Why I want to attend SoFabCon: An Amazing Conference for Bloggers

Last year, I had the opportunity to attend SoFabCon 2013. It’s a blog conference organized by Collective Bias, so that bloggers have the opportunity to connect with brands, learn from their representatives, and master how to become highly-skilled professional bloggers. We made the trip to Arkansas to attend the conference a family road trip, and […] Read more »

An Easy Way to Eat Clean and Eat Simple

This is a sponsored collaboration with The Motherhood and Good Food Made Simple. My days aren’t the easiest right now. I’m constantly concerned about David, and my heart breaks because of everything he’s going through. So, as you can imagine, we’re living life pretty low key at the moment. Things are simple, including our meals. […] Read more »

10 Goals for the Week

Is it absolutely freezing where you live? Here in the Chicagoland area, it’s dangerously cold and windy, so we’re planning on taking it easy and staying indoors as much as possible. I’m hoping to get a few goals crossed off my list today, too. While I wasn’t able to get all of my goals accomplished […] Read more »

David’s Story: Bone Marrow Transplant (Day +22 through Day +46)

Today is “day +46″ since David had his bone marrow transplant. In the world of bone marrow transplants, it’s fair to say that David is doing okay. If you would’ve asked me a week and a half ago how David was doing, I likely would’ve said, “He’s doing great. Yes, he’s still taking six medications […] Read more »

10 Goals for the Week

Last week, I set goals for the first six months of 2014. I’m actually doing pretty well with those goals so far, except for the day last week when we unexpectedly had to take David to the hospital. It took almost two hours to drive to the hospital. We spent about two hours there, and then […] Read more »

My Monthly Goals for 2014

I know it’s a little late to start setting goals for 2014, but life hasn’t exactly been normal these past six weeks. Because of that reality, I decided to wait to set 2014 goals until life started to feel a tiny bit more ordinary. That day has finally arrived. Today we packed up the last […] Read more »