The Country Music Awards 2011: The Hits and the Misses

Hey y'all! Thanks so much for joining us last night on Facebook to discuss and dissect the hautes and the nautes! How much fun to watch with a gang of mamas!  In our bed..with a dish of m+ms bedside.  Or was that just me? Anywhoooo... I think we all agreed, the music was amazing, the fashion bleh.. So instead of nominating my favorites, which I will leave to the other mamas, I decided to create some new awards: ...more
Christine, we met and hung out with Lionel Richie recently and he was THE nicest guy in the ...more

And the Oscar for Best Dressed goes to..Three Real Women Pick their Favorites

We love a good dress as much as we love a good party, and man were there plenty.  While I missed my beloved live from the Red Carpet, you can be sure the gals and I were glued to our phones, Tweeting and Facebooking, looking at each other puzzled, questioning, "What's going on with Reese's hair?...more

Michelle Obamas H+M Dress on the Today Show Gets My Vote

Fans of Matt Lauer and H+M? Michelle Obama and I could be besties.  ...more

How Sweet It Is, Valentines Gifts With Meaning

Happy Hump Day Mamas! Kimberly is on her way to Boston to meet with the always amazing leaders at Room to Grow who make everyday a sweet one for some very special moms and expecting moms in Boston.  I am at home giving Kimberly a hand with a project on one of her other jobs, like children, she can't just have one.  Or three.  Or four;) We should all be blessed with that much energy!!!! How do you do it all Kim??...more

How Weight Loss Strengthened This Mama From the Inside Out

"When I was running, my kids couldn't see me getting out my aggression"...more

The Mavi-leous designs of M.Mavi Jewelry

There was a time when I'd lounge footloose and fancy free with a stack of fashion mags, and pour through them, studying every detail like a forensic scientist. These days, it's three months of back issues and 4.5 minutes, and if something catches my eye, it's like hitting the jackpot.  Sure enough, while perusing last month's People Style Watch, I hit gold. ...more

A good Umbrella (ella..ella..) will have you Singing in the Rain.....

Who saw Glee last night? Not only am I a Gleek, but after seeing Gwyneth, I am a Gweek after her stand-out Singing in the Rain/Umbrella performance.  Although if the girl doesn't start showing slight signs of imperfections, I may have to move on....more

Rachael R. Lorenz

She Should have It

When I ...more

Movie critics panned it, this mama LOVED the life lessons in Megamind

 Hello Mamas,This past veteran's day I took my brood to see the movie Megamind.  As we settled into the movie I heard Megamind say the following quote... I stumbled for my phone to record it...               "Destiny is not the path given to us, it's the path we make for ourselves!"...more

Kiss the Cook-A Costello family cookbook

It's November, and you know what that means..Thanksgiving will be here before you know it.  To us that means family and friends gathering for food, fun and football! Our recipes this month will focus on that, and should you have any to all means, it's not a party until everyone get's here!  Shoot us an email and maybe we'll feature your family favorite!...more