Tea Collection’s Summer Sale

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I’ve been a Tea Collection for the last several years for a couple of reasons. Their clothes are high quality and wash up well and last and also because they aren’t the same old, same old that I often see in stores. Their patterns are always diverse and vibrant and they are a brand that […]

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It’s Time for Your #AmericanSelfie

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We all love a good selfie, don’t we? Think you can manage an #AmericanSelfie? This 4th of July Macy’s is asking us all to take a selfie, an #AmericanSelfie, to honor our military veterans. Here’s the lowdown: What’s #AmericanSelfie? In support of America’s military veterans, Macy’s is inviting customers to use #AmericanSelfie to share their favorite “selfie” photos. […]

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EPantry- A Convenient Solution for Household Shopping


I recently, after the prompting of my friend Anna, joined ePantry. It was super slick to sign up, choose the items I’d normally buy elsewhere and order them to be shipped to me. I decided I had nothing to lose by trying it and placed an order for several Mrs. Meyers products I’d normally purchase […]

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My 6th Stitch Fix


My 6th Stitch Fix came this past week. I’ve been trying to schedule one every two-three months because they are typically a little bit more than I would usually spend on clothes but it’s been really fun to see what comes each time and I also know that many of the items I’ve received are […]

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And just like that our youngest, our last, our little Frannie. She’s two. Two years have never gone so fast, yet, it’s as though she’s still our babe that we’re carting here and there and everywhere. I am loving this age and stage with Frannie. She is busy and funny and so, so smiley. She […]

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On The Best Yes I Can Give Myself.


Last week, because of life’s commitments, my inability to say no and everything landing on the same week I found myself out four nights out of five. Three of those nights were “work” related and these evenings were in addition to going downtown a couple days, doing some media work within my community and trying […]

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Farm Babies at the Minnesota Zoo {Giveaway!}


The farm babies are back at the Minnesota Zoo for the month of April and my littles and I paid them a visit over spring break. We loved it, I knew Miss F would especially love the baby animals and hands down her favorite were the baby goats who loved nibbling right out of her […]

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Moms Rock! Expo Coming to Minneapolis


Moms Rock! Expo is coming to Minneapolis this spring so mark your calendars, grab your girlfriends and make a weekend of it because the Minneapolis Convention Center will soon by crawling with MOMS! Moms Rock! Expo (May 2-3, 2015) is two amazing days, just for moms, filled with inspiring and informative Keynote Speakers, Real Talk […]

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My Fifth Stitch Fix


My 5th Stitch Fix came today and I’ve been awaiting this one. With early spring like weather in Minnesota and my birthday approaching I knew that I wanted to update my spring wardrobe FAST. It was scheduled to arrive March 20 but when it hadn’t shipped by Thursday, March 19 I was a little nervous. […]

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But I’m Not a Wicked Stepmother! Review


I gave up on most blended family and stepmom books years and years ago. I found most unrelatable or unrealistic and the worst culprits- the “faith” based ones that told me that prayer would make everything work out just fine. {Yes, I’m a believer in prayer but I’m also a believer in good, ol’ fashioned […]

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