Is anybody else getting excited for the upcoming school year? After a summer of transitions, I'm looking forward to settling into September's back-to-school routine … READ MORE!
When it comes to wearing makeup, I've always been more interested in eye shadow than lipstick. That's probably because my eyes -- blue-grey with long lashes and dark brows (thanks, mom and dad!) -- are my better feature. My lips are actually so thin that the top one virtually disappears when I smile. Who wants to bother with lip color when you can hardly see it? I also love eye makeup because … READ MORE!
In anticipation of Levi's last day of camp tomorrow, I posted this status update yesterday to my personal Facebook account: … READ MORE!
July is a big month for birthdays in our family. Two weeks ago, Levi celebrated his 4th birthday with a backyard adventure party, and today's my husband's special day! In honor of his birthday, I thought I'd share an easy way to decorate a store-bought cake because -- let's be real -- some of us don't have the time, interest, or culinary skills to bake a homemade cake … READ MORE!
When I was growing up, my mom kept track of meetings, appointments, and birthdays in a slender datebook (always secured with rubber band), plus a monthly calendar mounted inside a kitchen cabinet. My mom now relies on her iPhone calendar when she's out and about, but she still transcribes everything onto a master monthly calendar hanging in the kitchen. Quickly, she can see when my … READ MORE!