The BEST Camp Giveaway EVER!!

So either you had visiting day or going this weekend… I leave today! I can’t to see Zach, it has been a month. Crazy! Anyway I decided to put together this awesome giveaway so I can give you a great summary of what visiting day is 2014. Is it Private planes dropping candy from the […]


Finally, A Chic Divorce Party!!

So you’re divorced. You have written the profile, worked the JDate circuit, maybe tried Tinder for a one night stand. You’ve played the field, you know what is out there. Many of my divorced friends will say, “I just want to meet a nice, cool, NORMAL guy.” A person that doesn’t lie or post […]

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The Jews Keep on Running

On your mark, get set, Grab your beach carts, coolers, fitbits, beach chairs, blankets, tents and kicks. It is almost time for another year of “The Running of the Jews”. (if you did not read my article last year, do it now (click here to read my article from last year). It is a MUST […]

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July 4th Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp Bars

I was trying to figure out what to bring to a July 4th party today. Every year I normally make cake balls which are a crowd pleaser and never a let down. This year I figured since I joined the CSA and received strawberries and rhubarb for the past three weeks I would use them […]

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The Departure of the Camp Bus

This past week has been total lunacy. Between the kids home, last-minute shopping for camp, haircuts, ortho appointments and dentist appointments it has been crazy and chaotic. And, it didn’t help I got a brand new puppy last week  that I want to kill at night. But I won’t delve into that and complain because […]


3 Days Before The Camp Bus Leaves

It is 3 days before the camp bus leaves. Unlike maybe some of you, I am not anxious, I am not downing bottles of wine or taking xanax thinking about Zach leaving me for 7 weeks. I am excited for him to go. It is an endless party of sports, swimming, hiking, eating whatever he […]


3am with Amy Selling – June 23rd

It’s 2:55am, where am I? In my car. Can you believe it? ITS 3AM AND I AM IN MY CAR!!! Why? Because I can’t bear to listen to the dog cry for one more minute. Day 7 and the dog HATES the crate. Hate is an understatement. The screaming, crying and pawing to get out […]


The Miracle Of Challah

A few weeks ago, my friend Terri called to ask me if I was interested in ordering challah. I wasn’t sure what she meant by “ordering” challah. Terri explained that once a month she gathers a bunch of friends and takes orders for this extraordinary challah. Terri then has a pickup time in which you […]

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Adults can be campers too!

Six months ago I received a Save the Date for a 40th Birthday Party.  I love 40th Birthday parties. I read somewhere that the forties are the best years of your life. I will be 40 in 7 months. I am not counting down. When I got the invite I smiled from ear to ear. […]


The Goodie Guide to Trader Joe’s

Trader Joe’s is one of my favorite markets. The prices can’t be beat and they have lots of great finds. I think everyone should have a guide to the goodies at Trader Joe’s. It is the kind of store you walk into and have no idea what to buy. Not because their items are so […]

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Lulu’s Ultimate Father’s Day Gift Guide 2014

Here we are again! Father’s day is around the corner….have you thought about gifts? Are you too busy with the end of the year craziness to worry about Father’s Day at this moment? Well, it will be here before you know it so I figured maybe I could help you with a gift decision! No man […]


3am with Amy Selling – May 31st

It’s 3am – instead of this fox screaming, I have the parrot jungle outside of my window or maybe 30 hummingbirds. When I moved from the city to the suburbs I didn’t realize I was moving to the zoo. These are my thoughts:   First thing I did was check Facebook at 3am, not sure […]

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Camp Packer for Hire

It is 30 somethng days until the camp bus leaves. What have I done to prepare? Nada…yet. But that is me. Every week I say I will print out the list, go through Zach’s clothes from last year and see what still fits him and figure out what he did not bring home from last […]


3am with Amy Selling – May 23rd

It’s 3am. There is a fox outside of my window screaming like a lunatic. These are my thoughts If one ever wanted to know what the fox says, they should spend a night in my bedroom since one lives in my backyard. I still haven’t packed one person in my house and we are leaving […]