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Think About It!

Our tagline for Intentional Moms (the ministry I work with) is Think About It. Not only is it a literal challenge to get people thinking about our name, but a bigger challenge for parents to think about what type of legacy they want their children to have and to be intentional about getting them there.

Catherine Hickem wrote a very poignant newsletter this month on this very topic and I know I benefitted from the reminder to think about my parenting instead of simply trying to survive each day! When people ask you how you’re doing, do you typically answer, “Busy!”? If so, then this is a must read for you:

A part of the Intentional Moms! logo is the phrase “Think About It”.  One of our main organizational goals is to get moms thinking about various facets of their motherhood.  Truth be told, I have observed a great lack of thought among today’s moms and it is causing great harm to today’s children and tomorrow’s future… Click HERE to read more.


Beech Nut Coupons worth $10.50

beechnut $10.50 in Beech Nut Baby Food Printable Coupons

In my ongoing quest to help out all my new mama friends out there, I’ve discovered $10.50 in Beech-Nut Baby Foood printable coupons HERE.  You can print two per link. Hope this helps.

(Thanks to The Thrifty Mama for the tip!)

Last minute gift for mom

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Are you still trying to figure out what to get mom for Mother’s Day? Head over to SNAPFISH and create a free, personalized slideshow that you can email to mom as soon as you finish it!

While you’re there, take advantage of their 50% off flipbooks offer by using code FLIPOUT

and the winner is….

Congratulations to Jeannette! She’s the winner of our Mother’s Day Giveaway of the book, “Raising Your Children with No Regrets” by Catherine Hickem (according to True Random Number Generator at Random.org: Result: 15). Jeannette, please email me at econemicliving@gmail.com with your address so I can send you the book.

I wish each and every one of you a  Happy Mother’s Day. I encourage those of you in Florida to see Catherine Hickem in person on May 16 at Christ Church in Ft. Lauderdale or in Birmingham, AL on May 30 at North Highlands Baptist Church. You can find out more information or register at http://intentionalmoms.org/

Also, don’t forget to watch and forward A Prayer for Every Mom – I know it will encourage you and those you know in a special way this Mother’s Day.

Celebrate Mom Sweepstakes

Celebrate Mom SweepstakesNot that I want anyone competing with me on this prize, but I felt obligated to share…
Macy’s has a Celebrate Mom with Macy’s at Disney Parks sweepstakes. Click here to fill out the short form – you can enter once per day through May 10, 2009.

The grand prize is a 5 night/6 day trip for 4 to BOTH Disneyland and Disney World that must be taken in June 2009. Here are the details. Good luck!