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  • 7 ways to recharge your mom battery after a busy summer

    After a long and busy summer, here are a few things that have worked for me to recharge my "mom battery" that might work for you, too.
  • 10 reasons trials give you more out of life

    God doesn't send us trials to take away, but to give us more, out of life.
  • How to avoid the bored and lonely mom trap

    Feeling isolated? Tired of one-sided conversations with a one-year-old? You can find joy in the journey as a stay at home mom. Here's how.
  • MOMentity: 10 time hacks to find an extra hour each day

    What would you do with an extra hour each day? Sleep? Read? Cook? Nicole Carpenter with offers 10 time hacks to help you find an extra hour each day to do, well, whatever you want.
  • No sweats allowed: Bouncing back from the grungees

    Ways to free yourself from the elastic waist band in order to look and feel more like a woman than a tired mommy.
  • Tips for buying your teen the best used car for them

    If your teen is clamoring for a car of their own, and you’ve been scanning Craig’s List, or the AutoTrader looking for the perfect used car, you are not alone. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety recently did a study and found that 83 percent of parents surveyed bought used, not new cars, for their […]
  • Busy, Smart and Strong: Get your kids’ teeth cleaned FOR FREE!

    If your checking account is looking a little bleak because of all the back to school “bargains” you’ve been snapping up, here’s a bona fide bargain. It doesn’t get any better than FREE! A Chandler dentist is offering a free dental cleaning for kids from 5-12 years old. Here’s the caveat: It’s one day only […]
  • Busy, Smart and Strong: Arizona homes are going to the dogs!

    If your pets are pampered pooches and coddled cats, as most of them are, you may love, love, love a new trend in homes that’s cropping up — one home builder here in the Valley is offering pet suites! Standard Pacific Homes is a national builder and in 27 of their communities across the country […]
  • With this dessert, you can have seconds on the Fourth

    The Fourth of July is fast approaching and between beer and barbecue, the holiday may make us think twice about those bikinis. But break them out anyway, Ladies! Because with this easy, low-calorie recipe, there’s no reason not to indulge in dessert on Friday! One of the prettiest — and most popular — Fourth of […]
  • 10 years a mom and I still know nothing

    Recently, I hit a milestone: I have been a mom for 10 years. And while I might still know as little as I did when I started, I have learned a lot. Here are the top 10 things I have learned in the last 10 years.