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15 Tips for Successful Silent Auctions

I chaired our silent auction many times, and while I officially handed it off a couple of years ago, it will always be my “baby,” because I, along with an incredible team, managed to take it to the next level…

Saying No…

The word no can mean more time, more energy, more respect, more control, and eventually more self confidence…

A Letter To My 21-Year-Old Self

Take the trip, experience the things, but don’t make the rest of your life contingent on a checklist! Being tied down isn’t so bad…

Our Review of Kiwi Crates

If you’re a parent, you know the struggle at Christmas Time. While you want your kids to get all the toys on their little lists, you know that your house cannot possibly handle too many more before it actually bursts at the seams! My kids have EVERYTHING: thousands…

Navigating the Unexpected Journey from Working Mom to Stay Home Mom

One day my career was over. What could I do next? The choice seemed simple. I was going to stay home for a few months and try to come up with a side hustle that would help offset the lost income. How hard could this be? Can I smack my…

Honey Lemon Chicken & Asparagus: The Recipe that Hooked me onto Pampered Chef

I know I have shared a million times about how I have a little chef in the house! So when a friend threw a Pampered Chef Party on Facebook for a former mutual customer of ours and I saw their SUPER CUTE kid cooking sets, I thought “I know…