Family Life

From the Message Boards

JustMommies Welcome Center

Hello! :)

Hi to all members, I'm Regena I just joined and having a great time here. I hope we can share intere...

JustMommies Article Commentary

Healthy Finger Foods for Toddlers

Toddlers love being able to do things for themselves—and that includes feeding themselves....

JustMommies Welcome Center

hi

I wanted to say hi and introduce myself. My name is Pasty I am 26 and am expecting my first baby in...

JustMommies Welcome Center

Earn Money Fast

Here is a great site if you want to earn money fast. They help you every step of the way. http://own...

Mommy Weightloss and Fitness

Plan or freestyling it?

Are you following a specific plan or just freestyling it? I am following a plan, sort of. My plan....

» Check out the friendliest message board for moms and moms-to-be!

Today on JustMommies

Cooking

What's for Dinner? Quick & Healthy One-Pot Meals

Stephanie, a vice president for a venture capital firm in Denver, makes it a priority to get home in time to have a family meal with her husband and 1-year old son.

Beauty and Pampering

5 Unique Ways to Celebrate Mother's Day Your Way!

Mother's Day is the only day—aside from your birthday, of course—to celebrate just you, so this year take the holiday into your own hands and reward yourself for being the expert juggler-of-life that you are. Who else can operate as a chef, an accountant, a janitor, a teacher, a police officer, a bedroom vixen, a chauffeur, and a doctor (among other things!) besides a mom?

Cooking

What's for Dinner? Quick & Healthy One-Pot Meals

Stephanie, a vice president for a venture capital firm in Denver, makes it a priority to get home in time to have a family meal with her husband and 1-year old son.

Crafts

Homemade Valentine's Day Ideas for Kids

The candy aisle at the grocery store is littered with pink and red. Yep, it's that time of year again. If you're like many busy moms, checking Valentine’s Day off the to-do list is a bit of a chore.

Family Dynamics

When & How to Tell Your Kids You’re Getting Divorced

One of the clearest, and possibly most painful, memories your children will carry in their lives is the day you tell them you're getting a divorce. No matter how amicable you and your ex plan to be, the changes are rough on kids.

Family Finances

6 Apps for the Budget-Conscious Mom

Moms know how important budgeting and keeping track of spending is. They also know how complicated it is to keep track of paper coupons, in-store and online deals, rebates, sales, and those unexpected costs that pop up. Now, however, your smartphone can help you keep your budget in check and find deals even you didn’t know existed. Here are our top 6:

Family Health

6 Fun & Easy Exercises to Do with Your Kids

With the alarming (and climbing) rate of childhood obesity in the United States, it's more important than ever that parents model healthy behaviors for their children. Being a fit family doesn't mean you have to drag your kids to the gym or put them on a diet.

Family Travel

Get your Summer Camp Labels! (Sponsored)

Rejoice, parents! Summer time is just around the corner. The warm weather is coming and school will soon end which means…summer camp. If you have young kids that spend a week or so at summer camp, then you are well aware of the pain it can be to get them prepared and organized.

Gardening

Inhabitots on JustMommies: Celebrate Spring by Gardening With Your Kids

Yesterday was the official first day of spring! Celebrate the blooming season by planting a garden with your kids.

Holidays

Strawberry Ghost Graveyard Cake

Prep time: 30 minutes Bake time: 25 minutes Yield 12 servings Serving Size: 1 slice

Home Organization

6 Apps for the Budget-Conscious Mom

Moms know how important budgeting and keeping track of spending is. They also know how complicated it is to keep track of paper coupons, in-store and online deals, rebates, sales, and those unexpected costs that pop up. Now, however, your smartphone can help you keep your budget in check and find deals even you didn’t know existed. Here are our top 6:

Just for Dads

How to Get More 'Me-Time' and/or Time Together as a Couple

Is the notion of summer love a distant memory now that you have kids and you and your partner get no alone time?

Just for Moms

5 Unique Ways to Celebrate Mother's Day Your Way!

Mother's Day is the only day—aside from your birthday, of course—to celebrate just you, so this year take the holiday into your own hands and reward yourself for being the expert juggler-of-life that you are. Who else can operate as a chef, an accountant, a janitor, a teacher, a police officer, a bedroom vixen, a chauffeur, and a doctor (among other things!) besides a mom?

Parties and Decorating

4 Reasons to Create Personalized Stationery Online

Busy moms know how important it is to streamline what you can, without sacrificing that personal touch. Online stationery services provide a great way to reach out to your loved ones with birth announcements, greeting cards, party invitations and more, but keep the process fast and easy. Here’s why you should give them a try:

Scrapbooking and Digital Scrapbooking

4 Reasons to Create Personalized Stationery Online

Busy moms know how important it is to streamline what you can, without sacrificing that personal touch. Online stationery services provide a great way to reach out to your loved ones with birth announcements, greeting cards, party invitations and more, but keep the process fast and easy. Here’s why you should give them a try:

Work and Work at Home

Legitimate Ways to Work from Home: Ideas and Tips from Real WAHMs

If you've thought about working from home, you may have wondered what you could do and how to avoid being scammed. You may have thought that there just aren't any legitimate work-at-home jobs out there, but there are tons of moms that are working from home and making real money. Here are some tips from real work at home moms on how to make money from home.

Green Living

10 Homemade Organic Cookie Recipes To Bake Up Delicious After-School Snacks

There's nothing like a warm batch of freshly baked cookies awaiting your child's arrival at home after a long school day. Sitting down to enjoy a couple of lovingly prepared cookies is a classic, time-honored tradition that kids love universally.