Summer Laundry Tips

Susan here… I’ve got some laundry tips and an awesome giveaway for you thanks to the OxiClean Ambassador Program. This post is sponsored, but as always, my opinions are my own. If you’d like to […]


VALRT Coupon Code

Susan here with a clever, high tech device to help keep your family safe. This post is sponsored, but as always, my opinion is my own. V.ALRT Wearable Alert Device from VSN Mobil I love […]


Lithium Coin Battery Safety

Susan here to share an important safety reminder for parents and anyone looking after small children. This post is sponsored by Duracell. When we were asked by Duracell to share this information, I was surprised […]


Post image for Happy 4th of July – Link Up Your #July4th Photos and Recipes Happy July 4th

Happy Fourth of July! Independence Day is a wonderful time to celebrate with family, friends and food. If you have photos of your celebrations and/or recipes, link them up below. Here’s a few of ours […]

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Happy Canada Day 2014

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Canada Day 2014 Sophia and Julia

Happy Canada Day! Sophia and Julia are excited to celebrate Canada’s birthday.   Written by Susan Carraretto, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom Talk with me: @5minutesformom and Pin with me at


Levana Keera Monitor

Susan here with a giveaway for the baby monitor I wish existed when my girls were babies! This post is sponsored, but as always, my opinions are my own. Whether you co-sleep or your baby […]


Keep Kids Secure Online and at School

I’m a member of Master Lock’s Live Secure Safety Squad and have been compensated for my time in writing this post. To keep our kids safe in this digital age, we need to teach them […]


ThermaCELL Giveaway

In addition to our ThermaCELL #MosquitoFreeSummer Twitter Party, we’re thrilled to offer this additional giveaway. Note that this campaign is sponsored. Mosquitoes can be such a nuisance and interrupt your outdoor summer fun. But ThermaCELL […]


Twitter Party MosquitoFreeSummer

We’re excited to start July off with a Summer Twitter Party – and NO Mosquitoes! We’re hosts for the event and for disclosure’s sake… we’re being compensated for our participation and for promoting the event. […]


I Heart Pinterest

It’s Friday and time to spend a little extra time on Pinterest with Pin It Friday! We are 5minutesformom and we’ll repin as many of the pins in the linky as possible… Follow our boards […]

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