by admin ~ March 24th, 2013
As a mother, it can often be challenging to find a social outlet that is conducive for helping you to meet new people while caring for your children. For many mothers, crafting and social activities can be blended into one large social gathering that can help them to reconnect with old friends while making new ones. If you are a mother with a creative touch, then here are a few ways that scrapbook parties can help you to reconnect with your friends while still managing your responsibilities.
Scrap booking is an enjoyable craft that always results Continue reading »
by admin ~ June 19th, 2012
There are many stay at home moms who are looking for something new to do. Scrapbooking is an excellent idea and it is fun and easy to do.
Supplies for scrapbooking can be found at many stores and on the internet. It is up to each person as to what they choose to make their books from. There are many different layouts to be found or you can make your own. This project is limitless.
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by www.connectmoms.com ~ January 15th, 2012
If your days have become consumed with peanut butter sandwiches and carpool issues you’ve got to take some time out. If you think you can manage, set your Home security system, put your mind at ease and take a Mom’s Retreat with one of your girlfriends or even alone to one of the following relaxing locations
Sedona, AZ – Arizona has some really great restorative spas and Sedona is a healing place all on its own. Spend your week hiking, eating right and Continue reading »
by admin ~ October 16th, 2011
What kind of social media is right for you? There are many different social networks online to choose from. The question is which one to choose. The best way to choose the right one for you is to talk to people you know, and find out which one they are using; and then go online and check out that network to see if it is what you want to use to keep you connected to your friends or family. Social networks can help you connect to people from your past as well as find new Continue reading »
by admin ~ October 13th, 2011
For busy moms, preparing dinner can be quite the challenge. It only takes a little bit of planning for busy moms to plan easy and nutritious meals. Meal planning allows busy moms to provide nutritious and delicious meals without having to sacrifice precious time. One way to plan your meals is to prepare and freeze meals ahead of time. Simple ingredients such as chicken, rice, and a vegetable can make a delicious casserole. Cooking a Continue reading »
by admin ~ October 10th, 2011
Although buying fast food is a cheap fix, making dinner for the family is a better option. Plus making the food means knowing what went in it and it is far cheaper and healthier than hitting the drive-through.
The first thing to do is to plan ahead. Pick some meals that are fairly easy to make such as casseroles, soups, chili, even tacos and pick a day to serve them.
A slow cooker is the best option when preparing meals to Continue reading »
by admin ~ July 15th, 2011
Stay at home moms sacrifice a lot do do what they love. Obviously, they love staying with their kids, or they would not be doing it. There are days that every mother wonders whether she is doing the right thing. Perhaps the kid’s games are wearing on her last nerve. Where is that nerve anyway. What some moms need is a good tickle of the funny bone. How can a mom plan time to simply watch a funny movie, when her kids are constantly needing her attention? The answer lies Continue reading »
by admin ~ July 12th, 2011
Deciding to stay at home does not mean a mother has to give up all social outlets. Most health experts would advise against isolating oneself. Regardless of the resolve, often, stay at home moms lose contact with their outside social network. Their home, though loud and busy, often feels like a cave, or a deserted island. Real civilization is somewhere outside. With today’s technology, busy moms can still remain in touch with friends and family. Many people have caught on to the online social network craze. They are not just for college kids Continue reading »
by admin ~ July 9th, 2011
When you are a stay-at-home mom, you may feel disconnected from other people. Most of your day revolves around caring for your children, so you may wish for some adult contact with people who understand what you are going through. By reading mom blogs, and even writing your own, you can use it as an outlet for any issues and frustrations you may have as a mom.
There are literally hundreds of mom blogs out there on the internet. Some are better than others, but you can find them by doing a quick search on the internet. You can find Continue reading »
by admin ~ July 8th, 2011
The social media is an excellent way to brighten up the day for stay at home moms. Just because a mother spends a lot of time home with the kids or working from home does not mean she has to go without a social life. There are many websites where she can meet other parents, share interests, get helpful advice, or just say hello to other adults.
A search engine search is a good way for a mom to expand her social scene. She Continue reading »