How a Diaper Bag Insert Turned into a Crowdfunding Site for Moms

About a month after having my son, Teddy, I had my first moment of (new) mom inspiration. Somehow in my sleep-depraved, poorly showered, deer-in-headlights state, I came up with a damn good idea....more
Elisa Camahort Thanks so much, Elisa! I hope this will inspire other moms to move forward with ...more

How to Edit Photos on Your Phone With Snapseed, VSCOcam, Squaready, & Instagram

Now that you've learned to take great photos with your iPhone camera and other apps, it's time to edit! ...more
Have you ever used Touch Retouch? It's magic too :)more

Dear Writers: Don't Fall Victim to Word Count Shaming

I'm quite sure it's not intentional, that stab that slices at my self-worth when I see those numbers posted....more
PoppiesandPinot I'm with you. I tend towards the long-winded. Twitter and its shortness - a ...more

The Multiple Emails in a single Gmail Address Hack

I recently learned about this a few months ago and finally got around to writing about it. If I didn’t know about it, I’m taking […] ...more

How a Diaper Bag Insert Turned into a Crowdfunding Site for Moms

About a month after having my son, Teddy, I had my first moment of (new) mom inspiration. Somehow in my sleep-depraved, poorly showered, deer-in-headlights state, I came up with a damn good idea....more
Elisa Camahort Thanks so much, Elisa! I hope this will inspire other moms to move forward with ...more

Carters Memorial Day Sale: 50% off Site-Wide [Extra 25% Off Clearance]

Everything at Carters online is 50% off or more during their Memorial Day Sale in-store and online. Clearance is an extra 25% off (you’ll see the extra savings at checkout. I’m seeing lots of $3-$4 tees (after extra savings) in the clearance section, $10 shorts, $14 toddler top and shorts sets, $4 toddler flip-flops and more ....more

Cheap Mother-in-law Birthday Gift

In keeping with the cheap gift ideas of late, here’s another one to add to the mix. My mother-in-law’s birthday was last Thursday. She’s actually flying into town today for the long weekend (yay!), so we’ll be taking her out to dinner one night while she’s here ....more

Tea Collection Memorial Day Sale: 20% Off and Free Shipping with Coupon

Tea Collection kicked off its Memorial Day sale today online! They’re offering 20% off and free shipping with coupon code WEGOTHERE. Ends May 25 ....more

My Foray Into Real Estate Investing (and Where It Went Horribly Awry)

I’ve used my first home as endless fodder for content on this site. I’ve written about the 10 things to do before you buy a home, what I miss about renting, what I gave up to become a homeowner in my 20’s, and of course the lessons I learned (and what I wished I’d done differently!)...more

Crazy8 Memorial Day Sale: 50% off Regular prices& 30% off Markdowns

Get 50% off regular price items and 30% off markdowns at Crazy 8...more

20% Off Shoes for Kids and Girls’ Dresses at Target

Shoes for kids are 20% off at Target online this week. Dresses for girls, babies and toddlers are, too! Ends tomorrow ....more

So, this must be the right extra-curricular activity…

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I post a picture and just a few words. The other day Zoe and I were having a conversation about what activities carry on during the summer vs. the ones that don’t ....more