Category Archives: Here’s What I Think

Battle Identity Theft with Fellowes #IDSafetySeason

This post was created in partnership with Fellowes. All opinions are my own. Shortly before the holidays, I was asked by Fellowes to review their 73Ci shredder. This could not have been more timely: since our spending habits increase significantly … Continue reading

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Thor: The Dark World in theaters today!!

Disclosure: my family and I were invited to attend a pre-screening of Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World by Disney Pictures. All opinions are my own. MARVEL STUDIOS’ Thor: The Dark World hits theaters today, November 8th! The adventures of the … Continue reading

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Brandon’s Disney Favorites

During our trip to Orlando two weeks ago, we were discussing our top six must-do attractions. Our time in the parks was limited during this trip, so we had a “To Do List”, and were hoping to be able to … Continue reading

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The Minions are back!! Despicable Me 2 is in theaters NOW!

Disclosure: Universal Pictures invited me and my family to a pre-screening of Despicable Me 2. As always, all opinions are my own. Have you gone to see Despicable Me 2 yet? No? What are you waiting for?! The much-anticipated sequel … Continue reading

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Family and Delivery Man

Disclosure: I was chosen by Disney Pictures to be one of 533 bloggers to promote Delivery Man. The opinions indicated above are my own. I’m the kind of person who believes that when it comes to family, the bigger the … Continue reading

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High school bandmates grow up and do cool things

When I was in high school, I was in band for four years (and I don’t remember a lick about how to play the clarinet, or read music, but that’s not important right now). Even though I was not involved … Continue reading

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For Boston

I am a runner, and yesterday’s tragic events during the Boston Marathon have affected me to the core. I know what it’s like to be that runner, to push yourself to finish a race when you’ve got nothing left. To … Continue reading

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Perplexed about Child Pageantry

Inspired by Unknown Mami’s post at Mamas Latinas (congrats on the new gig, amiga!), I wanted to write my feelings on children’s pageants. While I am the mother of two boys, I’m still a parent, and I cannot imagine dressing … Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom

Earlier today, my doctor pointed out a harsh reality: we never really stop worrying about our kids. It’s not just 18 years of dependency, but a lifetime. (Yes, I was aware of this before, but it’s even clearer when someone … Continue reading

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Wear it, or Live it?

My coworker is getting married in August and wants to get her husband a fancy shmancy watch as a wedding gift. She showed me a picture of the Rolex Daytona, and while it is absolutely stunning, if I had that … Continue reading

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