Five on Friday – July 7, 2017: Diaper Bags, Erin Condren, and Sick Toddlers

Happy July! We had a low-key, hot, and fun 4th.  Since our middle son turned 3 on July 5, we had a family celebration with cookie cake and presents.  It was my kind of no stress, no pressure party.  Since it’s a holiday week, here are posts from the week! Sick Toddlers Most of you… Continue reading Five on Friday – July 7, 2017: Diaper Bags, Erin Condren, and Sick Toddlers

10 Tips on Surviving the First Week at College

Last year, I discussed a few tips on how to be successful in the college classroom to get the grades to succeed [Here: Bookworm’s Classroom Tips for College Freshmen], in terms of what professors expect from students. Attending a university to get an education is an enormous decision. The first week on campus, for many students,… Continue reading 10 Tips on Surviving the First Week at College

8 Classroom Tips for College Freshman

 My day job includes teaching freshman writing; over the past five years, I’ve simplified a few key things that, while simple, are important for success in the college classroom.  If you’re headed out for your first time in the college classroom, keep these in mind (and please, please, don’t use the “my laptop exploded” homework… Continue reading 8 Classroom Tips for College Freshman

Summer Time and the Livin’ is Easy: Launch Party + Giveaway

Lipsense is on fire and has been feature on The Today Show and Instyle.  “Why are all Your Facebook Friends Selling Lipsense? Join the fun! We’re hosting a launch party this Friday on our Facebook page ! In preparation for our fabulous launch party on Facebook, we’re hosting a giveaway for the next 5 days.… Continue reading Summer Time and the Livin’ is Easy: Launch Party + Giveaway