One of the things about growing older is that you’ve had time to figure out what works for you and what doesn’t. I have figured out that I really like to be all alone and in the quiet. This is really bad because it’s summer and I have two very loud children. They are so …

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This post is up on Huffington Post today…they edited it a bit. Here is the REAL version;   As our New Year’s Resolutions start feeling a little more like crap we won’t do again this year, I thought it might be helpful to think of how we can actually bring more balance into our lives …

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I have a post up on Scary Mommy today that I wrote in December when I was trying desperately to find little blips of joy throughout some chaotic days! Today, I will enjoy my life. Even when I have to rush around getting ready for work and getting kids out the door; packing lunches, signing checks, …

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This year, the stress I have created for myself over the holidays has made me want to hide in a pile of laundry, guaranteeing that no one will ever find me. I don’t know why I wait until the last minute to do it all, but I do. Something in me must like the drama. But I do …

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  “My mad at you!” My two-year-old says to me. She crosses her arms and deep grooves appear in her forehead. And what in the world is she wearing? She does look mad, actually. Adorable, but mad. “Why are you mad at me, sweetie?” “You working!” “You are mad at me because I’m working?” I …

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My husband started building his company, Walden Hyde, oh, probably since birth. But, I have been along for the ride for a few years now. Being the spouse of someone starting their own business is amazingly challenging. Like, one of the hardest things I have ever done. But I believe in what they are doing, …

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