Remember last Christmas when I gave Jon a gift that friends, family – and especially you guys (blog readers) – pretty much universally deemed to be THE WORST CHRISTMAS PRESENT EVER? Or maybe you aren’t familiar with the history of this much-maligned holiday gift.
For many first time parents, much time and consideration goes into choosing a car seat for their precious, little bundle. But, for some reason, I wasn’t one of them. When I was pregnant with my baby, I felt very thankful to receive hand-me-downs from friends and family. Money wasn’t exactly plentiful and car seats aren’t […]
Do you remember the time when drinking and driving was okay? No, neither do I – but for some reason in my younger years, when texting became a big thing (you know, me sporting my pink Razr) I totally was down with texting and driving. What was I THINKING? Obviously not much. I remember having […]
I try to save money whenever I can. Cutting costs here, trimming spending there, but there are certain things you just don’t scrimp on. I may be cheap and keep have a tight grip on my pure strings, but some items are really worth splurging on. And in splurging, sometimes in the spending of more […]
You know what I need? A date night. I seriously can not remember the last time my husband and I got to sneak away and have an evening away from our darling daughter. Don’t get me wrong, we LOVE hanging out with her, but sometimes a couple just needs to have some time alone so […]
I love the fall. There is just something about the crispness in the air, the comfort foods, the colors, the holidays and just the feel of it all. And it’s a wonderful time of year to enjoy some quality time with your family. There are harvest festivals, Halloween and then it all caps off with […]