Ever since I found out my husband, who served in the Army on 3 different continents, had never been to Washington DC, I’ve wanted to plan a trip. It’s less than a 6-hour drive from Raleigh, and for years, we talked about taking a weekend without the kids to head north. As the years went by and the kids got… View Post
5 time-management tips for how to work from home and keep your sanity this summer and maybe even have a little fun along the way.
I love to eat food and cook food and buy food. But what I don’t always love to do is create a recipe. What I need are great hassle-free meals to rely on.
Did you know that sharks have eight senses or that astronauts can’t whistle on the moon? How about the fact that butterflies taste with their feet? All true! I’m loving the new Crazy8 “Weird But True” line of National Geographic T-Shirts printed with fun and crazy facts and I’m excited to give you a chance to grab a couple shirts for free!
Take the Summer Sleep Challenge to improve your sleep habits and be more productive. My response to The Sleep Revolution by Arianna Huffington.
One of my favorite things about weekend mornings is the fact that the boys get up and eat breakfast and then watch tv together. Now that we have ditched cable for Roku, it’s really easy for them to turn on the tv and start a show on Netflix Kids while mom and dad get to stay in bed for a… View Post
It’s the end of an era. As of yesterday, we no longer have any children in preschool. Today, Oscar finished first grade and in just 8 short weeks, we’ll be the proud parents of a kindergartener and a second-grader. Here’s the part where I am supposed to be sad. But you know what? I’m not. Not even a little bit…. View Post
If there is one thing I hear every single day, it’s that people have too many emails and too little time. Yes, we are living in an email world, and I am an email girl. You know? Truth is, when you work-from-home, life revolves around your inbox. Whether you work at home or in an office, chances are email is… View Post
Learning how to change your habits is the holy grail of self-improvement. Better Than Before by Gretchen Rubin was both frustrating and enlightening.
Planning a family vacation to Washington DC is a bucket list item! Can’t wait to try these fun photo scavenger hunt ideas for kids. Full of tips and activities for everyone!