*Mama * Editor * Lover of Coffee * Hello and welcome to my author page! I am the Digital Managing Editor for the Evansville and Owensboro markets. I have been an editor for eight years and I love digging out the gems of life for you to enjoy! Every day is truly a new adventure in this job - and we never encounter the same story twice. I enjoy writing about my parenting adventures, how to have a a healthy lifestyle, local topics, and anything else that tugs at my heart. I'm always happy to take your feedback, questions or concerns. Hope to hear from you soon!
Take a Peek Inside This Enchanting Treehouse in Newburgh, IN
Three years ago, before his kids were old enough to appreciate it, Brendon started working on a treehouse. And, not just any treehouse - a treehouse that is so spectacular I just might leave my home and move into it.
How to Request a Song in the ‘Last Letter Game’ [And Tips for Getting Rob to Pick Your Son…
Every Friday on the Rob's Radio Show, we play 'The Letter Game.' The gist of the game is that we have someone choose any old random song (that we might play) to start off the game. Then listeners call in and suggest subsequent songs - the only rule is that they have to start with the …
‘This is Me’ Art Project Proves Preschool is the Best Age
This morning, when I dropped my daughter off at her Pre-K class, she grabbed my hand and showed me her "This is Me" project. The kids were asked to visualize themselves and draw what they think they look like. OMG I about died! So cute!
These VHS Animals Who REALLY Want a Family Will Melt Your Heart
This morning, we roadtripped out to the Vanderburgh Humane Society to broadcast live. While we were there, I went around and snapped some photos of adoptable animals. Oh my gosh - there's nothing sweeter than a kitten patting at the glass or a doggie sticking her nose through the bars.
August is the New October – Join the Evansville Germania Maennerchor for Volksfest 2017
I gotta say, August makes me kind of sad. Kids go back to school and it's a reminder that summer is on its way out. Booooo! But, one thing that I absolutely love about August is Germania Maennerchor's Volkfest! We go every year and it reminds me why I love being a German
Warrick County School Corporation Offering Free Early Childhood Screenings for Ages 3-5
When my daughter was born, we were told she had a genetic condition that can cause developmental delays. We had no idea if she would always have to be in special needs classes and wouldn't know until she was old enough to complete a standardized test.
Travel Hack Made My Vacation So Much Better!
One of the things that stresses me out more than anything is vacation planning! So, my husband takes the reins and plans all of our vacations - right down to the itinerary. He does leave me in charge of ONE THING... food planning. It makes sense - I love to cook and do so at home almost every night.
Holiday Drive-In 101 – Complete List of Things to Take to the Drive-In!
To save my sanity (and maybe yours too) I put together a checklist of drive-in must haves so that next time I go, I can whip this baby out and I won't forget anything!
This Simple Text From My BFF Changed My Monday Morning!
My BFF moved to Louisville so we don't get to see each other or chat as much as I'd like. But, she just sent me a text that sums up our friendship and made my Monday!
Gymboree CEO Issues Note to Consumers About Closing Stores and Online Ordering
It sort of feels like the Ice-age out there. Huge chain stores that once "ruled the earth" are now becoming extinct faster than polar bears and black rhinos. The latest retail giant to announce a mass closure was children clothing chain Gymboree.
Are Birthday Gift Registries for Kids Helpful or Tacky? [POLL]
One of the conundrums I run into every year for birthdays and even Christmas is the question of - "what does she want" from friends and family. It's fair... we want to get loved ones something fun and usable for a gift. And, we want our gift to them to be special. I spend WAY too long…
Owensboro MLM Rep Asks the Loaded Question “Are Network Marketers Annoying?” Here are the …
What do people think are annoying about MLM reps? And how can they sell their products in a more effective way? The tri-state weighs in!