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How Much Does It Cost To Have A Baby?

If you’re currently pregnant or thinking ahead to having a baby, you may be lost in the glow of being a new parent. It’s a magical time, but at the same time, it can be stressful. Having a new baby can be expensive, and it can lead to not only new costs you might not have thought of but it can also increase the cost of things you’re already paying for. 

For example, while your car insurance won’t increase when you have a baby, your health insurance will. Additionally, while a new baby might not increase your car insurance now when that baby becomes a teen driver, those costs will skyrocket.  

How Much Does It Cost To Have A Baby?

This is just the tip of the iceberg, and the following are some of the costs associated with having a new baby.  [Read more…]

Top 5 Signs You Should Steer Clear of SUVs and Make Your Next Car a Truck

Sure, coupes and convertibles are super fun to drive, and sedans are usually a reliable, safe, and cost-efficient choice, but what if you need something just a little more rugged and spacious? SUVs seem to rule the roadways these days — and with good reason. They’ve got plenty of room for passengers, pets, and whatever you need to transport from Point A to Point B, whether that’s groceries, sports equipment, antiques and tchotchkes you pick up on the cheap and sell on eBay or any other tools of your trade.

However, if you’re about to buy a new car, have you considered a pickup truck? It might not be the most intuitive choice of vehicle, at least if you don’t have a background or lifestyle that’s steeped in hard-working’, down-home truck culture. But they’re more versatile than you might think. Read on to learn the 5 signs that a pickup truck might be right for you. [Read more…]

6 Ways To Keep Your Purse Organized

When it comes to keeping organized most people seem to be all or nothing, or to put it another way, a hot mess or a neat freak. You don’t often find a busy mom who has a few things super tidy and a few things super messy unless those messy things are the kid’s rooms, the garage, or dad’s man cave. Whether you use self storage to keep the house low on clutter or have a shed, basement, or big garage, keeping neat is the way to live. One sure reflection of your habits is the inside of your purse. The handbag you carry around like its a 3rd arm holds some of your most important possessions like keys, a wallet, and usually a cell phone. Here’s some tips for keeping your purse neat as a way to set a tidier precedent for 2020!

6 Ways To Keep Your Purse Organized

Use Small to Medium Size Makeup Pouches to Organize Your Stuff

Of course, you can carry your favorite makeup items in a small zip-up tote to keep them separate from everything else in your purse, but there are so many other ways you can use these tiny totes. Consider filling them with: [Read more…]

6 Reasons Why Nursing is a Good Career Choice for Moms

Trying to find the right career when you also have the full-time job of being a mom can be very difficult. Finding a job that will be flexible around your family commitments while also paying the salary that you need to support your children can start to feel impossible. But there are many different career paths out there that are very popular among moms who want to maintain their employment after they have entered motherhood. 

Nursing is an old-age profession that has been around for as long as civilization, so it is safe to say that it is one of the most stable jobs out there today and is well-known for being a job that offers a good work-life balance. Therefore, it is no surprise that the field of nursing is a very popular and sought-after career choice for moms. So, if you are a mom who is considering what career choices are available to you, then this guide explains six reasons why nursing is a great option!  [Read more…]