When was the last time you heard someone say their husband is a great person, an extraordinary person? Now when was the last time you heard someone say their husband is lazy, inattentive, selfish and distant? The latter is the much more popular one, but all husbands aren’t terrible. Some of us are fortunate enough […]
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My stint as a stay at home mom has lasted 18 months so far, and soon it will be ending. My husband and I were looking at our finances and the forecast was revealing that I should return to work sooner than later if we were wanting to make progress towards our financial and family […]
Dear Mom going through a divorce, This event does not define you. I’ll repeat that – this event does not define you. You are more than your divorce. A full life awaits you, regardless of your past and the pain that you are feeling now. You do not end when your marriage does. A different, more […]
This post is sponsored by Del Mar Highlands Town Center, but as always, all thoughts expressed are 100% my own!What more could a girl want for her 10 year anniversary than a delicious (hot!) meal and some fabulous shopping?? Not much, at least for me! My hubby and I celebrated our TEN year anniversary last […]
What would you say in a letter to your younger self?
True life anonymom series:: We were on a break. Have you been here? Do you have advice for our anonymom?
Solana Beach is cute little beach community in North San Diego County nestled between Del Mar, Cardiff by the Sea (Encinitas) and Rancho Santa Fe. Have you been there? You need to check it out!
On June 21, 1952 my grandparents were married in sunny San Diego. 65 years and 8 kids later, they might just be the sweetest couple to ever reside in our glorious city. If you don’t believe me, just look for them strolling around hand in hand at the San Diego Zoo or Safari Park, which […]
There’s nothing simple about attending a funeral. This past month has proven that for my family as we experienced quite a few deaths. Some passing more painfully than others. One funeral especially hit close to the heart strings. Even though this person left a wonderful legacy behind of accomplishments and memories, our family was worse […]
I grew up with all boys, but was never really interested in superheroes. Somehow I still ended up marrying one. My husband is a superhero with a seemingly endless list of abilities and powers. His superhero powers only multiplied when his role grew from husband to father. He has the ability to […]
Let’s get real and talk about SEX. How long is too long to not have sex? Is it a bad thing that I don’t want it? Does “this” happen to everyone? Is it just ME? What is intimacy anyway? These are some of the unanswered questions that have bogged my mind for years. Full disclaimer, […]
MOTHER’S DAY IS SUNDAY MAY 14th!!!! Get those Mother’s day plans lined up with our quick Mother’s Day brunch guide. There are some fabulous locations to choose from to spoil yourself, your mom, your friend, neighbor, sister, aunt. You mamas deserve it! If you can’t make it to a brunch, there are some locations offering […]