got a facelift


I am very thrilled to introduce you the new look of had a very much needed facelift a while ago, at the beginning of February. Many structural improvements came along with that facelift. I have been working on those updates and revisions to make it easier for my readers access what information they needed since … [Read more...]

My life without Facebook


I deactivated my personal Facebook account more than a year and a half ago. We were on vacation. Wi-fi was only available in our hotel lobby and nowhere else. I preferred to sacrifice social media for a week, instead of soaking the sun on the white sand beach on my vacation. After 3 days, I realized something that blew my mind. I was still … [Read more...]

My “The Blog Workshop Online Conference” experience


I've attended my very first blog conference, The Blog Workshop Online Conference, this past weekend. I was at home, enjoying the rare and beautiful sunny weather in Chicago with my family during the day and attending the conference in the evening from my laptop. I attended the conference in my office, in the living room and even in the backyard, … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Blog Party 2013 #UBP13


If you are stopping by from The Ultimate Blog Party 2013, welcome to Practical Mama blog. This is my first year at The Ultimate Blog Party 2013 and I am looking forward to meeting other moms and bloggers, and mommy bloggers and reading your blogs. I am a working mother of a boy (almost 8 ) and a girl (5). I live in the windy city, Chicago. I … [Read more...]