SANITY SAVERS: FINDING THE 25TH HOUR

Last week, I shared smartphone apps that help you save cash. I'll be leapfrogging those money saving ideas with tips to help you find a little extra time in your day. Because let's face it, until the … [Continue reading]

I Owe My Mother an Apology

I sat there in the tiny doctor’s office waiting patiently for the pediatrician to finish telling me about the shots fussy butts would be getting and going over her suggestions for safety and … [Continue reading]

SANITY SAVERS: BEST MONEY-SAVING APPS (PART ONE)

They say money can't buy happiness. While on some level this is true, I have to respectfully disagree. After all, if you don’t have money struggles, you have a lot less worries and much more … [Continue reading]

PAPA DON’T PREACH: IS PARENTING THE MOST DANGEROUS JOB IN THE WORLD?

They say farming is the most dangerous profession in the world, and there are probably statistics to back that claim up, but I disagree. I’d be willing to bet that if you took a hard look at the … [Continue reading]

WHY WE ALMOST NAMED HER “BABY GIRL”

Many parents, when deciding on a baby name, take the whole nine months to come up with a moniker that will serve the child well, as both a youngster and an adult. And then there are those that ... umm … [Continue reading]

MY DAUGHTER, THE ADDICT

Lately it’s been impossible to do anything without a little shadow. I can’t remember the last time I could walk out of the room without screaming, tiny footsteps racing after me. Heaven forbid I … [Continue reading]

20 MINUTE CHILI

Because you don’t feel like slaving over the stove after a long day of work (whether that’s meeting deadlines or keeping your kids alive) and delivery takes too long, I’ll post a fairly easy and quick … [Continue reading]

WHO NEEDS A DRINK?

You know how you wake up with a tiny foot in your face and crawl out of bed after a restless night’s sleep only to stumble into a milk-splattered world filled with annoying toys that have some … [Continue reading]