Family Life

the house we grew up in

I love a good family drama. I’m not sure if it’s because I do see my family in them or because in comparison, my family looks nice and normal, but that kind of fiction does […]

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Guardians Collage

Jennifer Donovan, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, shares a parent’s perspective on the new Marvel movie Guardians of the Galaxy. She received complimentary tickets to an early screening of the movie. I have been hearing […]

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Back to School - First Day Photos

I’m a member of Master Lock’s Live Secure Safety Squad and have been compensated for my time in writing this post. It’s almost time for getting kids back to school. Depending on where you live, […]

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5 Minutes for Mom contributor Jennifer Donovan is here to share a tasty giveaway with you. This is a sponsored post and she received a product sample to aid the writing of this giveaway. I […]

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Written and photographed by Janice Croze, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom. Thanks to Finish and their #FinishMoms #CleanItForward campaign for sponsoring this post. Read on for four, super quick, picnic food ideas that you […]

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Summer Activities Link Up

Let’s talk Summer Fun… Have you blogged about any fun summer activities for kids? We want to see and share your creative ideas. We’re looking for fabulous posts to share on our social channels and […]

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Harrison Hot Springs Resort and Spa

Susan here to share a taste of my recent trip with my girls to Harrison Hot Springs Resort and Spa. Last weekend we reviewed the resort in order to blog about it here at 5 […]

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Sparkle Screen - Sunscreen for Kids Giveaway

We’re thrilled to announce a fabulous Twitter Party celebrating fun in the sun with our kids! The event is sponsored by a mom-owned business called GlitterTots run by two Fort Lauderdale moms with a brilliant […]

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Clean Spilled Lemonade

Susan here with Tip #3 in the Merry Maids “Summer Mom-Cation” program. This post series is sponsored, but as always, my opinions are my own. My girls are obsessed with making lemonade! While I admit […]

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Sophia and Susan Bumper Boats

Riding “Bumper Boats” at Harrison Hot Springs. This last weekend, I took my girls to spend the night at Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa. We had such a fabulous time! One of their favorite […]

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