Family Life

What TheoAndBeau Remind Me About Cosleeping

When you look deeply into the award-winning photos of the napping dog and child duo #TheoandBeau you see love, trust and a shared intimacy that’s building an unbreakable bond. I believe it is also a […]


Masterlock Prize Pack

I’m a member of Master Lock’s Live Secure Safety Squad and have been compensated for my time in writing this post. After this rough winter, don’t you feel extra thankful for Spring? Do you have […]


Mothers Day Twitter Chat KodakBOGO

We’re thrilled to be celebrating Mother’s Day with a couple of our favorite things… a Twitter Party and talk of photography and photo gift ideas! We’re helping as panelists at the event and for disclosure’s […]


Organizing Tips for Kids

Want to help your kids get organized? Here’s an “Organization 101″ system for kids using the Home Collection by Post-it® Brand, Scotch® Brand and Command™ Brand products. This post is part of a sponsored campaign, […]


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5 Minutes for Mom contributor Bonnie Way watched a MomAssembly course for this review, but all opinions are her own. Parenting is hard work. Most of us learned about parenting from our own parents—but we […]


Time Management Tips for Moms

Ask The Domestic Life Stylist Lisa our resident fine living expert answers your questions each Thursday. Submit a question here. If you are a blogger, this is a great chance to have us feature and […]


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Jenny Nanninga is here to share her thoughts on why being a mom is so important. This is the third post in a series inspired and sponsored by the new memoir from Lisa-Jo Baker, Surprised by […]


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Anna here to talk about an innovative doll from Arklu to send a positive message to girls everywhere. Body image is a huge issue with girls. Today’s media images of perfection and sexiness have girls […]


Generations Riviera Maya

As the resident fine living/travel writer at 5 Minutes for Mom, I had the opportunity to visit the Generations Riviera Maya Resort. All airfare, hotel and accommodations were provided but expressed opinions remain 100% my […]


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Author Genny Heikka shares thoughts on finding bliss in the hustle and bustle of motherhood. “Being a mother means that your heart is no longer yours; it wanders wherever your children go.”—Author Unknown Bliss perfect […]