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Mandi Welbaum

Hi, I’m Mandi, mom of three currently living in southwest Ohio. I’ve been blogging since 2008 and over the years have explored all sorts of topics to write about: parenting and family life, travel, food, and even a little DIY and crafting.

Private Student Loans For Bad Credit – A Comprehensive Guide

Coping with bad credit is an ongoing struggle, and one which doesn’t have to limit your options in life as much as you might think. For example, it’s perfectly possible to secure a private student loan to pay for the education and training you need to expand your horizons; you just have to know where …

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Top Tips for Getting Children Started With a New Hobby

Hobbies are great for children. Whether they want to learn a new skill or find new friends, hobbies come with a plethora of benefits. There are many hobbies you can do as a family, to help you bond and spend quality time together. There are also hobbies that children can go off and do alone, …

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Top Tips For Parenting A Teenager With Behavioral Issues

Most parenting advice and blogs talk about the trials and tribulations of raising young children, especially in regards to the now-infamous terrible twos. However, what many omit is that the teenage years can be equally as terrible in terms of volatile or unpredictable behaviour – only now they can also talk back to you.  While …

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How To Prepare Your Home for a New Baby

If you’re expecting a new arrival soon, congratulations! Becoming a parent is one of the most rewarding experiences you’ll ever have. But before the baby comes, you’ll need to do some preparation to make sure your home is ready. This includes making sure you have a safe place for the baby to sleep and childproofing …

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