Growing up, I remember riding dirt bikes like I remember riding a bike. The oldest three of us could spend hours riding dirt bikes or whipping around in our go cart. It was something my parents did and so naturally we followed in their foot steps. So are dirt bikes…

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Going on a road trip is definitely one of my favorite past times as you all may know. The open air, screaming children, what more could you ask for? Now that I have an upcoming preteen, entertaining him on a road trip has become more difficult. That’s why I decided…

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Kindergarten is a big step for your little one and an even bigger step for you as a parent. You are letting your 5-year-old venture off into the world without you. It’s a scary feeling but one that comes with growing up. When looking for a school keep these tips in…

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“Though this press trip was sponsored by Tahoe South, all thoughts and opinions are my own.” When I think of Tahoe, I think of the lake. The clear blue water and snow-capped Sierra Nevada mountains in the background couldn’t set a more beautiful scene. From snowboarding to wake boarding, South…

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Summer is in full-swing and while we relish long, sunny summer days and time outdoors, all this fun in the sun can take its toll … especially on our eyes.  Sand, pool chemicals, sunscreen and even the sun itself can cause red or irritated eyes, or worse. So while you’re laying at the beach, hanging…

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I love a wall full of photos and decor in a home. There’s just something personal about it that lets me know more about a person. Now that we’ve moved into a new home, I decided to redo my personal space. My favorite piece that everyone seems to adore and…

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Before the baby comes, you agonize over the details.   Breastfeeding versus bottle-feeding, choosing baby clothes, and diapers.  Here is a brief primer on cloth vs. disposable diapers. Cloth Diapers Advocates of cloth diapers point out that modern cloth diapers are almost as convenient as disposables.  There are cloth diapers…

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Leather furniture is great for so many things. For starters, it’s great for children. It doesn’t matter if they spill their cup or leak body fluids, clean up without stains is a breeze. Over time though, your leather can start to wear from cracks to tears. Luckily, I found out…

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