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Random Roundup – July 6, 2017

Random Roundup – July 6, 2017

Feeling Fulfilled in the Finger Lakes, NY   I was in the Finger Lakes, NY with two other besties and their hubbies and kids. There were 12 of us and it was AWESOME.  I cannot tell you how it warms my heart to “come home” […]

“I pulled a Michelle.” I am a verb about doing what you want.

“I pulled a Michelle.” I am a verb about doing what you want.

Do you do what you want instead of what you feel obligated to do? If so, then you have “pulled a Michelle.” When you feel tugged to do something you really do not want to, pull a Michelle!

50 More Things About Me (fun facts)

50 More Things About Me (fun facts)

In case you missed it, here is the original list of 101 Things About Me.  Now here are 50 more fun facts! I like moving my body, but I do not want to step foot in a gym or work out facility. I love yoga, […]

Random Roundup – June 19

Random Roundup – June 19

Why I vacation with my 3 little kids My hubby and I took our family of 5 to an all-inclusive in the Dominican Republic two weeks ago. While on vacation (woo hoo finally international!) I thought about how different it would be without our kids. We could […]

Random Roundup – June 8, 2017

Random Roundup – June 8, 2017

Movies to watch and movies to veg to, but still send a powerful message (so you’re not completely a lump) Schools out, it’s the summer, and being outside is the thing to do. Still, I love crawling under a blanket on my super comfy couch; it’s quite […]

School of Life Lesson #1: Insurance, how am I supposed to buy good insurance?

School of Life Lesson #1: Insurance, how am I supposed to buy good insurance?

I recently got burned really badly by a homeowner’s insurance company, Esurance. Esurance did not approve my legitimate roof claim following a bad wind and rain storm. Additionally, the claims adjuster ignored my requests for follow-up, and phone calls from a lawyer who is also an […]

Random Roundup – June 1, 2017

Random Roundup – June 1, 2017

Random roundup for June 1, 2017. Words are important, I am corny and friends can be magical.

My kid starts kindergarten this year and I don’t know what I’m doing

My kid starts kindergarten this year and I don’t know what I’m doing

My oldest starts kindergarten this fall and I feel like I’m starting all over again too. I’m not sure I know what I’m doing either.

Random Roundup – May 25, 2017

Random Roundup – May 25, 2017

Am I becoming a for reals yogi? Going to my weekly yoga class is essential to my physical and mental well-being.  Spending time on my mat is like going to church/synagogue while getting a massage, and simultaneously going to physical therapy while talking to a mental health therapist.  To say […]

I do not bathe my kids often

I do not bathe my kids often

I do not give my kids a bath unless absolutely necessary. Turns out, it’s helping them stay healthy!