For the first time in a while I sat down and read a book. As a full-time working mom of two with a big commute, this was an accomplishment. The book was called “Future Marketing.” As you can probably guess it wasn’t fiction but rather a futuristic look at how marketing is evolving. While my … Continue reading Marketing in the age of the Prosumer
When I was a new mom I read many articles, baby books and people had lots of advice. But in reflecting back on the experience I realized that there were many things I wish someone had shared with me before the baby arrived. So in this post I’ll discuss five things to consider before your first baby arrives. Motherhood, pregnancy, tips, what to expect, mom blog.
My children have always loved getting in the bath. So that has never been a problem for me. One thing that can be a challenge is that they do like to bring new toys into the bath whenever they get a chance. This sometimes includes my kitchen Tupperware. It’s understandable. I wouldn’t want to play with the same toys in the bath over and over and over again. Parenting, kid activity, mom time
Family dinner time is important in our house. It's a goal of mine to make a home cooked meal at least three to four times a week. Now to some that may sound like no big deal. Three to four times might even be a under achievement. But to myself and others, home cooked meals … Continue reading How to cook a killer meal in 20 minutes
Trust me when I say that a little hard work upfront in brand development makes all the difference in the world. It’s a big process soup-to-nuts but with just a little organization you can be off to a quick start.
What is art? As my mother once told me, "Art is a matter of interpretation." Art can be expressed as music, photography, painting, sculpting, and so much more. As we build our home and craft it into what we want it to be, I wanted to give us the gift of a fine art piece. But … Continue reading Fine Art: An Investment Parents Should Make
Whew! Well now that Christmas is over, it still seems like there is so much to do. For me it's time to cleanse the mind, body, soul, and let's not forget the home. We all know that it can be hard to not get caught up in the commercialism that can surround Christmas. So this … Continue reading That’s a wrap. It’s time to cleanse.
Part of our immediate family tradition on Christmas morning is to be slow and leisurely before the hustle and bustle of everyone coming over for the big meal and part.Here are some great recipe ideas that I found.
My hope is that a new mom or any mom struggling with the juggling act of life can find some comfort in hearing these stories and points of view. Mom life, adult friendships, tips, life stories, motherhood.
Oh how I remember Sunday Funday. It was a fabulous day of relaxation, libations and musical vibrations before going back to work on Monday. Urban Dictionary defines Sunday Funday as: a celebration extending the weekend festivities just a little longer before hanging up your party pants. Fast forward to the mom version of Sunday Funday … Continue reading The Anti-Sunday Funday