Understanding Your Long Distance Moving Price

Moving, even to a nearby city, can be stressful; however, such a local move can be done in several trips and at a minimal cost. Long distance moving, or interstate moving, is a totally different story. One cannot make trips back and forth if they are moving, say 5...

What to pack for a Spring Holiday

If you’re lucky enough to be heading on a spring break, it’s time to start thinking about exactly what you’ll need to pack. It’s all too easy to forget the essentials and find yourself scouring the local shops abroad and finding nothing but overpriced boutiques, or on...

Words for Parents

I have seen this newspaper clipping floating around the internet for a while now and it suddenly struck me that maybe the judge is talking to the wrong people. Maybe the people who need these words are the parents. And they need to be said to them before their kids...

Connecticut – How to make sense of it all

I found out the news through seeing personal expressions of grief on Facebook. I then Googled “Connecticut shooting” and read of the horror myself. My heart broke.  The loss of such innocent young life is as unfathomable as it is unbearable.  So many, so...

It’s a Mom’s Life

I have been a mom for almost 14 years. I have been a stay-at-home mom for 12 of those 14 years. I will be the first to admit that I am not a pro at parenting, but there are streaks of genius along the way. Today was one of those days where I had an “AHA”...

Why I Will Never Do Elf on the Shelf

If you haven’t heard about Elf on the Shelf you may be child-free or living under a rock. In the last few years this little phenomenon has become so popular that whoever came up with the idea is probably a very wealthy person by now. I first heard about it from...