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!
Everyone loves Taco Tuesday, but why limit that tasty goodness to one day? My busy family loves this easy nachos recipe just about any day of the week. And what’s even better is the toppings can be modified for the more…choosy…members of your family. If you’re looking for a fantastic start to the weekend, throw some chicken in your slow-cooker… View Post
I remember working in corporate America. I sat in my cubicle by the window and I was happy because hey, at least I had a window. My job was pretty low on the ladder but I took it because the pay was good and I had just bought a house. I was told that I was a bit overqualified for… View Post
Lie: It will only take 5-minutes. I need to tell you a secret. I lie to myself all the time. Every day. Several times a day. What’s worse is that more often than not, I believe my lies. I intentionally disregard real life and my own humanity with impossible optimism for what will be accomplished. I’ll make a list for… View Post
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #yougottabekittenme #CollectiveBias Something occurred to me recently; I don’t think I have ever properly introduced you to the newest members of our family! I figure the week is over, it’s Friday, and it’s time to have a little fun. So what do you say,… View Post
After reading and re-reading my application, I closed my eyes and clicked submit. I was instantly relieved and nothing else really mattered at that moment. I did the thing that scared me and now there was nothing to do but wait…. I spent the past few days in beautiful Laguna Nigel, California at the Mom 2.0 Summit. It’s a conference… View Post