Diane is a professional blogger and nationally certified pharmacy technician with two teens, one husband and more pets than she will admit to. She has a bachelor’s degree in Microbiology but left her career in science to become a stay at home mom. Years of playing with Legos and coloring with crayons had her craving a more grown up purpose to her life and she began blogging full time. She currently deals with emotional tweens, suburban politics, and middle aged metabolism while sharing her opinions in an honest and down to earth fashion on her blog.
A drive through the typical suburban neighborhood show us perfectly manicured lawns, shiny new minivans and 2.5 children playing happily in the yard. Perfection, right? Well, only on the outside. Suburbia is also filled with financial issues, parenting mistakes, marital problems and a whole bunch of not so perfect stuff. [...]
This post has been brought to you by The Chore Buddy but all opinions expressed are my own. Picture this: It is 6:00 AM and I am sitting in my recliner with a much needed cup of coffee just trying to keep my eyes open. It is dark, quiet, and the children (thankfully) have another […]
Every time I go to the grocery store I am amazed at how many foods are pushed as ‘low in sodium’. You have everything from low sodium canned soups to unsalted crackers. Websites and cookbooks tell us how to reduce our salt intake and commercials tell us how bad sodium is for our blood pressure. […]
As we merrily roll into fall and plan our children’s Halloween costumes, I would like to remind you that there are only 64 days left until Christmas. Freak you out just a little bit there? As soon as Halloween passes us by, Thanksgiving is right around the corner and then all you have to do […]