Category Archives: Advice

40 Before 40

Tweet I’m a little late to the game with this 40 before 40 thing. I mean I thought about it once in a while when I’d see other similar posts but then it would slip my mind until another post crossed my path. I mean the lists are supposed to be all the great things…

Spring Cleaning in 10 minutes

Tweet As part of BlogHer’s Life Well Lived Getting Organized community I get to share with you my answer to this week’s question! Pretty exciting, right! So this week’s question….. What are your favorite spring cleaning tips? And do I have any to add to Alicia’s 10-minutes-or-less list? Okay… I’ll admit it… like so many…

Surviving the Holidays

Tweet With the holiday season fast upon us family gatherings, office parties and other celebrations with family and friends will soon occupy a lot of our time. This can be a stressful time of year and even more so when you have divorced parents, are divorced your self, or worse yet both! Coordinating all the…

This kid is a brat ~ A guest post

Tweet Today I’m helping out a friend who can’t post this on her blog and I would love for all of you to help! I’m posting over at Jackie’s place today because I have a gripe about a friend that I can’t post on my own blog, Single Mom on a Budget, and I need…

Size Matters…

Tweet Today is special day. Why you ask? Well because it’s the first link up for Just Be Enough! When Elena started this I quickly offered to help in whatever way I could and she took me up on my offer as well that of several other women. We are wives. We are moms. We…

What I wish I knew

Tweet It’s Friday and I’m linking up again for the #SummerBlogSocial! I read over the prompts again and again, undecided which one to pick. And finally a few thoughts came to me and I knew which I wanted to do. ** If a real life friend approached you and said, “I want to start a…

Recipe Remix

Tweet So many people are watching their weight, cholesterol, or just trying to eat a little healthier these days and sometimes many recipes aren’t friendly to those kinds of diets. I have a few tricks that can help you change up your favorite recipe to something that is still tasty but lower in calories, fat,…

Contemplating Change

Tweet Change is inevitable in our lives, right? Sometimes it’s for the good and other times not so good. Sometimes we initiate the change and other times it just happens. Regardless, change is inevitable. I’m at a point in my life where I need a change in my career. I’m unhappy where I work currently…

High School Jealousy

Tweet She went to school everyday but before she left she was up early to get ready. There was hair to curl & spray, make up to be put on, and the perfect outfit to be selected. Why? Because it was high school and no matter who you were you were judged. Judged on the…

The Talk

Tweet I have been looking forward to today’s guest poster all week and I hope that you enjoy what she has to say. Wondering who it is? Well read her bio…. She slept her way through more than one ALW team’s starting lineup before becoming a Broadway darling and staring in her own reality show,…