Germ Etiquette 101
6 Feb
2017
By Natalie Rea

Germ Etiquette 101 »

No one enjoys being sick, so Mama, put on your big-girl panties and don't be afraid to be vocal about doing your part to keep cold and flu germs from spreading!

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The Cool Mom
23 Jan
2017
By Natalie Rea

The Cool Mom »

I think the “cool” mom gets a bad rap. There are so many essays, blog posts, articles, and memes that paint the “cool” Read more…

Mom Hacks – Spreading It Out
19 Dec
2016
By Natalie Rea

Mom Hacks – Spreading It Out »

When running a home, I find it helps to have things I "spread out", in order to make the tasks more achievable and feel less daunting.

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Mom Hacks – Sharing the Load
12 Dec
2016
By Natalie Rea

Mom Hacks – Sharing the Load »

Rather than try to get it all done, I've decided that I will do my best, but that I will ask for help and share the load when it becomes too much

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Mom Hacks – Sandwich-Free School Lunch Ideas
24 Oct
2016
By Natalie Rea

Mom Hacks – Sandwich-Free School Lunch Ideas »

My kids don't like sandwiches in their lunchbags. I've had to become creative in what I send to school for them to nosh on during the day. here are some go-tos.

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Fridge and Freezer Clear-Out: How To Use What You’ve Got
5 Sep
2016
By Natalie Rea

Fridge and Freezer Clear-Out: How To Use What You’ve Got »

This mom explores the idea of a pantry, fridge, and freezer clear-out! Using what she's got, she will attempt to feed her family without grocery shopping.

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Do You Give Your Kids Allowance?
15 Aug
2016
By Natalie Rea

Do You Give Your Kids Allowance? »

Mom thoughts on paying kids to do chores, weekly allowances, and tying money to school grades.

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Back to School, Back to Routine!
8 Aug
2016
By Natalie Rea

Back to School, Back to Routine! »

Back to school means back to routines for many of us. I am very much looking forward to getting back into schedules, set supper and bed times, healthy eating.

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Mom Hacks – Kids Birthday Invitations
1 Aug
2016
By Natalie Rea

Mom Hacks – Kids Birthday Invitations »

My bad experiences can save you a lot of trouble if you follow these helpful tips when writing your child's birthday party invitations!

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Date Night
11 Jan
2016
By Natalie Rea

Date Night »

Is it just me, or does the concept of “date night” seem to have cropped up overnight? “Dating” my¬†partner is an idea that Read more…

Mom Hacks – Freezer Meals: A Mama’s Secret Helper
21 Dec
2015
By Natalie Rea

Mom Hacks – Freezer Meals: A Mama’s Secret Helper »

I'm no supermom, but my family sits down to a device-free family meal at least five nights a week, and it's largely thanks to freezer meals!

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