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Married, mom to two busy kids, biology major turned internet marketer, workaholic, trying to slow down long enough to enjoy life! Tina Becci

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Do food dyes make kids hyperactive?

Do food dyes make kids hyperactive?

| March 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

Are you concerned about artificial food dyes? The Federal Government is investigating a potential link between artificial food colorings and behavioral changes in children. The FDA is meeting for the next two days to consider warning labels, risk factors and other concerns surrounding the 15 million pounds of synthetic food colorings added to the U.S. […]

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Skecher Shape-Ups Shoes

Skecher Shape-Ups Shoes

| March 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

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It looks as though Skechers Shape-Ups shoes are here to stay! There is still quite a buzz going on about these shoes and for good reason. The more people that try them the more endorsements they get. Skechers Shape-Ups Shoes are not just another […]

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Snacks for Soccer – healthy suggestions

Snacks for Soccer – healthy suggestions

| March 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Spring soccer has begun! We are already 3 games into the season and so far we have 2 wins and 1 loss! Today is my day to bring the soccer snack. Each family gets assigned at least two games during the season so that way every one chips in. I always rely on my daughter […]

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Fun Crafts for Kids : Martha’s Eggshell Flowerpots

Fun Crafts for Kids : Martha’s Eggshell Flowerpots

| March 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

We are always looking for new craft ideas to do with the kids and this craft is great for boys and girls. Of course it goes without saying that you must wash the eggshells before starting to use them to help prevent the spread of possible salmonella in your garden.
Young gardeners can use eggshells as […]

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Spring Cleaning : Buy or Sell used baby items

Spring Cleaning : Buy or Sell used baby items

| March 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Its that time of year again as you start putting away your winter clothes and going through your summer wardrobe. I filled up two large bags of clothes from each of the kids room with clothes that just don’t fit them anymore. Spring cleaning isn’t just about clothes but we went ahead and started cleaning […]

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My Chore Chart. Kids Chore Management

My Chore Chart. Kids Chore Management

| March 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Have you ever heard of My Chore Chart? It is a free online chore chart for kids that has a reward store built into it that operates through amazon. We all struggle to get kids to help around the house. They seem to take for granted that everything is just done for them. Once they […]

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Must Read Article: A decade of lessons in parenting

Must Read Article: A decade of lessons in parenting

| March 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

I have not reached my decade milestone of parenting yet but I am close. There is this great article on parenting.com titled “A Decade of Lessons in Parenting“. This is a wonderful article and I especially love the part about how “kids are born with built-in chump detectors” – this is so true and its […]

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What to do if you and your kids encounter a Snake!

What to do if you and your kids encounter a Snake!

| March 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Ah the joys of Spring and with it comes beautiful flowers but also an abundance of snakes. Not to make you paranoid (like I am) but the snakes are every where, in the grass, the flower beds, and even in the lake where you live. Snakes provide an invaluable service around your home by eating […]

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Peanut Allergies – another school case in the news

Peanut Allergies – another school case in the news

| March 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Another Peanut Allergy case has made national news. The Today Show covered a story about a school in Florida that is in the middle of a peanut protest. Parents are upset and feel that the school is infringing on their rights and the rights of snack time. Watch the today show video to see what […]

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Ipad vs Kindle for reading ebooks – what’s your favorite gadget ?

Ipad vs Kindle for reading ebooks – what’s your favorite gadget ?

| March 23, 2011 | 1 Comment

What gadget do you read your ebooks on?
It has come down to the battle of the gadgets (and boy do we have a house full of them). Anyone who knows my husband knows that he has an addiction of sorts to Gadgets. That being said of course he has an Ipad and a Kindle only […]

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