Colleen’s Corner

50 Things to Do on a Snow Day with Kids

Posted on by in Colleen's Corner, Family Fun

Well, we have started off the new year with our first big snowstorm and freezing weather here on the Northeast. It has been termed, “Bomb Cyclone” and while we all love a good snow storm once in a while, there are lots of parents (ahem, me) that just want to get these kids back to […]

Everything You Do Is Right Day

Everything You Do is Right Day!

Posted on by in Inspired Life

We all need one of these days, “Everything You Do is Right Day!” Well, today is your lucky  day. Give yourself a pat on the back for all the amazing achievements and accomplishments you have done already today. Today, March 16, 2017 is #everythingyoudoisrightday. Today is a better day than yesterday which was Everything You […]


5 Simple Tips for Creating the Life You Want (even when things aren’t easy)

Posted on by in Colleen's Corner, Inspired Life

It’s 2017 and it’s time for us all to move our lives forward and in the direction we want. I have written the 5 Simple Tips for Creating the Life You Want even when things aren’t easy. We all have challenges and hardships and sometimes life is really exhausting. I get it, I’ve been there. […]

parasailing with kids

Wellness is my Word of the Year for 2017

Posted on by in Colleen's Corner, Inspired Life

Declaring my Word for 2017: Wellness It’s that time of the year again– time to declare your word of the year! I just declared mine and this year it is Wellness.  I hope you’ll do it too, if you haven’t. It’s fun, trust me.  I’ve been doing this publicly for the past few years and […]

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Posted on by in Gifting Ideas

After being a mom now for 14 years and to four children, I am getting pretty good at this Mom thing, well sort of. My thoughts on Mother’s Day have also shifted over the years dependent on what stage of life I was in. We thought it would be fun to ask other moms out […]

Motivation for Moms!

Posted on by in Colleen's Corner, Good Parenting Tips, Inspired Life

On my last birthday, I got one of the best and most thoughtful gifts from two of my daughters. Molly (14) and Delaney (5) worked together and handed me a bunch of envelopes that I was instructed to open when appropriate. As a Mom, sometimes I am tired (ok, basically all the time), and sometimes […]

Scheduling in Family Fun Activities: Colleen’s Corner   

Posted on by in Colleen's Corner, Family Fun

I was recently speaking on a panel to other women who too are trying to manage the chaos with work and life. I shared one of my life hacks that spurred a discussion. As a busy woman with a family and a business, I do indeed schedule family fun activities. It is shocking coming out […]

My Word of the Year Is… : Colleen’s Corner

Posted on by in Colleen's Corner

I have declared my Word of the Year! Have you picked your word of the year yet for 2016? I have, and this year it is going to be….. FOCUS! So, when I go off on a tangent, which I tend to do, please bring me back. I know I have a “busy brain” and […]

Just Do It: Colleen’s Corner

Posted on by in Colleen's Corner

It’s that time again – a brand new year. YES! I always love a new year, as it causes me to reflect on the past year and look ahead to the future. And while I believe every day is a new opportunity for a new beginning, there is something special about starting a new year. […]

Gifting our Children Roots and Wings: Colleen’s Corner

Posted on by in Colleen's Corner

I remember when I was a young parent with “just” a baby. A friend with older children mentioned that his job was to give his kids “Roots and Wings”. I had always heard this expression, but its meaning never really sank in until I was a parent myself and I did some researching and I’m grateful […]

Read More

American Express, MasterCard, Visa, Discover, PayPal
Credit Card Processing
 Certified Women's Business Enterprise