The conversation that would pass between the three of them would keep me entertained for hours

I think if I got to sit down with a celebrity mom and interview her I’d want to sit with someone like Reece Whitherspoon, Mayim Chaya Bialik, or Danica McKellar. Not only are these three celebrities that I’ve grown up with over the years, but all three women are extremely educated in their given fields.Continue reading “The conversation that would pass between the three of them would keep me entertained for hours”

Keys For Kindergarten Excellence

While I do believe teachers hold the magic tips and tricks to teaching your kindergartener, here are some things to think about when approaching your child’s kindergarten year.

It was a fun “almost famous” time of my life.

People are not often shocked when they hear I used to a college basketball player. I’m 5’11” so it’s not that hard to imagine me on the court. However I didn’t start off loving basketball. I was a soccer lover from a long time ago. Sadly I loved to a city where youth soccer borderedContinue reading “It was a fun “almost famous” time of my life.”

This is an app with a membership fee, but I believe it’s worth it.

Earlier this year I fell in love with Todoist. I wrote a blog post about how I used it for my daily cleaning routine around the house: How A To Do List Saved My Sanity. Right now my life is all about distance learning and I’m loving the EPIC app/ website. http://getepic.com This is aContinue reading “This is an app with a membership fee, but I believe it’s worth it.”

Putting all those sleepless nights and kid vomit and poop experiences that no one else in my house seems to understand to good use.

I often get asked, Why do I write a mommy blog? Simple answer? I’m a writer. I always have been and I always will be. More complicated answer is that right now the only thing I seemed to be qualified to write about is being a mom. I have 10+ years of experience. Way moreContinue reading “Putting all those sleepless nights and kid vomit and poop experiences that no one else in my house seems to understand to good use.”

Computers that are good for internet surfing

I’m borrowing my son’s computer to work on today. My parents bought the kids new computers for distance learning this year when I found out the school wouldn’t have them available until October. We had two older Chromebook style computers that are good for internet surfing but we needed to beef up their processing speedsContinue reading “Computers that are good for internet surfing”

How to Absolutely Use Google Calendar Like a Pro

A few years ago I wrote a great post called How to Absolutely Spring Break Like a Pro and it got me to think about what kinds of things I know how to do like a pro.   As a mom I’m more of a renaissance man, but one thing I know I’m good at isContinue reading “How to Absolutely Use Google Calendar Like a Pro”