Teaching Kids About Childhood Hunger


This conversation about childhood hunger is sponsored by Albertsons Safeway. I look for everyday moments to teach my kids about our world. They know that it’s good to share toys with kids that don’t have them, and on a recent trip to our local Safeway, I taught them about childhood hunger. It might seem like […]

Make Reading Fun and Get Free Books from Kellogg’s!

We decorated a totebag for our Scholastic Books to share with our friends at school! #Back2SchoolReady AD

This shop about ways to make reading fun has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Back2SchoolReady #CollectiveBias I can’t believe summer is halfway over and before I know it the kids will be headed back to school with their friends! Quincy will be starting kindergarten and Sebby […]

I’d like to see Northwest Center win a $2000 grant from Huggies #UltraHug


Ever have a service in your community that you really value and appreciate? In my community it’s Northwest Center. Northwest Center helps to create equal opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities. Northwest Center has done some amazing things for my family. Both Sebby and Quincy attended their developmental preschool and it has made […]

How can you support the March of Dimes?


This post is a sponsored conversation about learning more about the March of Dimes and how every child is born to do something important. Don’t forget to read my personal story here about my own premature baby. I’m part of a team of 39 moms that represent what is considered a full term pregnancy. Even […]

Celebrating the March of Dimes #imbornto

Quincy - July 5, 2010

This post is sponsored by The Motherhood. Did you know that every minute, a baby is born prematurely in the United States? Did you know Quincy is one of those babies? She was born prematurely when I was 32 weeks and 5 days pregnant. Quincy is one of 15 million babies worldwide that is born […]

May is NF Awareness Month (plus my NF Story)

NF Walk #IKnowaFighter #ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #IKnowAFighter #CollectiveBias. Compensation from the post will be donated to raise NF Awareness. A few months ago, a question was asked in the private Social Fabric community if anyone had Neurofibromatosis (NF). I think I responded in about […]