Sometimes I am so out of the loop with trends that I kind of feel like an alien. That’s how it is with gender reveal parties. . . and Pinterest. But that’s a whole other post. I see all the elaborate and clever reveals going on around me and on social media, but I’ve never… Continue reading 4 Reasons Why I Won’t Have a Gender Reveal Party
Friends, you know how I have been vaguely (ha!) alluding to not feeling well and just resting my tail off over the last few months? Well I’m just shy of being 12 weeks pregnant with our baby caboose. A very exciting reason to be sick for 2 months straight! So that’s why I haven’t been… Continue reading Baby #3 Arriving September 2018
I hope everyone had a great week. Thanks for checking out my weekly series, Week in Review, posted every Friday. Enjoy a recap of how the week went down and tell me about yours. 1) What’s gotten my attention this week? Art via text. My sister sent this to me, and it kind of made my day. The… Continue reading Week in Review 7/28/17
Do you ever bite off more than you can chew? And then do it again? I am a full time working mom. Every so often I get this idea in my head that I can do some sort of side gig for extra money. Here’s how that has worked out and what I’ve learned. My… Continue reading Remind me not to do THIS again.
This week was filled with GoT, getting back into the swing of things after time off, and a bunch about Aldi.
How was your week? What are you up to this weekend?
An Ode to Aldi Oh Aldi how I love you, And your bare bones, no frills inside. There’s no flashy eye candy Causing my kids to ask for things as we go by. Oh Aldi how I love you, And how it’s no big deal To bring a quarter for the cart So I… Continue reading An Ode to Aldi (And 4 Recipes with Aldi Ingredients)
This week has included Barre workouts, summer reading, and more. Check it out and let me know what you’ve been up to.
Sometimes I wonder if they are trying to kill me. Other times I wonder how I could ever wonder that.
A few things happened all in the same week that made me decide I want to share my perspective on screen time. A delivery guy at work stopped me to tell me he sure hopes I don’t let me kids use screens. Side note: I work in an office, not around kids. I’m not sure… Continue reading My kids are allowed screen time, and that’s okay.
I recently made an industry change in my career but previously had worked in hiring and recruiting departments for 8 years. I have seen countless applications, resumes, interviews and job placements. During that time I encountered many people re-entering the workforce, including moms. Job searching in and of itself can be a time consuming and extensive process.… Continue reading 3 Job Search Tips for Moms Returning to the Workforce