Category Archives: Raising children

Another Hairbrained Idea

With warm weather and swimsuit season just around the corner, I have been a little bit more motivated than usual to get myself into a workout routine. Actually, getting into a routine is not my problem.  Staying in the routine … Continue reading

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Biz e-Friday Countdown 3.25.11

The Biz e-Friday Countdown recaps the highlights of the week in the parenting blogosphere. If you didn’t have time to read them all yourself, you’ve come to the right place! 5. Mint (by Stephanie Taylor Christensen) One mother, blogger and … Continue reading

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I Can’t Remember the Last Time I Wasn’t at Least Kind of Tired

Remember the days before you had kids?  You would come home from work, change clothes and hit the gym. Or, maybe you got a run in earlier that morning, so you indulged in a little happy hour after work with … Continue reading

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10 Ways Social Media Has Changed Parenting

For better or worse, social media has changed the way we parent. You may not have been able to get a conversation out of your teenager at dinner, but if you check their Facebook page, you can find out if … Continue reading

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Biz e-Friday Countdown 3.18.11

Now that all the green beer is gone and I go back to life as a boring, multi-culturally (perhaps Irish mix) American, the mom blog world as we know it goes on.  In the event your St. Patty’s Day parties took precedent over … Continue reading

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How Do You Do It All?

I’ve had several people over the last couple of months comment on my blog, on Facebook or in person, “I don’t see how you have time to do it all.” It’s no secret – I am busy.  But, who isn’t?  … Continue reading

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Biz e-Friday Countdown 3.11.11

Welcome to the Biz e-Friday Countdown, the week’s highlights of the mom blogosphere. If you were too busy to read them all yourself — good news — we did it for you.  Here are some of the notable posts this … Continue reading

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I’ve Got Style, Yes I Do! I’ve Got Style, How About You?

Wow… I have never had to give an acceptance speech before. For what, you may ask? I have been awarded the Stylish Blogger Award!  Thank you first and foremost to the person who nominated me – fellow mom blogger and funny … Continue reading

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Biz e-Friday Countdown 2.25.11

The Biz e-Friday Countdown highlights some of the week’s best mommy blogs.  This week, there were a few bloggers celebrating anniversaries.  Here’s the recap: 5. Sweet Peas & Stilettos Spring is a great time to buy yourself a new bag and … Continue reading

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Is That a Hanger on Your Back or Are You Just Happy to See Me?

A mom with two kids walks into school. Mom smiles at the school director and says “ Good morning.” School Director comes closer and then smiles at the mom, and then reaches out for mom’s back. Puzzled mom turns around … Continue reading

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