Confessions of a Bully

If you’re a parent, please take 3 minutes to watch the video below, Confessions of a Bully. It is a perfect example of how early intervention, education and empathy can stop a bullying incident and […]


Pinterest - Where Creativity Grows

Pinterest is our favorite social sharing site. Share a couple of your pins here in Pin It Friday! We are 5minutesformom and we’ll repin as many of the pins in the linky as possible… Follow […]


Rylands Story is About Love

When I watched the video below, I literally choked back tears. I could feel a mother and father’s truly unconditional love for their child and their courage to support him while spreading understanding and compassion […]



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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Maya Angelou Quotes

Join us in celebrating the life and wisdom of Maya Angelou with 50 favorite quotes… “When you learn, teach, when you get, give.”   “Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how […]



Olivia and Julia are always begging to go to the beach — and into the water! Add Your Wordless Wednesday Post Link Below: Thanks to Uisce for creating Wordless Wednesday. Written by Janice, co-founder of […]


Dr. Pepper BBQ Sauce / by 5 Minutes For Mom #DrPepper #BBQSauce #recipe

Danielle Reeves, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, has a simple and tasty summer recipe for you. Well, my friends, the time for hot cocoa and sweaters has come to an end. As much as I […]


Pinterest is my Addiction and my Therapy

Do you love Pinterest as much as we do? Then share a couple of your pins here in Pin It Friday! We are 5minutesformom and we’ll repin as many of the pins in the linky […]


Julia and Sophia at Fair

When you don’t want to grow up, it’s lucky to be small for your age. Julia who just turned 9 is in no rush to grow up. She oozes imagination and spends her days leading […]


Blended, Opens 5/23/14

Dawn, 5M4M contributor, recently attended a press junket for the movie Blended. Expenses for her travel and lodging were covered by Warner Bros. Pictures, but all opinions expressed here are wholly her own. To me, Adam […]

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