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]

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]

10 Tips for Massage Therapists and Estheticians

Tips for Massage Therapists and Estheticians

When I get a massage or a facial, which is 1) NOT ENOUGH and 2) USUALLY WHEN I’M ON VACATION, I want it to be goooood.  Here are some tips for the masseuses and estheticians in the world.  If you follow these tips and give great massages/facials, I guarantee your tips will be awesome! 1)   [Read On]

A Silicon Valley Mommy’s Wish for Mother’s Day


I don’t know about you, but recently life is feeling TOO BUSY!  My “To Do” list is out of control.  It’s seriously like 5 trillion things long.  I only have time for the “essentials” and the “nice to haves” just don’t get done.  Sound familiar? As a part-time working mommy (in the mornings) and a [Read On]