My Thoughts on Parenting · Published Content · The Inner Workings of My Mind

Teaching My Daughters What A Pen Pal Is In The Age Of Social Media

I’ve been published on The Mid (aka Scary Mommy)!  Check out my blog on Pen Pals here: https://www.scarymommy.com/the-lost-art-of-writing-letters/ Previously published on Scary Mommy August 25, 2015 Last week, I introduced my daughters to the old-school concept of pen pals. In an enthusiastic mommy voice, my explanation went something like this: “When I was your age,… Continue reading Teaching My Daughters What A Pen Pal Is In The Age Of Social Media

My Thoughts on Fitness · Published Content

Choosing Your Fitness Team

  I graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in Nutrition, but it only took six short months after being on the job to abandon that degree. Though the field wasn’t for me, I learned a lot and can happily apply that knowledge to my own life. So, it wasn’t a total loss. Recently, a… Continue reading Choosing Your Fitness Team

Household Products · My Reviews

Downy Wrinkle Releaser Review

  Did you ever have such a lazy day that you exited your house in a shirt that was so badly wrinkled that it looked like it had been chewed up and spit out by a hippo?  No?  Lucky you, then.    There aren’t too many things in life that I cannot stand to do,… Continue reading Downy Wrinkle Releaser Review

The Inner Workings of My Mind

City Girl Gone Country

  Prior to my recent purchase of chickens, my sweet mother-in-law asked me if I was interested in biddies.  I had no idea what that was, which made her giggle.  She then explained that biddies were baby chicks.  It was in that moment that it hit me-is this city girl gone country thing really going… Continue reading City Girl Gone Country

Florida

Crystal River, FL

  Last week, we embarked on our second mini-vacation of the year.  Because we are staying local this year, I chose a spot that would get the most “oohs and aahs” from my little girls.  I figured a place that allows swimming with manatees would be perfect.  For all of the non-locals, swimming with or… Continue reading Crystal River, FL