The Solution for Overcoming DIY Overwhelm


Do you ever look at the bare wall in the den, that tired and sagging couch, or those tatty tablecloths, and feel absolutely overwhelmed by the thought of tackling any of them? Which one do you start with? And then once you’ve decided, how do you know which steps, instructions or advice to follow? Just […]

DIY & Creative Resources for the Busy Mom


I’m not much of a DIY or crafting person… not because I don’t have a creative side, but because I lack the time to learn all the nuances that go along with doing it yourself. That was, until I discovered this awesome deal with all the resources I could ever need. Looks like I’ll be […]

Why Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis Are My Favorite Celebrity Parents

Ashton Mila Quote

I was doing some internet research {ok yea, you got me… I was on Facebook… haha} and came across this article on Yahoo! Celebrity where Ashton Kutcher is praising new mom Mila Kunis for her awesome parenting. Awww, so cute. BUT, that’s not why they’re my favorite celebrity parents. This is: “Yes, it’s just the […]

What Will You File Away For 2015?

what will you file away for 2015?

The start of a new year is always so exciting because January 1st is the day we wipe the slate clean… or do we?? One of the biggest mistakes I see people make is lacking intention in the way they approach the new year – and without intention we’re basically flying blind. Don’t bring 2014 […]

The 2015 Blog Action Planner


I’m a fan of planning. It’s one of my favorite things to do. Like, I could plan all day – and then some. Of course, I have to remember to take some action on my plans, but I notice that I accomplish much more when I have a plan. So, when I started blogging I […]

Behind the Scenes: My HuffPost Live Debut

Carin Kilby Clark on HuffPost Live

When I submitted my post, Three Ways I Regularly Invade My Teenager’s Privacy, I had no idea of the possibilities. I didn’t know that this would be my first ‘viral’ post. And I surely had no idea that it would lead to my first on-air appearance. The article has 3.4k likes and 600+ shares. I’m […]