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Lifeguard Training

This Ball Makes Wilderness Even More Kid-Friendly

During our visit to the Wilderness Hotel and Golf Resort in the Wisconsin Dells, I witnessed a procedure that I think is complete brilliant. Have you ever been concerned at a pool or water resort that the lifeguards aren’t truly paying attention? I know I do all the time. Lifeguards are usually young and since […]


Grocery Fail

*This is a guest post by Joann of Life with Triplets Plus One. Having four triplets really limits me on what types of everyday normal outings I am willing to take. What? You’re wondering about the four triplets comment? Well, that’s what it’s called when you birth four children in a 16 month span! That’s […]


Baby Gizmo Spotlight Review: Svan Signet High Chair

The Svan High Chair is nothing new as it has been keeping kitchens beautiful around the world since 1996. While we love the Svan, we are happy to share the evolution of this high chair with you – the Svan Signet High Chair. It’s a new enhanced model that sports a more user-friendly design, a […]


Chocolate Cheesecake Cookie Bites

We all know I have a sweet tooth. The endless dessert recipes that I post doesn’t hide that for one second. I pretty much don’t discriminate in the dessert world. I love ’em all. Loving the sweets like I do isn’t all the great on the waistline if I indulge too much. I’m pretty good […]

Cup of coffee

French Press Coffee — The Cheaper Single Cup Option

This week we had our first trip to the emergency room.  All is fine – wheezing and coughing turned out to be a virus, not croup or pneumonia.  But that doesn’t change the fact that ER trips are exhausting especially when they are at night.  The next morning rolls around, the alarm clock goes off […]


Bugaboo Announces Cameleon3 Coming this Fall

If you are a Bugaboo-stalker…um…I mean Bugaboo-lover, you may have noticed that many of the Cameleons have been going on sale lately. A Bugaboo on sale?!? Really?!? Yep, that is what we thought and we knew there had to be a reason. This is one of those brands that doesn’t just throw sales out there […]


A Traveling Nursing Mamas Must-Have (VIDEO)

If you are a breastfeeding mama, you probably already know how valuable a good nursing pillow is. I used my nursing pillow every single day. It’s also one of those products that many expecting moms pack with their hospital bag so that they will have it from the moment the baby arrives. A good nursing […]


Father’s Day Gift Ideas – Part 1

My husband is a little difficult to shop for. He will pine and drool over the latest tech gadget for months but when he gets an inkling that I am about to purchase the toy for him he puts his responsible Dad hat on and talks me out of it. It’s pretty noble and grown […]

Pregnant woman's guide to buckling up

Five Things Pregnant Moms Should Know About Buckling Up

Did you know that car accidents are the leading cause of death in pregnant women in the U.S.? No? Well, it’s true. More women in the U.S. die in auto accidents than from birthing complications. That’s a startling statistic, but it underscores the importance of pregnant moms taking the necessary precautions to stay safe in […]