When Hamima Juma gave birth to her oldest daughter, Maheera, on Christmas day, 2009, she knew she’d received a Christmas miracle. But when she welcomed her second daughter on Christmas day three years later, she knew she’d beat some remarkable odds.
It is that time of year when you may have more people to buy for than money in your wallet. While out the other night with some friends we got on the subject of re-gifting and it was clear that everyone had very strong opinions on the subject.
For the Lindberg family Christmas time has always been extra special because the family not only celebrates the birth of Jesus during this time but also their daughters born on 24 and 26 December. This year, the family tradition continued in the same extraordinary way with baby Natalie too deciding to enter the world exactly on Christmas day!
Are you feeling as stressed as I am? It’s Christmas Eve and I have literally a million things to do and just a couple of hours to pull it all off, which makes me think that lots of things aren’t going to happen.
Just a few weeks ago I was introduced to WagJag.com. If you are not familiar with what WagJag is, it is a website that offers services or products in your city for a reduced rate – most times more than 50% off. When you visit the site it will automatically detect your location and show you the deals in your city.
Last night I decided to treat the kids to a night at the movies. This was an ambitious decision as my youngest is only 2.5 and my son, who is six, has only been to one movie and he didn’t love the experience. To guarantee that our outing was a success, I enlisted the help of my sister and chose a movie that I knew they would both love.
Many families are struggling to afford gifts for their children this year. For some families, affording Christmas is difficult every year. Sadly, there are also families that won’t have Christmas gifts under the tree. And while most of America continues on about their business, there are a few donors that are making Christmas happen in a big way for families that might not have been able to afford it otherwise.
Well known for their innovative kid’s tech products, VTECH has done it again with the introduction of their innotab. This multi-functional tablet is great for kids 4-9. While putting it through it’s paces over the last couple weeks I have been impressed by the amount activities that VTECH has included right out of the box .
My oldest son loves music – all kinds of music; Elvis to Elton John, Lady Gaga to Kate Bush. When I was trying to come up with what would be the perfect gift for him the Fisher-Price Kid-Tough Music Player With Microphone jumped out at me right away.