Social media, with it’s many layers and webs of connection, has changed the game when it comes to keeping families updated, supported, and in-the-know. The bullet points of stale life-updates that have formally been relayed over the telephone, are now embellished and brought to life through sharing photos, videos, and day-to-day experiences through outlets like Facebook, Instagram, or blogging.
We all hate the feeling of helplessness when a family or friend is in need and you just can’t physically be there. Sometimes there just has to be an affordable way to show your love from a distance (without costing a fortune).
Halloween has traditionally been a people holiday, with candies and costumes being intended for the children and adults in the household. But in recent years, pet owners have come on board and created a market for pet themed costumes and dog-friendly treats. An article in Time says that Americans will spend barely three times more on costumes for children than they will for pets. That means that a lot of parents are spending their money on their four-legged members of the family. Businesses will do well to incorporate the love for pets into their yearly budget and new inventory ideas.
If you are looking for new children’s books to share with your family, then I’ve got a list ready for you! Here are 10 Mom-approved, Children “Thumbs-Up” books! Plus I’ve got some great ideas to create some reading nooks, shelves and special spots just for the special book memories!
there is someone else in the house that wants to claim the title of Grill Master! Our Yorkie, Henry, is the first to sniff out all the good stuff. Today, we’re celebrating our 4 legged friends with a brand new griller treat plus a quick no sew tutorial on how to create a chef hat for our dogs!
Have you ever felt like you just couldn’t get it all done? The house is a mess, work is behind and you realize that you haven’t been to a gym in months. There are countless self-help books and courses you can take, but who has time for that? Here are seven tips for real moms to help you get your life back under control.
Tips to keep pets warm and fit during the cold months. The Advocate Messenger, 1/18/15