How to Take Advantage of Back-to-School Sales on Amazon Prime Day

  How to take advantage of back-to-school sales on Amazon Prime Day. ***This post may contain affiliate links. See my Terms and Disclosure Policy to learn more.*** Are you ready to stock up for back to school supplies? It is the perfect time to order almost everything in bulk, so you won’t have to shop for them every single year. …

50 Free Summer Activities for Kids in Maryland

There are so many things to do for kids without spending any money in the summertime. However, unexpected expenses (gas and food) need to be covered when you plan a free activity for kids for the day. 1. Soleado Lavender Farm – Dickinson, MD Pick your own bunch of flowers and are sold at $10 – Free to enter and …

15 Best Summer Activities for Kids Under $15 in Maryland

Hey, parents, it’s time to make summer plans! Your kids’ school may be already over or is almost.  You should be already planning for summer activities for kids that won’t break your bank. See below for the list which you and your family would enjoy visiting. Note: these activities are local in the state of Maryland. Please double check their websites or call them …

What to Do With Holed Up Clothes?

What should you do with holed up clothes? So, you got a pile of socks lying somewhere with holes and you don’t know what to do with them? I am there with you! I have piles and piles of my and kids’ clothes that got torn up. I don’t like seeing many things getting tossed in the trash. Heck, they …

My Favorite Parent/Kid Activities to Do on Earth Day

Here are my seven favorite parent/kid activities links below. They are great ideas to spend time with your kids on Earth Day! http://momontheside.com/earth-day-scavenger-hunt  2. http://todayscreativelife.com/diy-earth-day-crayon-craft/  3. http://www.iheartartsncrafts.com/balloon-stamping-earth-day-craft-kids/ 4. http://www.momontimeout.com/2012/04/stained-glass-planet-earth-earth-day 5. http://www.kitchencounterchronicle.com/simple-cloth-napkin-tutorial/  6. http://thekindergartenconnection.com/printable-earth-day-math-games/ 7. http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Earth-Day-FREE-559428 Enjoy! ~Amy (Awe-inspiring Mom)

Top 7 Eco-Friendly Sites to Visit

Here are my favorite sites to visit to learn about the eco-friendly lifestyle and going green! Ecofriendly Houses http://www.ecofriendlyhouses.net/ecofriendlyhouses.html  It is my dream to build an eco-friendly house from the ground. I plan to make that happen in several years. Stay tuned! Mother Earth News – Organic Gardening http://www.motherearthnews.com/organic-gardening/gardening-techniques/crop-guide-growing-organic-vegetables-fruits-zl0z1211zsto This is my favorite site to visit because it has rich information …

7 Things to Do on Earth Day

Shower less. Bathe your kids less. That means less work for you, yay! Of course, if they are really dirty, go ahead and have them take a quick shower! If they are too young to take shower, maybe jump in with them to save more water. You don’t need to feel guilty about this! Earth will THANK you for this. …

Non-GMO vs Organic: What’s the Difference?

  Non-GMO vs Organic: What’s the difference? GMO is a genetically modified organism, which is made in the laboratory, differs from natural seed breeding method. It is much less nutritious than Organic foods. High-risk GMO foods to avoid are alfalfa, canola, corn, cotton, papaya, soy, sugar beet, yellow summer squash/zucchini, animal products, microbes, and enzymes. If you prefer non-GMO foods, …

The Biggest Lie about Spending $200,000 on Makeup

The Biggest Lie About Spending $200,000 on Makeup My jaws dropped when I read the most ridiculous $200,000-lifetime spending on makeup article in my Apple News. This Today article (read here) indicated that 3,000 women between ages 16 and 75 were surveyed about how much they spent on their makeup. Who are they really? I bet you the Skinstore.com (online …