Controlling Your Budget and Finances as a Single Mom #OwnMyFuture

This is a sponsored post on behalf of She Speaks and Prudential. All opinions are those of our own. All moms, especially single moms, face some unique challenges.  We all take on a wide range of roles and responsibilities, however, women are much less likely to take charge of their finances.  Studies show that on average, women have 30% lower retirement balances.¹  On top of that, 44% of women have no life insurance and of the women who do … [Read more...]

Spring is Here: 6 Steps to Stay Healthy During Cold and Flu Season #ShareKleenexCare

This post is written by me on behalf of Geometry Global. All opinions are entirely my own. This shop has been compensated by Acorn Influence, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. It's no surprise spring is here, I don't know about you, but I've been coughing and sneezing and sometimes feeling like I'm hacking up a lung. Not really, but you get the point. My allergies are currently out of control. Although, my main concern is … [Read more...]

Forever Connected Memory Books #ForeverConnected

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Forever Connected Memory Books. All thoughts and opinions are those of our own. Every thing these days is all about technology, which it's SO easy to stay connected to family and now with this new mobile memory book you can create all kinds of projects and share with family, friends, or your significant other. I know I take a LOT of pictures and I really enjoy sharing them with family, so this is perfect … [Read more...]

Did Your Child Come Without a Manual? Look No Further! #FB4F

Everything Mommyhood was compensated for this post, but all thoughts and opinions are those of our own. Everything Mommyhood was recently chosen as a blog ambassador for Feeling Buddies through Conscious Discipline and I'm so super excited to take you along on this journey as I try the five steps for self-regulation with my two daughters. I know with my first child, the terrible twos, then the "threenager" stage, and so on, I had no idea what … [Read more...]

The Top 5 Reasons to Use Walmart Grocery – Shop Online and Pickup at Store #lifechanging

I tested out Walmart’s Online Grocery service mentioned in this post, and received grocery shopping funds from Walmart in order to do so. All opinions are those of our own. We all know we are busy creatures. Running around from here to there, you finally get home and realize you forgot to go grocery shopping. I don't know about you, but loading up the kids and heading to the grocery store is the last thing that I want to do after a busy hectic … [Read more...]

Shop or Donate with Goodwill – #DonateStuffCreateJobs

This is a social good post on behalf of Bloggin Mamas! Are you ready for Christmas? Just kidding. Or maybe not? Some people are wonderful at organizing, list creating, and shopping throughout the year. Others still haven’t started – and may not start for another few weeks! We love you either way. I promise. So, if you haven’t started shopping, or still have some left to do – I have the perfect place for you to start – or finish. Goodwill. … [Read more...]

How To Keep Warm in the Winter (Without Freezing your Wallet)

This is a guest post from one of our contributors.  Can you believe that we are almost in December? This year has flown by (though in truth, every year seems to fly by). Now, the leaves are changing color and the air is growing chilly, and this means two things: the rest of this year will be a whirlwind of school events and holiday parties, and the electric bill is about to start climbing. Of course, it is important to keep the house warm … [Read more...]

Detox Recipes: 4 Teas for a Clean Feeling

I have teamed up with Buddha Teas for a guest post here on Everything Mommyhood! For a long time, I wasn’t so sure about the detox craze. I can swallow the concept that toxins enter my body through unclean air, water, and food, and I even believe that those toxins have deleterious effects, like fatigue or achiness. However, I absolutely refused to accept that simply drinking certain fluids would flush my system and create balance and harmony ― … [Read more...]

March 22nd is Diabetes Alert Day! Educate Yourself!

Everything Mommyhood was not compensated for this post. This is a social good post. I don't know about you, but I know several people in my family who have diabetes. It's not a pretty sight. They have to take medicines daily, test their blood sugar daily, adjust their diet, watch what over the counter medications they take, and much much more. It's really scary and it's not something to take lightly. Let’s face it – we have all been that … [Read more...]

DIY: How to Store Your Necklaces While Moving

I temporarily moved to my in-law's last week while we are waiting on our house to sell, before we move on to our new house. I have quite a few of expensive necklaces, and we all know the worst thing ever is getting them tangled and spending hours getting them untangled while getting frustrated beyond belief. I tried to rack my brain on how to come up with a solution and I did. While it's not a very pretty solution AT all. It really worked and did … [Read more...]

Recipes

Recipe: Blueberry Granola Breakfast Parfait #FreshFromFlorida #IC

This post was sponsored by Fresh From Florida as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central, however all opinions expressed are my own.  I have a super yummy recipe for you, which is extremely easy to make on those quick mornings, or not so quick mornings, it's perfect for breakfast ALL the time. It's packed full of lots of goodness. Greek Yogurt, Fruit and Nut Granola, Local Honey, and Fresh from Florida Blueberries!!! If you … [Read More...]

Game Day Recipe: Make Your Own Italian Sub Boats #OEPBigGame

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Walmart/Old El Paso. All opinions are those of our own. Game Day is just around the corner and I recently was perusing around Walmart looking for ideas for recipes for the Big Game. I'm a huge fan of Old El Paso products, and I have used them for years. Of course using them for the normal things like tacos, quesadillas, nachos, and more, I came up with an idea to make Italian Sub Boats with the Whole Wheat … [Read More...]

Game Day Recipe: Cheesy Sausage Stuffed Jalapenos #GameDayTraditions

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of SheSpeaks/P&G Products. All opinions are those of our own. It's no surprise that the BIG GAME is right around the corner, and we all KNOW that that means...FOOD! Oh and I guess FOOTBALL too :) I don't know about you, but as the woman in the house, I'm more excited about the food! We always seem to have a big get together for the game with a great turn out and my number one requested dish is and … [Read More...]