Whoosh! Wham! You Can Be Anything! Dream Big Book Review

I'm absolutely loving this book by Kat Kronenberg! It's called Dream Big and it is everything I want my two boys to embrace in this life. There's a very powerful message that encourages everyone to believe in their dreams despite what other people (or moody baboons) say. If you can dream it, you can do … Continue reading Whoosh! Wham! You Can Be Anything! Dream Big Book Review

This Isn’t Just About My Endless Laundry

Like most families, laundry is a chore that quite literally never ends. I never seem to catch up and when the planets align and I actually DO catch up, it lasts for all of 5 minutes. For this chore to be part of my daily (and times hourly) routine, I really didn't think much about … Continue reading This Isn’t Just About My Endless Laundry

Holiday Gift Exchange Ideas That Will Keep Your Wallet Merry

My friends at Coupons.com (via Jeanette Pavini) came up with this fabulous list of gift exchange ideas that keep the holidays affordable AND Merry! Be sure to check Coupons.com for more great ideas and savings! 9 Christmas Gift Exchange Ideas to Trim Your Holiday Spending Here are a few alternative Christmas gift exchange ideas for you … Continue reading Holiday Gift Exchange Ideas That Will Keep Your Wallet Merry

What In The World Are These Oyster Parties?

If you've been scared to scroll through your Facebook newsfeed due to the hot political discussions, there is a safe place where you can go to escape everything! People are now having oyster opening parties live streamed on Facebook and the suspense is palpable. Just like other direct sales businesses, a hostess will invite you … Continue reading What In The World Are These Oyster Parties?

My Paraguard (IUD) Experience – Why I Cannot Recommend It

When I was roughly 8 weeks postpartum I made the decision to get the Paraguard IUD. This was my second child and I had a bad experience with Mirena (another IUD) after having my first baby, but dismissed those problems to the hormones associated with the IUD. Paraguard came highly recommended by several physicians and … Continue reading My Paraguard (IUD) Experience – Why I Cannot Recommend It

Gender-Specific Dreams – Are We Setting Girls Up To Succeed in Technology?

Every once in a while I'll come across a cause that really makes me take a step back and evaluate my parenting. The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) reached out to me and I was quite floored with the information they provided. Women representation in the IT world saw its peak in 1991 at 36% and … Continue reading Gender-Specific Dreams – Are We Setting Girls Up To Succeed in Technology?