5 Honest Teenage Life Lessons Learned from Grease

Laying on the couch with my pillow propped under my tiny head and blanket on with our little dog lying at my feet, I can still very much recall hearing, “Grease Is The Word” and the cartoon introduction for the now classic movie, Grease. I couldn’t have been more than 5 years old, but my mom was watching the movie and allowed me to stay up to see it with her in our then living room while snuggling up on the couch with her. Yup, that’s me fast asleep on the couch as a kid – a nightly ritual! ...more

15 Simple Ways to Reconnect Romantically Just in Time for Valentine’s Day

Even though it is winter and downright bone numbing chilly outside, make no mistake the days are getting longer as we are heading towards spring and there is a light at the end of the tunnel. Valentine’s Day is also in the air, as are all things romance are looming large the closer we get to it. So there is really isn’t any reason to let these freezing winter days and the daily grind get you down or allow your relationship to go through the deep freeze ....more

Simple Cheesy Garlic Knots For The Big Game For #TeamPizza

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Ultimate Valentine’s Day Round-Up

Love is in the air! Valentine’s Day is around the corner and the Social Fabric Community has put together the Ultimate Valentine’s Day Round-Up to help you prepare for the season of love. From tutorials to crafts to delicious recipes, we have something for everyone ....more

Crayons and The Pink Girl Lives On

If I were a crayon… I would have to be a...more

The Day The Doll Carriage Died…

“Can you please write a note to my teacher, so that I am not having to go outside and freeze today like yesterday?” In that moment, I would have walked through the freezing tundra or the burning 7th layer of hell to make sure my girl was ok. Because that is what a mother simply does. Just hearing the anguish in my daughter’s voice and her pleas was enough to make me take action ....more

How to Make Perfect #MakeItAMovieNight Mummy Cookies

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Learning Still Never Say Never

“You won’t understand until you have kids.” I lost count how many times I heard that statement before I became a mother. And yet I foolishly thought that being a mother would be an easy peasy straight forward job with not much learning to incur. I was wrong about many things in my life, but never was I more wrong about something as I was about this ....more

Murphy’s Law to End 2015 But Joy for 2016

Murphy’s Law states, “If anything can go wrong, it will.” See as much as I can have a the best laid plans in place, something always ends up diverting these plans with Murphy’s Law at play. So Murphy’s Law seems to dominate quite often especially here. Take for instance, all week leading up to...more

Confessions Top 5 of 2015

Here we are at the end of another year. I can honestly say that 2015...more