How to Establish a Back to School Bedtime Routine

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Making sure children get a good night’s rest can be an essential key to a successful school year.   With a new school year on the horizon or started for many, you might be getting nervous about easing your child into a bedtime routine again. Making sure children get a good night’s rest can be an essential key to a successful school year, which is why we have … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Save Money on Back to School Clothes

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Does the idea of back to school shopping have you seeing dollar signs? If so, don’t fret just yet! Building a back to school wardrobe doesn’t need to be expensive or overwhelming. With a little planning ahead and shopping savvy, you can get the clothing your children need at an affordable cost and in minimal time. Here are 7 ways to save money on back to school clothes and take … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Save Money at the Movies

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Do you love going to the movies? Taking in a great flick and enjoying your favorite snacks is a wonderful way to pass the time. If you have been to the movie theater lately, you may have noticed how pricey this pastime can be. Well the good news is, there are ways to save money when you go to the movies. Take a look below at 7 ways to save money at the movies and have a great … [Read more...]

Handling A Detour On The Road To Reinvention

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In the last few years I have become quite the planner. I learned from Tara Marino at Elegant Femme that when there are things you want for yourself, "if it doesn't get on the calendar, it doesn't happen." So I schedule in not only business and family events, but all the fun experiences I want to have in complete detail. I had vowed that this summer was going to be a "real" … [Read more...]

Best Buy Makes Birthday Gifting a Snap

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We’ve partnered with Best Buy to share this awesome information! Are you like me in that you have a particular time of year in which you have a disproportionate number of birthdays to celebrate? Between June and September I have no fewer than half a dozen birthdays of relatives and close friends (not to mention my own on August 23th!). Several of the people on my list are of … [Read more...]

Ways to Save Money on Back to School Supplies

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Does the thought of back to school season have you seeing dollar signs? If so, you might be wondering how you can cut some corners and save some cash. Take a look below at 7 ways to save money on back to school supplies and get all of the back to school goodies you need for less! With just a little planning and creativity, you can stock up for the entire year for a fraction of … [Read more...]

7 Essential Oils for Newbies

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Are you interested in making essential oils a part of your daily routine? You will find them helpful when it comes to your health, beauty, and household needs. Just a few drops can enhance cleaning products, beauty products, and even repel pests. Here are 7 essential oils for newbies that you can try and add to your daily routine. 1. Peppermint oil. A few drops of … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Make Your Swimsuit Last Longer

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If you have purchased a swimsuit recently, you know they can be quite costly! Taking good care of your swimsuit is an excellent way to make it last longer and get more bang for your buck. If you are unsure about how to care for your swimsuit, take a peek below at 7 ways to make your swimsuit last longer and get more wear out of it. It is easier than you may think and these … [Read more...]

Seven Steps to Reinvention

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I have been on the "Road To Reinvention" for a few years now and it all started with a decision. I knew I was unhappy, bored, working too much, and really had lost myself both physically and mentally. I would look in the mirror and wonder, "Is that really what I look like?" I was so used to saying "yes" to doing for others; my son, husband, mom, or a client, that I did not know … [Read more...]

7 Creative Uses for Kiddie Pools

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This is the time of year where kiddie pools are being sold everywhere, and at reasonable prices too. You can find a standard kiddie pool for less than $10, making them a great value! And while kiddie pools are fantastic for the kiddies to splash in, there are other fun ways to use them as well. Take a look below at 7 creative uses for kiddie pools that you can try this summer! … [Read more...]