The Latest in The Swan Princess Franchise: The Swan Princess, Kingdom of Music

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If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my Monthly Newsletter. Thanks for visiting!  This post may contain afilliate links.      The Swan Princess A magical, musical animated adventure based on the classic fairy tale, Swan Lake.  The winner of the Film Advisory Board Award of Excellence and the Parents’ Choice Award, Read the full article…

How I Eat and Why?

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  One thing I have learned.  And this is the most important thing.  Food was put on this earth, not to fix a broken soul, or provide us with entertainment.  It was put on this earth to nourish our bodies. With that said… First, I have to define what my goals are.  Because my goals Read the full article…

7-Essential Home Maintenance Takes that Every Mom can Do

  Moms are made of mush and steel. What can’t they do? They support the family, and some of them take care of the biggest chores around the house. Indeed, no task is tough for a determined woman.   Armed with strength, sense, and some tools, you are capable of tackling several things in the Read the full article…

Is Pest Control Safe for Babies?

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  Pests are definitely not safe for the babies as they are an easy target. Parents are conscious about saving their babies from ants, mosquitoes, rats, termites and flies. They are often looking for baby safe pesticides. Pesticides are clearly chemicals. Babies are more at risk of pesticides than adults. They have a developing immune Read the full article…

How to Tell if your Pet Has Fleas + The Best Flea Treatment for Dogs

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Dogs, if neglected, are susceptible to infestations from parasites. They are mostly affected by external parasites such as ticks and fleas. Unlike ticks, fleas are not easily noticed by the naked eye, and therefore, most people don’t realize that their dog is infested until it’s too late. If left untreated, dogs can suffer a lot Read the full article…

Macronutrients Vs. Calories: Which One Should I Track?

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  So you have finally discovered that in order to have lasting weight loss, there is no quick fixes.  And you have learned that in order to get the results you want, you have to work at it, and put some effort forward Congratulations!!!!!!! You have come further than most people. So you have figured Read the full article…

How to Conceive Easier with Fertility Monitors

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A lot of people try to get pregnant over the years. They are married and what to experience something new in life that will bring them immense joy. A lot of married couples plan on having kids to enrich their lives. On the other hand, there are those that try to avoid getting pregnant at Read the full article…

The Cycling Chef: Recipes to Maximize Performance AND Taste “Oh So Good!”

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The elite athlete, or any athlete, needs to fuel their body for performance.  I know this better than anyone.  You need to eat to get stronger.  You need to eat to go longer. If you don’t eat, your performance will suffer…hands down. In this world, where we are driven to be lean, it’s difficult to Read the full article…

Body Glide: Anti-Chafe Protection for Your Most Serious Workouts

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  I received a free sample in exchange for an honest review.  This post may contain affiliate links.   I don’t know about you, but I train hard.  Very hard.  And as hard as I train, I want everything feeling good and comfortable.  If anything is off, the workout is off. And I don’t like Read the full article…

Learning Games Perfect for Long Car Rides, Plane Trips and Vacations

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  This post may contain affiliate links.   Let’s face it.  Kids need to be kept busy. Long trips can be tricky, especially with 4-kids in tow. We drove to Minnesota to visit my family, and with the kids, the trip can seem very long.  Longer than the three days it took us to get Read the full article…

DEXA – The Gold Standard for Body Composition Analysis

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  I know…I know…you are rolling your eyes.  You are thinking, it’s impossible to get accurate results when it comes to body composition analysis. Right.  I get it.  There isn’t a way that’s 100% accurate.  But think about it, do you get 100% accuracy with anything in life?  I’m not even 100% sure that my Read the full article…

Should You Receive Carrier Screening for Genetic Disorders?

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  If you and your partner are trying to have a baby, then the thought of your future child having a genetic abnormality may have crossed your mind. Some chromosomal abnormalities, such as Down syndrome, are random. However, others stem from genetic predispositions in the child’s lineage.   In most cases, both parents need to Read the full article…

Affordable and Customizable Business Cards, Invitations and More!

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  Being a stay at home mom, affordability is key.  I have a blog, and run an at home business, and I want to make sure that I am projecting myself in a professional manner. But professional doesn’t have to mean expensive. I want it all.  I want the high-end look for the low-end price Read the full article…

The Mommy Monday Blog Hop #MMBH – Week 351

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Welcome to The Mommy Monday Blog Hop, always #MMBH on social media!     border: none; padding: 0;”><div align=”center”><a href=”http://www.mrsaokaworkinprogress.com” title=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress”><img src=”http://squishablebaby.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Mommy-monday-blog-hop-image.jpg” alt=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress” style=”border:none;” /></a></div>     Follow Mrs. AOK Mrs. AOK, A Work in Progress Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook   Follow Lisa The Squishable Baby Twitter Read the full article…

The Mommy Monday Blog Hop #MMBH – Week 350

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  Welcome to The Mommy Monday Blog Hop, always #MMBH on social media!     border: none; padding: 0;”><div align=”center”><a href=”http://www.mrsaokaworkinprogress.com” title=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress”><img src=”http://squishablebaby.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Mommy-monday-blog-hop-image.jpg” alt=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress” style=”border:none;” /></a></div>     Follow Mrs. AOK Mrs. AOK, A Work in Progress Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook   Follow Lisa The Squishable Baby Read the full article…

Readying your Smile for Summer – Whitening Sensitive Teeth at Home + Giveaway

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  Are you ready for summer?  I’m getting there.  I started readying my body…like 9 months ago.   I work hard.  I track what I eat, I sleep 7-9 hours a night, and I train (probably in that order).  It’s important to me that my body functions well and is healthy, and I work for it. Read the full article…

The Mommy Monday Blog Hop #MMBH – Week 349

Mommy Monday Blog Hop #MMBH

Welcome to The Mommy Monday Blog Hop, always #MMBH on social media!   <div align=”center”><a href=”http://www.mrsaokaworkinprogress.com” title=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress”><img src=”http://squishablebaby.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Mommy-monday-blog-hop-image.jpg” alt=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress” style=”border:none;” /></a></div>     Follow Mrs. AOK Mrs. AOK, A Work in Progress Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook   Follow Lisa The Squishable Baby Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook Instagram Read the full article…

The Mommy Monday Blog Hop #MMBH – Week 348

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Welcome to The Mommy Monday Blog Hop, always #MMBH on social media!   <div align=”center”><a href=”http://www.mrsaokaworkinprogress.com” title=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress”><img src=”http://squishablebaby.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Mommy-monday-blog-hop-image.jpg” alt=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress” style=”border:none;” /></a></div>     Follow Mrs. AOK Mrs. AOK, A Work in Progress Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook   Follow Lisa The Squishable Baby Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook Instagram Read the full article…

How to Install a Baby Gate on Stairs

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  Homes that have stairs need baby gates installed for the safety and security of the baby. Choose the material that you are using to install the baby gate. There are various types of mounts available for the baby gates.   A few baby gate installations need the help from professionals to install them correctly. Read the full article…

The Mommy Monday Blog Hop #MMBH – Week 347

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  Welcome to The Mommy Monday Blog Hop, always #MMBH on social media!   <div align=”center”><a href=”http://www.mrsaokaworkinprogress.com” title=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress”><img src=”http://squishablebaby.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Mommy-monday-blog-hop-image.jpg” alt=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress” style=”border:none;” /></a></div>     Follow Mrs. AOK Mrs. AOK, A Work in Progress Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook   Follow Lisa The Squishable Baby Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook Read the full article…

My Top 4-Favorite Teacher Appreciation Gifts

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    School is (almost) out for summer! Which means that everyone from your little ones to the teachers, caretakers and lunch ladies are ready for a well earned break. I think it’s fair to say that teachers work incredibly hard throughout the year to ensure that our children are learning to the best of Read the full article…

The Mommy Monday Blog Hop #MMBH – Week 346

Mommy Monday Blog Hop #MMBH

  Welcome to The Mommy Monday Blog Hop, always #MMBH on social media!   <div align=”center”><a href=”http://www.mrsaokaworkinprogress.com” title=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress”><img src=”http://squishablebaby.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Mommy-monday-blog-hop-image.jpg” alt=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress” style=”border:none;” /></a></div>     Follow Mrs. AOK Mrs. AOK, A Work in Progress Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook   Follow Lisa The Squishable Baby Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook Read the full article…

Don’t Put All of your Eggs in One Basket: It May be Time for Customer Diversification

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  ‘Going big’ for a brand means diversifying the customer base. Every business wants a wide range of audience who bring values, expectations, and experiences. Five decades ago, a successful market depended on business potential. However, today they majorly depend on the ‘consumer market.’ Developing a diverse customer takes more effort than merely printing brochure Read the full article…

7-Tips to Maintain Glowing Skin Throughout the Summer

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  When you want to have beautiful glowing skin throughout the summer, there are several things that you must do. Here are some of the best recommendations from skin care experts for having healthy skin this summer.   1: Consuming a Nutritious Diet Summer is the perfect time to consume a nutritious diet with foods Read the full article…

Tips: How to Set Your Baby on the Right Educational Path

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    You always want your child to stay curious and happy throughout their lives. One way you do that is by nurturing your child’s ability to learn from the very beginning. Here are some of the best ways you can do so. Provide Experiences from the Start From the second your child opens their Read the full article…