Typing My Heart Out in November: NaBloPoMo 2012


It’s that time of year again. November is National Blog Posting Month. Otherwise known as NaBloPoMo, it’s the time when bloggers everywhere commit to writing daily for the entire month. While NaBloPoMo actually does occur year round, November is the “birthday” of the event. (It’s sort of the lazy step-sister of National Novel Writing Month,… [Read More…]

Syndicated on BlogHer.com + an iPhone Update

So, my post about how I laundered my iPhone is syndicated on BlogHer.com today. I’m pretty excited because I’ve been featured on BlogHer.com but not syndicated. You can view the syndicated post here. (If you’ve already read the post it’s not all that different.) BlogHer’s mission is to bring women bloggers exposure, education, community, and… [Read More…]

How to Get Silky Smooth Legs in One Week


I’ve written several times on this blog about how much I love summers in Maine. And I do love them. As everyone else seems to be enduring 100+ degree weather, we are complaining about low 80s. (We like to complain about all of our weather here.) I have to admit, my one complaint about summertime… [Read More…]

I’m Featured on BlogHer.com today!

My post, 7 Tax Tips from the Wife of a CPA, is being featured on the homepage of BlogHer.com and in the Money topic as a BlogHer Spotlight today! I’m super excited. This is my fourth blog post chosen to be featured by BlogHer. It’s always nice to know that someone enjoys something you’ve written…. [Read More…]

5 Ways to Model Happiness for Children

happy girl

As part of the Life Well Lived Getting Happy panel, I was asked the following question: How do you teach the children in your life happiness? That’s a pretty deep question. In fact, it makes me answer the question with a question: Can you teach happiness? I mean, what is happiness anyway? Ask 5 people… [Read More…]