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Make it A Habit in 21 Days

They say 21 days will make it a habit and thanks to the LISTERINE® Healthy Habits For A Lifetime Oral Care Challenge, I can promise you its true. When The Motherhood reached out about this project, I said yes because while my family has generally good oral hygiene, like most families there was definitely room for improvement on some of our habits.  Even better, it just happened that 4 of the 5 of us had >> Read More

How to Use Mouthwash for Healthy Habits

Every Mom knows its important to teach your children to brush their teeth twice a day.  I can’t remember not having this basic habit in place for myself or my children as basic hygiene 101.  But do you know how to use mouthwash for healthy habits or why flossing should be first?  I’ll be honest, flossing and using mouthwash are habits I’ve had to develop as an adult.  I’m not sure why they weren’t a >> Read More

Why are Girls (and Women) so Mean?

Girls, and women, are mean.  Don’t be shocked…you know that you’ve thought it, and perhaps even felt it personally too.  But why?  Why do women treat each other this way?   My daughter is in elementary school and unlike her brothers at any age, she shares every little detail of her day.  I’m saddened to see that as she grows, this conversation is increasingly focused on recounting unkindness she’s witnessed or been the child to >> Read More

How to Make a Family Favorite Recipe

Today we are talking about family favorite recipes for the grill. Thanks to the Motherhood and Costco, I am part of a project that aims to highlight family favorite recipes that you can make with pork. All month long different cuts of pork have been featured and for my week, it was pork tenderloin. When I learned about the project, it was easy to say yes because we have a wonderful recipe for a pork >> Read More

How to Make Dinner Divine

Got you with that title didn’t I? All joking aside, dinner is dismal if I don’t plan ahead and this week, I’m excited to join The Motherhood’s campaign in honor of National Pork Month (yes there really is a day, week, or month for everything!).  Why pork?  Because my kids always thought it was chicken and my husband and I were desperate for something other than spaghetti or anything made with ground turkey we weathered >> Read More