Marya Mesa

Preventing summer brain drain

Marya, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, is here to share a look into a tool to help prevent “summer brain drain”. This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are our own. Parents of school […]

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Trying to cut back on calories and sugar in your drinks but concerned about using artificial sweeteners? SweetLeaf Liquid Stevia Sweet drops are a wonderful natural alternative to diet sodas. They can be added to […]

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Marya Mesa, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, shares an important reminder about home safety. This post is sponsored. Click Here to Take the Kidde Home Safety Challenge… June is National Safety Month. Home is the […]

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In a previous post, 5 Minutes for Moms readers were invited to let their voices be heard in a national survey being conducted among 1,000 American mothers. Participants were able to share about their shopping […]

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As busy moms who want to make the best nutritional choices for our families, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the often confusing and misleading packaging found on grocery items. Do you find food labels […]

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Marya Mesa here to tell you about Monster High taking over Hauntlywood. This post is part of a sponsored campaign. Monster High is taking over Hauntlywood! What ghoul would you play in the latest Monster […]

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Marya Mesa is here to share everything she never expected about being a mom. This is the fourth and final post in a series inspired and sponsored by the new memoir from Lisa-Jo Baker, Surprised by Motherhood: […]

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According to the International Reading Association, about 40 percent of high school students lack the literacy skills sought by employers.  In the U.S., an estimated 32 million adults are unable to read, and 780 million of the […]

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Post was written by contributing writer Marya Mesa. She was compensated for her time but as always all opinions are the writers own. Playout: The Game is a card game that will encourage your family to […]

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5 Minute breaks for mom

5 Minutes for Mom contributor Marya shares 5 minute breaks for moms. It’s easy to let the business of being moms consume us from day to day. We may think we’re being more productive by […]

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