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How To Connect With Your Child

Guest author Trudy is a teacher at The Growing Tree Academy. Parenting can be difficult, but you can make it easier by building a good relationship with your child. While you may spend a lot of time around your child and tell him frequently that you love him, this does …

Fun Fall Activities For Families

Fall is creeping up quickly and before you know it Jack Frost will be visiting your window and the leaves on your trees will start changing colors. Fall is coming so how are you going to spend it? Are you going to enjoy the crisp fall air before the snow …

Cherish and Celebrate Childhood Moments with Gymboree

As a mother of a preschooler, parents of older kids often remind me to “enjoy them while they are little, it goes by so fast.”  Surprisingly, I’m not bothered by their reminders.  It seems like some days, all that I accomplish is doing things for my child, and I forget …

Mabel’s Wash Away Labels Are Perfect For Canning This Season

It’s canning season and Mabel’s Labels has the perfect product for you! Wash Away Labels are dissolvable and perfect for potluck dishes, bottles for daycare, frozen foods, containers of leftovers and of course canning jars!  When no longer needed, simply pop in the dishwasher or under running water to rinse …

Photo Canvas Print Review

Image Courtesy of Easy Canvas Prints Turn Your Photographs Into Wall Art Easy Canvas Prints provided me with two free 16″ x 20″ photos on canvas to review. Below are my honest opinions. I received my second photo on canvas from Easy Canvas Prints recently – and I am just …

Coffee Bean Direct Review

This guest review and giveaway is brought to you by Kathryn Flamme of BabyDashco. Welcome to the Coffee Bean Direct Giveaway! Coffee. Oh coffee, coffee, coffee how I love thee…. I’m a total coffee snob. My husband says I’m am addict and I can’t possibly go one day without it. …

TruKid Natural Sunscreen Review

Welcome to the TruKid Natural Sunscreen Giveaway! Hosted by: Savory Savings Sponsored by: TruKid This guest review and giveaway is brought to you by Krista from Savory Savings. Did you know that in most circumstances, anything claiming a higher than 30 SPF for sunscreen is really just a smokescreen?  More and …

Beach-Themed Ideas For Decorating Your Child’s Room, Etsy-Style!

Tasha from Chapman at Sea has some great ideas for decorating a kids room with a beach theme!  Chapman at Sea is a husband and wife team that creates classic, utilitarian products for time spent by the sea.  Visit their Etsy shop for handcrafted surfboard bags and tote bags which …

Personalized T-Shirt Review – Flattenme.com

Cute T-Shirt! I just received the cutest T-shirt in the mail from Flattenme.com – it is a personalized shirt with my daughter as the star ballerina!  She is a little small for it now (the sizes start at Small/Size 6), but she is going to love it.  It will make a …

Tutorial: Make Your Own Laundry Soap (Video)

Tutorial From Stay at Stay at Home Mom How about taking the plunge this month and making your own laundry soap? It’s super easy to do, and once you’ve done it, you’ll never go back to buying it at the store again. Follow the step-by-step instructions here, or view the video …

New Scan & Store Labels From Mabels Labels – Use QR Codes and an Easy App To Get Organized

This has to be the coolest organizing tool I’ve seen in quite awhile! Mabel’s Labels has created a great new label that combines technology with organization! Can’t remember where you put your summer clothes or those holiday decorations? With the new Scan & Store labels from Mabel’s Labels, you will …

What’s for Dinner? eMeals Plan Review

  Cotton Ridge Homeschool Welcomes You to the What’s for Dinner? eMeals Plan Giveaway Hosted by Stay a Stay at Home Mom with co-host ComeBackMomma For me, the hardest part about cooking a meal is deciding on what to cook!  If you are like me, this giveaway is for you!  …

AquaChef Smart Cooker and Accessories Review

Welcome To The AquaChef Smart Cooker Giveaway! Cotton Ridge Homeschool is pleased to bring you this guest review and giveaway from Julia at Sniffing 4 Savings. About The AquaChef Smart Cooker I had the pleasure of reviewing the AquaChef Smart Cooker by Kitchen Advance…if you don’t know what the AquaChef …

Brownie Brittle Sampler Giveaway

Brownie Brittle 3-Pack Review

The following is a guest review and giveway from Kara Teel: Brownie Brittle is great for those of you who can’t handle the richness of a brownie. It’s a yummy and innovative snack to take with you when you are on the go, or to sneak in your child’s school …

KiddyUSA City ‘n Move Stroller Review

Would you like to go strolling with your loved one this Holiday Season? Cotton Ridge Homeschool is pleased to join with the Blogging Mamas Network and KiddyUSA to bring you a great giveaway for the brand new KiddyUSA City ‘n Move Stroller! This stroller is the perfect companion – it’s …

ReUsies™ Review

Cotton Ridge Homeschool is pleased to join Tyrneathem and several great bloggers to bring you a fun little giveaway from ReUsies™! A very special thank you to A Lucky Ladybug for all the help! Be sure to visit her wonderful site and see all the great things she has for …