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So this is Motherhood- How to fend off a Mommy Meltdown

So this is Motherhood- How to fend off a Mommy Meltdown

Guest blog post by: Shannon Day We parents are more than familiar with the Evening Cyclone. It strikes weekdays between the hours of 4:00 and 8:00 pm. I’m not just talking about the mess.  I’ m referring to the routine involved in those hectic hours leading up to bedtime. I’m talking about the endless flow(…)

This is NOT your Grandma’s Pill Box

This is NOT your Grandma’s Pill Box

Travelling for work or vacation and need to take your pills or vitamins along?  Hate the look of those ugly pill boxes?  I certainly do.  I also dislike the way a pill box looks sitting on my kitchen counter and I am embarassed by one sitting on the table at a restaurant.  Not any longer!!(…)

Does Anyone Want to go with me to the Bathroom?

Does Anyone Want to go with me to the Bathroom?

It was a day just like any other.  I was crossing items off my to do list, when it hit me.  I have to go to the bathroom.  This somehow sent a magical beacon out into the LiBrandi stratosphere, informing my children that now is the ideal time to ask me the litany of questions(…)

Five Signs You’re a Mom

Five Signs You’re a Mom

In case having little children follow you around, calling you “mommy” or having food stains on your shirt or finding a DS game cartridge or odd barrette in your purse isn’t enough to help you fully grasp your momhood, here are some other signs that typically highlight the fact that we aren’t women living the(…)

Meet Keesha Beckford – Mom “Spot” Light

Meet Keesha Beckford – Mom “Spot” Light

Originally published January 2, 2014.  We are revisiting this blogger this month in a new spotlight. What one word best describes your current state of mind?  Frazzled What inspired you to begin blogging?  I blog because after years of dancing – taking class and choreographing, I found I was only mommy and dance teacher. I(…)

It all starts with ME! #ThisIsME

It all starts with ME! #ThisIsME

As a single mother of a teen age daughter, instilling in her the life skills to embrace life is a personal goal of mine.  I was raised by a single mother who was at every sporting event of mine, every awards banquet and stood behind ME through thick and thin.  She instilled in ME a strong sense(…)