The most ironic thing about pregnancy is that you develop mommy brain, yet this time in your life brings a host of things to remember. Thankfully, the books and apps are there to remind you what not to eat, how many calories to intake, what symptoms you may be feeling and how important it is to take a prenatal vitamin.
Last year, my family and I took a big leap and started composting in celebration of Earth Day. I’ve picked up some new habits this year that have helped our family be greener and I wanted to share them with you. You can start incorporating some of them as soon as today!
Usually, I like to come up with my own creations, but this year I’m too busy to bother because baby #4 will be here in 22 days and there is just so much to be done. If you’re in a similar boat, fear not, I found some super cute craft ideas on Pinterest that your kids will enjoy making and very little supplies are needed.
This is the first Ollie’s Bargain Outlet to come to Rhode Island, but there are more than 230 in the United States. We drove to Ollie’s with a FEW definite products in mind to buy, but ended up leaving with a CART full of items from coffee to weed and feed. Here’s what $126 at Ollie’s got my family.
I never thought I’d need a FOURTH registry, but I donated almost all of my baby items two weeks before I found out I was pregnant. Through the years, my registries have gotten shorter, but more efficient. Here are five tips to keep in mind.
While it’s fun to decorate Easter eggs the traditional way using food coloring, bowls and spoons, my kids also really enjoy trying out new designs. Check out some of the ideas we’ve done in year’s past.
I am so excited to be offering Free Advanced Screening Passes to another fun, family movie for all Mod Mommy readers in the Providence area. This time, I’m partnering with DreamWorks for the upcoming release of The Boss Baby!
While they’ve been around for what seems like forever, essential oils have become an integral part of many households in recent years. People use them for different purposes- from aromatherapy to cleaning. Absolutely chemical-free, extracts from nature, essential oils are pet and baby-friendly.
Of all of the dress-up costumes we have, my daughter favorites the princess gowns. We have a few tiaras, but her brothers always manage to break them or they get lost. Since I don’t like to re-buy items my kids are rough with, I got an idea to make a different type of crown with my daughter.
If you’ve read some of my most recent blog posts, you’ll see that my husband and I are finding more ways to save money as we wait for the birth of our fourth child. It’s been really great to see how some small changes can have such an impact on our bank account.
In 12 weeks I will become a mom for the fourth time. I’m not panicking, you are. 😱 I might be freaking just a little bit. In an effort to find more ways to save money, we are doing a few things before the new baby arrives – like cloth diapering and getting discounts on gas.