12 Back-to-School Vegetarian Recipes That Moms & Kids Will Love!

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Its August already, which means there's less than a month before school re-opens, and my mind is already stirring with what I am going to pack for my daughter's lunch every day! As every parent knows, kids like being surprised, and they like getting different food for lunch every day, yet they are not very receptive to change, so its an oxymoron, and a very difficult situation for a mom to pack … [Read more...]

I Love BJ’s New Dine-In Order Ahead Mobile Feature!

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“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and BJ’s Restaurants, but all my opinions are my own. #DineInOrderAhead #pmedia http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” If you are anything like me and my hubby, you definitely like trying out new places to eat, and then maintain a lost of favorites that you visit every other weekend, or at least a month! … [Read more...]

7 Summer Makeovers to Refresh Your Home

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Are you bored with the look of your house and need a refresh to reflect the warm and beautiful weather outside? And are you looking for DIY tips that will help you achieve a new look without breaking your bank? Then you've come to the right place, because I'm sailing in the same boat as you, and in a need to get a new look out of my home, I have outlined the top ideas and inspirational tips that … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Re-Connect With Your Family At Meal Times

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Do you feel you know your husband and kids well? and by knowing, I don't mean just knowing their likes and dislikes, I mean really knowing what they are made of and being able to read their minds without saying a word. Do your kids talk to you on their own, or do you need to coax information out of their mouths? Are the family conversations limited to one-word answers, or is everyone so much into … [Read more...]

MyHomeTownGuide – 5 Best Places To Eat In The SF Bay Area

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How Does Your LEGO Family Look Like?

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I am sure all of you have started buying Christmas presents and started making Holiday cards to send wishes to friends and family. I know people don't have much time in this cyber-age, and everything is done online, but I still prefer making my own cards and mailing them to family. However, when I was asked to review this quirky and cute software to make your own LEGO Minifigure Family Holiday … [Read more...]

5 Fabulous Foodie Gift Recipes For The Holiday Season

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Holidays are all about caring, sharing and having fun with friends and family. And the other thing that is even more fun is buying gifts for your loved ones. And though we buy presents for the kids to fulfill their wishes, there is nothing more fulfilling than making your own gifts. Adding that personal touch is what makes gift exchange meaningful and memorable. Being a foodie, it’s traditional … [Read more...]

4 Fun Ideas For Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining

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I love the Holiday season, because it gives us a reason to mingle with friends and family, and even make new friends, something that we tend to neglect in our super-busy lives! But with a full-time job, and 2 kids to dote upon at home, I can rarely find time for myself. In fact, I seriously cannot remember when I had a long conversation with my husband – these days, our chats are barely 2 minutes … [Read more...]

Fresh & Easy Cheese Enchiladas

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Its no surprise that time is a luxury when you have a full-time job and 2 kids fighting for your time and attention as soon as you get back home! So even a cook like me finds it hard to make elaborate or gourmet meals during weekdays. That's why I jumped at the opportunity to try and review a new alternative in ready-made meals. Fresh & Easy, the up and coming grocery outlet has recently … [Read more...]

A Working Mom’s Guide to Stress Management

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As a mother of a pre-schooler and a newborn, I know I often feel the need to just sit back and relax, but even that feels like a luxury these days! But am I complaining? definitely not, because I have carved my life to be happy with 5 hours of sleep at night, and enjoy the rest of the day with my little one and my family, finding time to squeeze in some relaxing activities that help me enjoy this … [Read more...]