Christine Bachman


When DIY Shouts SOS :: Closet Cleanout after the Holidays

There’s a razor-thin line between pushing yourself to learn new things and, you know, challenging yourself in a good way. It's important to recognize when to ask for outside help. This has been a...
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Fall Drinks to Keep you Warm but Not So Fuzzy

The leaves are fluttering down, covering my street with a beautiful golden glow. There’s a chill in the air most mornings. It’s sweater weather! Time for pumpkin patches and apple orchards! If you are...

The Basics of FORTNITE…Explained!

You may already be familiar with the video sensation, Fortnite, which was released by Epic Games in 2011. With 350 million registered users as of May and a value of $17.3 billion, I guess...

Family Law DFW :: Finding Financial Freedom & Divorce

More than the in-laws, more than the kids—couples argue about money more than anything else.  It doesn’t matter if couples are wealthy or struggling, financial issues don’t discriminate. People have different financial priorities, different comfort levels...

Kidpreneurs :: Helping Your Kids Find Their Entrepreneurial Spirit

Amazon Affiliate Links are used within this post. We appreciate your support! Encouraging kids to start their own business and become a kidpreneur is a fun way to boost creativity and confidence, while also providing...

Setting the Glass Down: How 2020 Is The Year I’m Getting Myself Back

This year has been interesting, to say the least!  For me, it started in January when I welcomed the New Year by experimenting with ‘Drynuary.’ I went without imbibing for the entire month. I missed...

Books to Help You Start Important Conversations About Race and Justice

As protests continue across the US following the death of George Floyd it's impossible to shield your children from the news, and I strongly feel that it’s better to tell your kids in your...
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Little Ways To Make The Quarantine Less Stressful for your Kiddos

Several weeks into social distancing, fun family ideas start to fizzle. After seeing animals in various zoos while they were still open, assembling jigsaw puzzles, and trying to make daily schoolwork fun and interesting,...

Guide For Keeping Kids Engaged During Social-Distancing

This week was, without question, the strangest, most unexpected, and unpredictable week I can recall in my lifetime.  Social distancing is mandatory as a way to slow the spread of coronavirus as it was also...

Six Road Trip-Worthy Spring Break Ideas

Spring Break is a great chance to spend time with family, but what's fun AND affordable? With our family of seven, including five kiddos ages 6-15, we typically pile into the car. Here are...

Salad in a Jar Party, Anyone?

Like you, I’ve been invited to all kinds of parties: wedding showers, baby showers, gender reveal parties, birthday parties, retirement parties. But I was intrigued when I was invited to my first Salad in...