You Can Handle It!

It’s MONDAY and a snowy one at that, but it’s yours, all yours! Well maybe not all yours if you have kids and they are off from school today. As soon as I woke up I was hit with the million dollar question “when can we go outside” and then asked every 5 minutes after that. So maybe today isn’t totally all mine, but if I hide for long enough a good part of today is mine. When working from home there is a very fine line that often gets blurred of how and when to get things done. My [Continue Reading]

Once Upon A Time with Jen Anderson

  Once Upon a Time, there was this amazing woman in my life. Her name was Madeleine, but everyone called her Dolly. She was one of those people that made every person she talked to feel like the center of the universe and she was my Grammy.  She always knew just what to say and what to do. She was the best listener, fun to be around, and thoughtful beyond measure.     Grammy’s wedding portrait with the wristlet created from her wedding gown.   Family was everything and she made the most of her time with each and every [Continue Reading]

WAHM: 10 Tips for Success

Do you ever  feel like you’re failing at everything? Do you feel like you’re short-changing yourself, your kids, your career, and your partner? Finding the balance as a Work At Home Mom (WAHM) can be challenging. In fact, it’s an ongoing challenge for myself, even though I’ve been doing it for two and a half years now. Since having my second child, I’ve found finding time to work more difficult– boy did I take a one-nap-a-day schedule for granted! I find myself feeling overwhelmed more frequently. As I started thinking about this post, I realized I haven’t been putting these [Continue Reading]