Your profile on any social media account, whether we’re talking Facebook, Instagram or that latest thing out of Silicone Valley, only exists for ONE THING. To tell people why you’re worth following. This isn’t time for an epic biography. We don’t care if you love cats and are a devote follower of The Force. Unless, of […]
Just for Mom
It's not just about the kids you know...read a few things that are just for mom.
Last summer I told you about Kizxplor, a fun new service run by three St. Louis moms who know all about having bored kids. I’m happy to report that Kidzxplor is up and running! In fact, Mitch and I helped with beta testing the service–and now we want YOU to give it a try! […]
The day I found out my husband is really good at BBQing was the day my life became easier. I know, I know. Its one of those stereotypes that dad grills and mom bakes, but I’m a Girl Scout dang it, and I know how to light things on fire as good as any dude. […]
My kid keeps drawing cartoons for you, and I actually went out and bought a new scanner just so I can keep up with him. We’re loving his stick man drawings so much, we’re thinking of making it his costume for Halloween this year! So just remember the source–this kid is 9. We’re working on […]
National Coffee Day is September 29 and I’ve got something awesome for you! I’ve been working on a quick & easy Pumpkin Spice Latte that you can whip up in your kitchen. Enjoy coffee house flavors while you’re still in your PJs. The best part? All it takes is coffee plus 3 ingredients–one you already […]
I’ve been a champion of the packed school lunch ever since the day I was frightened by a fish stick in first grade. Seriously, it was gross. I don’t think anyone could get me to eat a fish stick until, oh…college? Back then, I loved bringing my lunch because it meant I got sweet tea and […]
You’ve waded through the back to school aisle, bought countless pencils, notebooks and glue sticks; purchased an entire new wardrobe for each kid and started pleading with them to get to bed before midnight. Yes! You are officially ready for the first day of school! Or are you?
Did you know the blues are the bedrock of all really good American music? Yep. I never occurred to me that someone whaling on a harmonica a hundred years ago could led to ZZ Top and Adele on my iPod, but it did. Wanna guess where I pick up THAT bit of trivia? Psst. Lemme tell you something before you […]