September 2014


Disclosure: Relativity Media covered writer Jennifer D.’s expenses for a visit to the set of The Best of Me in Louisiana. I have enjoyed covering movie releases, which includes the opportunity to see the movie […]


How to take notes from a textbook

This is Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, with some tips on studying and taking notes from a textbook. This post is part of a sponsored campaign with Post-it Brand, but my enthusiasm, opinions, […]

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S'mores Dessert Pizza / by Busy Mom's Helper for #DessertPizza #Smores

Hey, it’s Danielle from Busy Mom’s Helper again! Can y’all believe it’s already fall? I sure the heck can’t! One side of me feels like school’s been back in session forever, the other part is […]


Sophia at the Dentist

I wish I could go back in time and never let my kids have sugar or drink juice. And start flossing their teeth as soon as they broke through!!! Okay, I know that’s not practical […]



Little kids and imagination go together perfectly, and with the new picture book by Jamie A. Swenson, children can pretend while they read along. If You Were a Dog, with Chris Raschka’s signature whimsical watercolors, is […]


Mount Seymour

Susan here… We want to share with all our local Vancouver and BC friends an awesome contest opportunity being hosted by our friend Mommy Footprint for Mount Seymour. Skiing and snowboarding can be expensive hobbies, so […]


Around the Blogosphere

Welcome to our weekly roundup here at 5 Minutes Around the Blogosphere. You can come back all week and add your own posts or giveaways to the Linky List below. Be sure to check back […]


Leading Moms

Each of these women inspired me —> Women, mothers, working moms, single moms, single working moms – whether you identify yourself in one, two or all of those categories, you were represented in this power […]


Dare to Bare

Susan here… with another confession! Yes, I’m revealing another confession as part of the #DareToBare contest. Just so you know, I am a paid ambassador for Bare Snacks™, I am not eligible for the prizes […]


Big Hero 6 XPrize Contest

XPRIZE has joined forces with Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures and Disney Corporate Citizenship for a nationwide video contest designed to find the real-life counterparts to the animated heroes that will soon burst onto the […]