5 Tips To Make Living With Your College Graduate Easier

college graduate

    Today, college graduates are facing several factors that make coming back to the nest an ideal option.  Some factors include,  student loan debt, job unavailability and sky-high rents.  And for the first time in modern history, living with parents is the most common living arrangement for 18-34-year-olds. However, before you freak out when your college graduate decides they want to move back home, read these tips on how to make it work: 1. Treat your child like an adult That means, not doing their laundry for them or giving them money for a movie. Don't fall back into the same parental role you played when they were little. A college graduate should not expect the babying treatment. Also, let them grow … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #125

Sundays Best linkup

  Welcome to Week 125 of Mother 2 Mother’s Sunday’s Best Linkup.  This is the first week of Remembering Our Heroes. We’re looking for crafts, recipes,  décor, cocktails, and more. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & blogging information, sewing projects, patio and deck makeovers, front porch makeover ideas, organization tips, ideas for backyard hot dog roasts, and more. Blow the dust off your old posts and share those on our linkup too. They’re great for inspiration. Anything goes, as long as it’s family friendly and you may linkup as many posts as you would like. Be sure to tell your friends, they will want to join the festivities too. Each week your hosts will select their … [Continue]

Port Authority Rolling Cooler Review

rolling cooler

I received an offer to review a product from Apparel N Bags, and readily accepted.  I love their products.  I'm going to the beach in a few weeks, and decided to check out the Port Authority Rolling Cooler.  I love being able to take cool beverages and snacks to the beach.  It seems like service takes forever when you're waiting for a waiter or … [Continue]

Organic Gardening 101: Making the Most Out of Your Backyard

  So you decided to have your own garden, grow your own produce and go organic. However, as safe as it will make you feel going organic is difficult. But, knowing that your family is eating healthy is worth it.  Having pesticide-free food and knowing that your pets are playing in a garden that is free of toxins it is worth it.  Chemical … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #124

Sundays Best linkup

  Welcome to Week 124 of Mother 2 Mother’s Sunday’s Best Linkup.  This is the first week of Remembering Our Heroes. We’re looking for crafts, recipes,  décor, cocktails, and more. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & blogging information, sewing projects, patio and deck makeovers, front … [Continue]

Introduce Children To These Ethnic Cuisines

ethic cruisine

    Food is love, and love is food. Families make food to feed one another and bond over the daily ritual of eating together. Everyone has a favorite dish and it's often a pleasure to cook family favorites, but over time, eating the same style of food can get dull. That's when it's time to mix things up and make some ethnic food for … [Continue]

18 Character Building Books for Children

character building books

This post contains affiliate links.  If a book is purchased, I may receive a fee.  However, all funds are used to maintain Mother 2 Mother blog. First, building character is essential when raising children.  Character helps define who we are.  Most importantly, it guides our perspective on how we see the world and how we operate in the world.  … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #123

Sunday's Best Linkup

        Welcome to Week 123 of Mother 2 Mother’s Sunday’s Best Linkup.  This is the last week of our Mother’s Day – Mom’s Are Awesome theme. We’re looking for Mother’s Day crafts, recipes,  gift ideas, cocktails, and more. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & … [Continue]

Ideas for Organizing Board Games

organizing board games

      You’ve collected a number of games because of your recent interest in old and new titles. However, it’s beginning to look like an episode of Hoarders at your home. Therefore, a bit of structure and organization has become a challenge.  Will you be declared the winner and once again the owner of your space? Here’s … [Continue]

Practical Ways to Pest Proof Your Home

pest proof your home

  Pests can invade your home at any time.  Furthermore, they may come to nest, to access an easy source of food, or to find shelter from the weather. They can fly, crawl, burrow, or jump to get into your property.  They have one thing in common, and that is to get in regardless how bad you want to keep them out.  Check out my tips on pest … [Continue]