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. [...]
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 […]
As a mom, I spend an awful lot of time taking care of others. Whether it is sewing on a Girl Scout patch for my daughter, driving my son to tennis, or ironing my husband’s work shirts, every day is filled with chores that need to be done. Some days, I get tired of taking […]
Over the past couple of years, my house has slowly become inundated with clutter and my primary goal for the next month is to focus on home organization. Let me just say flat out that I am NOT Martha Stewart. There are no labels on my cabinets or color coordinated storage boxes for each of […]