During the day I am a mom to 4 kids, and a great wife to my husband, if I do say so myself! I am the chef, the housekeeper, queen of the DVR, homeworker helper, and I play so many other roles. And during that time, and at night, I am also a Romance Consultant. […]
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When you’ve been married for 4 years, together for 8, romance is naturally not that same as it once was when we were falling in love. To me, falling in love and being in love are two very different feelings. Understanding that is sometimes more complicated than one thinks. We think, “Why doesn’t it feel […]
Tis with life, no one plans to be a “Single Mom”, but it happens. Eventually, some of us decide or get pushed into what comes next. That next step into the scary dating world. Along with everything else, we adapt to that new role of “dating Single Mom.” Some of us have these visions of […]
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 […]
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 […]