Meal plan for August 31st – September 6th

Ever have one of those days where you’re so beat, that you declare “movie night 2.0″, make nachos, and lay on the couch while your kid watches The Empire Strikes Back (for the first time ever)? No? Yeah, me either… I just spent 20 minutes of writing this post trying to figure out how I accidentally zoomed in to epic glaucoma proportions on my browser....more

5 Tips on Interviewing the Job

Oftentimes, we get so focused on getting the job, we forget to figure out whether we really want the job. Sure, our financial situations and/or egos may push us to want a job, but is the one you’re interviewing for really the job?...more

praying for the children that have no beds tonight

We have a lot of stuff. I know this. It's a function of being a modern, well-to-do family living in North America ....more

The Thrift Store: Books for My Three Year Old

My oldest son loves to read. I packed a book in my hospital bag and began reading to him on the very day he was born. Every day, even when he was quite small, we read together ....more

$10 Off $30 at Carters & OshKosh [Includes Clearance and Doorbusters]

Take $10 off every $30 you spend at Carters and/or OshKosh B’Gosh with coupon code GOLDEN. And the code INCLUDES clearance and doorbusters! All PJs are 50% off at Carters! ...more

Extra 25% Off Sale Prices at Crocs [Up to 60% Off]

Tale an extra 25% off sale prices at Crocs with coupon code...more

Free Photo Magnet, Address Labels, Calendar or Shopping Bag from Shutterfly

Gotta love these Shutterfly weekend freebies! Get a...more

How Taking a Summer Break from my Business Helped Me Grow More than Ever

Oh baby, baby…It feels so good to be back!I thought my last true summer break was the year that I worked at the American Girl Store (I think I’m STILL finding glitter on my body from that summer…) But this summer, I was in for a big surprise.On May 19th, my boyfriend called me and told me the words that I had been waiting so long to hear; he just received a job offer in Los Angeles....more

In the world of Save. Spend. Splurge.

I’m a Contrarian (which sounds about right). What are you? (Thanks to iou) Inspired by traveling? ...more

baby no longer - saying hello to the next year

My baby is about to turn one. One. ...more