Jul 082014
 
Giveaway: Win a pair of PRO Compression marathon socks

Compression socks are great to have on hand, whether you’re a runner, golfer, triathlete, or just on your feet a great deal. I wish I’d known about these back when I was pregnant and working full-time as a teacher! PRO Compression socks work by helping increase blood flow in your Read More

Jul 072014
 
Review: PRO Compression Marathon Socks #keepittight

My sister-in-law Emily has helped me out with today’s review. I was given the opportunity to review a pair of marathon socks from PRO Compression. Since Emily has been running more than I have lately and training for a half marathon coming up soon, I thought she could really benefit Read More

Jun 302014
 
Fire up that grill! It's a summer cookout round up. #july4th

We’re officially into summer! I don’t know about you, but after the rough winter we had, I’m enjoying this heat and getting outside every day. One of my favorite parts about summer is grilling with friends and family. Sometimes it starts as a scheduled party, but quite often the grill Read More

Jun 262014
 
Book Review: "Butterfly Stitching" by Shermin Nahid Kruse

I’ve been interested in Iran and its women since I was a little girl. You see, my mother was an exchange student there, before the Islamic Revolution of 1979 when the last Shah left for exile. I grew up with Persian art on our walls and Iranian biographies on our bookshelves. So Read More

Jun 102014
 
Review: Seventh Generation Diapers (#FreeYourBaby & win free diapers!) @seventhgen

If you’ve been following my blog for a while, especially since its conception, then you know I cloth diaper my son. We had been cloth diapering full time, but this spring things have changed a bit. First, I decided to use disposable diapers for all trips (it’s just much, much Read More