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Lessons Kids Learn Through Sports

Tweet As a parent, I’ve become something of an expert in finding life lessons to share with my kids in our everyday activities. Sports have proven to be an unending source of educational opportunities, whether we’re participating or just watching. As we have spent a lot of time watching various sporting events lately, from national […]

Five Tips for Surviving After a Sleepless Night

Tweet Sleepless nights are an unfortunate consequence of becoming a parent. Whether your kids are infants and haven’t quite figured out the whole sleeping through the night thing or if they’re older and struggling with sleep for a different reason, parents still need get up and function in the morning. This struggle has hit home […]

7 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day Without Paying a Sitter

Tweet Valentine’s Day was such a different thing back before children. There was money for elaborate date nights and you didn’t have to hire a sitter or you could just celebrate at home without having to cut up anyone’s food or be interrupted fifty-seven times to check for monsters under the bed. While I wouldn’t […]

Valentine’s Day Gift Certificate Printable

Tweet   We’re just a few weeks away from Valentine’s Day – another holiday that allows us to show those we love just how much we care. However, coming right on the heels of Christmas and other gift-giving holidays and during a time of year that can be a bit of a financial challenge for […]

Walt Disney World #DisneyKids January Twitter Party

Tweet   As many of us are shivering and wishing for warm weather to come our way, Walt Disney World Resort is gearing up for a taste of Spring. Kicking off next month, the annual Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival brings beautiful floral and topiary displays, amazing food, and lots of opportunities for fun […]

Birthday Party Ideas for Tween Boys

Tweet It’s that time of year again at our house! We’ve got birthdays coming up and need to figure out some fun ways to celebrate. With soon-to-be 11 and 12-year-olds, coming up with a birthday party idea that is “cool” enough to satisfy is becoming a bigger challenge every year. Character themed parties have phased […]

Motivation Tips for Tough Winter Months

Tweet   Finding motivation in winter can be difficult – even impossible at times. Less daylight, cold temperatures, and holiday stress can work against us to make it hard to find the energy and initiative to be productive. In fact, I had to fight to find the focus to write this post! Many people find their […]

Intel® Optane™ Memory: Get the Speed, Keep the Capacity! #IntelINCROWD

Tweet Just in time for the holiday, THE IN-CROWD HUB is featuring Intel® Optane™ memory: Get the Speed, Keep the Capacity! Technology gets smarter and smarter and the latest memory development from Intel® is no exception! This new class of memory accelerates performance without sacrificing storage capacity. Over time, Optane™ memory will learn your personal […]