Mom Musings

It was January of 2014 when I decided I would jump into this blogging world with both feet. There was no plan of action, pre-written posts, or even much computer knowledge. I didn't feel qualified to blog but I did it anyway. I knew if I waited for the perfect time, it would never happen. Blogging seemed like a [...]

I had precisely two minutes to finish cleaning before heading out to pick my daughter up from school when there was the dreaded knock on the door. I have read you should never avoid that knock in case it's a thief just checking to see if you're home. You know the drill, they knock on [...]

Who’s with me? You have mom guilt because your teenage daughter has been sitting on the couch with her iPad for the last four hours and your son’s wrist hurts so bad from gaming that he needs an ice pack. Mom Guilt! This calls for action! I found a magazine article I had ripped out. It [...]

Black Friday is almost here and I'm super excited to share a Black Friday Special for Bloggers. Check it out. It may just be blog changing! Most of us know all too well how overwhelming it can feel to juggle the day-to-day demands of writing a blog with the big-picture strategy of creating a profitable [...]

Don't get me wrong ... discrimination is very real and holds merit. It saddens me when the word is used lightly and it's meaning becomes diminished. How did we get to this point? When is enough, enough? Discrimination is the treatment or consideration of, or making a distinction in favor of or against a person [...]

There's a ridiculous new trend that's started. Pinterest posts abound of all the fabulous back to school teacher gifts that are being made to give teachers on the first day of school. Brown nose anyone?! A little bribery to start the year off right?! Or ... as the hubster put it so eloquently ... 'a [...]

It's been a crazy week with the hubby in the hospital and living in survival mode. The kids were troopers and had Grandma and Grandpa to meet their needs! Blake was discharged Thursday and actually went into work for a few hours Friday. Crazy guy! Friday was the last day of school so the kids and [...]