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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 […]


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I’m fortunate that we’ve lived pretty debt-free lives. We did borrow money for inexpensive cars when we were first married over 20 years ago, but the last three cars we’ve bought, we bought with cash, […]


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Jennifer Donovan here to share about kids and money. This is part of a sponsored promotion with Dave Ramsey focused on his forthcoming book, Smart Money Smart Kids. You have to earn it before you […]


Faith That Sticks

Give your kids tools to express their faith in creative ways with Faith that Sticks! This post is written by Janice Croze, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, and is part of a sponsored campaign […]


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Jennifer D. is here to share her thoughts on the joy of motherhood. This is the first post in a series inspired and sponsored by the new memoir from Lisa-Jo Baker, Surprised by Motherhood: Everything […]


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UPDATE: Now get a 20% discount using coupon code “5min”. I am about to transition my three-month-old from the bassinet to the crib. With this transition comes new worries.  Will she sleep as well?  Will […]


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5M4M contributor Michelle of Honest & Truly! attended a press junket as a guest of Twentieth Century Fox pictures where she saw an early screening of the movie (read her review HERE) and was given access to […]

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Raise Awareness about Child Safety

Qustodio is sponsoring the #UBP14 Twitter Party and we’ve arranged with them this extra promotion for you. As you know, the Ultimate Blog Party is full of prizes, and Qustodio is offering subscriptions to 10 […]


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Do you know the five S’s of calming a crying baby? Shushing, Swinging, Side or Stomach placement, Sucking, and Swaddling. My most often used method for calming my babies has been swaddling, especially at night. […]


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As moms, we are inundated with information and advertising on products that promise to be useful for our children. It can be overwhelming to know which products are the best and which are really necessary […]