Why I Suck at Being a Wife

11 Reasons I suck at being a wife

I'm sure it comes as no surprise that I suck at being a wife. If Michael would have asked for wife auditions before saying yes when I told asked him to marry me, he would have ran away... far, far away. I mean, I get sucking can have its perks, but when you suck this hard you have to wonder what the ... [ Read More ]

Stress Eating = Weight Gain

Stress eating causes weight gain and bloating

Stress eating blows! That's just a fact of life. I don't know about you, but I have this insatiable love affair with carbs, especially pizza, when stress comes out to play. I totally had my cake and ate it too last week because it made me feel good! How did I justify my bad girl eating habits? I'm ... [ Read More ]

Have We Found the Toddler Eczema ‘Cure’?

What lotion helps clear up toddler eczema

I am finally semi happy to report back on our journey with toddler eczema (atopic dermatitis)! I don't know how you get eczema, and I haven't figured out the cure for eczema, however, I HAVE found something that is working for Michael. Woo hoo! You might remember last year Michael had ... [ Read More ]

Is Your Man Obsessed with Shaving Brushes?

There aren't any shaving brushes in our daily shaving routine

Let me start this off by saying that I didn't even know there was such a thing as shaving brushes badger. Say whaaaat? You mean to tell me Facebook isn't the only news source out there? What about Twitter? C'mon, Twitter has to count for something! And all this time I thought social media + 18 month ... [ Read More ]

The Difference Between Whooping Cough & Croup

Sad toddler with whooping cough

One of the scariest phrases for a mom to hear is 'your child has whooping cough'. We are trained to hear the phrase whooping cough (Pertussis) and think of a life threatening infection for babies. At least for me, whooping cough is something I never wanted to hear while Michael was less than a year ... [ Read More ]

Recipe for Chipotle Chicken Burritos

Recipe for Chipotle Chicken Burritos

I was reading Sassy Mama in LA when I stumbled upon a recipe for Chipotle Chicken burritos that made my stomach go into a frenzy of desire! Seriously, these chicken burritos made me want to cancel my dinner plans and run to the grocery store for the ingredients, and I did just that. Well... it was ... [ Read More ]