16 Out of the Box Mother’s Day Gifts


Mother’s Day is not about the gifts, but it is nice when we get a little gift of appreciation. It doesn’t have to be big, but it can be :) We just don’t want a vacuum cleaner, blender, mixer (some may but many of us don’t). I compiled a list of out of the box gifts to give that special mom in your life. We all love the chocolate, spa gift certificates, manicure/pedicures but here is a list of gifts beyond the given.

My Mother’s Day Musing


I never realized how closely my heart is entwined in the hearts of my children until recently. My son was really sad about an incident at school (his best friend from school moved and he felt lost without him) and it broke my heart thinking about him being so sad.

Mother’s Day Gift Guide


What moms really want for Mother’s Day is not the expected chocolate, flowers, jewelry and clothes. Those are great but really there are other things that we would love even more.

MOMS NIGHT OUT Coming to Theaters May 9, 2014


Last night I got to see an early screening of the movie Moms’ Night Out. Releasing on May 9…Mother’s Day, Moms’ Night Out is directed by The Erwin Brothers and produced by Kevin Downes, Jon Erwin, Andrew Erwin, and Daryl Lefever with Executive Producers, Patricia Heaton and David Hunt.

Tiles and Smiles

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I recently had the opportunity to work with Brian, the owner of Tiles and Smiles. Tiles and Smiles is known for their photographs on tile…a unique way to display your photographs.