Has your child ever uttered the words, ‘Mama, will you make me a unicorn costume for Halloween?’ Say what? That cute face looking innocently at me wants me to make her a costume. My mind goes completely blank. There...
In the age of #bosslady and #mompreneur mantras, ladies are a force in the career game. In whatever work we’re driven to do, we are smart, ambitious and all around ready to roll up our sleeves to get the thing...
I don’t “tribe” well. Gasp! There, I said it. Really though, I don’t. In the last couple of years I have started to realized this about myself. Only recently have I decided it’s OK.  Let me preface with this: I...
"Back to school" are words that most parents are super excited to hear.  These words mean that kids will be back in school, and the long days of summer and endless snack-making are over for while.  This year is my...
When I think summer, the first thing that comes to mind is being at the beach. I love the simplicity of laying by the ocean and soaking in the sun with nothing more than my favorite hat and a...
This is the true story of seven creatures, including two parents, two dogs, and three boys, living together under one roof. Find out what happens when one mom stops being polite, and starts getting real. “How do you do...
If there's one thing I know for certain, it's that everyone's got opinions about kids and their screens.  As the mom of a tween, this is especially in my face right now, and it's a workout trying to figure out...
Grief is weird.  It is overwhelming and shows up at both the most unexpected and expected times.  I recently lost my Grandma.  It's been a lot harder than I ever imagined it would be.  I know, for me, I thought-...
Your little one needs a tonsillectomy, now what? How do you prepare for this? One of my daughters needed a tonsillectomy in March due to asthma and allergy-related symptoms, and I’ve created a list of tips and tricks to help...
  After going on your Mom's Weekend Away, you'll come home to your people. They will be so excited to see you, but if you're anything like me, you'll be so tired that you may need to fake your excitement...
Have you ever noticed a trait in yourself, and then suddenly catch yourself doing that behavior all the time? I’ve only recently started to catch habits of my own perfectionist tendencies, which I’m starting to realize I’ve been cultivating for...
For me, the struggle to find affordable, high quality childcare is personal. When I became a mom in 2016, I had no idea that I should have had my daughter on a waiting list while she was still in...
Yesterday a young man lost his life. Many more were injured. Another school shooting. Another day of fear, pain, and loss. Another day for parents all over the Denver Metro area to hold their collective breath. By now you might...
Moms' weekends away are so impossible, you say? I'm here to tell you that not only are they possible, they are vital to your mental, social and emotional health. As I prepare for my yearly mom's weekend away, I think...

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Still finding it hard to believe that “buy cloth face masks” is on your to-do list these days? Yeah, me too. But here we...