Why My Poor Cats Deserve a Fancy Feast


There's usually a good ebb and flow in the house between our pets. For years now, we've yo-yoed back and forth between 1 to 2 cats and 1 to 2 dogs. For the most part, they've all figured out how to work and play together. But everything changed when … [Continue reading]

The 13 Things Better Than Chocolate in Hershey, PA

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Better than chocolate might be a bit of a strong opener for what I'm about to share with you. I happen to like chocolate but I don't love chocolate. It's something many people (including my husband) can't comprehend. But I do love … [Continue reading]

Stream of Consciousness Sunday: How Amusement Parks Keep You Young

When you're visiting the "Sweetest Place" for a jam-packed weekend, it's easy to get caught up in everything when you have the chance to eat chocolate at least once an hour. And while I'm taking away so much from my fantabulous weekend in Hershey, … [Continue reading]

Why Ride the Coaster When You Can Just Buy the T-Shirt?

They still sell the exact. same. t-shirt.

There are days in every family that shall live in infamy. In my own family, it always seems to the worst case of "fill-in-blank" we ever had. Like the first New Year's Eve I spent with my husband. We both were recovering from a stomach ailment but … [Continue reading]

Creative Lunching with Bentgo Boxes {Giveaway}


Spring Break has finally come to an end. Just as, it seems, Spring is actually getting started. The sun has come out. And the weather is actually warm enough to wear shorts! Well, warm enough for my son to wear shorts. I think it has to hit 85 … [Continue reading]

Stream of Consciousness Sunday: In My Easter Bonnet

SOC Sunday 2015

I don't think I'm obsessed with my childhood but I certainly write enough about it. You probably never even realized that I actually have blog categories for "Nostalgia" and "Growing Up." Oddly enough, the latter isn't about my son growing up. It's … [Continue reading]

It’s 5 o’clock somewhere which means it’s time to talk about alcohol

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I've spent the last year focusing more on alcohol than I ever have and I plan to continue the trend throughout 2015. And that's because I believe strongly in being an open and honest parent with a transparent view of life. That's part of why I got … [Continue reading]

Stand Up for Your Comedy (on Netflix)

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Do you know how I know if we're going to get along famously? It's decidedly simply by whether or not we laugh at the same things. For example, last night I was in the mood for some stand-up comedy and turned on an old Ellen DeGeneres special. I … [Continue reading]

Stream of Consciousness Sunday: The Difference A Week Makes

SOC Sunday 2015

I might have had a little too much wine last night (it was for a good cause) and eaten a little too much of those incredibly delicious sugar and cinnamon hot pretzels and birthday cake. And it might still be 28 degrees outside but today, I feel the … [Continue reading]

That Time I Stayed in a Haunted Denver Hotel

Brown Palace Denver

Business or pleasure? It's a question I've always been asked whether I was traveling to London to work with a client or headed to Orlando for the happiest place on earth. And my response is always the same. Both. If you have a chance to … [Continue reading]

Nothing Outlandish About the 2015 Mitsubishi Outlander

Mitsubishi Outlander

Picture Simon Cowell talking. It doesn't have to be him, per se, but imagine his exact accent and intonation. If I'm being honest... It's a phrase I use a lot in my every day life and if I'm being honest, I don't think about Mitsubishi very … [Continue reading]