Posts Tagged: Shopping

Leave It In the Cart: Online Shopping Tip

Have you ever put something in an online shopping cart only to decide after shipping and taxes were included that you didn’t want it after all, especially for that price.  Here’s a brilliant tip: leave it in the cart.  Lately, I’ve been adding things to my cart on several store’s online shops, but I haven’t followed through

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Teaching Children About Money

It’s never too soon to teach your child about money.  Okay, maybe anything younger than 3 years old is a bit too young.  But, in this day and age where money really does rule everything, it wouldn’t be a bad idea to introduce your child to the basic concepts that make up our economic system.

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Grocery Shopping (with baby) Tips

Even if you do forget the list, the act of writing it will help you remember what to get once you are at the store.  When going to store with baby, you’re going to want to get in and out quickly before he starts fussing.  Here’s my trick to getting shopping done quickly: 1.) Make

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Best Age-Appropriate Toys For…. Three-Month-Olds

Everyone loves to buy gifts for a new baby.  Based on my experience though (and don’t take this as me not being appreciative, because I am), sometimes gift givers don’t purchase age-appropriate gifts.  I know I have baskets of toys and clothes I’ve been given that my son won’t be ready for until he’s at

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Best Age-Appropriate Toys For…. Two-Month-Olds

Everyone loves to buy gifts for a new baby.  Based on my experience though (and don’t take this as me not being appreciative, because I am), sometimes gift givers don’t purchase age-appropriate gifts.  I know I have baskets of toys and clothes I’ve been given that my son won’t be ready for until he’s at

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Best Age-Appropriate Toys For…. One-Month-Olds

Everyone loves to buy gifts for a new baby.  Based on my experience though (and don’t take this as me not being appreciative, because I am), sometimes gift givers don’t purchase age-appropriate gifts.  I know I have baskets of toys and clothes I’ve been given that my son won’t be ready for until he’s at

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Best Age-Appropriate Toys For…. Newborns

Everyone loves to buy gifts for a new baby.  Based on my experience though (and don’t take this as me not being appreciative, because I am), sometimes gift givers don’t purchase age-appropriate gifts.  I know I have baskets of toys and clothes I’ve been given that my son won’t be ready for until he’s at

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In My Diaper Bag

Need a quick reference for what to include in your diaper bag?  Here’s what’s in mine with links to my recommended, mother-approved products: First, I have an on-the-go changing pad (specifically the Fisher-Price Deluxe Diaper Changer).  I love it!  It holds diapers, wipes, and baggies to tie up dirty diapers in as well as providing

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Useful Baby Shower Gifts (Things Mom REALLY Needs)

I may only be twelve weeks into the wonderful world of motherhood, but I’ve already broken in to all my baby shower gifts (and the items my fiancé and I bought for the baby) and tested them out.  Some gifts we received ended up being fairly useless.  Other items were life savers.  If you are

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Non-traditional Baby Shower Gift Ideas

Are you attending a baby shower and don’t know what to get the mommy-to-be?   Or are you a mommy creating a baby registry and need advice?  Sure, you could go with the usual baby needs (like the ones on my almost comprehensive Baby Needs list), but why not throw in a few surprises? Here

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