January 21, 2017

Building Your Lioness Pride

As iron sharpens iron, so a friend sharpens a friend.  Proverbs 12:26 As you’ve seen this weekend with millions of women marching all over the country, […]
January 21, 2017

Colorado Travel: Visit Aspen With Kids This Winter

My child doesn’t even say two-syllable words yet and I’m plagued with the perpetual fear that he’s going to look at me with his heart-wrenchingly blue […]
January 21, 2017

Colorado Travel: Visit Snowmass With Kids This Winter

Aspen’s skiing sister city Snowmass has an incredible suite of kid-friendly options in the winter.  Here are just a few of our favorites… Lynn Britt Cabin Photo […]
January 21, 2017

Colorado Travel: Visit Basalt Colorado This Winter…

Whole Foods isn’t the only draws for this mid-valley kid haven in the winter.  But, hey, if you’re driving up from Glenwood or down from Aspen, there’s […]
January 21, 2017

Colorado Travel: Visit Carbondale This Winter

Carbondale is a decidedly hip, artsy town down-valley that boasts awesome restaurants (my son lives for White House Tavern’s “ZaZa”), great shops (including the extraordinary kids’ new […]
January 21, 2017

Colorado Travel: Visit Glenwood Springs This Winter…

Glenwood Springs has been regularly named as one of the best small towns to live in, and even #5 on Outside Magazine’s “16 Best Places to Live […]
January 20, 2017

How I Beat The Winter Blues…

“Life is made up of sobs, sniffles, and smiles, with sniffles predominating.”   This quote is taken from one of my favorite century-year old short stories, […]
January 16, 2017

The Ultimate Family-Friendly Resort Guide…

The joy of all-inclusive resorts or family-friendly hotels with a baby can’t be overstated. Imagine walking out of your hotel room door every day to flower […]
January 13, 2017

How To Disarm A Temper Tantrum…

The other day my son fell off a relatively high bar stool when his babysitter went to the other side of the room to grab her […]
January 13, 2017

The Gateway Drug To Eating Disorders?

Theodore Roosevelt said that comparison is the thief of joy. Is it also the gateway drug to eating disorders? Have you ever heard of a placebo […]
January 10, 2017

50 Signs You Might Be A Mom…

You Might Be A Mom If…  You reserve the hashtag #worstdayever for when your kid doesn’t nap.  Car crash?  Puh-lease.  #firstworldproblems You wear snot, spit-up, and […]
January 10, 2017

What’s More Valuable Than A Yacht Full of Diamonds? (Answer lies here)…

I’m going to tell you this straight up: I’m the last person to ask about relationship advice. There is a 99.999995% chance I’ll never give relationship […]
January 8, 2017

10 Healthy Kids Snacks To Pack In Your Suitcase

When I’m on the road, which is a ton, I love to have kid-friendly snacks with me. Let’s face it, even when you have a kitchenette […]
January 7, 2017

The Five Greatest Lessons Feminism Taught Me…

Women are the world’s most universally persecuted group of people. We make less money, do more chores, and are objectified to oblivion in the $97 billion global […]
January 4, 2017

A Piece of Clay Changed My Life…

Okay, be honest.  Have you tried Tom’s or another natural deodorant?  They totally don’t work. It’s not just me.  I’ve asked all my friends and smelled […]
January 4, 2017

How To Travel Overseas with a Baby

  My husband and I have both lived internationally for years. I spent most of my time in Europe and New Zealand with many trips to […]
January 4, 2017

The Best Way To Rent A Car

Before I traveled with my son and family all over creation, I traveled up to 250 days per year for work. It was, surprisingly, not all […]
January 3, 2017

Best Travel Games… For Adults!

My husband and I are pretty solid travel companions… but it didn’t start out that way! Our first trip together was from Austin, Texas to Washington, D.C. […]
January 3, 2017

The Truth About Travel Insurance

Before I give you these tips, I want to know that the best insurance for any trip is to prepare your heart. While traveling with or without your […]
January 1, 2017

Why My New Years Resolution Is To Stop Saying “I’m Sorry”

A few years ago on New Years I resolved to do the Whole 30 Cleanse.  It was grueling but totally worth the pain. Last year I resolved […]