Janice

splatter-paint-party

Happy Birthday Olivia! My Olivia turned seven this past weekend. And to celebrate, we had a splatter paint birthday party at the local art studio for kids called, 4Cats. Olivia had a fantastic time at […]

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How to take notes from a textbook

This is Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, with some tips on studying and taking notes from a textbook. This post is part of a sponsored campaign with Post-it Brand, but my enthusiasm, opinions, […]

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first day of school photos

It was the first day of fall and all the public school children in British Columbia finally had their chance to go back to school… Due to the BC school strike and lock out, our […]

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cute-kitten

Sophia and Mittens are Growing Up! It was only a couple months ago when I posted a Wordless Wednesday of Sophia with her new kitten Mittens. Last week I took this photo of Sophia with […]

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organize school binders

This is Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, with some tips on organizing school binders. This post is part of a sponsored campaign with Post-it Brand, but my enthusiasm, opinions, and decades of dependence […]

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wordless-wednesday

My girl Olivia A few weeks ago, when I was photographing Susan’s girls, Julia and Sophia, for our Lands’ End Back to School photo shoot I snapped this shot of Olivia while she was waiting […]

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peanut-butter-hazelnut-popcorn

The only thing better than sweet, is sweet and salty. I love finding different ways to salt up my sweet treats. And as I have mentioned many times here at 5 Minutes for Mom, I […]

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coping with depression

It never fails to surprise me how badly depression can physically hurt. It is an indescribable pain growing somewhere inside your torso. You can’t even understand where it lives, but you feel it pushing down […]

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bacon-topped-recipes

Written and photographed by Janice Croze, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom. This post is sponsored by Ritz. Our opinions and our love of bacon are all our own. When it comes to bacon, I […]

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Ritzmations

Janice here with a fun way to get creative and share a personalized, wacky little comic strip with your friends online. It’s brought to you by Ritz Crackers and this post is sponsored. We never […]

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