Family First, Always

On our way to see Annie

Do you ever get caught up in life, goals and planning for the future that you forget to enjoy what is right in front of you? Even when your plans and goals will benefit those you love, it’s important to live and love in the moment and put your family first, always. I’m guilty of […]

Simple Pleasures to Get You Through a Crazy Week (+ giveaway)

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central for NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto, and received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Some days weeks are just crazy beyond words. Sick kid, field trips, articles due, product reviews to write-up, house to clean and a husband to give undivided attention to. […]

7 Tips for Improving Your Work/Life Balance

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Striving to improve your work/life balance…is it even possible? I find that women who own businesses are the ones most in need of this balance. As a work-from-home business woman, I can attest to the fact that it is not easy to do. It takes some practice, systems and commitment to make it work right […]

Are Your Doing More Damage To Your Daughter’s Self-Image Than Barbie?

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I’ve been thinking about what I want to say about the “Normal Barbie” By Nickolay Lamm. If you haven’t heard about it yet, the “normal” Barbie is a “realistically proportioned Barbie” created from CDC measurements of an average 19-year-old woman. There is quite the debate over whether or not the original Barbie is harmful to […]

Jobs That Fit Your Personality

Summer Look with AVON

Do you know any women who are beauty product savvy and you can tell because her makeup always looks perfect? I just met one! Angela Garcia is a mom and AVON Representative. Her “job” (business, really) is to sell AVON. She chose this career because, well, she is good at it! She is passionate about […]