My 12-Year Old Self

Have you seen this video? It’s amazing … it’s a 32 year old guy who had, smartly, taped himself at age 12 talking to his future self. You have to see the whole thing to “get it” but it’s genius. It was featured on the Today Show and has garnered 2+ million hits. Not too shabby!

Anyway, after watching it I couldn’t help but think of my own 12-year old self … Continue reading “My 12-Year Old Self”


Careful, Momma …

This past Saturday while filming Maya and Daddy playing in the living room, I happened to catch an amazing moment on camera: Maya began walking! Our nearly four-month old peanut took her first (assisted) steps.

As you can see in the video below, she puts one foot in front of the other and holds her adorable self up as best she can. 🙂

To us, it was nothing short of amazing (especially since this child has no interest in rolling over, but has been trying to stand (assisted) for a good two months!).

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HALLS Refresh Giveaway!

A few weeks ago I was approached by HALLS to sample and review their new product, HALLS Refresh lozenges, and do a giveaway on my blog.

At first glance, I thought the tie-in with my personal “brand” was a bit out of left field, given the nature of my blog and the fact that I don’t really review too many products here.

But my contact said my blog came up in a “big search for product reviewer blogs,” … so naturally, I was flattered.

Plus, as someone who has been known to buy Halls when not sick (I’ve always loved the cherry flavor!) I figured, why not give this new product a shot?

Before I do my review, here’s some background on the product, per HALLS. Continue reading “HALLS Refresh Giveaway!”