Do you have a fun loving friend with a birthday or another special occasion coming up? You probably want to get them a gift that they’re going to love. If you came here looking for inspiration, read on. You might just get some great ideas:
Six kilometers (approximately 3.7 miles) is the average distance that people in the developing world – often women and young girls – walk for water each day. This walk can be dangerous, and the water is often contaminated with life-threatening diseases. On Saturday, May 6, 2017, 40,000 people from around the globe will join together to walk or run 6 kilometers to raise awareness of the global water crisis and support World Vision’s water initiatives through the World Vision Global 6K for Water. Each participant’s $50 registration fee supports World Vision’s water programs and each participant will receive a Global 6K for Water t-shirt, a race bib with a photo of a child he or she can sponsor, and a race medal in the mail. Continue reading →
Being a mom is one of the most beautiful things that can happen to a woman. Being a mom induces a love that is unrivalled in any other relationship on earth. Being a mom truly is one of the great wonders of this world. But being a mom also does crazy things to your body. Giving birth doesn’t do any favours to a new mom’s body, that much is certain, but this doesn’t mean any new moms can’t fight it. If a you’re a new mom there are always to fight back and reclaim the body you had before you fell pregnant. And in fighting back you can gain entry to the illustrious club that is the yummy mummy!
It may still be spring, but we all know how fast time flies. Before we know it, school will be out for the summer, and it’ll be time to spend some quality time together. If you’re anxious about the approaching holidays, don’t be! It can be a daunting prospect to try and keep kids entertained for weeks on end, but there are ways you can plan a summer of fun without breaking the bank or losing your sanity. Here are some top tips you should find helpful.
Cut it, create it and show it.The Cutie Stix Cut & Create Station is the all-in-one activity empowering you to design a variety of visual goodies… your way!You can craft customizable bracelets, necklaces, nail art, fun animal figures and more with colorful, two-sided beads that you cut. And the Cut & Create station makes it so easy and fun to express yourself. Simply choose your Cutie Stix design, cut it and core out the center to make and show off your fashion-forward creations. With continuous cuts, the design combinations are endless! Continue reading →
Obviously, when you first find out that you are pregnant, it’s a time of celebration, especially if you have had to go through the rigors of fertility treatment to get there. But there are also other things that go through your mind when you are expecting. Such as will I be a good parent? Or will be we able to provide for this child? That is what causes some moms to start penny-pinching in this stage. They want to be sure that they will have all the funds necessary to get their little ones everything they need for the best start in life. Keep reading to discover their tips to help you do this too.
Of all the costs that come with owning a car, often the highest one is the cost of car insurance. Car insurance is a legal requirement if you want to drive on the roads, which means that you need to ensure that it’s affordable for you. Otherwise, you can’t have a car; it’s as simple as that really. Continue reading →
A big family can put a lot of strain on your home. Things get damaged easily with kids running about, and it can be expensive to keep getting things repaired. If you call out a contractor every time something needs fixing, you’ll end up getting yourself into some financial trouble. But it doesn’t need to be that way. Most of these things can be repaired yourself, if you know how. These are some simple home repairs that you should learn to do for yourself. Continue reading →
For years, the small town of Grundy, Virginia has relied on the Peyton family to provide the highlight of the year—the annual Christmas pageant. When Matthew Peyton (Ryan O’Quinn) inherits the family business, the responsibility of the Christmas pageant also falls on his shoulders. But as financial hardships fall on the town, Matthew finds himself overwhelmed. Continue reading →
Keeping kids entertained at the best of times can be difficult. But when they’re off school for a number of weeks, and you’re on a strict budget, you might find yourself on the the verge of one too many mommy meltdowns. With Easter round the corner and the summer holidays right around the corner, you might already be feeling the dread. But it doesn’t have to be this way, and will a little planning and creativity you can get some quality time in as a family and give your children memories they will cherish forever. Here are some things you can do with the kids during the holidays that don’t cost the earth.