Ready to Celebrate Simply?

Unless you’ve got a nanny, a housekeeper, a chauffeur, and a chef, it’s hard to manage a home and family–and still keep a smile on your face. But, it’s worth trying. Because nobody wants a crabby mom. Join me while I try to navigate these choppy waters and keep smiling. Subscribe to my RSS feed […]

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The Days Ahead

Yes, I know it’s a frozen tundra where some of you live. I remember the days of snow and wet boots all too well. Hang in there! January’s half over and February’s a short month. Things should start warming up soon. New life will be taking root and bursting forth. In the meantime, hang out […]

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Got Milk? More Chances to Win

In addition to hosting giveaways for Stremicks Heritage Foods Organic Milk over the past several weeks, I have also had the opportunity to taste their milk, compliments of the company. Here are some of the pros I see to purchasing this milk. ** Living in Southern California just an hours’ drive from where this milk […]

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Meal Planning: Moving to Plan B

A few weeks ago I planned out a month’s worth of meals. It’s not hard to do. I just quizzed my family on their favorite meals and wrote them down. (Why their favorite meals? Because I grow weary of wheeling and dealing at dinnertime. Eat four more bites and you can be done. You know […]

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Peace Love MOM

Thanks to all of you who entered my PeaceLoveMOM giveaway! It was certainly a popular one. And a fun one, too. You pointed out tshirts that I hadn’t even noticed when I visited their site. I’m going to have to go back, especially this week as the great ladies at PLM have graciously granted a […]

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A Beautiful Perspective

Since I started this blog, I’ve had the opportunity to get reacquainted with old friends and to forge new friendships. It’s been a blessing and encouragement to meet such amazing women. Last week was no different. Usually comments for giveaways are not ones to stop you in your tracks. But this one from Stacy did: […]

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MOM Deals This Week

Here are a few of the deals I’ve spotted for the coming week: Freebies4Mom has some great kids’ freebies, including the opportunity to get a free BOOST Kids Essentials beverages. Go here for the details. As a Bzz Agent, I sometimes get special opportunities to try new products. Right now there is one to share […]

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Time For MOM: This Leg of the Journey

Last week I talked about determining your destination as a mom. What kind of mom do you want to be? Where do you want to go in your role as MOM? When you’re old and gray, having walked a winding path, where will you find yourself? Determining your destination now will help you get to […]

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