We can’t stop our kids from an exciting world full of experiences. But at the same time, parents know the risks their kids might face- online and offline. There are many campaigns working to make parents aware of the dangers of Internet and why online safety is vital for teens. Such activities are very helpful, but parents also need to know how to make the Internet safe for their children. And this is exactly what this article is all about.

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Restrictions can ruin your bond

Yes, it’s true that getting afraid of dangers online is natural but it doesn’t mean you should go for making the matter even worse. It’s very important to stop cyberbullying, pornography and teens’ access to adult content but not at the cost of sacrificing your bond with them. Children today have become far more smart and assertive than we used to be in our childhood. So putting restrictions on them or trying to confiscate their mobile devices because you caught them browsing something adult is not going to work out on them anymore. So instead of being a helicopter or an over-protective parent, you need to come with a solution that is mutually accepted and beneficial.

Try innovative parental monitoring

Healthy solution to this problem is going digital! If everything is becoming digital then why not your parenting style? But what is digital parenting? Does it involve some robots or machines? Nothing like that! In fact digital parenting implies that parents can make use of the mobile gadgets their kids hold very dear to their advantage.

So yes, you can connect with your children through your smartphones and can digitally keep an eye on what they do online.

For this, FamilyTime Child Locator is an app with a new idea and innovative approach to monitoring. Look at the features of FamilyTime you might find it helpful.

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Gymboree Secret Sale + Coupon Code!

by Janell on June 29, 2015

This post contains affiliate links – all opinions are my own. 

Do you want to know how I save money on kid’s clothing! I shop these awesome sales! Right now you can shop Gymboree’s Hidden 48-Hour Flash Sale: Get the best deals plus an additional 10% off with code EXTRA10!

You can use the code EXTRA10 to save 10% but you may be able to use this link to get a coupon code for an additional 25% off!  Plus when you spend $50 or more you will get Gymbucks!

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Gymboree makes high quality, adorable clothes. You do not want to miss this sale!

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This Twitter Party is brought to you by Evgie. All opinions are my own.

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I wanted to remind you to make sure you came to this awesome Twitter Party on Tuesday night! We have awesome prizes and you will learn some stuff. It is much easier to re-decorate a room with final decals!

The  Twitter party is on June 30, 2015 at 9:00pm EST. Evgie is going to be your go-to place to buy wall decals. They have large and small decals to change any room in your house.

Make sure you RSVP below for a chance to win a $25 Amazon Gift Card. Plus when you are part of the party you have a chance to win more awesome prizes!

Enter on the Giveaway Form Below: Good Luck!

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Skylanders Day – June 27 At Gamestop!

by Janell on June 25, 2015

This is a sponsored post program with Mums the Word Network and Skylanders. All opinions are my own.


We have a Wii U and they love to play Skylanders. It’s a really fun game with different characters. Each character has a special power that are activated when you add them to the portal. My kids have so much fun switching out the characters as they need them in the games.

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I received products and compensation to facilitate my review. My opinions are my own.

Get Ready For Back To School With Labels From Bright Star Kids

I know summer just started – but I like to start getting ready for the new school year now. I beat the rush and sometimes it saves me money. I have already bought some clothes and shoes for my kids and I have all their doctor appointments scheduled.

This is the fist year my kids are going to go to public school. I don’t want them to lose anything so I want to put labels on everything they bring to school – notebooks, pencil boxes, lunch boxes, and more!

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National Travel Deals Hero

Will you be traveling this summer? That usually includes renting a car. At National Travel Deals you can save money on your car rental. They work with many companies to get you the best price!

Through rental supply agreements with major car rental companies, and their team’s ability to negotiate discount prices, they deliver an online reservations experience that is cost-effective and most importantly, convenient – no matter where you want to go in the world!

NTD LogoAs an international car rental broker, NTD provides rentals in the United States (USA), United Kingdom (UK), Europe, Latin America, Australia and other worldwide locations. Just do a search and see if they can help you out.

When I travel I love to save time and money. So I have an awesome giveaway for you! You could win 1 of 3 $25 Visa Gift Card or the Grand Prize – a 3 Day Car Rental! All you need to do is enter below!


Tips to Help You Save On Your Grocery Bill

by Janell on June 22, 2015

Tips to help you save on your grocery bill

I feel like I am at the grocery store a few times a week. I have got to get my act together and do a better job grocery shopping. I know what to do but I need to implement these tips in my own life.

The first thing I need to do is make a meal plan and stick to it! When I make a plan, I make a grocery list, and then I don’t have to go back out to the store to pick up a few more items. I use the items I already have in my house and I avoid buying extra things if I don’t have to make a trip back to the store.

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Bringing The Doctor Home With American Well

This is a sponsored post with Mums the Word Network and Amwell. All opinions are my own.



Sometimes things happen that aren’t so fun. Things like one of your kids (or you!) getting sick when it isn’t so easy to get to your family doctor. In the past you didn’t have many choices when it came to what happens when you got sick, but all that has changed with American WellNow you can bring the Doctor to the comfort of your own home! Who wants to leave when they are sick anyways right? Read more…


Today only, get free shipping, plus select styles are $12.99 and under at Gymboree! Hurry over to Gymboree to do some shopping! It is very rare to get free shipping at Gymboree. Start your school shopping now!

You can find some really great deals! Plus click this special link and you will get a coupon code for an additional 25% off! That makes everything just $9.94 or less! 

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Strawberry Cheesecake No Bake Dessert {12 Days Of Summer}

Strawberry Cheesecake No Bake Dessert {12 Days Of Summer}
Welcome to the LAST day in our 12 days of Celebrate Summer!! This N That with Olivia has a fantastic Strawberry Cheesecake No Bake Dessert recipe on her blog- I cannot wait to try it, check out the recipe HERE. This recipe is sweet, refreshing, and best of all, doesn’t require you to turn on your oven and we know how important that is in the summer right!?

I hope you enjoyed our 12 Days of Celebrating Summer! What recipe was your favorite? 

Be sure to scroll down for all of our 12 Days of Celebrate Summer recipes!