Mom Voyáge – International Adventures of Motherhood

mom voyage

I participated in a Blog Blast on behalf of Mom Central for Urbini. I received information from Urbini to facilitate my post as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. I always wanted to be an international journalist. After I completed my Masters, I almost jetted off to Africa for a [...]

Budsies – Turn Artwork Into Life


A few weeks ago one of my New York mom friends asked me if I would be interested in turning some of Maximo’s artwork into real-life stuffed animals. HOW FREAKING COOL IS THAT?   Since Max really only takes the moderist approach to scribble all over my white leather office chair with pens, I figured [...]

5 Organic Baby Products for Mom and Baby


Way back many many years ago when Maximo was first born, I read a few articles about cancer-causing agents in top brand shampoos like Johnson and Johnson. They “claimed” they were going to remove them (in up to five years), but who really wants to take their chances on a newborn?  Well, in the last couple [...]

Flower Delivery To The Rescue! The Bouqs

the bouqs

I am not a girlie girl. Shocker. But sometime’s a girl needs flowers. Either from herself, a secret admirer, or dad, nothing makes someone feel special like seeing a box of roses show up on your doorstep. Or in my case, your doorman. Anyways, I have new obsession with The Bouqs so I wanted to [...]

Mastering the Vegetable Torte

vegetable torte

Seriously – it is just me, or is everyone just over-booked and busy these days? I remember always having something on the books, but lately I feel like it’s go go go. It took a rainy day at home to finally take the day to enjoy my favorite pastime – cooking! Yeah yeah, before you [...]