2017/12/26
American Heart Association, Hands Only CPR

How 5 Minutes in an Airport can Save a Life

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written in partnership with the Anthem Foundation, however, all opinions are my own. Do you travel a lot? I do and […]
2017/12/20
Norton Core, Cyber Security, Best Buy, Secure WiFi

Protection for Your Most Precious Belonging

Disclosure: I’ve been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the Norton Core™ at a reduced price or for free. How much […]
2017/12/19

When No One’s Looking

Ever wonder how to teach good behavior to your child? How to instill kindness and compassion? How to raise a genuinely good person? Do you ever […]
2017/12/14
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook Elementary, Newtown Connecticut, Adam Lanza, Mass shooting, gun control

Why the Children of the Sandy Hook Shooting Can Never be Forgotten

I woke up this morning, then, I remembered what today is the anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting.  It’s 11 days before Christmas. It’s the third day […]
2017/12/13
first period, tween mom, the first period, how to explain menstruation

Girl You’ll be a Woman Soon

Today it happened. My little caterpillar began her official metamorphosis into a butterfly. We knew it was coming. We’ve talked about menstruation. She knew what to […]
2017/12/12
gift guide, tech for parents, girl's gift guide, Christmas, tech, travel, fashion, chooze, xdoria, kid's fit, American Girl, MaryEllen Larkin

Top Tech Gifts Every Parent Would Want

What is the perfect gift for a parent? If you ask me, it’s a day of relaxation and leisure but seeing as that is not the […]
2017/12/11
American Heart Association, Hands Only CPR

How to Save a Life with Your Hands

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written in partnership with the Anthem Foundation, however, all opinions are my own. Do you know CPR? If someone you […]
2017/12/01
rape culture, girl mom, school uniforms, body image, self esteem

Why Girls Should be Able to Exist without Men Behaving Badly

In light of the Matt Lauer (Russel Simmons, Louis C.K., Al Franken, Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey and the seemingly endless list) allegations, I’m truly astounded by […]
2017/11/30
Netflix, roadtrip, Streamteam, travel, children

How to Survive Holiday Road Trips with Children of All Ages

The holidays are my favorite time of year. There is just something about the chaos of it all that makes me energized. I thrive on the […]