January 2008

5 Minutes Around the Blogosphere

CONTESTS & GIVEAWAYS At An Island Review, there’s a brand new copy of The Backyardigans – Surf’s Up DVD up for grabs. If you can’t actually be in warm weather, at least you can dream […]

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When mom-entrepreneur Vicki Mote Bodwell was a little girl, her Texan Grandmother used to say to her, “Honey, I think it’s time to crawl into your biscuit,” which meant, “Go to bed!” And now, decades […]

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Here at “5 Minutes for Mom”, we love introducing you all to fantastic mom blogs. And one of the best mommy bloggers we know and love is Shannon from Rocks In My Dryer. So today […]

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Our two winners of the Baby Steps: The Path from Motherhood to Career guide are #51 Midwest Texan #72 DARIJA If you didn’t win, you can buy one through Bent Tree Press.

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A Sweet Little Boutique… Mom-owned store, Alex Casey Baby, is wrapping up little ones in full-sized, hooded towels. And each one of these cozy creations is personalized with your child’s name. Olivia loves hers – […]

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Just a quick reminder to you designers out there – our contest for the button/banner designs for The Ultimate Blog Party 2008 is coming this Monday, January 28th. So make sure you submit your designs […]

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In case you are wondering, those are magnetix on Jackson’s ears. (He put them on and then said, “Mom take a picture of me!” How could I resist?) Thanks to Uisce for creating Wordless Wednesday. […]

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I have to admit that I haven’t done as well teaching my daughter Amanda (age 9) about money as I would like. When I heard about Kids $ave software, I thought it could solve a […]

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Tackle It Tuesday Meme

Click here to get the banner code and start tackling. Finally I finished this task… Those of you who have been tackling with us for awhile will remember the massive tackling Susan and I were […]

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The Lies He Tells…

by Janice

A conversation between my six year old son and his babysitter: “One day my mom ate a chocolate with alcohol in it and then she didn’t feed me.” “What Jackson?!?” “One day my mom ate […]

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