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This Mother’s Day, Thank the Caregivers in Your Family With the #ThanksProject and the AARP

This Mother’s Day, Thank the Caregivers in Your Family With the #ThanksProject and the AARP

While it’s an honor to take care of a parent or loved one, it can also be a challenge. Across the country 42 million people, primarily women, between the ages of 40 – 60 are faced with the challenge of providing care to their older loved ones, many times while still raising their own children. They may not know it, but they are caregivers, and they play an extraordinary role in supporting those we love. … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Health, Mother's Day, Parenting, Seasonal, Socially Conscious, Women's Issues

Teavana Oprah Chai Tea Now at Starbucks!

Teavana Oprah Chai Tea Now at Starbucks!

“I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Starbucks. I received a promotional item and a gift card to facilitate my review.”  I run a small business and I try to make an effort to thank my employees for all of the hard work that they do. Things get hectic more often than not, and they always come through for me in the clutch. So when I was asked to try … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Food, Mommy Gifts, Mother's Day, Seasonal, Socially Conscious

Mother’s Day Gifts Under $25

According to a recent survey by Child’s Play Communications, the number one thing moms want for Mother’s Day is something handmade from their child. Yet nearly 1/4 of moms receive nothing on Mother’s Day…and that’s just a shame. Homemade gifts and cards are treasured, but adult children — who may have outgrown their arts & crafts-making phase– should still try to show appreciation for mom on Mother’s Day. If you don’t have a big budget for gifts, here are some ideas under $25– courtesy of SunnyBump, a social community that helps new and expecting parents discover the best products. (Disclosure: I discovered SunnyBump through my work with Child’s Play Communications.) The Gifts Moms Will Love On Mother’s Day ($25 and Under!) by kristenhuff Browse on SunnyBump ? … Read entire article »

Filed under: Gift Ideas, Maternity, Mommy Gifts, Mother's Day

Momma Loves Her Little Son Book Review

Momma Loves Her Little Son Book Review

When I was a little girl, I asked my mother to read me The Runaway Bunny over and over away.  The imaginative and beautiful pictures captivated me initially, but the book became a favorite because it so perfectly expresses the depth and strength of a mother’s love for her child. I still remember cuddling with my mother while she read me that story.  I felt so loved and so comforted by the story. And I think … Read entire article »

Filed under: Baby Gifts, Books, Books (Fiction), Books (Pre-School), Books (School Aged), Contests, Featured, Gift Ideas, Mommy Gifts, Mother's Day, Pre-schoolers

Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend (Diamond Jewelry Contest)

Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend (Diamond Jewelry Contest)

Diamond jewelry is a classic Mother’s Day Gift that never goes out of style. Abazias Diamonds is one of the few publicly traded online diamond retailers, which means they can showcase more than 100,000 diamonds, most of which are GIA, AGS, or EGL certified, at unbeatable prices. Abazias prides itself on excellent customer service and website innovations that have built a strong customer base over the years. Although I already have mine, I have been enjoying the … Read entire article »

Filed under: Contests, Gift Ideas, Jewelry, Mommy Gifts, Mother's Day

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is May 11, 2008 and we’ve got the goods.  Check out our Mother’s Day Gift Guide. For picks for your chic, stylish, hip, busy, exhausted, talented, nurturing goddess of a mom. We have coupon codes for some of our favorite mom shops with more to come. There’s a contest, too, for our blogging friends, with others to be added for all our fabulous readers.  So check out our Mother’s Day Gift Guide and share it … Read entire article »

Filed under: Gift Guides, Gift Ideas, Mommy Gifts, Mother's Day