The Monday Minute – SO MUCH MONDAY

It is so a Monday. Pass the coffee pot and under eye concealer, please. Seriously. PASS IT ALL TO ME.

The Monday Minute (or two): With Special Guest, My Daughter Lucy!

Hi guys! Right now I am in the vicinity of San Francisco with my daughter Lucy, about 11 adults, and about 49 other teens and tweens. We drove down the West Coast to No Cal all day yesterday… So Lucy and I shot this video on Friday so this would be ready for you today! […]

18 Family-Friendly April Fools’ Day Ideas and #SeasonOfClean

Are you an April Fools’ Day prankster? 18 Family-Friendly April Fools’ Day Ideas What if I told you that the Clorox Disinfecting Wipes cannister was getting a new look? *This post has been created in partnership with Clorox. All opinion and silly-making is my own. Does the thought of a newly designed cannister pique your interest? […]

The Monday Minute (or two): The First Day of Spring

Howdy friends! Happy First Day of Spring! And welcome to the Monday Minute (or two)… in which I try to help make a “case of the Mondays” a good thing. Monday can either be thought of as the death of a weekend, or the birth of opportunity! That was so cheesy. My amends. So, here’s […]

The Monday Minute: National Love Your Pet Day is Today!

Good Morning/Monday friends! Did you know today is… National Love Your Pet Day? Yup. True story. I have to be honest. I don’t always feeeeel as if I love my pets. They steal socks. They  stink. They leave hair EVERYWHERE. Kevin (the big one) has recently gained the reputation of one who is likely to […]

Your Last Eye Exam Was When???

Sure. That is not the most exciting title: I have to ask. Your Last Eye Exam Was When??? *I was asked to participate in the #EyeOpeningMoments campaign, sponsored byVSP┬« Vision Care. I have been compensated, and all opinions are my own. Do you want to know something that is very exciting? GOOD VISION and HEALTHY EYES I have […]

The Monday Minute – National Random Acts of Kindness Day

Greetings friends! Did you know Friday is… National Random Acts of Kindness Day But today is Monday the 13th. Like Friday the 13th – ONLY WORSE. I kid. Except it’s not worse because the whole point of the Monday Minute is to help make a case of the Mondays a good thing, so. There’s that. […]

The Monday Minute: National Croissant Day

Happy Monday, friends! Not only is it Monday, but it it National Croissant Day! So all you croissant lovers out there (is there anyone out there who doesn’t?), today YOUR day! Let me break-down the other days we have to look forward to this week.. – Tuesday (the 31st): National Backwards Day – Wednesday (February […]

Simple Doily Valentine Garland (Video!)

Hey guys! Let’s make a garland! Let’s make a… Simple Heart Doily Valentine Garland! This here is Valentine garland made of big heart doilies and twine! When did simplicity become so charming??? All you need are some doilies (I got my pack of 12 for $1.88 plus tax). I already had the twine at home… OK. […]

The Monday Minute Video: Socks and Missing Mates and Cake

I realized as I was editing this video I was a little bit cranky all the way through. That’s what socks and missing mates does to a girl. Funny how I didn’t really realize my bad attitude until I had to watch it play-out in video. Maybe everybody should have to watch themselves on video. […]