Scrapbooking for your College Bound Child

scrapbooking to relieve homescikness #college #teen

    Beating Homesickness: How a Scrapbook Will Help Your College Kid It’s an exciting time for both you and your child.  The college acceptance letters are rolling in, and maybe for the first time, your child will be living away from home.  It’s a changing from the familiar to the unfamiliar.   Your child Read the full article…

Six Budget-Friendly Family Meal Ideas

6 budget-friendly family menu ideas

    Busy moms and dads know how hard it can be to feed a family of growing youngsters. If your family is large, it can be extra tough to make sure everyone has the nutrition they need while keeping the budget intact. Thankfully, there are many excellent ideas on the internet for keeping the Read the full article…

Keep your Family Safe Online: An Evaluation of Online Security Software

Keep your family safe online - and evaluation of online security software

    My kids are into online gaming and electronics.  I realize that there is a lot about learning and being creative, but there are limits.  At least, I believe there are limits.  If I would allow it, they would be on constantly.  If I allow them to be on freely, I have noticed a Read the full article…

The Mommy Monday Blog Hop – #MMBH – Week 191

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…

Healthy Meals for Back-to-School

Healthy back to school lunches

  This post might include affiliate links. This means that if you click on a link and purchase an item, I will receive a commission which I will use to run this blog.       As summer comes to a close and families dive into the hustle and bustle of back-to-school, meal planning for Read the full article…

10 Ways to Give Children a Healthy Start

Help kids live healthier with these 10 tips

    All of my life, it’s been very difficult for me to maintain a healthy weight.  Being overweight for practically my whole life, and feeling ashamed, being made fun of at school, not being able to shop in “normal” stores has been difficult – and I just don’t want that for my kids.  My Read the full article…

Gaia Organics All Natural Baby Shampoo and Body Wash with Free Download

Gaia Organics all natural baby shampoo and body wash

  I received this product in exchange for an honest review.  The opinions stated herein are 100% my own.  This post may contain affiliate links.  This means that if you click on a link and purchase an item, I will receive a small commission which I will use to run this blog.     My Read the full article…

Essential Newborn Baby Gear Worth Buying

essential newborn baby items

    If you are pregnant or soon to be pregnant with your first baby, you will quickly find out that there are a lot of options for your bundle of joy.  New parents will wonder, what is necessary, what should I buy, what should I leave – what do I need.  After 4 babies Read the full article…

I Can Have it All with all Free and Clear with Money Saving Coupon

All free and clear

    I’m a typical mother.  If I had to list all the stuff I have to do during the day, we would be here forever.  Plus, it’s boring – and I am sure nobody wants that. I really don’t have time to mess around.  I have done mess around and I don’t want to Read the full article…

Wash that Junk Right outta your Hair – The Toxins that Lurk in your Shampoo

what toxins are in your shampoo?

    What’s in your hair? That could depend on what’s in your shampoo. Too often, we grab a favorite brand or what ever is on sale without really thinking about what we’re taking home. There are some red flag products in shampoo that you really don’t want in your home or on your skin. Read the full article…