The Best Organizer In The World & Giveaway!

Best Calendar Organizer!

For many of you, summer is already here!  For me, it’s coming in two weeks.  So excited!!  Some people dread summer because the kids are home every day, but my kids are old enough now that they can pretty much entertain themselves.   If you aren’t there yet, stop having babies and you will get [Read On]

Holy Crap, I Just Moved To Germany!

My Mom was our first visitor!  Here we are at a fun beer garden loving our Pretzels & beer.

  Hey Guys!  I know it’s been awhile, but I just moved my entire family from California to Germany.  It was actually 8 months ago and I’ve actually re-written this blog post a thousand times as things have changed, but here it is.  Finally! Last year in May (ish), my husband came home from work [Read On]

Hilarious Video from Flight of the Conchords

It's Business Time

Happy Wednesday everyone. My husband just forwarded this video to me and it deserves its own blog post.  I laughed the whole way through.  After being married for a few years, is this how you and your husband discuss having sex?  It strikes a very similar resemblance to conversations in my home.  Seriously, it’s a [Read On]

Friday Favorites from Silicon Valley Mommy (April 5, 2013)

Quincy and I going out for our 14 Year Anniversary.  9-19-2012

Hello Everyone!  My kids have been on Spring break this past week, and it’s been AWESOME because we haven’t done much.  Lots of lazy days around the house in our PJ’s just chilling.  The house is a little bit messier that usual since the kids have been home all week, but it’s been so nice [Read On]

Friday Favorites From Silicon Valley Mommy (March 29, 2013)

Wine Glass Labels

I’m starting a new thing!   Every Friday, I will publish my favorite finds from around the web.  It might be funny pictures, great articles, inspiring stories, crafts, fashion finds, recipes, etc. etc.  It’ll be different every week.  I hope you enjoy them as much as I did.   Favorite Funny Math Clock Seriously, Kill me [Read On]

8 Fun New Ways To Dye Easter Eggs!

8 Fun New Ways to Dye Easter Eggs

If you haven’t gotten around to dying Easter Eggs yet this season, there is still plenty of time!  It’s easy, quick, fun & the kids love it!  You can pick up inexpensive dye kits at any grocery store for about $2.00.  We had a blast last night trying all these new techniques! ENJOY!   1. [Read On]

Brussel Sprouts To Die For

Brussel Sprouts To Die For

 Quincy’s Brussel Sprouts To Die For (Quick, Easy & Kid Tested!)   Please disregard the fact that the picture is on a cheap paper plate and you see our dirty fork. Unfortunately, I had a few glasses of wine last night and didn’t think to take a better picture.  BUT, regardless of the crappy picture, [Read On]

2013 Spring Fashion Must Haves!

(& A Nordstrom $50.00 Gift Card Giveaway!!) Have you started to notice the birds chirping and the flowers beginning to bud? Spring is coming! The good news is that we have longer days and warmer weather to look forward to. The bad news is that we’re only 3 months away from bathing suit season. Ugh. [Read On]

Cupcakes & Wine


  Hi Friends! I’ve been so neglectful of my poor blog lately!  I know you’ve been desperately missing my posts and I’m concerned about how skinny you are all getting.  I have to tell you – I’m shocked and flattered that you take my blog so seriously and that you’ve been so upset (about my [Read On]

Work From Home In Style with Stella and Dot — And a Great Giveaway!

The giveaway bracelet is the one on the far right

Have you ever thought about getting a job where you can work from home?  If you have young kids, fogetaboutit.  Just when you think you have a minute to focus, your kid is hungry or thirsty or neeeeeeeeds you to watch their thirteenth cartwheel.  The show just ended, the popsicle is dripping onto the couch [Read On]