My Favorite Mealtime Mom Hack

Meals with little ones can be an exercise in patience. Spilled drinks, dropped food, picky eaters: you know the drill. My son had a big appetite for such a little guy and tends to eat all the food I have cut up for him before I even get a bite of my own food, so … Continue reading My Favorite Mealtime Mom Hack


Mom’s Awesome Broccoli Salad

My mother is a fabulous cook. Her broccoli salad is always requested to be brought to family gatherings. Luckily for me, my kids don't like broccoli and my husband doesn't like vegetables in general, so I get to savor all of the leftovers by myself.  Her broccoli salad is a wonderful combination of sweet and … Continue reading Mom’s Awesome Broccoli Salad

Embracing my Inner Jedi: Stepping Outside of my Comfort Zone

Earlier I was listening to the TED Talk Radio Hour on NPR podcast about being in your comfort zone. It was all about and how people often get in the habit of staying at their status quo, have issues with moving past their norm, and getting out of their comfort zone. This podcast struck a … Continue reading Embracing my Inner Jedi: Stepping Outside of my Comfort Zone