Lifestyle

Balancing home, health and happiness.
From building a business and managing finances,
to DIY projects and taking care of your health and home.

Nobody Truly Interesting is Universally Liked

People say to not pay attention to the negative out there, especially on social media, but it’s hard. "F*ck the haters!" they say, "No one can judge me but God!" But I have a different response. People ju...
Do NOT post these 10 things to social media.

10 Things You Should NOT Post on Social Media

There’s a certain unspoken etiquette to social media (Facebook!) that some folks just don’t get. Even though I feel like these things are common sense, it's obvious many people don't get it. So let me spell it ...

KAM has been Nominated for the Blogger Recognition Award!

Thank you so much to Liz from January Girl for nominating Kandy Apple Mama for the Blogger Recognition Award! It's a wonderful feeling to know that people in the blogging community are noticing the hard work we put in to making KAM a resource for women and par...

Did You Know One Hour Alcohol Delivery Exists?!

The craziest thing happened to me earlier this week. I was in a team meeting, and we got slightly off-topic discussing our weekends. Us getting off-topic is not the unusual part - this is: my boss mentioned she had a bottle of liquor delivered to the house...

Amazon Just Announced a Discounted Prime Membership!

Amazon recently announced a discounted Prime membership for moms and families receiving government assistance. (Read the full press release.) This is huge. For years their $99 Prime Membership cost kept...

Healing from Daddy Issues: Open Forgiveness Letter to Fathers

His shouts and insults still ring in my ears. I can feel the water from the shower washing over me, but I can't distinguish the tears from the water drops. The water falls down my body but I can't wash away the pain or the disgust at what happened yesterday. I...

Crafting with Kids: DIY Tie-Dye Everything!

Today we're sharing something different than our usual educational game post. Have you been keeping up with Beyond the Classroom? I just love all the fun new games and activities we've been coming up with to ...