Cougar Memorial Hockey Tournament

When my nephew began playing hockey several years back, I thought it was the cutest thing ever.  Then my sister-in-law became a hard core hockey mom and I thought it was hilarious. 

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You Are Enough . . .You Are More Than Enough . . .

The feelings of inadequacy can be crippling.  Each time you’re told you’re not enough, is like a physical blow.  It dents the ego until it’s nonexistent.  It shatters your spirit until you’re convinced you’re worthless.  It breaks your heart and decimates your very soul.  It creates a stress like no other.  One that has you […]

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Calling All Creatives

You’ve had this idea floating around in your mind for quite some time.  Maybe it’s a business venture you’ve been dreaming of, but have no idea where to start.  Maybe you’re looking to boost your website, but don’t have the money in the budget for a professional graphic designer.  Maybe you’ve been trying to record […]

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Fashion Favs: Baby Power!

Am I the only one that is in for a lot of baby showers this Spring/Summer??  Every week I feel as though someone else is announcing their precious little bundle’s pending arrival.  It’s so exciting, and there’s no better excuse for a get together, than to celebrate a new baby.  The Mom-to-be is positively glowing, […]

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The Baby Battle Continues

I have SO much sympathy for those who are actively battling infertility and even more who have been battling for years. You guys are truly amazing. I haven’t really discussed fertility that much with doctors, but it has recently come up with my new endocrinologist.  She discovered a note on my file made by my […]

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The Reality of Direct Sales

We know them; we are a part of them. Direct selling companies have grown exponentially over the years and now cover most items we use.  Not only does this give the consumer options, but it sucks us into selling the products we fall in love with. We have heard the spiels about ‘Be your own […]

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Motherhood

Motherhood: a struggle at every stage. For several years I was asked when I was going to have children.  The assumption slowly turned to never.  For me, it was a personal decision I wasn’t prepared to make, nor did I think I should have to.  At 20; 25; 28; 30 even.  Children are a lifelong […]

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Fashionista Friday

So it’s quickly becoming a thing here on the blog – Fashion Fridays – and I love it! Last week was a post on my fabulous Spring finds at one of my favorite stores.  Who am I kidding, it isn’t one of my favorite stores – it is thee favorite.  Today’s ‘Fashion Friday’ isn’t one […]

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Cabin Fever

You guyssss! We have been held up in the apartment since Monday afternoon and I’m about to pull my hair out!  I’m not saying I was bored so much as feeling the cabin fever set in – like big time. In the last 48 hours we were under a blizzard warning.  It was a nasty […]

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Calling All List Lovers!

I love lists. I believe they keep me organized and on track, both on a daily basis, and for my long term goals.  If I were to be honest, they more often than not, save my sanity. So it was a no-brainer that when I began a new venture, the lists multiplied.  A lot.  For […]

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