Minted {Sponsored Content}

Minted Products Collage

Disclaimer:  This is a sponsored post but all thoughts and opinions are my own.   I geek out over a lot of things and one of those things is stationary.  I love the feel of crisp stationary with raised typeset.  I drool over a brand new day planner.  And one of the biggest highlights of… [Read More…]

My Kryptonite

My Kryptonite

I am the furthest thing from Super Mom.  I barely tolerate doing crafts with the kids, when they collaborate on baking or cooking it’s a micromanaged project that I’m sure leeches the fun right out of it.  The house is often a mess and sometimes I question if we should even be inhabiting it.  But… [Read More…]



When you have anxiety, confidence can be hard to come by.  For me, I really stress out about meeting new people or going out of my comfort zone.  I feel like all eyes are on me, judging and criticizing; which is ironic because it’s kind of narcissistic to think everyone is looking at me.  It’s like… [Read More…]

“We’re All Americans”


Friday night, Tim & I attended the Philly Pops courtesy of the USO.  Two thousand service members and first responders were in attendance.  It was an amazing experience and I’m not talking just about the orchestra, choirs, and performers. We didn’t know what to expect from the show.  There were opening remarks from several of… [Read More…]

Anxiety & the Housekeeping

Anxiety & Housekeeping

I spent close to $400 having our home professionally cleaned on Wednesday.  And I have zero regrets, other than embarrassment of needing such a deep cleaning and the fact that it was so dirty the four man team had to spend an additional hour at their task.  But it was all in the name of… [Read More…]