It’s been an AMAZING month

As I look at the last four weeks … I have to admit I don’t think I could have packed more awesomeness in – if I tried. In a nutshell, Celebrate the Mommy Milestones launched locally in Fargo, ND and it resulted in a party that will go down as one of my Best Days Ever. Thanks to everyone for your comments, your emails, reviews and laughter  – you are priceless! Certain more Milestones are on their way!  ...

Hello world!

I can’t tell you how excited I am to launch this blog.  I have been working on this project since Katelyn was a newborn …and as I am planning her 7th Birthday party to happen two weeks from now, you can imagine I feel like this this post is well overdue. For those of you that know me, you are well aware I am not a Mom Expert … nor would I ever try to claim I know what I am doing in the world of parenting (or cooking or make-up or decorating).  Instead, I hope you would agree that I am a champion for making the best out of everyday situations and have a knack for finding reasons to celebrate, even if they (or I) am a bit smelly imperfect. As I write this, I can’t help think of one of my favorite quotes.  It comes from American poet, Mary Oliver from her poem, The Summer Day:  “Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” For me, I think it has something to do with discovering my Best Day Ever – every day. And laughing a lot … And wearing flip flops … yep, pretty sure that’s all part of my one wild and precious life’s plan. Looking forward to celebrating it with...