I know you’ve all been dying to hear about our recent trip to Disneyland. Sorry to keep you waiting, but this past week was insane! I swear, it felt like we tried to pack an entire summer into 8 days. We hit up Disneyland, the San Diego Zoo, had my sister and her family over for game night and went to my moms for a family BBQ and swimming. Not to mention dance classes, preschool and work too! I don’t know how I survived, but I think still being on a Disney high helped.Continue Reading
Are you guilty of being a distracted driver?
I know I have been. It’s hard to say out loud, but it’s good to get it off my chest. Distracted driving is no accident.
Driving is about getting from one place, to the other. Not about blasting your music loudly, being cool, texting, or catching up with friends.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Auto Alliance want to increase awareness about the risks of distracted driving, and the Decide to Drive campaign aims to empower drivers and passengers to speak up about distracted driving. They also want to help continue the conversation at home, work and play, and reduce distracted behaviors behind the wheel.
Here’s something I bet you didn’t know, “According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), of the nearly 33,000 roadway fatalities in 2012, there were 3,328 fatalities and approximately 421,000 injuries in distracted driving-related crashes.” Crazy right? And you may think it’s just texting and driving, but you’d be wrong, so many things can contribute to a distracted driver. Here are a few tips to help you be a more attentive driver;Continue Reading
Mother’s Day is in one week. ONE WEEK! Do you hear me? If you’re still scrambling to find something wonderful to show mom how much she really means to you, maybe you could try breakfast in bed… after letting her sleep in for once, yes? If you’re looking for something to really wow her, how about you try my secret family recipe for the tastiest little pancakes you’ve probably never tried?