Thomas & Friends Sets Friendship In Motion!

Inspiring Frindships Big And Small Think about when you were in preschool. You had so many firsts that you were just discovering! You met new friends all the time, you learned how to interact, how to share, you learned about kindness, and also how to express your feelings and how to understand others feelings. It was a very exciting time to say the least. However, times are changing and we are officially living in a digital world. We are slowly losing that personal connection. Little kids know how to operate an iPad before they even learn how to talk....

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Don’t Forget About Dads: Little Everyday Ways to Show Fathers How Special They Are

Bella Breakdown Dads are often the unsung heroes of our families. While the moms tend to be the face and visible person in the family, dads are often in the background, quietly supporting the efforts of everyone else in the family. When life gets busy, it can be easy to take your husband for granted. Therefore, the father of your children might not always get the recognition he deserves. If you are looking for ways to be thankful for the dad in your house, here are a few ways you can show your gratitude for the partner in your life....

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Smurfs: The Lost Village – A Movie The Whole Family Can Enjoy!

Bella Breakdown As spring time rolls around we are always looking for something fun to do with the kids. The weather is great to be outside, but we also like to keep a list of things to do on a rainy day and going to see a movie is always at the top of our list, expecially when we found out ‘Smurfs: The Lost Village’ is coming out! The Smurfs are not only a fan favorite for the kids, but for the adults in our house as well. So get ready because just when you thought you knew the...

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Romantic DIY Mini Dates

Bella Breakdown Before we had children, my husband and I used to have weekly date nights. However, once we had kids, we were so tired and money became a priority to go toward “kid stuff” (and did I mention that we were so tired), that those times became few and far between. However, since our three kids are a little older and everyone sleeps through the night, we are always trying to find ways to get out and do something together without too much effort and without breaking the bank. Finding a reliable sitter is the first thing you...

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5 Things All Moms Need to Hear

Sometimes Moms Need to Hear the Love Being a mother is the most wonderful job on earth. It is often also a thankless one. There is rarely someone standing by to tell you how wonderful you are and what an amazing job you are doing.  While the rewards are priceless, being in the “trenches” of motherhood is the majority of what we, as mothers experience on a day-to-day basis.  Cleaning up spills, wiping boogie noses, and being there for everyone is not just a weekly, or even monthly duty for most mothers.  It is a daily one.  When the drudgery...

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