3 Laundry Tips for the Sports Parent

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, all Radiant laundry detergent. All opinions (and dirty laundry) are mine alone ....more

Things They Can’t Say: Round-up Edition

I’ll admit to being one of the crazies who was lined up outside of Target before 8am this past Sunday, trying to score some Lilly Pulitzer- the prints are so perfect for summer and for living so close to the beach. And while I ranted about the people who grabbed as much as they could regardless of size and got a little bit of Target-rage overhearing them say that they’d just sell whatever didn’t fit on eBay, I know there were people rolling their eyes at anyone fussing over the collection. But, Deborah had a totally different take on it with How Ordering Lilly Pulitzer Changed My Life ....more

Share A Haircut to Help Victims of Domestic Violence

This is a sponsored post with Hair Cuttery. It was one of those conversations that sticks with you. Back in college, a friend and I were gossiping talking about a mutual friend’s relationship disaster ....more

It’s Not a Judgment on Your Parenting

When I take a strong stance on something I believe is right for my kids, I’m not making the statement that it’s what’s right for all kids. I’ve lost track of the number of times that what one of my kids needs is the exact opposite of what another of them needs. And that’s with three kids, with the same parents, in the same house, who often get mistaken for each other or as twins because they so closely resemble each other ....more

Old School Blogging: 12 Questions

Are you young at heart or an old soul? When I was younger, even as a kid, I felt like an old soul. Now, there are times I find it hard to believe I’m already the age I am ....more

Trust Me, I Know: Things They Can’t Say

Coreen is a firefighter’s wife, mom of two kids currently in two sports each, corporate career gal, LA Kings fan, red wine drinker and the queen of complicating her life; thus the crazy notion she has the wherewithal to coach her 4 year old daughter’s soccer team. Find her at...more

Listen to the Why: Pour Your Heart Out

Isn’t it weird, the things you remember? Maybe I remember this because I really hated being wrong. Way back when I was in second grade, sometimes the way my mind worked would cause me to get things WRONG according to my teacher ....more

When I’m Hungry…

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone ....more

Pittsburgh Pirates Opening Day Style with Fanatics

When you are born in Pittsburgh, I’m pretty sure your parents sign a contract (possibly in blood) that you will forever bleed black and gold, even if you happen to move away. You have to cheer for the Steelers, Penguins, and of course, the Pirates. See how young we start our fans? ...more

“Just” One: Things They Can’t Say

Mo is a middle-aged, self-deprecating wife and the mother of one teenage girl child who has mastered the art of PMS. In her spare time she likes to read, write and dream of one day having a housecleaner. She loves wine and hates manual labor but has discovered that mixing the two works out pretty nicely ....more