Laurie A

I am a working mom of four great kids who are often the subject of my blog rambling. My oldest is in high school, one in middle school and two elementary students. I am married to my best friend.

If being mom to four kids and a full-time employee, I'm also a full-time college student. I had babies right out of high school so I am late to this whole college thing by a few years. I also make and sell water-based fingernail polish and I am a freelance writer.

The good thing about all of my chaos is it is a good chaos. Life is never boring around here. 

Signature Nail Polish--water-based, non-toxic--Giveaway!

I am so excited to be apart of this great business, I just want to share my huge giveaway with as many people as possible. It is unbelievably fun designing fingernail polish and creating new colors and color variations daily. The following is from my new start-up's blog:...more


From Kids In the Suburbs ...more

My Curse

I blogged about my aching back a few days ago and am sad to say the situation has not improved. At all. In fact it got worse. Way worse. ...more

Oh, My Aching Back

posted from: Kids In the Suburbs I have somehow managed to hurt my back...again. My entire upper right shoulder area is in intense pain. It hurts so much I can't lie down or lean against anything. I'm trying to lie on a heating pad but the pressure of leaning on it is bringing tears to my eyes. ...more

Failure to be Thin

cross posted on Kids In the Suburbs ...more