September Periscope Challenge

September Periscope Challenge

Now that Periscope has 10 million users, the app and  live streaming capabilities are becoming more and more popular and important. Kim Garst of Social Boom boasted recently in her email newsletter that she’s made six figures since starting to market her products on Periscope. (Yeah, it’s legit.)  If you aren’t in the know, this Read Post

September is National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month

In less than a month fall will be here, but those of us living near coastlines still have plenty of time left for hurricanes season. And with Tropical Storm Erika headed our way, it’s more important than ever to become prepared, just in case!  September is National Preparedness Month, so here are some great resources to help you get started to Read Post

In the Blink of an Eye

Life Is Precious

At 6:45AM yesterday morning television reporter Alison Parker and Adam Ward were murdered by a disgruntled former employee of their station WDBJ in Moneta, Virginia. They were killed on live television, by a man full of vitriol and hate. And we were witnesses.  Moments after, the suspect announced his crimes on his Facebook page and even posted the video of Read Post

DIY Home Wall Organizer with Printable Calendars

DIY Home Wall Organizer with Calendar Printables

With school officially back in season, it became imperative for us to find a way to get organized. You know what I’m talking about…school papers, schedules, folders, backpacks, lunchboxes…the list goes on and on. But in our home we don’t have a clear space for those awesome command centers you see all over Pinterest, so Read Post

Acupuncture and Infertility

Acupuncture and Infertility

I was the girl who passed out at the blood lab. The one who would just see a needle and instantly feel my palms start to sweat. So when our infertility doctor said after a few years of trying to conceive that IVF was our only option, I was devastated. Injections everyday? More needles? I couldn’t even bear Read Post

Savoring Summer

Savoring Summer

The first day of fall isn’t until September 23, and already I’m seeing pumpkin flavored promos. And while I desperately want to cool off from these 99 degree temps, I’m honestly not ready for summer to end. Yes the kids have fought a bit too much. Yes sometimes I craved adult only time. Yes I Read Post