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Moms Winning at Family Volunteer Day with Cradles to Crayons Chicago!

Hey Moms, On Saturday, January 26th, 2019 from 10 AM to 12 PM, I was joined by 20 volunteers gathered at Cradles to Crayons Chicago to enjoy a morning of service as families. I’ve said this before, but it is hard to find volunteer events that are family friendly – like, under 5 years old… Read More »

Kids Dream Big with NEW Once Upon A Castle Exhibit 

Hey Moms, If we are being honest, the weekends aren’t always fun or the 2 days of the week we look forward to. At times, being “on” all day, for 48 hours straight, after working a full week of work, can seem like quite the task. I clearly remember my old co-workers always wishing me great… Read More »

Ditch Formalities and Have a Blast!

Hey Moms, Picture this: I was in New York City, with my two daughters, single moms, it’s winter time and the seasonal expectations were weighing heavy on my shoulder.  I was too busy working to support my girls that I was not on top of planning gifts, dinner, etc.  I’ll admit, it’s not a fun… Read More »

Creating New Family Traditions [ Finding Love in New Spaces ]

Hey Moms, The holidays, the holidays…so many feelings come up during the holiday season.  Some good, others not so good.  And, the feelings variate from year to year depending on people, circumstances, life events etc.  It’s safe to say the holiday season doesn’t always mean a stress-free love fest, right?  Something for your consideration: at any… Read More »