The Secret to Keeping Romance Alive After Kids

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We all know it - once the kids come, everything changes. There are so many things about having children that seem to sabotage a romantic relationship. Starting with pregnancy that brings changes in your body and unpredictable mood swings. . . then through the experience of childbirth and the dawning of intense, overwhelming, and wonderful responsibilities and emotions . . . then sleepless nights and brain-fog days which after a year or two blur into toddler tantrums and potty-training woes . . . … [Continue]

Healthy (and Easy) Halloween Treats

Halloween snack

It’s that spooky time of year again, and the Moody Mamas among us are busy with costumes, shopping and parties. Of course Halloween parties means it’s time for creative Halloween treats! If you browse Pintrest or food blogs, ideas for intricate and amazing Halloween treats abound . . . but who has that much time to spend in the kitchen right now? Personally, I’m all for easy. Like, grab-some-cookies-at-the-bakery-easy. So if I’m going to make it myself, it has to be simple and fast! The … [Continue]

5 Survival Tips for Busy Moms

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The toddler is screaming, the dog peed on the kitchen floor, you brought work home to meet an important deadline tomorrow, and there are piles of dishes in the sink. There are dark … [Continue]

The Best Brownie Recipe Ever!


(Plus add-ins to make any brownie recipe special!)  It has taken me years to find the perfect brownie recipe. I have been baking brownies since my early teens, sometimes from a … [Continue]

Babywearing with the Ergobaby Carrier


Moms should really have at least three arms. One for the baby, one for the diaper bag and grocery sacks, and one for the car keys. Or an extra arm to hold the baby while you're … [Continue]

Go Pink for Breast Cancer!

Breast Cancer awareness month

October is breast cancer awareness month. It is estimated that 1 in 8 women will contract breast cancer in their lifetime. With statistics like that, most of us have a loved one, a … [Continue]

Must watch series list for those sleepless nights!

Orange is the new black

Maternity leave is a beautiful time to bond with your newborn baby. I get that but all those sleepless nights…I could live without! If you have to be up or just can’t sleep, check … [Continue]

New Disney movie coming out!

Disney Alexander

Disney’s “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” follows the exploits of 11-year-old Alexander (Ed Oxenbould) as he experiences the most terrible and horrible … [Continue]

Purina ONE 28 Day CAT Challenge

sb_c_urinarytracthealth_220x300 Proven Nutrition for Your Cat Making the advanced nutrition of Purina ONE dry foods part of your feeding routine can impact your cat’s … [Continue]

Win VIP tickets to Disney Hollywood premiere!

Big Hero 6

Want to feel like a celebrity for a day and walk the red carpet at a Hollywood premiere?  Get those video cameras ready and read below!  Good luck! LOS ANGELES (September 17, … [Continue]