Simple Ways To Make a Single Mom's Mother's Day Extra Special

 Simple Ways To Make a Single Mom's Mother's Day Extra Special

Chances are, the majority of single moms will not have the same celebratory experience on Mother’s Day that many moms with partners will have.

She probably won't get breakfast in bed, flowers or even a gift. (And if she has very young kids, she won’t even get a homemade gift from school!) It's not likely that she'll get the afternoon off to have some "me" time, given a sweet card of gratitude and some may not even hear the words “Happy Mother’s Day”.

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12 Things to do When You're Totally Stressed Out

12 Things to do When You're Totally Stressed Out

Stress is not a stranger to most of us but some people handle it better than others. It took me several years to learn how to manage my stress better and, in some ways, I'm still a work in progress (hello, stress eating). I have really had to be mindful of my stress level and actively work to keep calm and carry on. Since I know I'm not the only totally stressed out mama, I thought I'd share a few tips with you on what to do when you're experiencing stress. 

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Clear That Clutter – These 50 Marie Kondo Quotes Will Motivate You

Clear That Clutter – These 50 Marie Kondo Quotes Will Motivate You

To KonMari or not to KonMari? Well, if a cluttered and unorganized home is giving you stress or affecting your everyday life, it’s time to get your home under control and to mix up your monotonous cleaning and tidying schedules with some expert advice from Marie Kondo’s “Magic of Tidying Up.”

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Quick Every Day Things to Help Keep Your Home Clean

Quick Every Day Things to Help Keep Your Home Clean

We cannot overemphasize the benefits of keeping your home clean. However, cleaning can be one of the most daunting tasks especially if you have a busy work schedule. Do not stay at a filthy place simply because you cannot balance work and cleaning. Take time to ensure that your home is looking attractive all the time. Here are quick every day things to help keep your home clean.

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Family Photo shoot Ideas: Tips For Making Your Photos Unique

Family Photo shoot Ideas: Tips For Making Your Photos Unique

These days though, family photography doesn’t have to be such an organized affair. Going for a

family photo shoot, believe it or not, can be fun for everyone. It tends to be the more natural and silly

photos that are the most special. So, when you book your family in for a photo shoot, simply be

prepared to let loose and be yourselves.

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28 Acts of Kindness Ideas That Kids Can Do

28 Acts of Kindness Ideas That Kids Can Do

Raising your children to be kind humans is one of the greatest contributions you can make to this world. But this isn’t always an easy task because we can’t force anyone to be kind, not even our kids! What we can do is show them how easy it is to do something kind for someone else and that being kind can be really fun.

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes Kids Should Learn (Besides “I Have a Dream”)

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes Kids Should Learn (Besides “I Have a Dream”)

For most of us, when we think of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., we think of the iconic “I have a dream” speech. Many of us can quote portions of it and we probably read the words with Dr. King’s voice in our minds. But, Dr. King had many words of wisdom that we still desperately need today. Check out these 15 MLK quotes every kid should learn!

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How to be the Fun Mom You Always Thought You Would Be

How to be the Fun Mom You Always Thought You Would Be

There are a lot of pressures in adulting and parenting that sure can suck the fun out of motherhood. It’s hard to be fun when you’re stressed or worried! And while being “fun” may not seem all that important compared to things like feeding and housing your kids, it is far more important than one might think.

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