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March 10, 2017 | No comments yet

Baseball: Ireland’s Latest Favorite American Pastime

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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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August 16, 2016 | No comments yet

Are We Starting Organized Sports Too Early?

in Activities, Kid Time, Parenting Advice

This piece originally appeared on the Huffington Post Parents Blog. I would love, love, love for my children to have a group of friends to roam through our woods and neighborhood with. I have many fond childhood memories of riding…

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August 11, 2016 | No comments yet

14 Thoughts I Have Watching the Rio 2016 Olympics

in Holiday/Seasonal, Humor, Me Time

This article originally appeared on the Huffington Post. I’m loving the Olympics in Rio. Here are some thoughts I’ve had while joining the rest of America in our favorite pastime, watching television. I should be DVRing this. Could I record…

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August 2, 2016 | 2 comments

Letting Go of Great Parenting Expectations

in Humor, Kid Time, Me Time, Parenting Advice

Parents, and mothers especially, are under an enormous about of pressure these days to be perfect. We feel the pressures from social media. Even if we are not technically being judged upon, it’s difficult not to internalize what we see…

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June 16, 2016 | No comments yet

10 Reasons to Grocery Shop Online

in Get More Time, Grocery Shopping

8. You won’t have to deal with the following grocery store personalities: the not-that-funny cashier, the absentee bagger, the slow, elderly person who is always in your way, and the screaming child.

9. You can do your grocery shopping in your pajamas.

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May 31, 2016 | No comments yet

Stop Driving your Dry Cleaning around in your Car

in Get More Time, Home Organizing

13. You won’t have to small talk with the dry cleaner about the weather.

14. You won’t have to awkwardly explain any weird stain in person. A simple note in a provided bag will do.

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May 5, 2016 | No comments yet

Free Stuff for Busy People

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April 8, 2016 | No comments yet

On Becoming a Writer

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I allowed my husband to go a men-only ski trip with a bunch of middle-aged neighbors as long as he promised to tell me everything in an effort to gather material. He broke his collarbone on the slopes, rendering him one-armed for six weeks, and gave me only the tiniest morsels of gossip. Boy, did that plan backfire on me.

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March 24, 2016 | No comments yet

#AmWriting #HuffPost

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#AmWriting20 Signs You’ve Become a Work-From-Home Parent
I Never Let my Son Win
Jagged Little Pill: 20 Years Later and I’m Still Angry


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March 11, 2016 | No comments yet

Week In Review

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I’ve been branching out into lifestyle pieces recently in addition to the parenting subjects. My articles aren’t just for moms anymore. I’ve had another busy week, getting three posts published (two on the Huffington Post #HuffPost and one on Traveling Mom #TMOM):

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