Hidden Costs of Dog Ownership: Are You Ready for a Dog?

Hidden Costs of Dog Ownership

Anyone that owns a family dog, or had one growing up knows that their presence in your life is priceless. They offer unconditional love, hours of fun, and are a great way for children to take on some responsibilities. For a family living on a tight budget, dog ownership can become more difficult, especially when… 

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5 Ways to Teach Your Child Time Management

5 Ways to Teach Your Child Time Management

Are you constantly asking your child to hurry up?  Maybe you are asking your child why they haven’t done something you asked them to do ten times. Time management is something not all adults have even mastered,but it’s never too early or too late to help your child in this area. Check out these 5 ways… 

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Having Fun in the Sun: Summer Safety for Babies & Toddlers

Bowe Baby Car Seat Shade

*This post was brought you in partnership with Bowe Baby.* It’s heating up outside and after this long winter, we are all eager to spend some time outdoors. Your baby has sensitive skin that burns easily and a little too much time in the sun can leave baby dehydrated and could lead to heatstroke, heat… 

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Our Nickelodeon Universe Adventure at Mall of America + Tips

Mall of America Nickelodeon Universe View from Food Court

When Warren turned six this year, he decided he’d like to go do something fun instead of have a birthday party. We offered that to Lucian as well and he chose a water park. For Warren, we made a trip to Mall of America! Mall of America offered us some complimentary park tickets in order… 

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