Kate is a working mom who is constantly trying to balance the chaos of a full-time advertising career with caring for her twins. She is a New York transplant who’s fallen in love with the CT shoreline she now calls home. Kate lives by the beach in Fairfield with her husband and boy/girl twins. When not working or chasing her kids you can find Kate sweating it out at a Bar Method Class or watching reality TV with wine in hand! Having it all may be a myth but Kate is trying her damnedest to live a balanced life. She hopes you can relate as you follow along on her crazy journey through motherhood!
A family eating dinner outside.

Family-Friendly Outdoor Dining Spots in Fairfield County

After a long winter and a cool spring, we are finally starting to see temperatures rise! Summers in Connecticut are so special. They are the prize we all graciously receive for ending the cold,...
A sick family sitting on the couch.

Could It Be That I Miss Masks?

I sit here writing this in a mountain of tissues, sipping my hot tea. I’m sick, again, and I know masks are to blame. Like many of us, I’ve had a love-hate relationship with masks...
A family walking through an airport.

Take the Trip

Take the trip! I don’t mean to come off as callous or reckless. I’m sure I’ll catch hate from both sides of the debate as COVID-19 precautions have become a hot-button topic in this country. My...
iKeep Yoga

iKeep Yoga…The Pants I Keep Coming Back To

When asked if I wanted to take a pair of iKeep yoga pants for a spin, I thought, why not? As a yoga enthusiast, work-from-home professional, and mom of two, I have plenty of...
sports debate

The Great Sports Debate

When we first had children, I had no idea how many decisions we’d be making. It’s constant! Now that my twins are in first grade and their interests are growing, we are always asking the...
skincare products

Skincare Tips and Products for Tired Mom Skin

I have always been interested in beauty and skincare dating back to high school. Sadly, when I look in the mirror today, I no longer see the soft, wrinkle-free face of a 16-year-old!  During the...

Raising Multicultural Children…The Best of Both Worlds

This summer marks the 54th anniversary of the Loving v. Virginia Supreme Court decision, one that many people may not be familiar with yet holds a special significance for my husband and me. On...
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Say Yes to the Suit

To me, bathing suit shopping used to evoke equal parts excitement and terror. I love a good, fun, flirty suit. I love choosing a bright color or a lively pattern. I love how a...
book lists

Books Your Kids Will Love More Than Their Screens

I think we can all agree that monitoring screen time is important. In a pandemic, however, all rules have gone out the window! I’ve purchased my twins some new books as an alternative to...
A date night without leaving your couch + giveaway.

A Great Date Night Without Leaving Your Couch {+GIVEAWAY}

I LOVE dining out. I am constantly researching the best new restaurants around Fairfield County in hopes that one day my husband and I will get there. These days, however, our meals mostly include...