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Tips On How to Manage Cold & Flu Season {Infographic}

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This cold and flu season has been pretty mild on my family so far, but we all know that the danger zone is usually in the colder winter months. A few months ago, I was able to meet Dr. Tanya Altman to discuss some of the signs we should be concerned about with our children. [Read On]

Happy Thanksgiving!

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Happy Thursday and Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family! I hope you enjoy spending time with your families and friends! We have so much to be thankful for every single day,  so make sure you enjoy the day to the fullest! I personally am looking forward to my mom and aunts cooking as well [Read On]

Sunday Faves: The Best Man Holiday, Betrayal & A Brand New Store In Times Square


Life Thanksgiving: I am excited that thanksgiving is upon us! It is one of my favorite holidays for many reasons but mainly because I get to spend time with my family. (Plus all the extra willing hands to help with the kids while I eat a decent meal is always welcomed!) New Stores: a new [Read On]

What’s In A Name?

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One day when I was a young girl I asked my mom why on earth did she name me Schnelle? I mean all of my friends names were amazing. I was friends with a lot of Taras, Kims, Brittanys and a whole lot of Lisas. (Yes to the 80s babies!!) So I couldn’t understand why [Read On]

How Determined Are You?


I read an article the other day that had a profound effect on me. Maybe it will have the same effect on you. Here is an excerpt: “People want to start their own business or become financially independent. But you don’t end up a successful entrepreneur unless you find a way to love the risk, the uncertainty, [Read On]

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: B. Teepee & Magnetic Alphabet


 Holiday Gift Guide 2013: B. Teepee & Magnetic Alphabet When it comes to Christmas  gifts,  I know my limitations.  When it comes to finding gifts for people (outside of my kids who point at a TV or catalog and say “Ooh Mommy! I want That!”) I just can’t  it causes me all sorts of stress [Read On]

A Whirlwind 27 Hours, A Lifetime of Memories


I mentioned last week that I was going to Tampa for my cousins wedding last weekend.  The crazy part about it was that I would only be in Tampa for 27 hours! So you know I had to make the very best of every minute right?! My flight from NY was so good! After the [Read On]

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