Definitive Proof that Too Much Sex is Unhealthy

Oh you read that title right? And I'm the barely living proof. In case you’ve been wondering where the hell I’ve been all week, I got taken out of the game by a U.T.I. Yep, I said it. No alibi just a damn U.T.I. I’m feeling like I’m upside down in the middle of nowhere. [...]

By | September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Featured, humor, Mommy Truisms|Tags: , |0 Comments

Wicked Good for the Entire Family

Feeling a little wicked this morning. Something just has my heart nostalgic for quieter times. We are caught up in the storm and chaos of everyday life. Somehow, it seems like the world just spins a little faster once school starts back. I thought things were crazy when the Big Guy and I were dating [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Categories: Entertainment, Raising Girls|0 Comments

My Daughter Taught Me an Invaluable Lesson

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is one of our family’s favorite animated movies. It has been since before we even had children. In fact, when I met my husband it may have been one of the first things we had in common; we both loved the story of Belle the beauty and how she saw [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|Categories: Entertainment, Parenting, Sponsored Post|0 Comments

Mommy in a Coma

I feel like I've been in a mommy coma for the past 10 years. While all of you are trying to find your way back to who you were before you had your kids, I think I've spent so much time putting out fires that I forgot to enjoy the last 10 years of motherhood. [...]

By | September 1st, 2016|Categories: Confessions, Parenting|Tags: , , |1 Comment

I’ll Miss His Smile

There are people who come into our lives and make it better, people who make you want to smile. They might not do anything in particularly special but to you those simple actions; a kind word, a crooked smile or a hand and heart of support make them everything to you. These people matter and [...]

By | August 25th, 2016|Categories: Confessions, Loss, Parenting|Tags: , |0 Comments

That Time I Had to Hide in a Bathroom Stall with my Daughter

Ever think about what it really means that we are parenting in a world where it's completely necessary to teach our children what to do in case someone enters the the building with a gun? Something happened last week that left me more than a little freaked out. I haven’t talked about it on here because I didn’t know [...]

By | August 19th, 2016|Categories: Featured, News, Parenting|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Ogunquit Maine the Perfect Place to have Cake by the Ocean

If you are looking for a place to squeeze in one last family vacation, a long weekend for Labor Day or a romantic getaway this summer, I would recommend Ogunquit, Maine. Believe me, you will not regret it. Summering in Ogunquit is taking a break from the chaos of your life. It’s getting back to [...]

By | August 15th, 2016|Categories: Parenting, Travel|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Back to School Breaking My Heart Since 2009

Back to school was not Xanax inducing here. Not this year anyways. Today was the first day of school for my girls. It feels much too early in the summer. It’s the first summer that I wasn’t either ecstatic or sobbing to be left alone. This morning was a peaceful, easy morning. The girls are at [...]

By | August 10th, 2016|Categories: Confessions|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

American Girl Wellie Wishers Teach Little Girls Empathy

Have you heard of the Wellie Wishers? This summer has been full of hectic crazy fun; packed with sunshine and the great outdoors. We’ve traveled, seen the beach and watched movies outside under the stars. But what do you do when it rains, right in the middle of summer? We made lemonade out of those lemons. The [...]

By | August 9th, 2016|Categories: giveaway, Raising Girls|Tags: , , |18 Comments

What Gwen Stefani Taught Me about Parenting

I learned something life altering at the Gwen Stefani concert last Sunday.Raising girls has taught me to be a better woman. My little girls are no longer little girls. . It is beautiful and sad at the same time. On one hand, they amaze me by the young ladies they are becoming but on the [...]