5 Things Beginner Gardeners Overlook

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  Gardening is becoming an increasingly popular activity.  And it’s not hard to see why. It offers a great source of light exercise, provides fresh air, and adds a new dimension to your property. Frankly, what’s not to love? So,  this time of year many inexperienced gardeners embrace their growing love of using their outdoor spaces. … [Continue]

How To Eliminate Stress As a Parent

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      You’re probably used to feelings of stress and pressure as a parent. There is always something that needs to be taken care of, and everyone looks for you to sort it out.  And then there are the specific occasions that seem inevitably and unavoidably stressful whenever they arise. Here’s how to turn those stressful … [Continue]

Maintaining Garden Equipment and Replacing It

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  Gardening equipment is undoubtedly an expense.  As a result, we have a few tips on maintaining garden equipment. Without the proper equipment, maintaining your garden can feel like a chore.  Most equipment is designed to last many years without the need for replacement.  Check out other gardening tips before you leave.  Here's a few basic … [Continue]

Gardening Options When Space Is Limited

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    The dream for most of us is a huge, rolling garden that sprawls as far as the eye can see.  It's  just waiting for us to fill it with projects, flowers, and vegetables. The reality? Well, for most of us that’s not quite how it works out. With a huge garden comes a huge price on the house.  Having a large garden might be … [Continue]

14 Places to Score Cheap Sewing Supplies

Like anything else, your hobby is dependent on a budget. Not many people out there can spend as they please on their hobbies.  And therefore saving on your sewing stash is not a bad idea.  Don't we all want to get more for our money? Most needlecraft aficionados prefer their sewing rooms fully stocked.  However, this usually means having more than … [Continue]

Get Your Kids Involved in Creating Clean Air

    Kids usually don't want much to do with cleaning the house. They'd rather be outside playing, and who can blame them? But the lessons they learn in childhood last a lifetime.  So, teaching children lessons in house cleaning can include the importance of creating clean air in the home.  You can teach them this lesson through … [Continue]

Chores to Prepare for a Child’s Birthday Party

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  Preparing for a child's birthday party can take a lot of hard work. In addition to putting up decorations, planning games, and picking up the birthday cake, you also need to prepare your house. After all, it's about to get invaded by a bunch of sugar-crazed kids. Before you host another birthday party, make sure you do these four … [Continue]

Motivating Children and Getting Them Out of a Funk

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    Do your kids need a bit more motivation in their lives? These days, it can be hard for school age kids to stay focused on academics and household chores.  If there were tips that helped kids try harder in school, you’d want to know all about them, right?  Today's your lucky day.  Here are a few tips on motivating children … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #120

Sunday's Best Linkup

Welcome to Week 120 of Mother 2 Mother’s Sunday’s Best Linkup.  We're continuing our Happy 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 & blogging information, sewing projects, patio and … [Continue]

Tips on Making Gardening Easier

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  As life becomes more demanding, we realize that time is of the essence. Work, cooking, children, school runs, housework and laundry.  The list is never-ending.  But with summer creeping up fast, there’s another job to throw into the mix, gardening.  We all know that feeling when the neighbours look down their noses at us because our … [Continue]