When my husband is traveling for work I have to devise ways to keep my boys in line.  This means being proactive in how I...

"That's it. I've had it. I call uncle.  I'm tired of bringing my oldest son to soccer." This was the point I reached as his Fall...

I am notorious for making mountains out of molehills.  If one tiny thing goes wrong, I immediately expect everything else to crumble.  For instance, if...

In part one of this series, I highlighted how even in the darkest of times, the light will manage to find us. For this second...

A couple of weeks ago our beloved dog, Kisses, became seriously ill.  After running tests on her at the vet's office, it was confirmed that...

When I first entered the world of personal social media I felt a lot of pressure.  First and foremost because I was lagging way behind....

Growing up, I was very similar to my mother.  We shared the same interests, values, humor and a love of the Chicago Cubs.  We certainly...

I remember the day so clearly when I decided to let my oldest 'cry it out' for his nap time.  He was around 7 months...

My oldest son and I were sitting at our kitchen table having some dinner.  I had fed my younger son earlier and sent him on...

As the mom of two boys, I am in the thick of parenting.  Whatever I am writing about is usually directly related to some of...