Lunch Box Giveaway Winner!


Thanks to everyone who entered to win these two very cool lunchboxes!    This cool earth-friendly colorful lunch box! Plus, a stackable Bento box kit that comes with a handy carry case plus silverware! So who is our winner?  Who did random.org draw???  The winner is…. Suzanne Harward from Scottsdale, AZ!!!   Winner drawn through random.org.  […]

Cool Back To School Stuff For The Whole Family


Today on the Your Life Arizona morning show, I shared cool back to school stuff for the whole family.  When it comes to back-to-school gear and foods, I have become a bit of an expert because I now have two seniors. With a senior in high school and a senior in college, we have tested […]

Back-To-School Lunch Stuff Giveaway Drawing!


Want a chance to win an earth-friendly kids’ lunch box and a super cool one for yourself or a teen/adult?  Then check out this giveaway drawing today. But first a little back-to-school personal mention. For my out-of-state readers, I know you are shocked every August when I blog about back to school since we start […]

My Heartfelt Message For Parents Moving Kids To Dorm


Can’t believe this short and sweet…or shall I say bittersweet…video below was shot three years ago!  That went by fast!  For those pensive parents about to move a beloved kid out of their familiar and loving home into a new and unfamiliar dorm room, this sweet memory of mine…and some encouraging words are for you!  […]

My Fellow Class of 2020 Parents…Senior Year Makes Heart Smile & Sob


Moms (and dads) of teens.  This is written for moms, but I sure have seen my fair share of emotional papas who find senior year to be bittersweet on their hearts, too.  Read this or bookmark this to read before or during your child’s senior year in high school. It just may be therapeutic for […]