Post Thanksgiving Recovery with Clorox

Nov
Post Thanksgiving Recovery

I simply love Thanksgiving. It’s a holiday meant for working moms. It’s a day to slow down and celebrate family. There’s no shopping frenzy–it’s about quiet moments, loud and lively dinner tables and embracing family. To prep for the holiday, we rely on a few tricks. And even more important, … Continue reading

Scary Halloween Messes

Oct
Scary Halloween Messes

It was a dark and windy night, the moon was just a sliver in the sky and wolves were howling in the distance. The mom of the house was weary and frightened at the thought of the creepiness that lay ahead of her that night. Racing from work to home, … Continue reading

Fun New Gift Idea for Kids from Brightly

Sep

Birthdays are a big deal in our house…and that’s probably because my mom always made them super special for me when I was growing up. As with most of the family traditions that she started with me and my sister, I’ve wanted to make my kids’ birthdays something they look … Continue reading

Staying Healthy During Business Travel

Sep
staying healthy during business travel

Ick. That’s what I think of when it comes to air travel. When it comes to staying healthy during business travel, I’ve got a few tips up my sleeve. This fall I will be traveling a ton on my book tour for Mom Boss: Balancing Entrepreneurship, Kids & Success. The book is … Continue reading

The Right Way to Roll Toilet Paper

Sep
The Right Way to Roll Toilet Paper

There’s a heated debate going on about toilet paper in our house. We’re discussing the right way to roll toilet paper. First a fun fact: Did you know that toilet paper was first introduced in the 1830s? I have no idea what they did before then. But apparently, my kids … Continue reading

Create a Cozy Guest Room

Sep
Create a Cozy Guest Room

Do you have a guest room that’s neglected? I admit it, we need some guest room TLC and I wanted to create a cozy guest room. It’s a work in progress, but here’s where we are on the project. As a busy working mom, I admit to many failings. One … Continue reading

Bounty #QuickTip Olympic Games Twitter Party

Jul
alysson felix

Bounty #QuickTip Twitter party Tuesday, 7/26 at 9pm ET Hosts: @momtrends @TheShoppingMama @bounty I am so excited for the Olympic Games (mark your calendar, they start August 5th). For the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Bounty – the Quicker Picker Upper – is teaming up with one of the quickest women … Continue reading

Angie’s List Free Access to Reviews

Jul
angies list

After 21 years, it’s now free to join Angie’s List. Homeowners like me are celebrating this new access to 10 million verified reviews from Angie’s List members. To celebrate and spread the news, Founder and CMO, Angie Hicks held a splashy party at a breathtaking Chelsea NYC home. The team … Continue reading

DIY Gift Basket for Mom

Apr
mother's day gifts

You’ve still got time to make a DIY gift basket for mom. I put this one together on my latest shopping trip to Marshalls. For just about $40, I was able to create a thoughtful, sweet gift for my mom. How to Make Your DIY Gift Basket for Mom I … Continue reading