Food, it's what's for dinner. Right? I don't know about you, but I'm sick of trying to figure out what to cook for dinner every...single....night. On top of that, I try to make sure we have a fruit and/or veggie at each meal. Dinner is tough though. It comes at the most impacted part of … Continue reading Mom, What’s for Dinner?
Celebrity Style Guide Okay, so I know I'm not as cool as Jessica Alba, or Kate Hudson... But you don't have to be a celebrity to sport sandals, do you? The season for exposed toes is here. Now, I was born and raised in southern California. I LIVED in sandals. We spent our summers (and … Continue reading Sandal Season is Upon Us – Don’t Hate
A French press is not only an excellent way to brew a cup of coffee, it is also beautiful. Dating all the way back to 1852, when the first design was patented, it actually did not directly resemble what we consider a "French press" today. The device we think of was actually patented in 1929! … Continue reading Coffee Like a Rockstar!
"There can't be a future without a past." Well.... I think, given that they generally are a largely influential part of our lives, we can't help but pick up some of their good and bad qualities. For a long time, their behavior and values are all that we know. However, as we grow and venture … Continue reading Are We Our Parents?
Do you ever feel like one day you'll become the latest headline - "PTA mother of four goes berserk in Target." I'll be honest. Mom-life is no cake walk. It's the equivalent of wrangling a herd of feral cats and trying to teach them the alphabet. I've told my kids, more than once, that I … Continue reading Teacher. Mom. Crazy Lady… How to balance it all.