How to interview your kids


Several years ago, my aunt and I were chatting about kids and memories. She shared that one of her most favorite traditions was Birthday Videos. “Birthday videos?” I asked. “Sure,” she explained. “Every year, on their birthday, I ask the kids a series of questions, recording the video.” She shared that they later enjoy watching […]

4 Ways to Wear It: Prepare to be wowed

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A few months ago, I raved about convertible accessories when I guest posted on The Centsible Life. Pieces that can be worn more than one way aren’t just chic, they’re smart–a smart way to save. I love discovering new ways to wear old favorites. Which is why I’m so excited to share this video with […]

#StitchFix Number 3

stitch fix unboxing review

I know you’ve all been waiting for the review… Here’s my third #StitchFix, and this one is a video. Click to view the video review here. It’s time for my third StitchFix unboxing, haul, fixshare vlog. Will I love it? Hate it? What’s inside?! Check out the finds from Paloma, Tart, Dylan and Rose and […]

Banana Republic Mini Haul


About 2 weeks ago, I stumbled by the Banana Republic webpage while working on a Fashion Friday post and happily noticed a 40% off code. Since I rarely (so very rarely) buy full price, I quickly filled up my cart without reading the details. And then, finding that only a small percentage of the items […]

My first fix: Stitch Fix Unboxing

stitch fix review unboxing video

I swore I wasn’t going to do it. I promised myself that I had no need to subscribe to an of the monthly boxes that send things you’ll love. Especially not a clothing one–I’m a shopper, a good shopper. I shop for my friends. But then I heard about Stitch Fix and thought, “heh. It […]

Lactose Intolerance: what it is, how to diagnose and strategies for your family

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As a family who relies on drinking lactose-free milk and avoiding lots of dairy, I’m always interested in learning more about Lactose Intolerance, as well as strategies to make life with Lactose Intolerance easier. In December, I was asked to be a part of a webinar, discussing Lactose Intolerance with the National Dairy Council, a […]

Christmas Eve Tradition


Every year for Christmas Eve, we visit with some of our family and have a great Pollyanna for the kids and a very fun White Elephant for the adults. But when we get home, you won’t believe it!, we’ve had a visitor who left hints and gifts! Here’s our family’s Christmas Eve Tradition (If it’s […]