Parenting

  • The New and Improved Calm and Restful Bedtime

    This is a sponsored post.  All opinions are my own. The past few weeks bedtime has been completely chaotic in our house.  We usually try to get the girls to start winding down around 8 pm and hopefully soundly sleeping by 8:30 pm.  Wishful thinking, right?  Lately, when it’s time to get ready for bed, […] Read more…

  • When Your Oldest Child Feels Left Out

    The other day I overheard Olivia telling her father that she feels like I pay more attention to her younger sisters, Julia and Lucia. I acted like I didn’t hear but I did and said to myself, That is not true!  I made a mental note to acknowledge how she was feeling and to have some […] Read more…

Career

  • Ask For More With Fundera

    October is Women’s Small Business Month and I’ve partnered up with Fundera to share some research on women business owners.  Fundera helps small businesses get the loans they need.  Today, 29% of America’s business owners are women. To celebrate women-owned businesses,  Fundera created a graphic that highlights the gender equality movement in the business world. […] Read more…

  • How To Work A Networking Event

    This post was originally featured on The Wonder Forest So you’ve finally decided to attend a networking event.  Your business cards are ready and you’ve practiced your elevator pitch but have you thought about how you’ll actually work the event? Here are some tips on how to make a networking event work for you: Dress […] Read more…

Lifestyle

  • 5 Power Breakfasts To Fuel Your Day

    I’ve started getting serious about upgrading my morning routine and a huge part of that is how I fuel myself for the day with a power breakfast.  If my waistline wouldn’t be affected by it, I would probably eat a stack of pancakes everyday.  Unfortunately, not only does a pancake diet add pounds but it […] Read more…

  • How To Gain Momentum

    I’m excited to say that I feel like I’ve started the year off with a bang.  I spent some quality time with my oldest daughter before she headed back to school from break, tied up some loose ends around the house and saw some projects that I was working on come into fruition.  Like most […] Read more…