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 Cooking From Scratch post is sponsored by Pillsbury and My Blog Spark but all opinions expressed are mine alone. My kids have more activities to keep them busy than I can keep up with. Every day after school we tackle homework and whatever extracurricular activity is scheduled for that evening. Occasionally that means my […]
This post about how to rent textbooks is sponsored by CampusBookRentals but all opinions expressed here are my own. Every year my husband and I try to tuck away a small amount of money into a college fund for our kids. College tuition is not cheap and I have less than 5 years before my […]
Ever since my daughter was little she has had the occasional digestive complaint. Seeing as I myself am constantly battling this issue and my dad has Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) I figure there is a little bit of genetics going on here. Digestive health is an issue that I have discussed with her on several […]