with the patented...

The Ultimate Chicago Summer Staycation

Travel, Parenting, Holiday, Lifestyle
Chicago Marriott Lincolnshire Resort Offers Couples and Families The Ultimate Summer Staycation Experiences, with Affordable Overnight Packages, Golf Specials, Patio Dining and Events, and Sunday Brunch Warmer temperatures in Chicago have sparked vacation fever for couples and families looking to kick-off summer. And while Memorial Day marks the unofficial start...

Reasons Why You Should Be Baking Your Own Bread

Lifestyle, Home & garden, DIY & Tips
Bread has been a staple for many centuries since people learned to bake. And while the techniques of baking bread have evolved over the course of time, what remains true is that bread — like most types of food — are best made at home, not bought from elsewhere.  And...

Old McDonald Had a Tilapia

Lifestyle
Knowing more about the seafood you eat can contribute to keeping the oceans healthy. Much like the farm-to-table movement, the boat-to-plate equivalent of eating seafood locally and responsibly is good for both the planet and consumers.   Seafood is an inexpensive source of healthy protein that can have a low carbon...

Dunkin Donuts Cop on a Rooftop 2018

Lifestyle
Sponsored by Dunkin Donuts ChicagoThank you all for the amazing support and celebratory posts for #CoponaRooftop! More than $800,000 was raised and we couldn't be happier! POLICE OFFICERS TO STAKE OUT MORE THAN 285 DUNKIN’ DONUTS ROOFTOPSFOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS ILLINOIS, FRIDAY, MAY 18Chicago, IL—April, 2018—For the 16th year in a row,...

How To Decide On The Best Gift Ideas For Your Family’s Special Day

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
When we attend celebrations involving family and relatives, we are requested to or many times feel the necessity to provide gifts for the whole family. Whether the celebration is a baby shower, a birthday party, or marriage, it's hard to decide what present to get. Should the gift be expensive?...

Can Your Kitchen Settings Reduce Joint Pain?

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
Picture the scene. You’re ready to start the day. You’ve got plenty of things planned for today. But as you get out of bed, suddenly you notice an excruciating pain in your knee. It’s painful to move, and you really don’t like the idea of putting pressure on it just...

Get Rewards For Eating Ice Cream at Jewel-Osco!

Lifestyle, Parenting
This post is sponsored by Mirum. Opinions are my own.It's time to stock up on all your favorite ice cream from Jewel-Osco! For every $20 you spend on Talenti Gelato Pints, Good Humor Strawberry Shortcake, Breyer's 2in1's, Magnum Tubs, Popsicle or Klondike, you'll choose a $5 reward.  And with plenty...

Tips and Tricks to Optimize Your Budget

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Somehow, budgets just seem to come naturally to some people. They manage to breeze through their expenditures, wanting for nothing other than what they have, yet possessing the ability to purchase anything that they might want.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Others seem to struggle with keeping money in the...

Cutting Your Food Waste

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Most Americans waste about $40 worth of food a month. That might not sound like a lot, but for some families, it’s a whole weeks worth of shopping. A recent study found that globally we throw away around 1.3 billion tons of food every year, which is around a third...

How To Make Your Garden More Interesting

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
Photo Credit When you have been living in a place for a long time, it is only natural that you want to improve the scenery to make the environment a little more interesting. The same also goes for your garden. This doesn’t necessarily mean that you have to completely overhaul...

Bring the Family Together With These Fun Activities

Image Credit: Pixabay The prevalence of screens in our family homes has made getting together as a group much more difficult. The little ones just want to watch cartoons, the teenagers seem to be glued to their phones and the parents are just as bad (though we never admit it!)....

8 Reasons To Go Green With Your Reusable Shopping Bags

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
It is one of the most effective ways that we can help the environment as individual consumers: avoid plastic shopping bags and switch to reusable ones. Why are people so reluctant to make this change? Here are eight reasons why you should be getting reusable shopping bags as part of...

Use Wooden Benches To Add Simple and Unique Design Element In Your Home

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
The GloDea® XQuare Wooden Furniture Collection GloDea® is a design company that "has innovation deeply branded in their core." Their XQuare Wood Furniture Collection is made in the USA, with the goal of "providing unique designs to those who seek something new and exciting." Each piece from the XQuare Furniture...