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5 Important Ways to Take Care of Yourself

No matter what your situation or stage of life, taking good care of yourself should be a high priority. You might be just getting out on your own, or a bit farther along in life and focusing on career and/or family, or meeting the challenges of midlife and beyond. Keep it simple. Here are several crucial things to focus on.  1. Put Yourself First While it's important to take care of your family and daily responsibilities, it's even more crucial to ensure you have the capacity to do it. Basic things like eating a nutritious diet, making sure you get enough sleep, and moderate exercise (outdoors is best) will help give you a firm foundation of wellness. Keep your sleep/wake schedule as consistent as you can, and don't forget to drink enough water! You can even try taking some soothing guitar lessons  to help relax your mind and spirit. 2. Stay Strong Think of the things you do for yourself as conducive to thriving, not just surviving. There are numerous ways to su

Giveaway: Paw Patrol Jet to the Rescue

Get ready for high-flying adventures with the PAW Patrol in the brand-new  PAW Patrol: Jet to the Rescue , available on DVD exclusively from Amazon on September 3, 2020 and nationally on September 8, 2020 from Paramount Home Entertainment and Nickelodeon Home Entertainment. Featuring a never-before-seen TV movie and four fan-favorite episodes, this is one PAW Patrol DVD that you don't want to miss!    PAW   Patrol : Jet to the Rescue  episodes: Jet to the Rescue Pups Save a High-Flying Skye Pups Save Skye Pups Save a Flying Kitty Pups Save an Ace PAW   Patrol : Jet to the Rescue   synopsis: Get ready to zoom back to Barkingburg with the pups in this all-new TV movie. When the scheming Duke of Flappington steals a powerful levitation gem from the royal castle, it’s up to the  PAW   Patrol  to jet to the rescue before the town is lost forever. Then, join the  PAW   Patrol  for even more high-flying adventures where they’ll save a stunt pilot, one of Mayor Humdin

Giveaway: Nickelodeon Fantastic Fall Available on DVD 9.22.20

JOIN NICKELODEON’S PRESCHOOL PALS FOR AUTUMN ADVENTURES, INCLUDING TWO EXCLUSIVE EPISODES! NICK JR.: FANTASTIC FALL! Available on DVD September 22, 2020   LOS ANGELES–August 18, 2020– Celebrate fun-filled fall moments in the brand-new DVD  Nick Jr.: Fantastic Fall!  Featuring episodes from Nickelodeon’s hit series  PAW Patrol  (produced by Spin Master Entertainment),  Blaze and the Monster Machines ,  Bubble Guppies ,  Butterbean’s Café , and even two never-before-seen episodes of  Blue’s Clues & You! , the DVD release lets fans join their favorite preschool pals on awesome autumn adventures. The  Nick Jr.: Fantastic Fall!  DVD will be available from Paramount Home Entertainment and Nickelodeon Home Entertainment on September 22, 2020, for the suggested retail price of $10.99.   Nick Jr.: Fantastic Fall!  episodes: PAW Patrol : Pups Save Thanksgiving Blue’s Clues & You! : Spooky Costume Party with Blue Blue’s Clues & You! : Thankful with Blue Blaze and t

4 Things to Include in a Gift Basket for a College Student

Sending a child off to college is a difficult and emotional step in the journey of parenthood. You are so excited for the things they will accomplish while at the same time being scared of what life without them at home will be like. One great way of letting your college freshman know how much you miss them while also providing them with things they will need is to assemble and send a gift basket. If you are assembling a care package or gift basket to send to a child who is off to college for the first time, here are four things that you should definitely include. 1. A T-Shirt Blanket Has your child assembled a mass of t-shirts over the years? Perhaps they have a collection of shirts from each summer that they spent at camp. Maybe they are a big fan of a certain sports team and they have accumulated a number of team-specific shirts throughout their life. If so, you can take those t-shirts and make them into a blanket that will be a great addition to your gift baske

2 Winners! Good Night Books For Kids Giveaway!

Sponsored By: Good Night Books Hosted By:  Love, Mrs. Mommy About Good Night Books: The Good Night Books Series have been around since 2005 and are written and illustrated perfectly for ages 0-5. They are printed in bright colors on high-quality board, to stand the test of time with those rough kid hands. The books I have owned (for many years), still look great and have withstood a LOT of love!  Continue to  read Love, Mrs. Mommy's full review here! 2 Winners Will Receive: 2 Good Night Books of their choosing from the following titles: Good Night Fire Engines Good Night Mermaids Good Night Campsite Good Night Children's Museum  Open to entrants from the United States and must be 18+ to enter. Giveaway Dates ~ 8/21 9:00AM EST through 9/21 11:59PM EST Entry -Form Disclosure: Love, Mrs. Mommy and all participating bloggers are not held responsible for sponsors who do not fulfill their prize obligations.

4 Top Activities to Do in Hahndorf, Australia  

A ustralia is a cracking place to visit. With a country this big, there are so many places to visit, so many interesting animals,  plants  and other wildlife native to Australia to see, and fascinating history and iconic beaches to visit, to name a few. However, the smaller towns are just as interesting and brimming with culture, such as  Hahndorf , a small town in the South of Australia. This piece will discuss just a small handful of the amazing places that can be visited and activities that can be done during a stay here. A Day Out in -  Hahndorf ' s  German Migration Museum Hahndorf  was famously established in the late 1830s by immigrants from Prussia, who sought both a better life and religious freedom as their land was war-torn and poverty was rife.  They were granted asylum in the Adelaide Hills and then went on to not only grow food to supply for their own families but impressively for the needs of Adelaide too. There is a museum dedicated to this

Giveaway: Scare Up Some Halloween Fun with Goliath Games

Johnny the Skull is a fierce pirate, with a little fear of ghosts. Unlucky for him, his treasure has been stolen by pirate ghosts! Flip his switch and watch as pirate ghosts are projected all around you - even on the ceiling! Use the pirate blaster to capture them all and help Johnny get his treasure back! Help Johnny the Skull blast the pirate ghosts floating all around to get the treasure! This electronic game projects ghost images all around that you must blast away to get to the treasure. Aim and blast for exciting arcade-like action! Includes 4 different levels of difficulty for added challenge. Requires 6 AAA batteries, not included. For 1 or more players, ages 4 and up. Contents 1 Pirate Ship 1 Johnny the Skull Skeleton 1 Pirate Blaster Complete Instructions Available at Target   Walmart , Amazon, and wherever Goliath Games are sold.   Giveaway Two winners will each receive a Johnny the Skull Game (RV $24.99 ea). See bel

The Morning After the Night Before: A Survival Guide

Waking up with a hangover is never fun. When you ’ re young, you likely have less of the experience and good judgement you need to avoid a bad hangover, and as you get older the consequences for not avoiding that hangover  get worse  and last longer. Today we ’ re taking a look at a simple survival guide for when you wake up after over-indulging, so you ’ ll know what to to get back on your feet. Preparation The most important thing you can do is prepare. The worst hangovers happen when you don ’ t just drink too much, but when your body is unprepared for what you ’ re about to do to it. Eating a solid meal before (or as) you start partying can help: carbohydrates, fat and protein all help to slow the rate at which your body absorbs alcohol, and for avoiding a hangover, slow and steady is definitely better.  Alcohol is a diuretic: this means it makes your body shed water. You sweat more and you pee more when you ’ ve been drinking, and this is the cause of mo

Back to School Hop: World Changer Adventure Backpack Giveaway (2 Winners) Ends 8.31.20

From the schoolyard to the hiking trail, photoshoots to diaper changes, comic con to beach trips, the World Changer Adventure Backpack is versatile, dependable, and ready for any occasion. Backpack, nap sack, satchel, school bag, book bag. Known all around the world, by so many names, the backpack is the quintessential adventure accessories. This is why we created the Axol and Friend’s World Changer Adventure Backpack. From the schoolyard to the hiking trail, photoshoots to diaper changes, comic con to beach trips, the World Changer Adventure Backpack is versatile and dependable. This backpack is produced from vegan leather using ethical labor, eco-friendly production, and minimum impact shipping methods. We also offset our carbon footprint by printing 10 trees for every backpack sold. As always, a portion of every Axol and Friend’s product is donated to our nonprofit programs where we are empowering kids across the globe to become advocates and environmental conserv