RHODE ISLAND ROAD TRIPS: EAST PROVIDENCE TO BRISTOL

Today’s post about one of my favorite scenic road trips in Rhode Island has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are, as always mine alone.  #RoadTripOil #CollectiveBias Being a stay at home/work mom means that I, obviously, spend a lot of time at home. Somedays I feel like the soundtrack of my life should begin with Etta James singing Don’t Get Around Much Anymore. But when cabin fever strikes, or my kids are having a…

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TELEVISION APPEARANCE TIPS

Today’s post where I share some TV appearance tips has been compensated  by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are, as always, mine alone. #MyBoldMoments #CollectiveBias As a lifelong musician, I’ve been performing since the third grade. Being on stage never seemed to shake me. But when I landed a gig on television as a morning television host, my eyes were opened to a whole new dimension of confidence and performing. For when there is a camera in…

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A WEEKEND AWAY – INN AT MYSTIC

Parenting is really hard.  Especially when you have two kids that are ages 1 and 3.  Of course, people tell you how hard parenting is, and you never listen.  You think it’ll be different for you.  You’ve got it under control.  Well, you’ll find out just like I did, that assertion is 100% completely and utterly incorrect.  And here’s the real issue, if you and your spouse don’t make time for ONLY each other, no only will parenting become even…

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HOW TO MAKE A TREAT CAT TOY WITH A TOILET PAPER ROLL

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #LitterOdorRevolution #CollectiveBias The longer I have children and pets, the more I appreciate the similarities of being a pet owner vs a parent. Both kids and pets have abundant unconditional love, can cheer you up on your most low days, are dependent upon me for things like food and water, and both (as of this moment) need our assistance when it comes to…

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HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY

Happy Fourth of July! How are you spending the day?  Tall Dad is working this morning, and took our little lad into work to munch on some red, white and blue sprinkled donuts!  My little lass napped this morning while I tackled some much overdue work, and I got to tune into some of the Bristol Fourth of July Celebration!  (ps — it was established in 1785, and is the oldest continuous celebration in the United States, and takes place…

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