My Favorite Last-Minute DIY Halloween Costumes

It's Thursday, October 30th, a day before Halloween. It's crunch time.As a family, we typically don't go "all out" for this eventful day. But this year, we're invited to festivities and trick-or-treating with some other families, so I'm feeling pressure to do my part....more

Would You Like Fries With That? How to Eat While Abroad.

The meal consisted of what looked like red tofu surrounded by a red sauce, white thin noodles and herbs (or was it a vegetable?) that looked like twigs. It was piping hot, almost as hot as the air around me, and my lips immediately swelled with the heat of it.I later found out the ‘red tofu’ was actually coagulated blood….and when you bite in to it...it gushes....more

Tech-Life Balance and the Modern Mom Entrepreneur Wrap-Up

“I love you more than my iPhone.”There, I said it. And it's true too.But I may have separation-anxiety if you take my iPhone away from me. Why, you ask? It connects me to family, work, news, email, texts, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and an occasional phone call.But is that healthy or counter-productive?...more

How to Be a Great Sports Parent

I'm a firm believer that youth sports provide a platform for learning many life lessons. Sports programs, for the most part, help young minds grow, expand, and develop kids' confidence and talents. ...more
Thank you, AmyBovaird! Appreciate your thoughts. I figured if it resonated with me, then it ...more

Gluten-Free Biscuits on my Birthday

Did you miss it? It was my birthday yesterday.It kinda sucks having a birthday on a Monday...so much to do, so little time to celebrate.I did, however, get breakfast in bed yesterday morning compliments of my oldest daughter....more
Thank you, ClappingDogMedia! Hope you had a productive week! Happy Friday to you!more

Berry Good Purple Power Post Workout Protein Smoothie

I try to eat healthy everyday because sometimes it’s not easy to make the right choices.You know what I mean, right? You're busy, just like me. You need an easy #foodhack.I get it....more
This smoothie sounds great!  I love to add lots of spinach to mine!more

Email Done Right: Still the Most Effective Marketing Strategy for Small Businesses

Email marketing, when done right, is the most cost effective way to build and expand your business.Email marketing, when done wrong , is the biggest waste of time, money...and electrons....more