On Second Thought

WARNING: This post was written under the influence of pregnancy hormones. Therefore it may not seem sensible. Pregnant women are not always sensible. ...more

BlogHer Food and Too Much Fun!

I had the best time at BlogHer Food this past weekend! With 3 days of meeting new people, making new friends, and eating delicious food, it was an absolute whirlwind trip to BlogHer Food 2012 in Seattle, Washington....more

What Are the Most Contentious Issues in the Mom Blogosphere?

BlogHer.com has blogs for every content category -- including Food, Entertainment, and News & Politics. But few of them ever seem to generate more comments than the Family topics, both in terms of volume and passion. Mom bloggers are perhaps the most opinionated folks online, and they are not at all shy about letting others know how they feel about the most important job in the world -- motherhood....more
@_workingmother_ Competition. Lack of Time. Lack of originality = Redundant posts.more

A "Meeting in the Ladies Room" I Will Never Forget

Well, I survived the last couple of weeks with my 2 daughter's surgeries and my son's high school graduation.  Piece of cake.  Well, actually I think it's like child birth, there is some magic chemical in our bodies that makes us forget what hell we went through.  On to the next event!...more
 @cdrdash Ah, thank you for reading, though!more

5 Reasons Moms Need To Be On Twitter

If you are one of those moms who avoids computers, the time has come to change your ways.It’s time to embrace technology and all it has to offer. If you are unsure how to navigate the world of Twitter, visit Youtube and search “Twitter Tutorial”. You will be tweeting like a pro in no time and here are five reason you should:...more

I'm Not Ready for My Close Up, Mr. DeMille

When I was younger I was quite photogenic. Of course, at the time I didn't appreciate it. Over the years I've become more and more afraid to have my picture taken. Namely because I avoid mirrors, and reflective surfaces in general, at all costs. Having kids has a way of putting your focus outward onto others. When you are young and/or childless you have all the time in the world to try new beauty products, follow fashion trends, and  do your best to mimic beautiful celebrities. The beautiful celebrities I mimic these days? How about "Alice" from "The Brady Bunch" or "Mrs....more

Sit Stare Wait Eat

I have a love/hate relationship with the computer. Facebook in particular. I know many people recognize that it is not the real world, but when you go on-line and see the many fabulous pictures of laughing, care free friends with martinis in hand while swimming in exotic locales, it's hard to not feel left out....more

If He Doesn't Build It, Maybe She Won't Go

Here we are, FOUR DAYS until Caitlin's wedding.  WOW!  These 8 months have flown by.  Robby has officially admitted to "surrendering" to whatever we want or need to finish this event up.  I have completed all of the tasks that were set before me and I must say that, although, I am a bit weary, it feels good to have accomplished everything I was given.  Robby, however, still has not completed the few "important" tasks he was given. ...more