Ten Common Sense Steps to Buying Your First Home

Buying a first home is probably one of the most important milestones you will reach in your life. It should be a time for celebration, after all there is no greater feeling than receiving the keys to your first home but the process can often be filled with fear and anxiety. Follow these ten steps to…

Top Shopping Tips for Frugal Moms

As a self-employed mom of three, I have spent countless days (and nights) scouring the internet for ways to save my family money. And one thing I have learned is that you don’t need to spend a fortune to have a beautifully decorated home or a well dressed family. I have compiled a collection of my…

Talk About It Tuesday: Stroke – Could Your Family Be At Risk?

Any person can experience a stroke at most any age. Chances of a stroke go up if you exhibit a variety of risk factors. The best protection for you and your family from stroke is to understand it and how to successfully work with it.  The changes brought about by a stroke are very sudden….

Talk About it Tuesday: An Interview with An Elementary School Counselor

For this week’s Talk About It Tuesday feature we have a great Q&A with an elementary school guidance counselor from the Maryland area named Lynn*. Lynn received her master’s degree in Psychology from Johns Hopkins University and has worked in the school system for more than a decade. In this post, Lynn eloquently describes what it’s like…

Pin of the Week: Mason Jar Parfait Desserts

Pin of the Week: Each week we share the most amazing ideas and products from our Pinterest boards. Check out the hottest trends in DIY, parenting, beauty, health, and much more! See this pin and more at https://www.pinterest.com/threepeasserv.   I have been known to have a “sweet tooth” so that’s probably why I am in love with these…

How to Hold A Fabulous Yard Sale

Are your closets and drawers overflowing with things you haven’t used in years? How long has it been since you’ve cleaned out the garage or other storage areas in your home? Many families don’t realize that they are sitting on a potential goldmine! You may have hundreds or even thousands of dollars in unused goods…

PIN of the Week: Mother’s Day DIY

Pin of the Week: Each week we share the most amazing ideas and products from our Pinterest boards. Check out the hottest trends in DIY, parenting, beauty, health, and much more! See this pin and more at https://www.pinterest.com/threepeasserv. Looking for a cute and super easy DIY idea for mom?! Print these great questionnaires for mom and grandmom on…

PIN of the Week: Consignment Tips

Pin of the Week: Each week we share the most amazing ideas and products from our Pinterest boards. Check out the hottest trends in DIY, parenting, beauty, health, and much more! See this pin and more at https://www.pinterest.com/threepeasserv. Consignment season is in full swing and we LOVE these tips on what to keep and what not to keep!

Pin of the Week: Everyone Has A Story

Pin of the Week: Each week we share the most amazing ideas and products from our Pinterest boards. Check out the hottest trends in DIY, parenting, beauty, health, and much more! See this pin and more at https://www.pinterest.com/threepeasserv. This week’s Pin of the Week is a story that is very personal and dear to my heart. I talk…

5 Lessons Every Parent Must Teach Their Child Before Adulthood

There’s no doubt about it, parenting is hard work! The responsibilities of parenting can be overwhelming to say the least. There are a million and one things you will be responsible for teaching your child before they reach adulthood. From learning to ride a bike to obtaining their driver’s license, as a parent you will be…

Stop The Vacation Blues, Save More Green

Happy First Day of Spring! The first day of Spring also marks another important occasion…summer vacation planning! Arghhh!! Are you already hyperventilating just thinking about the cost? Do you feel torn between making family memories and not blowing the household budget? With a little planning and effort, it is possible to have a wonderful, inexpensive family…