New Eating Habits with Christmas Cookies?!

**guest post from my mom who is reviewing the Nutrisystem program!**

I just wanted to post and say that I have not yet started my Nutrisystem Program. I have been so busy with holiday preparations and whatever else it is I do that I haven’t had much time to study the information and do the program justice. By that I also mean that I’m a little afraid of “failure” around the holiday season… maybe not a little, but A LOT afraid. I LOVE to bake Christmas

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Thanks, Nutrisystem! Guest post by Emily’s Mom

**Welcome my mom to my blog! She’s reviewing Nutrisystem to help her meet her weight loss goals. Every week she’ll be guest posting on my blog with her progress and how she likes the program. I hope you follow her journey and show her some encouragement!**

I am so excited! I am lucky enough to try out the Nutrisystem program for 4 WHOLE MONTHS! Obviously Emily does not need to lose weight because she has always been slim and trim and, of course, now she is pregnant. So, yes… her

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Planet Fassa: interactive children’s website to get kids reading & back outside

Planet Fassa is a new website whose goal is to give kids the opportunity to read books, participate in activities, on-and-off line, and communicate with friends and family members through various activities. The site provides tools for parents to make being active fun and exciting for their children.

The colorful, easy to use site makes it simple for children to find their favorite activities and start playing right away. Through a series of books called “Fassa Tails”, children can go on adventures with their favorite Planet Fassa characters. Each story includes activities that inspire

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Financial Success and Independence guest post for Financial Literacy Month!

As you know, April is financial literacy month. If you haven’t already gathered from my previous posts, the Baby Dickey household is big time against debt! I found a wonderful writer from debtconsolidation, named Nicole Bostic, who wanted to share some of her best tips for becoming financially independent and staying out of debt.

It seems everyone these days is looking for the key to financial success and independence. What most people tend to overlook is the fact that success and independence does not start or stop with your finances. The truth of

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9-1-1… 9-1-1… 9-1-1!

My mom is guest posting today! I was just about to write this story myself when she asked me if she could… just Ryan being crazy! Enjoy! 🙂

The police are pounding on my front door last night around 5:30 p.m. WHY?????!!!

Emily’s brother, Jeff, and his girlfriend, Elizabeth, have been here from Colorado for a few days. Yesterday we had family over to see them. Emily, Steve and Ryan were here. Ryan was a little shy and quiet at first but then began with his usual explorations of the house. He was

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Treat Yourself this Valentine’s Day and SAVE on Glasses!

**This is a guest post written by GlassesUSA–great discount code if you’re in need of glasses!**

It’s hard being a woman – we split our time between our kids, a husband, perhaps even work. When do we find time to treat ourselves? When do we find the time to do the simple things like buy fashion glasses? When was the last time you took care of yourself? is making it easier – and cheaper – for us to take care of our eyes with their affordable private label and Read More…

Guest Post: hopes for a VBA2C

**This is the sixth in a series of guest posts about VBACs (vaginal births after cesareans). In an attempt to have my own VBAC (hopefully next year), I’m hearing stories, trying to overcome my fear and learning as much as I can. This post comes from Allie (Baby Birthing Mama) who is hoping to one day attempt a VBA2C (vaginal birth after TWO c-sections). Please read her story below and visit her blog.**

My name is Allie and I am the mom behind The Baby Birthing Mama. Ironic really since I feel

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