Faithful Reflections: A Study in Pearls

Pearl in Shell

I have three blogs at this point and my heart’s desire is to return this blog to my original intent – the pure pleasure of writing and sharing inspirations I find in daily life. This is easier said than done when this blog has been live the longest and I get daily offers for sponsored […]

Launching a BRAND NEW blog!

It’s crazy but true. I am starting a whole NEW blog with a focus on media, apps, entertainment, my coursework, etc. It’s called.  . . . .  MamaLovesMedia.com This blog, Genesis Moments – A Writer’s Journey, will continue to cover any toy reviews or inspirational thoughts and beliefs about life while my new blog will […]

In Real Life at Social Media Mom Mixer 2012

Mom Mixer

This last Saturday, I joined women from around Philadelphia and beyond at the Social Media Mom Mixer atop the historic Hyatt Bellevue Hotel. This event was held on the 19th floor where we socialized in the lovely XIX restaurant,  put on by the forever amazing Colleen Padilla and Whitney Wingerd . I believe we were […]

Rosacea Facts with Dr. Doris Day, Part 1

I was given the awesome privilege of speaking with Dr. Doris Day at BlogHer in the Rosacea Facts suite. Below you can watch the first part in a 3 video series to see Dr. Day explain some of the side effects of rosacea and what to look for.

Hearing Kristin Davis’s Healthy Tips for Moms at Zarbees lunch

Zarbees Lunch

BlogHer seems like a lifetime ago now (a whole one week) but there is so much I experienced there that I still want to share. For example, I had a chance to meet the lovely Kristin Davis thanks to Zarbees and my amazing friend Beth who coordinated a very special Kimberly Hotel lunch for us all. The […]

BlogHer 2012: Bucket List Item #23 Complete

Hershey's BlogHer

BlogHer 2012 was a blast. Insane, crazy, fun, inspiring and exhausting and simply a blast. Every moment I was there was better than the next  . . .  until it was time to pack and then I sighed, consolidated, called the Hilton bell man and loaded up. But let’s go back to the beginning. When […]

Love My Smart Strip Power Saving Surge Protector & Animal Clips Cable Organizers

Cable Organizers

This last Spring, I won a conference pass to SheStreams in sunny Florida and decided to head down there for the weekend. It was lovely to go and meet all the fun people there. One of the products I learned about was the Smart Strip Power Saving Surge Protector. Much to my delight, I was […]

Cuddle Covers

Cuddle Covers 1

Cuddle Covers was a big hit in my house, in my car, under my daughter, under my dog. Yeah, it’s a keeper and that’s straight from the mouth of a budding teenager who I thought would be too old. And what I found out is: you are never too old for fun snuggles like you […]

Travel: What you will see as a Disney VIP

Whew, almost lost our friend Amy there.

  I was multi-tasking during this year’s Disney Social Media Moms Conference, thanks to the awesome Rayovac outlet centerpieces and despite the warning by the adorably hilarious Mary Ellen Hooper to turn off my cell phone, when somewhere off in the distance a voice broke through my conscious, halting my attempts to compose an semi-intelligent email on […]

Third Annual Food Blogger Bake Sale is Coming Up on April 28

2012 Food Blogger Bake Sale

This year, Bloggers without Borders is working in partnership with Share Our Strength’s Great American Bake Sale & Gaby Dalkin on this year’s National Food Blogger Bake Sale! With nearly one in five kids in America struggling with hunger, it has never been more important to increase access to feeding programs that can help kids […]