Tag Archives: Carissa Howard

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March 10, 2017 | No comments yet

Baseball: Ireland’s Latest Favorite American Pastime

in Me Time

Springtime. The birds are building nests, the weather is warming up, and baseball season begins with players reporting to spring training. Baseball, is no longer just America’s favorite pastime. Its popularity has long been embedded in Latin American culture and…

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March 6, 2017 | No comments yet

Tips for Fighting the Never-Ending War Over Screen Time

in Activities, Kid Time, Parenting Advice

  My latest post on Pittsburgh Moms Blog. “It is a constant daily battle in my home. The constant requesting of the electronic tablet or a television show or a movie that ring through my ears. Screen time is ruining…

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October 10, 2016 | 1 comment

My Worst Beauty Fail

in Humor, Me Time

My Worst Beauty Fail I’ve tried to one of those glamorous mothers. Like the ones that can wear high heels and trendy clothes to outings with the kids. The ones who have their hair and make-up always perfect. More accurately,…

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October 10, 2016 | No comments yet

Words to Live By

in Me Time

  I spent much of yesterday digging through my old photo albums. I found many gems, but it’s a sad story as to why. My friend from high school, who served two tours of duty in Iraq, a decorated Army…

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October 5, 2016 | No comments yet

On Pittsburgh Moms Blog

in Me Time

Here’s my official introduction on Pittsburgh Moms Blog. What is your favorite thing to do in Pittsburgh? Eat at all our fabulous restaurants with my husband on date night. After coming back to Pittsburgh from six years in Los Angeles,…

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September 28, 2016 | 2 comments

9 Moms to Befriend this Fall

in Humor, Me Time

I switched my son from a private kindergarten to our district’s public school for first grade this year. My daughter’s in a new preschool classroom and new dance studio. As my kids adjust to the Fall and all their new…

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September 23, 2016 | No comments yet

The Fear of What Lies Beyond Preschool

in Kid Time, Parenting Advice

My first post on Pittsburgh Moms Blog, The Fear of What Lies Beyond Preschool: For my youngest child, full-time school starts this month. My children will be at school from 8:30AM to 2:30PM, five days a week. A milestone that…

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September 22, 2016 | No comments yet

Costco Mom Hour – Friday November 4th 9 to 10AM

in Get More Time, Giveaways, Grocery Shopping, Home Organizing

Hello Friends. I’ll be at the Robinson Costco Mom Hour on November 4th from 9 to 10AM. A whole hour of Costco before it even opens to the public through Pittsburgh Moms Blog. Hope you can join me for this…

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September 19, 2016 | No comments yet

Mothers’ Bill of Rights

in Me Time

Despite being a former litigator, raising my two children has been the most challenging and most fulfilling job I’ve ever done. Most of the day, seven days a week, my kids come first, and rightfully so. I’m their mom and at…

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September 14, 2016 | No comments yet

Ongoing Deals from Our Sponsors

in Get More Time

I just wanted to remind everyone about the ongoing deals from my sponsors. Here’s the current list: Model Dry Cleaners. Stop driving your dry cleaning to the store. Sign up today and receive the following discount: 30% for 60 days. In the “How…

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