The Motherload Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:00:36 +0000 en-US hourly 1 It’s the 3 Little Things: A New Podcast to Love, Mad for Laura, & Moving Documentaries Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:00:36 +0000 invisibilia-logoHappy Friday, friends! This week has been a little crazy as our little ’60’s home is being renovated…I know…again. I have always grown up in a one bathroom home and to have an extra half bath in our house has been a delightful luxury. Things are about to get a bit more luxurious though thanks to All-Pro […]]]> 0 Freebie Friday January 23, 2015 Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:00:33 +0000 freebie fridayHappy Freebie Friday, everyone! As always, we would like to thank Couponing 101 for assisting us with our freebies each week for loads of deals, savings, and freebies! This week on MomAdvice we showcased not one, but two amazing guest post transformations in honor of our m challenge focus on health – Renee shares how she lost […]]]> 0 You CAN DIY! Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:00:05 +0000 how_to_spray_paint_furniture_14When I look back on my life, I can honestly tell you that never in a million years would I believe that I would be sharing tutorials on craft or DIY. I always had crafty ambitions, but seemed to lack that creative gene and talent to take my projects to the next level. My skill […]]]> 0 Healthy Fridge Makeover {& No-Bake Energy Bites} Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:00:49 +0000 Healthy Fridge Makeover_2As I shared with you, when I attended college I lived on junk & convenience food and I had the inevitable “Freshman 15,” to prove it from my bad eating habits throughout the year. I only wish I knew how great I would have felt and how much better I would have performed if I had […]]]> 0 Amy’s Notebook 01.21.15 {& Ultimate DIY Bundle is Here!} Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:00:36 +0000 Lace Containers via Design MomI’m leading today’s Notebook off with this special offer from the Ultimate Bundles team since it’s a library FULL of DIY projects, which as a regular reader of our Notebook you’ll know is very dear to my heart. I’m so honored to have my first eBook, Easy DIY Crafts For Every Season, included in this […]]]> 0 Guest Post: How to Incorporate Healthy Living Back in Your Life Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:00:08 +0000 fierce forward with Ashley JohnsNote: This is a repost of Ashley’s post from January of 2014 that I thought we needed to see again as we journey through our m challenge of focusing on our health because not only is Ashley inspiring, she gives some wonderful, concrete tips to make healthy living a real part of our daily lives! I […]]]> 0 Apron Full of Giveaways 01.20.15 Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:55:14 +0000 Black-Aqua Ruffle Apron via EtsySource: Flirty Aprons,  $24.95   Welcome to our Apron Full of Giveaways! I hope everyone is having a great week this week! As we do each week, here is our round-up of giveaways for our readers. We hope that this is beneficial to you and your family! Please let us know if you guys win […]]]> 0 Reader Transformation: Focus on Health Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 Renee Ross before and afterI am so excited to introduce you to my friend, Renée Ross from Cutie Booty Cakes. Renée and I have been friends for many years and I have had the joy of watching her weight loss transformation unfold. I am so excited to share with you her story because it is so beautiful, just like her, and […]]]> 0 37 Things That Make Me Happy #thisis37 Fri, 16 Jan 2015 12:00:00 +0000 this-is-37-1It’s my BIRTHDAY today! I know you are just so excited for me. In all honesty,  I  can’t believe that I am turning 37 this year. I remember thinking how old that was when I was a youngster and now when I hear about people who are turning sixty, I’m like, “She’s so young! She’s got […]]]> 0 Freebie Friday January 16, 2015 Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:00:57 +0000 freebie fridayHappy Freebie Friday, everyone! We would like to thank Couponing 101 for assisting us with our freebies each week for loads of deals, savings, and freebies! It was another fabulous ‘m challenge’ week this week on MomAdvice with a focus on maximizing our health: we learned the essentials to carry in our gym bags from a fitness studio owner, the […]]]> 0