What Can You Recycle in the Bathroom?

Recycling tips for items found in the bathroom

Disclosure: This post was brought to you by CARE TO RECYCLE® and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own and I hope you enjoy them. What can you recycle in the bathroom? Earth Day is almost here. That means we all must take charge of our surroundings and figure out ways to make the items we use last longer or uses them in a new way. I know we all have what I call life hacks for the bathroom so I polled a group of my friends to get their best tips for recycling items found in a ...

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First Aid Kit Items to Save the Day

First aid kit must haves

Disclosure: I received compensation for this post as part of Band-Aid, Neosporin and The Motherhood campaign, but all opinions expressed here are mine. Be Prepared to Save the Day with Must Have First Aid Kit Items It is soccer season again. That means I am on the go. I have three kids and they all play soccer. That means I need to be prepared. I pack my van with my essentials and my purse. You just never know what you will need. This is what I pack in my purse besides my wallet. My ...

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Free Audible Books for 30 Days

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Free Audible Books for 30 Days I love books! My idea of relaxing is by curling up in bed or in my couch with a good book. From fictions to biographies and even inspirational, I crave for books that makes me learn something new and those that will stir up my imagination. I just love the magic of words coming to life in my mind and makes me feel different emotions or asks me questions. Paper books are something that I will always love but when ebooks were invented I realized that I also love ...

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Do More With Your Dollar With Purina and Dollar General


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Purina for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Recent studies have shown that when children read to their family pets their reading skills and confidence improve. The Dollar General Literacy Foundation awards grants to nonprofit organizations and schools that help individuals learn to read, prepare for the high school equivalency test, or learn the English language.  As part of their initiative to encourage literacy and reading Dollar ...

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The Power of Home Equity


This post is written and sponsored by U.S. Bank. Seems you’ve got a bit of a dilemma on your hands. That big project you’ve had in your head for what feels like forever is now actually coming together on paper and just waiting to be started. You have the time to do it and - best of all? - you want to do it. There’s just one problem. You need funds, because without them, your dream project stays on hold. But fear not! If you’re a homeowner, and have equity in your home, you may have ...

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What I learned doing my own tax return

What I learned doing my own tax return

Disclosure: This post is part of the TaxACT #DIYtaxes blog tour which shares stories and tips about doing your own taxes and how it makes you smarter about the overall health of your finances. Do your own taxes today at TaxACT. You got this. I have been doing my own tax return since I got my first job at the age of 16. That means I have been doing my own tax return for (dare I admit it?) more than 20 years. With one exception, I did not do my own tax return the year when we bought our first ...

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The Honest Company #HonestFeeding

baby dha

Disclaimer: Compensation was provided by The Honest Company via MomTrends. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of The Honest Company or Momtrends. I just had a baby three weeks ago and was excited to see that The Honest Company came out with some amazing new products to help new moms and babies as well. Two of the new products that I am trying is the Lactation Plus and Baby DHA. I am definitely pro breastfeeding and The ...

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Huggies® Snug & Dry Ultra Diapers Review

huggies diapers

This post brought to you by Huggies®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of http://madamedeals.com/. Disclosure:  “Huggies provided me with free samples to review but all opinions are my own.” Huggies Snug & Dry Ultra Diapers Review Diapers are one of those essential items that every baby needs until potty trained. The hardest part is finding the best quality diaper that will work best for my child but also not hurt my budget. My daughter is 20 months old now and is all ...

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Church Hill Classics Diploma Frame Review

Church Hill Classics Diploma Frame

Disclosure: This post is part of the blogger program by Church Hill Classics and The Motherhood, who compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are my own, and I hope you enjoy them. Church Hill Classics Diploma Frame Review Graduation season is quickly approaching and in a recent survey conducted by The Motherhood, 98 percent of respondents who have a close relative graduating from college this year haven't yet purchased a graduation gift for him or her. My ...

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Important Steps to Home Ownership

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This post is written and sponsored by U.S. Bank So, you’re ready to make the big leap into home ownership? Good for you. Home ownership can be a great experience and holds a number of tangible and intangible benefits. But first, you need to actually buy that property, which, especially if this is your first home, can feel more than a little complicated. Understanding the mortgage process Since a home is arguably the biggest purchase you’ll ever make, being prepared is key ...

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