If you introduced your job as your significant other what would that sound like for you? Would you even want anyone to meet your job? Employments are a lot like relationships and like a relationship, you may spend a large part of your life there. When you consider the type of relationship you want, the … Continue reading Employment – Love it or Leave it!
If you’re a step mom then you know exactly what the send off is. It’s the day where the kids return to the mothership and you can bask in the next 7 days of peace and bliss. You can take advantage of that much needed alone time with your man. You can pat yourself on … Continue reading Cheers to the Send Off! *clink*
When you think of emotional eating, the first thing that may come to mind is an overweight person sitting on a couch talking about their rough childhood and how food has helped them cope all these years. But actually, this is not the only face of emotional eating. I would bet that after reading this, … Continue reading Emotional Eating
I’m not married, and maybe for good reason seeing as how I’ve been there and done that twice now. Many times the biggest lessons you learn in life are from your failures. Two of mine involve marriage - so here we are. I do believe quite a few things strongly for my life and other’s … Continue reading I Don’t Know What To Call This One….It’s About Relationships
Let’s be honest here for a minute, talking about what works and doesn’t work with kids can be a touchy subject for a lot of people. Everyone thinks their kid is different, and in some cases this is true but in many cases it’s not. Being thrown into motherhood so quickly it was sink or … Continue reading Crushing the Morning Routine – W/ Kids!
Every new year’s eve, millions of people proclaim their future in the form of what we call a “new years resolution”. Some people make these proclamations to others and some people choose not to share, like their own little secret. Whatever the chosen method, every person steps into the new year to face their new … Continue reading So You Made A Resolution…
The new year is literally around the corner! Maybe it’s my southern roots, maybe it’s my personality - whatever it is - I enjoy having people over from time to time. But my favorite part is planning it all out and then watching everyone enjoy themselves. There are a few simple things that really impact … Continue reading Quick Party Tips for Every Occasion
If you’ve been keeping track the past week or so you may have noticed I’ve been writing/posting more frequently. Which is weird for me, because although I really enjoy writing and my mind is loaded with things to get out, it typically takes weeks or months to convince myself to put it all together and … Continue reading The Craziest Realization
Nothing can bring on the pressure like hosting someone else’s dinner at your home. I’m not talking about cooking a dinner in honor of or for someone else, I’m talking about a dinner that was supposed to take place at someone’s house - and now it’s at your house. Because Carlos and I … Continue reading Christmas Eve Dinner
Trying to find the perfect balance between a stepmother role and still maintaining what I can only refer to as “your own life” can seem impossible most days. I’ve been working harder at it recently after a horrible, drama filled episode happened, orchestrated by none other than Carlos’ ex wife. There was a rage and … Continue reading Battle of Balance