How To Create a Custom Watermark in PicMonkey

An easy-to-follow tutorial on how to create custom watermarks using PicMonkey. For the longest time I have been searching for ways to create a watermark {a transparent overlay} for my images here on Mom On Timeout.  Every tutorial I could find referenced Photo Shop which I don’t have.  I felt for sure there had to […]

Guide to Buying Organic – Dirty Dozen and Clean 15

If you’re like me you want the very best for your kids.  For me, the very best includes organic produce – when ever possible!  The reality though is that I’m working with a grocery budget.  I have to pick and choose what to buy organic and fortunately, the EWG has made that a little bit […]

Goal Setting for Success: 5 Tips for Bloggers

5 Tips for Bloggers on how to set goals for success. Hi again everyone!  Last week I talked about 15 Steps Every Blogger Should Take…Today!  This week I’m talking about goal setting and why you should be doing it.  I am very goal-oriented.  I like to make lists and set goals because I find they […]

15 Steps Every Blogger Should Take…Today!

15 Steps Every Blogger Should Take…Today! Last Saturday I attended Bloggy Boot Camp in Las Vegas and it honestly has changed how I look at blogging in almost every way imaginable.  I learned sooo much in just one day – it was amazing!  I went to the conference expecting to gain some valuable information and […]

Punched Up Business Cards

Most of you know that I attended my very first conference this past weekend in Las Vegas.  Bloggy Boot Camp was WAY more than I expected and I’m still working on processing all the fantastic information I received there.  In preparation for the conference I got myself some business cards.  I didn’t want to be […]

Buying Organic: The Dirty Dozen and Clean 15

Ever since having Reece five years ago,  we have paid more attention to what foods are consumed in our house.  Eating more fruits and vegetables has been particularly important to our family and when possible, we buy organic.   Each year the Environmental Working Group (EWG) releases the Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce.  This […]

How To Make Your Own Colored Sugar

You’ll never believe how easy it is to make your own colored sugar at home! I stumbled upon this idea last month while making cookies for Bryce’s birthday party.  The boys decided they wanted to frost and decorate some cookies we had made but I didn’t have any colored sugar.  After a moment of thought […]