Category: My Blog

Survival Tips for the Unexpected Housewife

Life is hard. There is no doubt about that, especially when the unexpected hits you like a freight train and turns your entire life around. What makes it hard is If you have a husband and maybe a child to take care of in the mix. However, know you’re not alone, and you can get […]

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More Millennial Women Want to Be Housewives

There is a common gossip topic going around these days that pertains to millennials exclusively-that they are wanting to be housewives again after the generation before fighting to be seen as equal. This particular topic has piqued any peoples’ interest, and in turn those said people have come up with a ton of theories as […]

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Finding Time for Yourself

Taking care of children seems like an insurmountable task. Minutes alone are precious and sparse, but you can find small ways to extend your alone time. Most of my advice has to do with sleep and sleep schedules.   If your kid(s) have a designated nap time, use that hour to spend time as you […]

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Former City Finally Living Up to Its Potential

I lived in Poughkeepsie for much of the past decade, though I did eventually decide to sell my home and move to Stamford to increase my access and exposure to the greater NYC area. For several years, especially in the middle of the decade, I would tell people anybody who would listen that Poughkeepsie was […]

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How to Eat Healthy with Three Kids

Eating healthy is difficult for everyone. This is especially true for moms, who might want to indulge after a full day of stressful parenting. However, the eating habits you develop as an adult will be observed and picked up by your kids. It is important to set an example for how to appropriately address sugar […]

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Real Estate Commissions and Why They Suck

I’ve lived in my current home for almost ten years—a third of the way through our thirty-year mortgage. It’s a lovely home in a fantastic area of our town, and my husband and I have been able to create a wonderful place for our kids to grow up. The home sale happened so long ago […]

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Five Easy Ways to Reduce Household Waste

How long can you go without thinking about climate change? Some people can go several days without thinking about how the Earth is in danger. Personally, I can’t go more than a few hours without breaking out in a cold sweat. If you’re in the latter category, I feel you, sister. But what can we […]

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