Sports Writer Turned Suburban Mom

Product review — Noodle and Boo

When I was pregnant with my first child, I read all the baby books and magazines, signed up for all


Knock, knock... anyone still out there? Bueller? Welcome to my redesigned website! Isn't it great? Thanks to Sumy Designs for

…To Be Happy

Happy New Year! It’s almost a month into 2017, and granted, I’ve been excited about this year for a while.


Stick around any “mom” group on Facebook, and you’re likely to be inundated by requests to purchase all sorts of

Waxing poetic on August, September

I was born in November and my brother was born in December. My mom still doesn’t know what she was

Go, Pokemon, Go!

It was 8 p.m. on a Saturday evening at the local park around the corner from our home. The weather

Exposure makes you cold

As a former full-time newspaper reporter, I'm used to getting paid for my work. My free writing -- literally --

June report

Not much action for the month worthy of a blog, but I've been keeping my writing muscles sharp. (What's a

Smelly little bottoms!

Hi blog fans! All five of you! I said I would try posting twice a week, so I'm about to

Graduation season

During the weekend, I attended a graduation party for a co-worker's sons — one finishing college and the other graduating

Empty seat, full heart

I know I need to get some original copy in this space, but for now, here's a look at some