Every family has that one clan member that is the matriarch or patriarch to lead the flock in the right direction. Aunt Margaret was her name and for some reason as a child, while everyone called her Zia Margaret, in my ears, I could only hear, “Tizzy”. So I called her, “Tizzy Margaret”. She never… Read More Halloween ‘Tizzy’ Fit
When I was a little girl, service above self was deep-rooted into my spirit. My Father was a Rotarian for many years and their motto is, “service above self”, which conveys the philosophy of unselfish volunteer service. Dad would take me on several service projects, and while I would have rather stayed home and played… Read More How To Serve As A Family During The Holiday Season
Before I had children, it never occurred to me that kids who have allergies also like to enjoy Halloween and go trick or treating. Being on Instagram, I’ve also had the incredible opportunity to meet mothers who have children with allergies such as Sandy Cornell (follow her, so sweet) and Tracie Navarra (my momma tribe).… Read More 10 Non Candy Halloween Treat Ideas
I always do my best to send the Grandparents a picture of the girls in their costumes, but I am terrible about making sure I have a keepsake. This year I created something fun for myself and thought I would share. I named it Candy Corn Cutie so we can always remember how adorable and… Read More Candy Corn Cutie
Told you I would share! Didn’t that whipped cream look so yummy in my Instagram post today?! I love whipped cream and just in the last couple of years I’ve learned how easy it is to make. I love it so much better than store bought plus it is extremely fluffy! You can use this… Read More Whip It Good!
To some, social media is toxic. It is a place where the unrealistic dreams can be realistic. Launching my Instagram page has been freeing, but my mission was to find realistic women – moms, that keep it real. To connect with those of us who parent and those who will… allows for transparency and purpose… Read More 7 Ways I’m An Imperfect Christian And It’s Ok
My daughter wanted to grow a garden, so we let her. We let her pick what she wanted to plant, the soil and the planters. It was a great lesson in teaching her that these flowers if you do not tend to them, they will wilt and they wont survive. They need your care for… Read More The Cracked Pot
She said, He said, they said, who said what? Whom do you believe? My first ‘real job’ was at an engineering corporation where men hung naked calendars on the walls and I listened to the ‘dirty jokes’ until one day, I said nope, this is it. I asked them repeatedly to be professional, but I… Read More Labels