Seven Healthy Life Hacks for Moms

Raise your hand if being a mom keeps you busy morning, noon and night! Now, raise your hand if you have found your well-though-out plans for healthy living fall by the wayside as you desperately run from one practice/class/errand to the next. That happens to me more often than I like to admit. Things will be going well for a while, but then life speeds up and we find ourselves falling into the Continue Reading

Cinnamon Swirl Rice Cooker Pancake / Coffee Cake

Pancakes are a special treat around our house. Usually reserved for special occasions, or the occasional weekend treat. The main reason I don't cook them more often is because I don't like hovering over the stove cooking batch after batch... often while everyone else eats because, as anyone knows, pancakes are best when they are fresh. I found the answer to this problem in rice cooker Continue Reading

Getting our Garden Growing {Again} with Miracle-Gro Organic Choice

This post brought to you by Organic Choice. All opinions are 100% mine. Spring Garden with Miracle-Gro Organic Choice - Take One We love the benefits of a backyard garden. Not only do we get great food for our table, we also help the environment and teach our kids about responsibility and earth-friendly practices. After the harsh winter this year, we were excited to start planting our garden. Continue Reading

Motherhood with Multiple Sclerosis– A Question & Answer Session

In this guest post, Katie Kulinski shares an interview she did with her sister-in-law Caroline Kulinski, who lives and parents with multiple sclerosis (MS). Both Katie and Caroline are mothers of daughters under 2. Each year, they participate in the Atlanta MS Walk to help raise money for the National MS Society Georgia Chapter. For information on how to support their team, see the end of the Continue Reading

We Are Getting Our Garden Growing with Miracle-Gro Organic Choice

This post brought to you by Organic Choice. All opinions are 100% mine. Getting the Garden Ready The promise of Spring is finally in the air – at least it is here in Georgia. After our coldest March on record, temperatures appear to be inching upwards. Last night, I hope, was our final freeze for the season. Around our house, warmer temps not only mean packing up the winter clothes, they also Continue Reading

Catch It All With Help from Best Buy

Catch it All Now at Best Buy

How I Catch It All It may be hard to believe, but two years ago, all I owned was a “dumb” phone. One that I used only a few times a week, and only for voice calls. Technically, I think it was possible to send a text on the phone, but I didn’t really know how. Today, I cannot imagine life without my smartphone. It is so much more than just a communication device. I use it to stay organized, Continue Reading

Save or Splurge: Are These 5 Things Worth their Price?

I have never been the type of woman to spend an entire paycheck on makeup, shoes or clothes – but that doesn't mean that I don’t like nice things. The best way to get the nice things you want without busting the budget is by knowing where you can save and where you should splurge. Clutch: Save A great evening clutch can perfect your evening look. Although it may seem tempting to buy a YSL Continue Reading