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Diane is a New Jersey based writer and blogger. She is the mom of a 6 year old little boy and a wife. Through her blog, she wants to inspire moms to find Zen in their lives while offering practical tips and other valuable information to help families deal with everyday issues. Check out Diane's Google+ profile "

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Diane is a New Jersey based writer and blogger. She is the mom of a 6 year old little boy and a wife. Through her blog, she wants to inspire moms to find Zen in their lives while offering practical tips and other valuable information to help families deal with everyday issues. Check out Diane's Google+ profile "

Keep the Kids Cool This Summer with Fla-Vor-Ice

kids eating fla-vor-ice

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jel Sert. All opinions are 100% mine. As a mom, I am always trying to find delicious new treats that are healthier than all the junk food out there. Sometimes it can be such a struggle to find a balance of good taste that…

The Carpet That Gives You A License to Spill

Food stands at Highlands Clam Festival in Highlands, NJ

When we first moved into our house, all the floors were covered in wall-to-wall carpeting. After some investigating, we realized that the carpeting was covering up gorgeous hard wood flooring upstairs. We ripped out the carpeting upstairs, but kept it downstairs. Maintaining the downstairs carpet though is a constant chore for me. Having a clean…

25 Cheesecake Recipes You Have To Try

25 Cheesecake Recipes

So, today is National Cheesecake Day! It seems like there are food holidays out there for just about all types of foods, but I think this is the most decadent one! I love cheesecake, but hardly eat it because it is just so rich, calorie laden and high in cholesterol. But I’m guessing that having…

Exploring the Huawei W1 Windows Phone

Huawei W1 Windows phone

I’ve had an iPhone since they first came out in 2007. Since then I have upgraded a few times and an now on my third iPhone. I really love my phone, but I hear about so many new cell phones coming out and sometimes I wonder if any of these phones can break up my…

18 Backyard Birthday Party Ideas

18 Backyard Birthday party ideas

So, Z.E.N.’s birthday is next month and he has been asking for a birthday party. We didn’t have a party for him last year. Instead, we took him on a little trip to Lancaster, PA which he loved. I usually tend not to have a huge party for him because his birthday falls at the…

Loving This VTech Connect to Cell Landline and Cell Phone Combo

Vtech DS6671-3 Connect to Cell Phone system base

Cell phones.  We all have a love/hate relationship with them.  My iPhone is pretty much glued to my hand when I go out, however it all goes downhill when I’m at home. From dead spots to misplacing it, there’s always something preventing me from finding or answering my cell phone when I’m at home.  Oh,…

Filtrete Filters – Easy Odor Control For Your Home

Filtrete Odor Reduction Filter

Philip is obsessed with odor control.  He is constantly on the lookout for products that can make our home smell better and create a healthier environment for our family. He also to fry fish.  Needless to say, frying fish tends to leave a lingering odor that takes forever to go away.  With that said, I…

Easy Way to Earn Box Tops During the Summer

Box Tops For Education Marketplace

During the school year, I know so many moms that are crazy busy with cutting out Box Tops for Education for their child’s school. For each Box Top the school receives 10 cents, which can really add up. The extra money schools earn help to support after school activities, upgrade technology in the classroom, buys…

Learning How to Balance Life – 3 Tips to Get You Started

Work Life Balance - © VRD - Fotolia.com

Life can be crazy. Some days I feel like I am constantly running around, trying to accomplish everything on my to-do list. With everything on my plate, I know I am ‘trying to have it all.’ I am a mother, wife, blogger, and business woman. But I do not simply want to be those things;…

12 Refreshing Watermelon Recipes For Summer

Summer bright watermelon salad closup

It’s summertime and in our house, that means watermelons! All three of us love, love, love watermelon.  Philip usually just cuts it up and we eat it by the bowfuls.  However, that can get pretty boring!   So, I did some searching to find some different ways to eat it and found quite a few creative…