Month: May 2016

Mystery Shopping: A Fun Way to Earn Extra Money

What if someone would pay you to go out with your family? Wouldn’t that be the perfect job?  It really is and it’s real!  I have been a mystery shopper off and on for years and it is the best job! When you are mystery shopping, you get paid to go out to eat, go shopping,...

/ May 16, 2016

How to Solve the Gear Cube Magic Cubes

Do your remember these magic cubes?  I got a Rubik’s cube when I was in high school and I was hopeless with it! I had no idea that they were still popular until my son began to be interested in them.  My son is very bright and he loves puzzles and brain teasers, so I bought...

/ May 12, 2016

Water Toys My Family Loves

I love these water toys and floaties!  As a frugal mom, I like to take to do fun activities that don’t cost a lot.  By investing in some of these water toys, it lets me take my kids to the lake for a fun day that everyone enjoys without spending a lot of money! My family...

/ May 11, 2016

Little People can be Big Leaders

My youngest daughter is living proof that little people can be big leaders.  At 11 years old she will probably be mad at me for calling a little person but as the youngest of 8 children she will always be my little girl.  She may be the youngest and the smallest in our family, but she has...

/ May 10, 2016

The Abolitionist Movie is Rescuing Children

What if you could save the life of a child by watching a movie?  That is exactly what The Abolitionist Movie is doing! The movie is documentary about an elite group of former CIA, Navy SEALs, and Special Ops operatives called Operation Underground Railroad (OUR) that runs coordinated operations to rescue children from child sex slavery and...

/ May 9, 2016

Free Ebook: Fun Spring Crafts w/ Instructions

Whether you are a teacher, a home school mom, a parent who loves to do crafts with their kids, or a teen/tween who loves to do crafts, you will love this Free AllFreeKidsCrafts Spring Crafts eBook full of fun spring crafts.  This free ebook full of fun crafts for kids inspired by butterflies and flowers! The...

/ May 6, 2016

11 Great Mysteries of Motherhood

Being a mom is full of wonder and surprise! Its a beautiful, rewarding experience that I wouldn’t trade for anything.  It is challenging everyday. One of the challenges that i have found is to try to solve these 11 Great Mysteries of Motherhood. These are some of the mysteries of motherhood that have left me confused and speechless wondering...

/ May 5, 2016

Our Spring Bucket List

It’s springtime in Idaho and that means it’s time for us to start working on our spring bucket list of fun family activities.  We love springtime in Idaho for so many reasons! It is so beautiful with the blossoms in the trees and the spring flowers.  We love to hear the birds and see the baby...

/ May 4, 2016

Always and Never are lies

Whether we are struggling with a difficult child, or arguing with a spouse, one thing to remember is that always and never are lies.  No one always does anything.   When we start thinking someone always does something or never does something it causes problems in our relationships. It is so easy to go to always...

/ May 1, 2016