Is it really the most wonderful time of year?
Despite it being my absolute favorite time of year, the holidays have always been a really tough time for me.
Can you give Mommy a minute?
Girl’s night out? ABSOLUTELY! First, I need to arrange the babysitter, bathe the baby, get the kids fed, find something to wear, do my hair and make up, and get out the door before the baby screams for me. Sound about right? Why does it feel like planning time for yourself is as time consuming…
The Travel Bug
Where is this life taking you? Not just metaphorically, but literally.
A Good Dose of Vitamin Sea
After weeks and weeks of planning, the time was finally here for our family vacation. This year, I decided to take my four younger kids to the US Virgin Islands. None of them had ever been on a plane before, much less out of the States, so this was big for them…and for me. Last…
The Island of Sin and Scars
I have never been one to go sit in a restaurant and eat by myself, or go to a bar alone to meet people. Unless I’ve had a couple glasses of wine or a stiff drink, chances of getting me to open up and be a Chatty Cathy are quite slim. But I want to…