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Fun Ways To Decorate Your Child’s Bedroom

Creating a fun space for your child is easy to achieve and can be an enjoyable activity for you and your child. There are lots of ideas to choose …

3 Mistakes Adults Make Parenting Teenagers

I spent a couple of hours with a group of high school students last week (during one of my career day talks) and one of the things that often comes …

10 Camping Items You Need For You Family Vacation

This camping equipment supplies post is sponsored by Kohl’s, I was paid for this post and received some camping products as compensation. Each year …

DIY Carpet Deodorizer

This easy to make carpet deodorizer will become your new friend before you vacuum your carpet from now on! There are a handful of these type products …

Carpets

DIY Moisturizing Lip Balm

I’m a sucker for a good lip product and need to steer clear of the lip balm aisle when I go to the store from now on. There are so many to choose …

Lips

DIY Patriotic Windsock

If your kids like crafting, we have a fun and easy activity for them to try out today! Get ready to raid your crafts bin and pick out some odds and …

How To Make Ice Cream Cone Candles

I love this fun and adorable diy project- how to make ice cream cone candles. It is such a cute diy gift and makes great summer home decor. Ken …

Golden Moon Tea- Loose Leaf Earl Grey Tea Review

I have always loved tea. To anyone who does not, I say, “You have not tried good tea”. I am excited to do a Golden Moon Tea, loose leaf Earl Grey tea …

Jim's Organic Coffee Dark Roasts

I used to work at a coffee shop. I love coffee and tea and I love organic. Often, I have found that when choosing organic, it is tough to find the …

Celebrity Dads on Parenthood

I thought it would be fun to get the lowdown on parenthood from some celebrity dads. I always like hearing what dads are thinking (you can never tell …

How To Start Slow Parenting

Black Friday… that mad, post Thanksgiving rush to buy items that you had no idea you even needed 30 days ago. Hurry, hurry, hurry. Buy, buy, buy. I …

Parenting

10 Safe Summer Driving Tips For Families

Summer is upon us. For many people that means extra driving whether it is to fun events around town with the kids are even a cross-country road trip. …

Danya Ruttenberg on Parenthood and Seeing The Kid In Front Of You

Parenthood is no doubt a wonderful gift. Parenthood opens your eyes and changes you as a person. Today I am happy to have, Danya Ruttenberg, author …

Spirituality

Is Your Family Eating Together? Take The Mealtime Movement Challenge

Did your family eat together when you were little? Is your family eating together now? While it sometimes not possible due to work schedules, family …

Eating

Purina Muse Cat Food For My Muse

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Muse Cat Food. All opinions are 100% mine. We have had our cat for five years and Ron the Cat is …

Baby’s First Birthday Gift Ideas And Event

For every new parent, one of the biggest milestones in their child’s life is that very special first birthday. So many changes happen in that first …

Babies

DIY 4th of July Bunting and American Wooden Flag

Here are some fabulous 4th of July decorations that you can make yourself and that are quality enough to use year after year for any patriotic event. …

Beer-Battered Baked Cod Recipe

I love fish and chips but I hate to fry because it always smokes up my house and I know fried foods are not that good for me. That is why I was so …

5 Hidden Benefits of Babywearing

I practiced babywearing with both of my babies. I never thought of it in that way. I first started using a baby carrier so I could take a walk …

Summer Cleaning Tips From Matt Paxton

Some people are excellent cleaners. They just can’t stand clutter or gunk and do they do something very effective about it. Other people have trouble …

Cleaning

Dyson Cinetic Big Ball Animal Allergy Vacuum Review

A good vacuum is so important to keeping a home clean. I have had lots of good vacuums. However, I recently decided that I wanted to have best vacuum …

Homemade Strawberry Frozen Yogurt in Lemon Cups

It has been so, so hot here the last week. Don’t get me wrong, I am definitely not complaining. It wasn’t all that long ago that we were waking up to …

Recipes

Summer Camp Checklist

Summer is almost here and for us there are just two short weeks until school is out. Some of my favorite memories of my summers as a youth were being …

A Great Chair For Back Support: Body Archer

Our spines are so important to our ability to move comfortably and to protect our spinal cord and the function of our central nervous system. A …

Spinal Cords

How To Make A Personalized Beach Bucket

If you are heading to the beach or a sandy spot this summer, we have the perfect quick and easy DIY project for you and your kid/kids to do! When you …

Kids

Wodibow Magnetic Wooden Toys Children Will Love

Today I’d like to introduce you to some very cool magnetic wooden toys children will love. Once you see how cool they are, you will probably want to …

Kids

Blue Apron Reviews: Farm Fresh Meal Delivery

Today I am excited to share with you a whole new concept to make cooking easier and more fun! Blue Apron delivers farm fresh ingredients and original …

Why I Stopped Waiting: 3 Ways to Be Happy Now

Thinking back to a few years ago, when I believed that my happiness would come on the following terms:<p>When I met the man of my dreams,<br>• When I had more money and the business I always dreamed,<p>I realized I was literally waiting to live. It always felt like I was in a constant state of waiting and that …

Happiness

Samsung Washer And Dryer Review: The Latest In Laundry Technology

Has it been a few years since you got your washer and dryer? Wondering what is new in laundry technology? Well, they are always improving and getting …

Laundry

Cat Anxiety Treatment: Feliway For Cats

This post brought to you by Feliway. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Family Focus Blog. Cats are the best. So cute and cuddly …

Pets