Infertility: What to Say and What NOT to Say

 This week is Infertility Awareness Week. I’ve decided to do my part by including two lists. The first is “What Not to Say to Someone Dealing with Infertility”, and the second, “What to Say to Someone Dealing with Infertility” Let’s begin. What NOT to Say to Someone Dealing with Infertility1....more

Child sleeps well? Try these tips!

Congratulations! Your child (baby / toddler) has started regularly sleeping through the night. He is happy and you feel great! ...more

Developing An Elevator Pitch Via Zombies, Girl Scouts And A Ping-Pong Ball

Sometimes, inspiration takes on a life of its own....more
HomeRearedChef Linda Anselmi Definitely!!more

Second rinse

It worked better on my nipples then it did in my mouth. I felt it dance around, leaving a trail of saliva that side down the side of my boob.“Don’t stop!”Yes it was a shout and not one of those soft whispers in his ear, it’s strange but his motion was tender but firm, fine not rough, and a touch of happy with joy. He was making love to me and that is when I remembered. During out friendship, Maz was a good friend, someone I loved....more

Weight Loss: The Breeze Between My Knees

I was walking down the grocery store aisle when the airy truth hit me: my thighs no longer rub together when I move. I’m not sure exactly when it happened, but after my upper legs were practically Siamese twins in fat and friction for decades, I wasn’t arguing. I was, however, about to topple head-first into the fruit juice display because I was so focused on how I was walking that I suddenly couldn’t walk because I was paying too much attention to it....more

American Girl Craze: Cute or Creepy?

My girls adore their American Girl dolls, even my oldest (8-year old tomboy) who has never been into dolls is crazy about Kaya the Native American doll and her horse Steps High. My younger two (almost-7 and almost-4) love to wear matching outfits with their dolls, McKenna and a rotating-name Bitty Baby. American Girl encourages this cloning behavior: the store and catalog are filled with identical outfits for girl and doll. You can even customize your doll to look like you – picking out skin tone, hair color/length/style and eye color....more
I can't imagine why your husband would not want to be involved in this!  The camp out photo is ...more

A Homeowner's Real Estate Fear

Disclaimer: Not my actual houseThere comes a time in the process of selling a house when every hom...more

Laundry Room

I am soooo sorry it has taken me soooo long to finish this story, but man, has my life taken some kind of turn.  Now where was I...See what happened was......more

My Anxiety is Like Fox News

As someone who is in no way an expert, I can't speak to all forms of anxiety because I know there are many. (That being said, if I was like Fox News, and it wasn't just my anxiety that is like Fox News, I would hardly let that stop me.) But in my case, anxiety is JUST like Fox News. ...more
I noticed you compared anxiety (aka panic attacks) and said they come out of nowhere, unlike ...more

Day 1 #CabotFit Team: Key Bank Vermont Marathon

Amber @ Fit, Foodie RunsDay 1 of 3: Visit adventures here: ya’ll!I’m back in Baltimore after the most AMAZING trip to Vermont with the CabotFit team. Remember I told you how I couldn’t contain myself over the news? Ahhh, yes, it was everything I thought it would be plus more!I had a very long, packed weekend so I’m going to break it down day-by-day … hashtag by hashtag…...more