Curly Mom

Our Day at The Idea Museum {in pictures}

If you haven't been here yet, please add this family-friendly place to your list of "must visit"! Recently, I took my two kids to play, explore and learn at The Idea Museum in Mesa, AZ. Not only is it reasonably priced, it's safe and engaging for ages 6 months old to early teens. Check out… Continue reading Our Day at The Idea Museum {in pictures}

Curly Mom

In The End, It’s Just Stuff

Our family is spending the weekend clearing out my grandparents house. Granddaddy passed this summer and Grandma moved to an assisted living home. She is in a private, one-bedroom apartment, so we really had to scale back how much she could bring with her. When you’ve been married for 68 years and lived to be… Continue reading In The End, It’s Just Stuff


3 Ways An Introvert Can Fake Public Speaking

I just spent the last three days attending two important conferences downtown, Phoenix Start Up Week and Digital Summit Phoenix. I listened to speakers like Governor Ducey talk about the impact of small businesses and a digital marketing genius who broke down why we should all take marketing cues from the queen herself, Beyoncé! I… Continue reading 3 Ways An Introvert Can Fake Public Speaking

Curly Mom

Not Quitting Whole 30 Nor My Curl Journey

Yesterday was Day 16 on my #whole30round2 journey so I was annoyed, over all approved snacks and really missed sugar in my coffee. But I’m not quitting!! Things got better because I had a great spiral zucchini faux pasta dish my dope husband made. Then I looked in the mirror after pulling my hair up… Continue reading Not Quitting Whole 30 Nor My Curl Journey

Curly girl, Parenting

Raising Our Introverted Daughter

So both of my children have beautiful curly hair, want a dog and love music, but that is where the similarities end. The older they get, currently ages three and six, the more their personalities emerge as polar opposites. “I don’t know what’s wrong with these kids. One is super sensitive and the other just… Continue reading Raising Our Introverted Daughter