Day #1 of #365ofmomswinning

  Hey Moms, I have some exciting news! I’ve made a huge commitment.  For the next year…365 days…I will post about my daily wins in motherhood.  But it’s not just about me, it’s about US.  You’re in on this too. It’s called the #365daysofmomswinning. It’s a new campaign to celebrate our wins, big or small.… Read More »

How to Talk to Your Kids About Money in 3 Simple Ways

Hey Moms, We all heard the saying, “money makes the world go ’round” right?  Though, it’s an arguable statement, money does have a lot to do with our everyday operations, certainly as a parent. Before this financial literacy month ends, let’s actually talk about finances as moms!  It’s SO important.  The ability to manage money… Read More »

The 4 Things I’m Loving Right Now…

Hey Moms, It’s S-P-R-I-N-G Moms!  What does that mean for us?  A couple of things: It’s time for the seasonal ‘clothes management’ switch…that’s what I call sifting through the winter and summer clothes and deciding on a good mix of clothes to keep in the kids’ drawers for this “transitional” weather. Make summer camp/travel plans….eeekk!… Read More »

This One Product is the Best Thing for My Sinuses (Giveaway!)

Hey Moms, Spring season is here!  Yay!  Maybe like me, you are coming out of a winter hibernation a bit.  It’s time to start putting together a bag full of all-things-children so you are fully prepared for the great outdoors and season of playground tours.  Remember bubbles, sidewalk chalk and a ball go a long… Read More »

Top 3 Reasons to Go to The Great Girlfriends Conference This Year

Hey Moms, Life is all about experiences.  People may not remember what you said all the time, but they certainly remember how you made them feel.  When I was living in New York City, I would take my daughters’ birthdays off from work so that we could “do” something together, and our experience would be… Read More »

3 Ways How to Show Love to Your Kids Without Sugar or Spending Money

Hey Moms, So, today is the day when much of the U S of A is “showing love” because it is Valentine’s Day.  Historically, this is a holiday that roots back to ancient Rome as a festival of Lupercalia, a fertility celebration commemorated annually on February 15. Pope Gelasius I recast this pagan festival as… Read More »

The 4 Things I’m Loving Right Now…

Hey Moms, Wow!  I’m so thankful for the shift that has happened in my life.  Some of you may know this already, but just 4 months ago, I took a HUGE leap of faith and moved back home to Chicago after living in New York City for almost 13 years.  WHAT?!  I’ll give you the… Read More »

Kids Dream Big with NEW Once Upon A Castle Exhibit 

Hey Moms, If we are being honest, the weekends aren’t always fun or the 2 days of the week we look forward to. At times, being “on” all day, for 48 hours straight, after working a full week of work, can seem like quite the task. I clearly remember my old co-workers always wishing me great… Read More »