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Looking for a Blog Reading List?

If there’s one thing we know for certain, it’s that there are a lot of entertaining, funny, touching and fascinating blogs out there, written by a host of talented bloggers. That fact was underscored by a recent project we took on with the Milk Mustache team – asking a group of 50 bloggers to share […]

Midlife Mothering

My mom had me when she was 40, when she already had a nine-year-old daughter and eighteen-year-old son. I was, as you can imagine, not planned.   Of course, it was the 1960s then, and having babies at 40 wasn’t the “done” thing. My mom liked (once she got over the rage) to tell the […]

“Dinnertise” Your Dinner With Lawry’s – Plus a Giveaway!!!

We are so excited to be working with Lawry’s and 25 AMAZING bloggers to bring awareness to their exciting new “Dinnertising” campaign and several new spice blends and marinades, and we encourage you to check it out!     (Photo from Once A Month Mom)   Lawry’s is hoping to insert dinnertime excitement back into the […]

Happy Mother’s Day!!!!!

We wish everyone a beautiful weekend to celebrate YOU.       In honor of the downtime and relaxation you will be doing, we offer a couple fun Mother’s Day musings for your enjoyment!   Hugs to all of you! Have a fabulous day!   Excerpt from Anna Quindlen’s book, Lots of Candles, Plenty of […]

Get your grill going! Live Talk from a celebrity chef’s backyard grill

Hi everyone!     Please join us on Thursday, April 5 for a delish and delightful virtual cooking school class called Firing Up the Grill: New Recipes, Flavors and Ingredients to Kick-Start Barbeque Season. The class is part of the Cooking Connections series on The Motherhood.   When: Thursday, April 5, at 1 p.m. ET.  It will last […]

Join us for a Tweet Chat with the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance on March 21st at 8 pm ET

  This week we’ll be co-hosting an informative and interesting Tweet Chat with the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA) to discuss where food comes from, consumer issues,  responsible farming and any questions you might have.   We will be joined by a real-life farmer/rancher, Jeff Fowle (@JeffFowle), to provide additional insights into how farmers […]

Birthday Pinspiration

  Oh Pinterest, where were you all those many times I struggled with figuring out my kids’ birthday parties? This is the first year I plan to face birthday parties armed with Pinterest – and I wanted to share with you a collection of the most awesome and delightful inspiring Pinterest ideas I’ve seen.   […]

Navigating Hypothyroidism: Update

  Thank you everyone for your amazing comments, ideas and feedback on my post last week about the (not so) joys of being hypothyroid. I have learned so much in such a short time from all of you. Once again, magic of the internet prevails! Thank you!   This week I’m underway with several of […]

Teenager Post

Yesterday my 12 year old forwarded me a link to this blog, Teenager Post and said she could “totally relate.” And I could too. In just one quote, the site can bring you right back to those angsty and deeply felt tween-teen emotions (and grown-up ones too.) I especially loved my daughter shared with me […]

Have you checked out Casa.com yet?

    We just heard about Casa.com, a recently-launched, very cool looking online houseware site. Check it out!     Casa.com currently has a few sales and specials going on that might interest you:   1) Refer a Friend Program: Anyone who registers for Casa.com, will be emailed a unique “Share the Savings Code” to […]

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