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20 09, 2017

Natural disasters: what to do if your family is caught in a major earthquake

By | 2017-10-05T16:03:19-04:00 September 20, 2017|Family|Comments Off on Natural disasters: what to do if your family is caught in a major earthquake

Natural disasters: what to do if your family is caught in a major earthquake. If you've never experienced an earthquake, come find out what to do!

4 09, 2017

How to keep having good family fun time when summer ends

By | 2017-10-05T16:04:34-04:00 September 4, 2017|Family|Comments Off on How to keep having good family fun time when summer ends

As summer vacation draws to a close, and the kids go back to school, you're beginning to think about fun activities you can do as a family in the fall months. From hayrides to picking out a pumpkin, there are many activities you can do together, allowing a celebration of the beautiful colors of a [...]

28 06, 2017

Family vacations: why you need to vacation with family

By | 2017-07-17T11:26:28-04:00 June 28, 2017|Family, Travel|Comments Off on Family vacations: why you need to vacation with family

Family vacations are a must in life. If you didn't know this, summer's the best time to enjoy your family vacations, and travel. Kids are off from school for the summer, and adults need a break from their strenuous lifestyle. A survey has shown 59% of people plan to take vacations during the month of [...]

7 06, 2017

Mommy is a student: how mothers can balance college and home life

By | 2017-05-23T12:53:36-04:00 June 7, 2017|Family|Comments Off on Mommy is a student: how mothers can balance college and home life

Motherhood is a full-time commitment. Obtaining an education is also a full-time commitment. One of the most challenging things to do is balance motherhood and college. Oh, and to balance college and home life, too! Even though it may feel like a major juggling act, it is possible to balance the two. As long as [...]

31 05, 2017

Double or nothing: an infertile woman’s tale of pregnancy after diagnosis

By | 2017-05-23T12:54:24-04:00 May 31, 2017|Family|Comments Off on Double or nothing: an infertile woman’s tale of pregnancy after diagnosis

Infertility is like a dull ache in the pit of your stomach. A constant sensation of dread, knowing that no matter what you do, it never seems to make a difference. Always wondering about a pregnancy after diagnosis. Double or nothing: an infertile woman's tale of pregnancy after diagnosis Nine failed rounds of IVF proved [...]

22 03, 2017

Doing my best to raise my kids so they want to leave my nest

By | 2019-04-21T09:06:38-04:00 March 22, 2017|Family|Comments Off on Doing my best to raise my kids so they want to leave my nest

When you're someone like me, someone with depression and anxiety, it's easier to close myself off. Hide from the world. It's something I never want my kids to ever do. I'm doing my best to raise my kids so they want to leave my nest. Crazy thought, right? Not really. Let me try to explain.... [...]

15 02, 2017

Blossom Baby Expo for parents and the children they love

By | 2017-03-18T18:44:19-04:00 February 15, 2017|Family, Featured, Long Island|2 Comments

Blossom Baby Expo for parents and the children they love is coming to Long Island on February 26, 2017. I remember when I was having my first child, Little Miss. She was a total surprise, and I had NO CLUE what I was supposed to buy, let alone what the best of those something's were. [...]

26 09, 2016

Behind the Scenes: being okay with not being a bigger success

By | 2018-03-11T18:42:32-04:00 September 26, 2016|Family|Comments Off on Behind the Scenes: being okay with not being a bigger success

It's okay with me that I'm not a bigger success. I'm not sure people understand I'm a huge success where it truly matters, as a mother.

4 07, 2016

Our Independence Day is different this year

By | 2018-03-18T13:04:49-04:00 July 4, 2016|Family|2 Comments

Our Independence Day is different this year. It's not better, it's not worse, it's just different. We're celebrating my favorite holiday with a few changes.

8 06, 2016

What Disney Social Media Moms Celebration meant to me in 2016

By | 2017-11-09T09:55:10-05:00 June 8, 2016|Family, Travel|Comments Off on What Disney Social Media Moms Celebration meant to me in 2016

Disney Social Media Moms Celebration is an invite only event, but you still have to pay a conference fee. It's not FREE, but it is discounted. It's an invitation many of those in my industry would love to receive, but Disney can't invite everyone. Last year's invite shocked me to no end, as I'm not [...]

4 04, 2016

When sick gets real, Children’s Advil® gets The Boy back to school faster

By | 2018-03-25T18:57:33-04:00 April 4, 2016|Family|Comments Off on When sick gets real, Children’s Advil® gets The Boy back to school faster

I'm not sure why this happens, but when my kids' allergies start up for the season, they get fevers to go along with them. It happens almost every year. I blame it on the fact that here in New York, we go from snow falling one day, to 60 degrees the following day. Flowers open [...]

2 10, 2015

Behind the scenes with November Sunflower

By | 2015-09-30T16:45:53-04:00 October 2, 2015|Family, Featured|Comments Off on Behind the scenes with November Sunflower

Life as a writer isn't the easiest thing in the world. Most of us work from home, behind our computer screens, and rarely have physical interaction with humans that don't live in their home. It's a life I've come to enjoy, as most of my dearest friends are scattered across the country anyway! However, I [...]

18 05, 2015

Blogger Lounge featured Glamsquad at the New York Baby Show

By | 2016-08-30T21:26:11-04:00 May 18, 2015|Family, Featured|Comments Off on Blogger Lounge featured Glamsquad at the New York Baby Show

If you've never attended the New York Baby Show before, you're missing out. Seriously outstanding number of brands show up to share their very best-of-the-best products to parents, and parents-to-be. Never assume if you don't have a baby, you'll have nothing to check out. Plenty of vendors had goodies for kids in the single digit time [...]

10 05, 2015

Happy Mother’s Day from the sunflowers

By | 2016-02-02T09:31:54-05:00 May 10, 2015|Family, Featured|Comments Off on Happy Mother’s Day from the sunflowers

  Happy Mother's Day from the sunflowers I truly hope all of you are experiencing an amazing Mother's Day. The sunflowers, Mr. Sunflower and myself are having one of the most amazing Mother's Day weekends of all time. If you're following November Sunflower on social media, you know exactly why! Disney Social Media Moms definitely [...]

30 04, 2015

Perfect game when traveling this summer is This or That?

By | 2016-08-30T21:04:34-04:00 April 30, 2015|Family, Featured, Reviews|Comments Off on Perfect game when traveling this summer is This or That?

Who wants to get the perfect game to play when traveling this summer? You could be planning a car trip, or a trip that requires an airplane flight. It doesn't matter what kind of family traveling you're doing, or even if you've got a trip planned with friends, the perfect game when traveling this summer [...]

29 04, 2015

How not to announce to the kids they’re going to Disney Social Media Moms Celebration

By | 2015-04-29T08:32:06-04:00 April 29, 2015|Family, Featured|Comments Off on How not to announce to the kids they’re going to Disney Social Media Moms Celebration

It was snowing outside, and Little Miss and I had made the decision not to head out in the snow for her Hip Hop class. The Boy and Mr. Sunflower had left to go to Jiu Jitsu before the snow really got bad. Amazingly, this was on March 20, 2015. Yes, right before Spring officially [...]

5 04, 2015

Happy Easter to all of my community

By | 2015-03-29T13:46:53-04:00 April 5, 2015|Family|Comments Off on Happy Easter to all of my community

I wanted to take this opportunity to wish a very Happy Easter to all of my community. Thank you so much for your support, and your visits! Did you check out my really cute post about Easter traditions from around the world? If so, what did you think of what happens around the world around [...]

30 03, 2015

Autism Accepting Businesses are the goal of Missing Piece Awareness

By | 2015-03-30T14:06:29-04:00 March 30, 2015|Family, Featured|Comments Off on Autism Accepting Businesses are the goal of Missing Piece Awareness

I live in this world with two mainstream children. Autism isn't a reality my family of four has had to contend with, however we are directly affected by Autism. How can anyone not be? You may not be aware that you know someone with Autism, or that you know someone who has a family member [...]