How to Make the Most of Your Time Online


The hubs and I both spend quite a bit of time online.  In fact, he and I have gotten into the habit of sitting together and checking our emails, surfing Facebook and catching up on the news.  While I know it’s not that “connected” time we need, it is so nice to be in the (Continue Reading…);

Helpful Tips for Traveling with Kids


Traveling is tons of fun….but it can also be stressful.  Especially when you happen to be traveling with kids.  Forget the dirty looks or the outrageous amount of things you need to take with you.  The simple fact that you’re responsible for another human being is enough to make any parent sweat bullets.  And while (Continue Reading…);

Six Essentials Every Mom Needs in Her Handbag


As a busy mom, I basically live out of my purse most days.  And while it can quickly turn into a catch all, I do try to clean it out weekly to ensure that I’m never caught out without the mommy essentials that I need for daily life. So what are those things?  Well this (Continue Reading…);

Top Valentine’s Day Gifts for Her


Ok, guys.  It’s rare that I speak directly to you but I’m thinking since it’s “that” time of year, you may be needing a little help to make your Valentine’s Day special.  If you’re like my hubby, you’ll be needing some hints on what that special lady in your life wants.  And since I consider (Continue Reading…);

Tips for Styling Short Hair

Short Hair

I get asked about my hair….a lot.  Some people love it.  Some people hate it.  Some people just don’t care.  But with 2015 being the year of the pixie cut in my opinion, I’m all about mixing it up and not being afraid to go short.   However, going short it not easy.  Trust me. (Continue Reading…);

Ways to Effectively Manage Your Health

Health TN

This time of year I really start thinking about my health.  Between New Year’s resolutions to eat better and work out more and the dreaded cold and flu season, I spend more time than normal thinking about things that I can do to ensure I stay healthy.  And the older I get the more important (Continue Reading…);

How to Make the Most of Your Weekends

How to Make the Most of your Weekends

Every Friday I’m so excited.  The weekend is here!  But then I blink my eyes an it’s Sunday night and the weekend is over.  As I look down at my to-do list, I realize that I didn’t really get much done, I don’t feel rested and I am so not ready to start the week (Continue Reading…);

Turn Your Boring Bedroom into a Sanctuary in 4 Easy Steps!


Living with three guys, I need a place to escape.  The kids have their decked out rooms, the hubby has his man cave but in the past I haven’t had anywhere that felt like mine.  When the hubs and I got married, we decided to keep all of his (gorgeous) Ethan Allen furniture.  But since (Continue Reading…);

Easy Ways to Stay Organized (for Moms)


I’m going to be honest guys…..I REALLY struggle with organization.  Most days it’s a little difficult for me to know where I’m supposed to be and when I’m supposed to be there.  In fact, in the past I’ve been the sticky not queen to try to keep myself in order.  That is until the sticky (Continue Reading…);

Gym Essentials to Ramp Up Your New Year Workout


So, you made that same old resolution…..this year you’re headed to the gym!  First, let me say good for you!  Hitting the gym daily is a great way to help you look and feel better!  But before you head out the door, it’s time to pick up some essentials. Why you ask?  Well if you’re (Continue Reading…);