KISS Tips for Easy Family Travel Planning

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The “Keep it simple and straightforward” version of the KISS principle is one of my favorite sayings. It’s my approach to practically every area of life…including family travel planning. That is why KISS was the first thing to pop into my mind when I was asked to share some easy family travel planning advice as part of a compensated MasterCard campaign. Family vacation planning has the potential to be stressful, but it Continue Reading

Dad-Approved Father’s Day Recipes

I polled some of my favorite dads to find out their favorite home cooked foods. To my surprise (not really!) there were no vegetables on the list. ☺ Below are the top eight: 1. Baked macaroni and cheese 2. Four cheese turkey lasagna 3. Easy Southern pan fried chicken Continue Reading

Don’t be fooled by the Crocs that I rock…

I was recently invited to attend the grand opening of the Crocs 34th Street flagship store in Manhattan. I was asked to check out the new store and to pick out a pair of Crocs to take home. I’ll be honest…my initial thought was: “I am not a clog wearer,” because the initial picture that came to my mind was the colorful clogs that are so closely associated with the Crocs brand. Although I have many friends that love Crocs Continue Reading

Ms. Most Organized

“You are the most organized person that I know” is a phrase that I have heard many times in my life. That statement is followed by the usual follow-up question “Were you born like that?” Yes and No. Yes in that I was born with a propensity to like order and a clear sense of how to get from point A to point B. No in that I’m only organized about people and things that I care about – not everything. As I tell friends, “I’m Continue Reading

10 Best NYC Family Events June 2014

There are so many great family-friendly events that are taking place throughout the five boroughs that it's hard to narrow down my picks for the "Best NYC Family Events June 2014". Personally, I'm most looking forward to celebrating my husband, father and father-in-law for Father's Day on June 15th. While on the subject of "Dads", did you see this cute, little video that has been floating around my Facebook Continue Reading