What Happened When My Son Watched Me Work Out

July 25, 2016

A few weeks ago, Elias came with me to work out. The barre studio I was going to that day had childcare, so he brought a backpack with a few books and toys and tagged along. The little childcare area was just off the studio and Elias could peak out the door and see me. […]

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Being Mama Bear

July 22, 2016

Before Elias was born, I asked local friends for pediatrician recommendations and interviewed several. We landed on an older woman who had an established practice, came highly recommended and seemed like she would be a great care partner for our family. Which was true…. Sort of. You see, Elias had chronic congestion and ear infections. […]

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$5 Friday Deals – Magazines, Clothes, Jewelry & More

July 22, 2016

If you are looking for some great deals, today is the day! Cents of Style is hosting a Fashion Friday Semi-Annual Clearance Event! Get 50% off the lowest price + FREE SHIPPING with the code HOTCLEARANCE.  Shop this morning for best selection. I found many great deals on clothes, jewelry, scarves, boot cuffs and shoes with prices […]

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Our Family: Right Now

July 21, 2016

It’s been awhile since I have done an update post about our family. After a two year hiatus, I am gearing up to get back into Project Life and think this would be a perfect post to put straight in our family album. Elias Reading: So much reading this summer! Favorite books include The Treehouse […]

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Help Needed: Quick Working Moms Survey

July 19, 2016

As you might know, in addition to my work as a writer and speaker, I work full-time outside the home. Needless to say, I definitely appreciate the challenges working moms face! This summer, I’ve commenced work on a new project exclusively for working moms. Whether you work outside the home, at home, full-time or part-time, […]

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Get The Fringe Hours for FREE – Still Available!

July 15, 2016

Today is the best day ever. Grove Collaborative emailed me and said, “how about we sweeten the Caldrea deal and give new customers a copy of The Fringe Hours?” Obviously, I said yes. To break it down: First-time Grove Collaborative customers who place an order of $20 or more with this link will receive a […]

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I finally get the DVR hype

July 14, 2016

This post is sponsored by XFINITY.  When Matthew and I first got married, cable television was a luxury that we really couldn’t afford. During those first couple years together, our TV received 4, sometimes 5 channels, but honestly, we sort of got used to our lack of viewing options. Eventually though, after our financial situation […]

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A Luxury Freebie for You: Caldrea Gift Set

July 12, 2016

Summer is in full-swing, which means kids are everywhere and so is the mess! Today, I have an incredible free gift for you to help you manage the summer messes plus take care of you, courtesy of Grove Collaborative (formerly known as ePantry). I’ve been preparing for this special gift for weeks and I am […]

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How to Maximize Prime Day

July 12, 2016

I did a quick Facebook Live video this morning that I wanted to share with you. In it I cover the best deals for Amazon Prime Day, how to get cashback with ebates and the amazing FREE Caldrea gift you can get from Grove Collaborative right now. Check it out below. Shop Amazon Sign up […]

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Free Online Curriculum: Pixar in a Box with Khan Academy

July 11, 2016

Photo courtesy of Blogging Mom of Four Does your family use Khan Academy? I have had an awareness of it for a few years, but never looked into it for my kids. While on my Disney press trip last month, we were introduced to Pixar in a Box, which is a special set of lessons through […]

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