Category: Buy This For Mom!

Mother’s Love Is The Only Unconditional Love

Recently I was looking at old childhood photos to post for #TBT.  As I sifted through pictures of my ballet recitals, Girl Scout meetings, 4-H competitions, cheerleading camp, piano lessons, and a ton of disastrous fashion mishaps I thought “Wow. I was a really dorky kid.” However, I never felt uncool at the time.  In fact, I was confident in all… Read more →

Michelle Obama And #ReachHigher

Friday May 2, 2014 The U.S Department of Education and First Lady Michelle Obama are asking you to wear college gear to support an initiative to encourage and inspire kids to consider higher education after high school. When you post social media photos in your college attire please use the hashtag #ReachHigher I love this and welcome any opportunity to… Read more →

Charity Ball, Soccer Charity Founded By 10 Year Old

When Ethan King was 10 years old he founded an organization, Charity Ball.  During a trip to Mozambique with his father to rehabilitate water wells Ethan was in disbelief seeing what the children used for a soccer ball.  He witnessed kids playing futbol with wrapped twigs and tattered balls.  He decided to help. Four years later Ethan and professional soccer player Neven… Read more →

Family Cruise Tips

The boys and I took our first cruise. Although I was skeptical (stuck on a ship for a week, really???) I actually enjoyed it. A LOT!!! It’s a great vacay to enjoy with the family. Yes, that’s possible. Lucky for us we live near a port so it was super easy getting there. I had no idea what to expect… Read more →

Kudos to Cheerios Commercial With Biracial Couple

*May 31, 2013* I don’t think I’ve ever gotten teary eyed watching a commercial. Oh wait, there’s that David Beckham one in his H&M undies, but those were tears of joy. After seeing a Cheerios commercial featuring a biracial couple and their mixed daughter, I must say it really moved me. Bear with me, I’m menstruating emo right now. Growing… Read more →