What a Difference a Decade makes

As I sit here on the precipice of a new decade, I can’t help but reflect on the past 10 years. Ten years ago, I was celebrating my second New Year’s eve as a married woman; the still newly dubbed Mrs. Beck. We were living in North Carolina for the first time ever. I was [...]

Nutrisystem Update, week 8~Hooray You: New You Revolution

HOORAY YOU! THE NUTRISYSTEM “NEW YOU REVOLUTION” BRINGS FRESH FROZEN FOOD TO ALL Nutrisystem, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTRI), the number one home delivery weight loss company, announced today that it is revamping its programs by incorporating its highest scoring, best tasting fresh frozen gourmet foods into all of its weight loss plans at the lowest price [...]

The Ornament

This Christmas morning was a little different than our previous Christmases have been. The entire year has been a little “different”, since the Big Guy has been working away from home. It’s been a difficult transition to go from having a very hands on partner/father to one who is no longer here on a daily [...]

Is Mommy Who you are or what you do?

In most instances, people are not what they do, but in Motherhood the marriage of the two is as seamless as the Separation of Church and state in Rome. In no other aspect of our lives does one single event of our life forever define who we are to the outside world as does becoming [...]

The Rose Colored Christmas Conspiracy

My favorite Christmas memory as a child was from when I was about 3 years old, it was the first year we were spending away from Ohio. We were living in Indiana about a block away from the Illinois border, in a small apartment with really huge floor to ceiling windows. I don’t know why [...]

Life is what happens when you are busy making plans

After falling ass backwards into marriage with a wonderful man, really more than I could have ever asked for in a person to love me, 5 years later I was getting a little worried. I wasn’t worried about the marriage; it was rock solid with the exception of one not so small issue. I had [...]

The Birth of Christ for the Social Media Savvy

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZrf0PbAGSk?fs=1] MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL! I had to share this for all my social media savvy friends.

Mommy Truisms:Too Blessed to be Stressed Holiday Edition

It’s a special time of year for us Mommies and so I thought I should share a special set of Mommy truisms. Hope this adds to […]

It’s the First Annual #HoHoHoHolidayswap 2010

Today I have the pleasure of being a part of the #HoHoHoHolidayswap ( every single time I say that , I hear the lyrics..hotel, motel, holiday […]