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National School Backpack Awareness Day and a Tablet That Can Replace a Laptop

September 17, 2014 Living

Today is National School Backpack Awareness Day created by the American Occupational Therapy Association. This is actually an important topic as, according to the US Consumer Product Safety Commission, there were more than 22,000 people treated for backpack related injuries in the US last year. That figure included 8,500 children between the ages of 5 […]

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Get a Flu Shot and Give a Shot @ Life to a Child

September 16, 2014 Living

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GetAShot #CollectiveBias – This is a cause I firmly believe in! The seasonal flu season is nearly upon us again and it is so important for us to get our annual flu immunization. You have to make time […]

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How I am improving my sleep

September 15, 2014 robynsonlineworld

Sleeping has always been a problem for me, not every night, but it goes in spurts and it definitely impacts me the next day. I have done things like get a new bed, new pillows, and various other things but rarely did I try changing my habits. When Food for Sleep approached me about trying […]

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Save a Life: World Suicide Prevention Day

September 10, 2014 Living

Today, September 10, is World Suicide Prevention Day. Unfortunately this cause is very close to me. I know several people who have considered suicide and even worse, I know some who committed suicide. Life is so fragile. Everyone needs to reach out and help prevent this cruelness. Suicide Warning Signs: Talking about wanting to die […]

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Food For Sleep

September 9, 2014 Reviews & Giveaways

I have talked about my issues with not sleeping well many times. When I was approached by Food for Sleep to try out their product I was happy to say yes. What intrigued me was that this was not a drug with ingredients I really did not know much about. Instead Food for Sleep is […]

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Healthy Eating Healthy You Recipe Contest

August 28, 2014 Food

This is a recipe c0ntest I had to share with you all because the focus is on healthier eating. Don’t worry about voting either – while the entries are open to public voting that does not impact the winner. The winners will be chosen by the BrightFocus Foundation. The prize is a $100 Target gift […]

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Do you know about probiotics? (plus giveaway)

August 6, 2014 Living

I get a lot of emails asking me to try out a lot of different products. some I accept, some I do not. When I got an email from a company called Healthy Bastards (you can read about their company name here) I had to see what it was about. Once I read it I knew […]

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8 Ways I Am Working on Losing Weight (most of the time)

June 2, 2014 Weight Loss

I have been at a plateau with my weight loss for a while now. It is easy to fall into a rut with weight loss just like anything else. Still though, I celebrate the 125 pounds I have already lost proudly! Now it is time for me to just re-invest in myself and remember to […]

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7 Messy Things To Do For Fun + Giveaway

May 23, 2014 Living

Even though I am in no way a neat freak, sometimes I do avoid certain fun activities simply because they may be messy. I think being a mom brought that out since we are often the ones that are doing laundry and cleaning up after messy kids. It is time to break that bad habit […]

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Look Good Feel Better and Win!

May 19, 2014 Living

Unfortunately, I know several people who have undergone cancer treatment. For women especially the impact on their appearance just adds to the stress they are under. We all know that it is what is on the inside that really matters, but we all also know that when we look better we feel better. When TheMotherhood […]

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