Meeting Anna & Elsa at Disneyland {Wordless Wednesday}

Disclosure: I was invited to attend the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. I paid my own conference fees and received gifts while there. As always, all opinions and thoughts are my own. … [Read More...]

Enter the Shark Tank Sweepstakes & Meet the Sharks!

Have you ever secretly wondered what it would be like to get a behind-the-scenes peek of the ABC television show Shark Tank? If so, stick around because I have an opportunity for you to not only do just that, but also meet with show insiders and … [Read More...]

Honoring a Deceased Pet

Several weeks, maybe even months, before we said goodbye to our sweet girl Jenna I started to think about how we would honor her when she was gone. She was a four-legged member of our family for more than 18 years, so I knew we needed to do something … [Read More...]

Help! My Running Playlist is Getting a Little Boring

Besides the fact it is great for my overall health and well-being, the biggest motivation for me to run is a really great playlist. I have a wide variety of songs I love to listen to, some that are more easy-listening to prevent me from running too … [Read More...]

Netflix and iTunes & Ways to Watch TV Shows Without Cable

I think I made it pretty obvious that I'm hooked on television when I shamelessly shared how excited I was for last week and all the fall premieresĀ I've been looking forward to watching. I can still remember a time when the only way to watch a show … [Read More...]

Cody’s Favorite Game – How Sorry & Autism Go Together

Ever since I can remember I have always loved to play board games. While I don't recall playing them very often as a child I do remember asking for the original Trivial Pursuit one year for my birthday. I was so excited when I unwrapped it that year, … [Read More...]

The Big Bang Theory Premieres Tonight & I’m a TV Junkie

I'm not at all ashamed to admit that I love watching television and I realized today when glancing at the upcoming recordings on my DVR that I like a LOT of television. If I have to say goodbye to summer then I at least want something to look forward … [Read More...]

Grieving the Loss of a Pet

In the two weeks since saying goodbye to our beloved dogĀ Jenna, Socks and I have gone on what I refer to as "healing" walks almost every single day. To say Socks has been a little neglected in recent months would probably be an understatement. … [Read More...]

Shear Madness is a Must-See Play When Visiting Boston

A few weeks ago Nick and I took a drive south and spent one night in our favorite city. Even though it was just for one night we still managed to have a great time, but I'll admit it was a bit tricky trying to come up with something for us to do in … [Read More...]

Best Back to School Apps for Teachers, Students, & Parents

I've been enjoying seeing all of the back-to-school photos my friends have been sharing on Facebook, especially since my kids don't go back until next week, but then I'm all holy crap my kids go back to school next week and I get a little sad. I'm in … [Read More...]

Happy Belated 18th Birthday, Jenna!

Heartbreaking Update: We said goodbye to our sweet, beautiful Jenna on September 3, 2014. To say the past year with Jenna has been challenging would be an understatement. She's always been a wonderful, loving, and loyal dog, but the aging part has … [Read More...]