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* Thank you to Poise for sponsoring this post and keeping me confident! Did you remember feeling that sudden gush? That one uncontrollable instance when it hit you before you hit the restroom? You are not alone, and believe me, there's nothing to be ashamed of this because one in three women experience Light Bladder Leakage (LBL). LBL, which can be triggered by everyday occurrences like coughing, sneezing, laughing or exercise are most common in women, with the causes as varied as the women who experience it. Some of the common causes of LBL are : elevated stress … [Read more...]

Are You a Good Mother? – Find Out Once and For All!


It seems that within the last few decades there has been a lot of criticism around mothers and how each one raises her children differently.  Everyone has an opinion of what “good parenting” is, but what it all boils down to is the fact that our children are happy and healthy! Most moms ask themselves the question, “Am I a good mother?” on a daily basis, but is there ever a definite answer? Yes! Here is an infographic from Kidecals to help answer that question once and for all!    Courtesy of: Kidecals … [Read more...]

Enter : Labor Day Movie Prize Pack Giveaway


Welcome to the Labor Day Movie Prize Pack Giveaway!!! Paramount Pictures has a new movie coming soon, Friday, January 31st, to a theater near you! Labor Day, starring Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin, from the director of "Up In The Air" and "Juno." Labor Day centers on 13-year-old Henry Wheeler, who struggles to be the man of his house and care for his reclusive mother Adele while confronting all the pangs of adolescence. On a back-to-school shopping trip, Henry and his mother encounter Frank Chambers, a man both intimidating and … [Read more...]

Enter : Pretty Mommies Giveaway #PMHoliday

Pretty Mommies

Pretty Mommies is ready to help you give (and get) the gift of healthy skin this holiday. You and 3 of your friends will be gifted the safe, all natural and highly effective 3 part skin care system for pregnant and nursing moms. But don't worry - your non pregnant and nursing friends will love it, too! It’s a simple three step system – Cleanser, Skin Brightener, and Sunscreen - it’ll cleanse, exfoliate, hydrate, brighten, soothe, provide high levels of antioxidants and anti-aging properties, as well as, physical broad … [Read more...]

Permission Granted: 5 Ways to Find Rest this Holiday


*This is a guest post by *Renée Peterson Trudeau. Does the thought of hanging Christmas lights and attending holiday work parties make you want to grab your sleeping bag and run for the nearest cave? 2013 has been intense for many of us.  We felt overscheduled, overworked and we rarely got the chance to unplug.  We navigated big career and life transitions—and had little time to integrate these changes.  Frankly, we’re exhausted. We’re ready for rest. Not a relaxed evening by the fire, but a serious stretch of lazy days, … [Read more...]

Enter : Baby on the Way Giveaway


Babies, babies and more babies are on their way all around us!!! The Andersons Angels household is expecting a new Bundle of Joy in December!! And you are invited to share in the joy....! Baby On the Way... Hosted by Andersons Angels and Co-Hosted by Joy of Momma Joyner & The More the Merrier. This giveaway wouldn't be possible with out these AWESOME Sponsors: Gladditudes - Choice of T-Shirt or Tote (value $20-$32) Pink Blush Maternity - $25 Gift Certifictae (value $25) Mommylicious - Long Sleeve Signature Top in Black (value … [Read more...]

How to Really Love a Child


I was smitten by this picture post I saw in Facebook. I know that as a mom, I sometimes lose my patience most especially when my daughter gets so curious and tend to do a lot of weird things around the house. We all love our children but a lot of times we have the tendency to lose control and just freak out at even the most little things or mistakes they do. This is a good reminder, pointer or maybe a breather for all moms who just like me sometimes feel "overwhelmed" and irritated with the constant chaos at home. Our church pastor … [Read more...]