Helpful tips and hints from a savvy mom who's in the middle of it all.

  1. Make Sleep Away Camp Lice-Free

    May
    20
    2015

    By Lauren Salzberg, Potomac Lice Lady “WARNING: Reading this may “bug” you out a bit and you may suddenly start to scratch your head” Ready for camp? Well….so are lice! Head lice do not get to take a summer vacation like most of us. In fact, they love it. And what better way to spend […]

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  2. 6 Ways to Save on Graduation Parties

    May
    13
    2015

    Graduation season is just around the corner. Many proud families use this time to celebrate this important milestone with a big party. That way, their graduate can have a final hurrah with friends before going off on their next adventure. However, with big parties come big price tags. If you are planning a party this […]

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  3. How to Keep Your Children from Ruining Your Retirement

    May
    08
    2015

    We love our kids, and of course we want them to have the world! However, at what point does providing for them cross the line and begin impacting our retirement? Take a look at this video from the Wall Street Journal and find out the best way to prevent your children from ruining your retirement.

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  4. EMom of the Month: Kirsten Quigley- Co-Founder of 3greenmoms

    May
    06
    2015

    1 BILLION. That’s how many plastic bags this month’s EMom Kirsten Quigley and her co-founders at 3greenmoms kept from the landfills to date. With their innovative product LunchSkins, this Bethesda mom and her kids, and ours, understand the importance and environmental impact of finding earth friendly solutions for everyday living. Name: Kirsten Quigley Business: 3 […]

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  5. 10 Important Life Skills Everyone Should Know

    Apr
    29
    2015

    These days, you can find a service out there for anything. Need someone to walk your dog? Hire someone. Need someone to clean your kitchen? Hire someone. Need someone to wait in a long line for you? Believe it or not, you can actually hire someone for that as well. However, with each service you […]

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  6. Best Money Advice Received By Money Gurus

    Apr
    24
    2015

    Lots of people love to share financial tips with others. (Yours truly included.) But what money advice have these financial gurus received that deeply impacted their own lives? Take a look at this video from 2014 video from Forbes and learn the “Best Money Advice We Ever Got” from Forbes’ Wealth Wizards.

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  7. 6 Ways to Reduce Your Data Usage

    Apr
    22
    2015

    Over the past couple of decades, the widespread use of smart phones, tablets, and laptops have made telecommunications and data usage a major household expense. And as each family member acquires a new device, the average family’s data use gets even larger. Take a look at these six tips to see how you can keep […]

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