I never thought I would say this, because I’m not 80…but I LOVE Bingo! The classic game is having a moment here in Madison. And I’ve been partaking in those moments on a regular basis. There are several places to play Bingo in the area. Along with many different ways to play. And prizes to […]
Unfortunately, my child has already been exposed to death several times in his young life. I have no idea how to talk to a child about death. But that hasn’t stopped me from trying. Read more about my experience with this heavy topic in my monthly post for Madison Moms Blog.
As someone who loves a good deal and is not partial to any one grocery store, I gave Aldi a try a few years ago, per my husband’s suggestion. To say I was underwhelmed would be an understatement. I just didn’t get it. In addition to there being zero aesthetic appeal, I also didn’t understand the […]
Check out my latest contribution to Madison Moms Blog on Tidying Up with the KonMari Method!
I don’t really remember when I first started drinking coffee. But I do know it was a long time ago. For the past 12+ years, I’ve been relying on it daily. To help give me the get up and go I need to get started and through my day. I started like most coffee newbies. […]
You have probably seen people posting on social media about essential oils a lot these days, because it seems like a hot new trend. It’s not a trend, however. Essential oils have actually been around for a very long time. When I was trying to conceive, I started to evaluate the products I was using […]
I have mild anxiety. I am pretty sure I’ve had it my whole life. And it has reared its ugly head many many times throughout the past several years. Especially while trying to conceive, throughout my entire pregnancy, and since becoming a Mom. Since this is something I’ve always struggled with, I’ve become much better […]
Three days after my 39th birthday, I set a goal to lose 40 pounds by my 40th birthday. Then I announced it publicly. On Facebook. I thought by doing so, I would have some accountability to follow through on that goal. Because if I didn’t, my 987 friends would think I’m a failure. Thing is, I set […]
Having a kid has in some ways made me feel like a kid again myself. It has given new life and meaning to holidays and traditions that brought me a lot of joy as a child. For example, I have never really been a big fan of Halloween. I kind of don’t get it. Why […]
After losing 20 pounds over the last year, I realized that my bras no longer fit the way they should. As a large busted woman, I can’t simply go to Kohl’s or Target to pick out a new one. Bra shopping for me requires going to a specialty store where they carry cup sizes up […]