Hot dogs and burgers on the grill, potato salad, and baked beans, cold drinks chilling in the cooler; just a few signs of a family BBQ celebration in the works. Memorial Day is oftentimes observed by many across America, with our family and friends getting together, eating our favorite picnic foods, throwing back a cold one and listening to some… Read More
Easter Bunny or Jesus Christ; Can a Christian family have both?
How to teach your children the TRUE meaning of Easter & STILL have fun! Easter egg hunts, stuffed bunny rabbits, Peter Rabbit, jelly beans, chocolate shaped bunnies, caramel filled chocolate eggs, marshmallow bunnies, Easter baskets, coloring Easter eggs: these are just a few of the things that come to mind when we think of Easter or at least when you ask… Read More
It’s our 11 year domain name anniversary!!
I can’t believe it was eleven years ago that I first registered the domain Whynotmom.com! So MUCH has changed over the years and like many wives and mothers, it all started with my desire to help our family finances. My youngest was merely an infant at the time. My husband had been laid off for the third or fourth time… Read More
The one thing startup advice articles never discuss and really should
It’s funny how every advice article I’ve ever read on starting a new online business never talks about the one thing I wish more did. Sure you’ll get some great advice such as; Choose the right niche! Know your market! Build a network! Choose the right eCommerce platform! and so on. But there’s always one topic they never seem to… Read More
Break the Valentine’s Day Gift Giving Rut With These Creative Gift Ideas from Etsy Mom-Owned Shops!
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and we all know what that means; last-minute gifts from the grocery store aisle, right? You were pumping gas and grabbed a bouquet on your way home to greet your wife or girlfriend. Sound familiar? Come on guys, she deserves better than that don’t you think? Ladies maybe you have a hard time… Read More