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Lake Barkley Vacation Home

Stockpiling Moms

Check out this amazing Lake Barkley Vacation Home. We are home from a relaxing family vacation to Lake Barkley. If you are in need of a great destination to relax, unwind and unplug than look no. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

5 Copycat Starbucks Recipes

Stockpiling Moms

Do you love Starbucks but don't love the cost? If so these 5 Copycat Starbucks Recipes are perfect for you! We love to figure out ways to make our own version at home of our favorite coffee store. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].


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Holiday Gift Guide for Kids 2021

Stockpiling Moms

We are sharing Holiday Gift Guide for Kids 2021 to help you with your gift giving list! Christmas is right around the corner and if you are having a difficult time coming up with creative gifts. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide 2021

Stockpiling Moms

It is almost that time again! Christmas will be here before we know it! This year we have created a Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide for 2021. You are never too old for a stocking at our house! I. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].


Holiday Gift Guide for Adults 2021

Stockpiling Moms

We are sharing our Holiday Gift Guide for Adults 2021 to help you with your gift giving list! Christmas is right around the corner and if you are having a difficult time coming up with creative. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Music Minute: Ken Wilber - Ran Out of Sky

Motherhood Moments

New York native and Country Music artist, Ken Wilber , has announced the release of his long awaited, twenty song album, Ran Out of Sky which was produced by multi-award winning songwriter and artist, Sonny LeMaire of the group Exile.

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Fun Freetime: Why Can't Every Day Be Halloween Song and Zoom Halloween Part

Motherhood Moments

With Halloween coming up soon, kids and parents everywhere are scouring thrift stores, building their costumes and generally getting ready for an exciting season of make-believe fun.

Freebies - Gratitude Journal Pages

Motherhood Moments

Download This Gratitude Journal Download This Gratitude Journal in Black and White Download the Coloring Pages THE BLESSING OF YOU Through engaging rhyme, pastor and bestselling author Mark Batterson and his daughter encourage young children to discover the joys of both counting their blessings and being a blessing to others.

Choosing The Best Coding Course For Kids

Organic Mommy Today

To invest in your youngsters’ future by enrolling them in the best online coding courses is one of the most fulfilling things parents can do for their children.

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13 Postpartum Exercises for Your Belly After Childbirth

Organic Mommy Today

After giving birth, most women start to think about their postpartum fitness. To be a new mom is to have your body change in many ways. You may not be able to see it, but the muscles that support your uterus are stretched and thinned from childbirth.

Healthy Habits: Back-to-School Health from Earthley

Motherhood Moments

Kate Tietje is the Lead Herbalist and CMO of Earthley, a personal care and wellness brand providing all-natural alternatives for soaps, salves, tinctures, herbal extracts, and more. I had a chance to interview her to learn about her best health tips.

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Five Frugal Things | Does this make sense? No.

The Frugal Girl

We’re kicking off this week’s round of Five Frugal Things with me doing something not-so-sensible: 1. I bought some boxes of bruised apples. Does it make sense to buy apples for homemade applesauce when I am currently having trouble cooking dinner ? Did I do it anyway? Do I regret it?

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Obstetrician Fees: 5 Things Expectant Moms Need To Know

Organic Mommy Today

Having a baby can be both terrifying and exhilarating. There’s a lot of things you have to plan and consider, and it’s easy to get swept up in the excitement. However, bringing a new person into the world can get quite expensive.

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Ayurvedic Ways to Fight PCOS/PCOD

Organic Mommy Today

PCOD /PCOS is a highly common issue faced by women globally. The medical condition affects women who are in their reproductive age. In fact, the issue is so common that even girls of 11 years can have it.

Itchy Stomach Pregnancy: What You Need to Know?

Organic Mommy Today

An itchy stomach during pregnancy is a condition where pregnant women find themselves scratching and itching their belly and other parts of the body. The itchiness usually occurs in the second or third trimester while some people experience it earlier on.

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Best Diwali Wishes And Quotes of 2021

Organic Mommy Today

Diwali is an Indian festival of lights, which celebrates the victory of good over evil. This is the most popular festival in India and it means row of lamps. It is a five-day festival that starts with Dhanteras on November 2nd to Kartik Chaturdashi on November 4th this year.

Healthy Habits: Trouble with Burnout and Focus?

Motherhood Moments

COVID-19 still dominates the headlines when it comes to events that are happening in our communities. However, we know that other tragedies and setbacks have also not stopped happening just because of COVID-19.

Women’s Ultrasound: How To Prepare And What To Expect 

Organic Mommy Today

An ultrasound test, also medically known as a sonogram, is perhaps one of the most common procedures done on a woman. An expectant mother should have at least one ultrasound test for a healthy pregnancy or detect potential problems early on.

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How Much Water should I drink While Breastfeeding?

Organic Mommy Today

The amount of water that a person should drink varies from individual to individual. But what about breastfeeding mothers? How much water do they need to drink while breastfeeding?

How much water should a 9-month-old baby drink?

Organic Mommy Today

Drinking enough water is important for infants and young babies. As well as research said that breastfeeding babies don’t need a water for few months after birth. Breast milk or formula provides most of a baby’s fluid needs during the first year of life.

What Should Every High School Student Know for Writing a College Application

Organic Mommy Today

Writing an outstanding college essay is a prerequisite to getting into an exceptional university. Without an impressive essay, your chances of being accepted into the university of your choice are slim. So, if you’re a high-school junior, it’s time to get started.

5 recent purchases that I love

The Frugal Girl

As a frugal blogger, I tend to write about how I avoid buying things. But I do think that there are legitimate reasons to purchase things. I think that if a purchase is useful or particularly joy-inducing, that’s a good reason to drop a few dollars.

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Consumer Critique: Crepini

Motherhood Moments

My daughter's best friend is gluten-free, so when she comes to stay with us we like to have appetizing options for her - and it's even better when it's something the whole family enjoys so we don't have to keep the food separate.

9 DIY Beauty Trends You’re Missing

Organic Mommy Today

If you’re looking for a new beauty trend to try or want some ideas on saving money and being more sustainable with your beauty routine, this blog is the perfect place for you! We’ll give you all sorts of tips and tricks that will make your life easier.

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Tips for Traveling at Christmas

Stockpiling Moms

Enjoy these Tips for Traveling at Christmas. If you are considering a vacation during the holidays I have several tips to share with you. Consider a multi-generational vacation. It is a great way to. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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Book Nook: Keeping It Real

Motherhood Moments

Keeping It Real by Paula Chase Paula Chase, the acclaimed author of So Done, Dough Boys , and Turning Point , explores betrayal, conformity, and forgiveness—and what it means to be family—in this timely and memorable stand-alone novel.

How We’re Using Upromise to Save for College

Family Balance Sheet

This post is NOT sponsored by Upromise. Instead, it is my honest review. All links to Upromise are my referral links. Way back in 2008 I signed up for a Upromise account and then it sat unused for many years. I don’t recall why I never used the account, but I guess it just slipped my mind.

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5 Benefits of buying medications from a certified online pharmacy

Organic Mommy Today

Do you know that there are pharmacies that can offer you quality medications at affordable prices? In reality, governments have accredited these pharmacies, and they only sell genuine medicines, but not everyone knows this truth.

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5 Ways to Create a Healthier Home

Organic Mommy Today

The last thing we want from our home is an illness. Keeping our homes clean and tidy helps us ensure it is a safe living space for ourselves and our family, but there are extra things we should bear in mind when trying to keep our homes healthy.

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How To Prepare For Your First Yoga Class

Organic Mommy Today

Even if it was invented thousands of years ago, yoga is still gaining plenty of new followers every day. In fact, a statistic shows that there were over 36 million Americans doing yoga way back in 2016. Additionally, nine out of ten Americans have heard about the nature of yoga.

Homeschooling vs Early Childhood Learning Centres

Organic Mommy Today

As a parent, it can be hard to decide on the best option for your child – homeschooling or an early learning centre? Homeschooling is becoming increasingly popular, with many young families opting to homeschool their children instead of sending them to early childhood learning centres.

Best Lady Gaga Live TV Performances

Organic Mommy Today

You don’t hear people often ask how much are Lady Gaga tickets? However, it is normal since her live performances are worth every penny you pay, and the experience of watching and listening to her sing live will stay in your favorite memories forever.

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How to Clean a Baby Bottle?

Organic Mommy Today

Washing a baby bottle is one of the more common tasks that parents have to do. And it became the biggest concern for both parents and doctors nowadays. Cleaning your baby’s bottles is an often overlooked task, but it is one that can make all the difference in your child’s health.

Amazing Art: Nature Painting in Watercolor and The Art of Paint Marbling

Motherhood Moments

My daughter does more sketching than painting, but I do like giving her art books in other disciplines so she can stretch her creativity in new ways. I was happy to get the following two books to review. In Nature Painting in Watercolor , the focus is on the plants that exist in nature.

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Healthy Habits: Halloween and Food Sensitivities

Motherhood Moments

Holly Darnell, RDN and consultant at Egglife Foods , is continuing to educate people on the dangers of food allergies around the Halloween & holiday season by sharing her top five tricks and treats to get your child through each safely, all while having fun.

Book Nook: Mother and Baby Natural Care

Motherhood Moments

I don't have little kids anymore, but I was still really interested in being able to review Mother and Baby Natural Care. This book, written by French DIY wellness expert Émilie Hébert and natural care midwife Hélène Boyé, is full of practical, easy-to-follow recipes that you can make at home.

Meet a Reader | Beth (a veteran reader!)

The Frugal Girl

Beth is a super longer-term Frugal Girl reader…she’s been around since 2008, which is the year I started blogging! Thanks for sticking with me so long, Beth. ??. Tell us a little about yourself. I’m a homemaker and teacher!

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Thankful Thursday | This is when you get stronger

The Frugal Girl

You know how when you are exercising, there’s a point where you feel like you really cannot possibly keep going for a moment more? And you know how often turns out that you actually can do a little bit more?

Saving On Airfare 101

Shereen Travels Cheap

No matter where you go, airfare can be a big chunk of your vacation budget. If you know what you’re doing, it can be a smaller one than expected, even during the more expensive times of the year. Of course, planning your trip in the off-season can save you big time.

Five Frugal Things | I bought a coloring book!

The Frugal Girl

I bought an anatomy coloring book on eBay. Sonia came across a highly rated anatomy coloring book on Amazon, and when she sent me the link, I hopped over to eBay to see if any were listed. Sure enough, I found one for $3.99, plus $4 shipping.

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Parenting Pointers: “Scary” Emotions - Teaching Kids How To Engage With Three Big Feelings

Motherhood Moments

Originally published here It’s that time of year when we recognize the spooky, the scary, and the horrific. Even for adults, it’s generally understood that some of the most terrifying things we could ever encounter are our own feelings. The same goes for kids. The emotions they feel are raw and wild. Without some kind of direction, they can easily get lost in them. Here is some guidance on how to help your child navigate three “scarier” emotions: anger, fear, and sadness.

My thoughts on LuLaRich (and MLMs as a whole)

The Frugal Girl

Recently, Mr. FG and I, along with much of America (!) watched Amazon’s LuLaRich documentary. And after I watched it, I got the itch to talk about it with other people, kind of like you would at a book club. (I I get that itch to discuss whenever I read a good book too.

Right now…

The Frugal Girl

Since none of the posts in my draft folder are ready to go, we’re gonna go with a stream of consciousness-style post today! Right now, I am: hoping… that I will get to donate blood this morning.