Nina's Blog

5 Summer-Inspired Projects To-Do around the Home
The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM blogger Kris Cain. As soon as the hot weather broke, I started thinking about projects around my house that needed to be completed. I love to entertain in the summer, so I had a...
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6 Must-Have Summer Party Planning Apps
6 Must-Have Summer Party Planning Apps The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM blogger Michele McGraw. Summer is the perfect time for hosting a picnic or BBQ. If you let it, planning a party can get very stressful. I wish I...
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Tips on Organizing Art Work and End-of-School Year Paperwork
The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM blogger Lisa Frame. As the school year comes to a close, it’s easy to get overwhelmed with the amount of paperwork and artwork your child brings home, not including what you’ve collected throughout the...
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My 1970’s Summer
The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM blogger Kim-Marie Evans. Remember when the start of summer meant long lazy days of nothingness? We greeted the end of every school year by blasting Alice Cooper’s “School’s Out for Summer” from our tiny...
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3 Simple and Tasty Summer Recipes
The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM blogger Toni Patton. With summertime here, it’s all about preparing some tasty treats that are quick and easy.  We usually have a packed summer schedule full of travel, the beach, and of course seeing...
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Spring Clean Your Tech Life
The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM blogger Leticia Barr. As the seasons change to spring and we’re occupied with spring cleaning to purge our homes of unwanted items, it’s also important to take a look at the technology in our...
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3 Downtime Ideas for Busy Moms
If there is one thing I have come to value since becoming a mom, it’s downtime. And the busier I get as a mom, the more I need it. It’s a matter of simple supply and demand: once my supply...
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VLOG: The myAgenda Mini Review
Buy the momAgenda.  Toni shares stories about parenting, life and everything in between on her blog A Daily Dose of Toni. You can also find her on Twitter and Facebook.
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Ways Parents Can Keep Kids Safe Online
The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM blogger Kris Cain. Before I even had children, I was aware of the security dangers that users faced online; identity theft, credit card hacking, and social media privacy – these are just some of...
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Busy Moms Need momEssentials
The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM leader Heather Reinhard. Warmer weather and flowers in bloom are the first signs that spring has finally come to the northeast. After shoveling snow and enduring some cold winter months, it is a wonderful...
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3 Simple Hacks to Increase Your Productivity (and Happiness)
“There’s too much to do and not enough time to do it.” I hear this all the time. And, really, I HEAR it and I empathize because I have totally been there. Listen, when my kids were little, I was...
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5 Tips for Organizing and Decluttering Your Home Office
The following is a guest post from momAgenda COMM blogger Jodi Grundig. Earlier this year, fed up with having an ad-hoc home office, I decided to turn our never-used dining room into a true home office.  We sold the dining room table, and...
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Realistic New Year’s Resolutions for Busy Moms
The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM blogger Jessica McFadden.   How are your New Year's resolutions doing? I thought that by the end of January I would have lost 20 pounds, reeled in 10 new clients, gone on...
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5 Steps to a Year-End Review
Now that the chaos of the holidays is over and the kids are back in school, it’s the perfect time of year to reflect on the year that’s passed and the one ahead of us. For me, reflecting on the...
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My Top Ten Organizing Resolutions for 2011
1. I will remember to write everything in my momAgenda. "Everything" includes, but is not limited to, appointments, kids activities, workouts, to do's, and dinner plans. 2. I will remember to look at my momAgenda before starting my day (you...
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Talking with Your Kids About the Election
Here we are, less than 2 weeks from Election Day in a particularly crazy election season. Many parents are wringing their hands about how to talk to their kids about elections in general and this election in particular. While we...
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6 Kid Friendly Tech Gifts that Won’t Break the Bank
The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM blogger Leticia Barr. These days, kids love tech accessories as much as their parents do and while this can be expensive, it doesn’t have to be. Some of the best accessories are often ones...
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The Gift of Quality Time: A Day of Cookie Baking with the Kids
The following is a guest post from food and culture expert, and Mamagirl of 2 boys, Heidi von Maur. We all know that conquering the holidays can be a beast.  Whether it is standing on long checkout lines, racking your...
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A Surefire Way to Keep Everyone Happy on Your Family Trip
Just in time for winter vacation, here is a tip from Meg Akabas, a certified parenting educator and author of 52 Weeks of Parenting Wisdom: Effective Strategies for Raising Happy, Responsible Kids (January 8th, 2013).  (http://www.booksparkspr.com/clients/meg-akabas/) Are you traveling with...
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Pleasure Practices
Today I’m going to talk to you about pleasure. No, not THAT kind of pleasure… although that kind is good too☺ I want to talk about a more everyday kind of pleasure. The little moments of taking care of yourself...
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Organizing a Mom’s Night Out at Home this Summer
The following is a guest post from momAgendaCOMM blogger Maria Stanley. I think I speak for every Mom when I say that a Mom’s night out is a thing of beauty. It’s a lovely few hours filled with conversation and...
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