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Think stay at home moms have it super easy?  Think stay at home moms get to watch soaps all day?  Well, today I’m keeping it extra real and giving you the low down on the myths from being a stay at home mom. ...

When an apple is cut (or bruised), oxygen is introduced into the injured plant tissue. When oxygen is present in cells, polyphenol oxidase (PPO) enzymes in the chloroplasts rapidly oxidize phenolic compounds naturally present in the apple tissues to o-quinones, colorless precursors to brown-colored secondary products. So in mommy terms…”yuk brown apples are cooties” according to my 5 year old.  And what 5 year old wants cooties? So in order for this mama to allow my son from not eating “cooties”, I have...

Lifestyle expert and prop stylist Annette Joseph shows how to use pretty trays, jars, and baskets to transform the inside of your fridge into a beautiful and organized storage space. ...

You’ve read my post on how to be a happy mom 24-7 but living it can sometimes be hard to accomplish. Raising two boys (both under 6), in the midst of potty training and prepping for back to school can leave this mama a little stir crazy, which leads to frustration, self doubt and in extreme cases, unhappiness. However, before any signs of self doubt rears its ugly head, I quickly ask myself “why so serious!??” (yes, exactly in the Joker’s voice). So before you too experience the case of the mommy blues… ...

With Summer here and travel plans in full swing this mom must be well prepared at all times, hey you just never know when an unexpected pool party or a visit to the park might pop up. Which means that my “mom bag” must be fully stocked with the basic essentials. So, today I wanted to share with you my Summer must-haves – for the entire family. ...

With the school year coming to a close for summer break, routines and structures will soon be coming to a close and its indeed oh so bittersweet.  Which means we are now ready for some freedom..freedom to party with friends at BBQS, visiting local carnivals, exploring beaches and playing in the park, way beyond bedtime. One of our best summer experiences to date, is when we visited our cousins in Florida. The kids (and even I) had experienced a few firsts when we had visited, which made it that much more memorable. While the boys were...

A-list mom and fashionista, JLo is giving us the tools needed to being “the girl of your own dreams.”  While we are faced with hectic schedules, from kids to work and just being able to juggling it all can leave us feeling stressed and unmotivated to workout or eating healthy but, at the end of the day you can’t be a better MOM if your body and mind aren’t being nourished. Related Post: How To Be A Happy Mom 24-7 ...

This post come to you after a week of stress eating…come on, please tell me that I’m not the only foodie here. Emotional eating usually catches up to me when I am dealing with a little bit of stress and because of that it has derailed my diet for the past week. Well with a new week here, I thought I’ll share with you an awesome new product that is designed to curb overeating and teach portion control. Since it worked for me, I just had to share a giveaway on this awesome product. So read on! Introducing MealEnders Signaling...

Today, my friend Jennifer will explore how to build your resume if you are looking to go back to the work force after a gap of being a SAHM. Here’s a Q&A on some guidance around how to make your resume and cover letter stand out, including a list of things to avoid, too. ...

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