Facing the Family Flu Season #MC

 I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for MedImmune Specialty Care. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Forget first steps, first word, or first tooth. Here is another first that causes some anxiety—baby’s first flu season. And with my husband working in a middle school, […]

Watch The Premiere of Monster In-Laws

    I am always hearing horror stories about folks and their in-laws.  Fortunately for me, I have nothing but good things to say about my mother-law.  My father in-law is deceased but the short time I got to know him he seemed great.  For those of you  who have to do deal with MONSTER […]

Capturing Special Moments with JcPenney Portrait Studio + April Promotion

    I love taking family portraits. Even as a little girl, I would look forward to that special day. The idea of getting all dressed up or NOT was fun and I could not wait to see how they turned out. Some of course turned out better than others… and still to this day […]

Ways to Bond with Your Daughter this Summer

  Graduation is an exciting time in your family’s life. For you as a mother, however, it can also be a nerve –wracking experience. Graduation is the event when all the sudden you realize your child will be moving away; whether it’s off to college or into the real world, you’ll be forced to let […]

Planning a Family Road Trip This Summer? Know the Dos and Don’ts

  Most families use the summer months to plan a family vacation.  Not only is the weather perfect for getting out of the house, but kids are on summer break and most employers are keener to give time off than during the busy holiday season.  However, this doesn’t necessarily mean that it will be smooth […]