Practically Speaking

Quick Update

Hey Friends- Just a short note for you because it’s been a while since I’ve blogged. This year has been SO busy for me, which I’m extremely grateful for. Between my upcoming projects, travel schedule and my family, I haven’t had much time to write. I wanted to give you a quick update in case you […]

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Three Immodestly Dressed Women Walk Into a Church…

Being an outspoken woman of faith comes with it’s challenges. Most people think for me it’s about the entertainment industry and how I manage to maintain my moral integrity while choosing the right part or show to be a part of. While that can be challenging, I don’t think it compares to the scrutiny I’m […]

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Summer Cleaning

There’s nothing like spending 4th of July cleaning your house! To be honest, I was SOOOO happy to finally have time to do it this weekend that it was a pleasure, not a chore. I cleaned out my storage space, I mean garage, then headed to my bathroom for the overload of skin care products […]

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Our Mini Home Makeover: Before & After

Earlier this year, I decided to give our home a makeover. I wanted furniture that actually fit the size, style and architecture of the house.  The house we’ve been living in is a rental and we’ve been in it much longer than we ever expected. The challenge was to keep costs down and incorporate as much […]

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Your #DWTS Questions Answered: Part 2

Hey Friends! Based on last week’s blog, I think we all agreed that using the word “friend” or “supporter” in lieu of “fan” or “follower” is the way to go! A shout-out to commenter @Connyann who gave a great acrostic for the word FAN- Friend. Always. Near.- which is a fun way to think about […]

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Your #DWTS questions answered! Part 1

  Hiiiiiiiiiii!!!!!!!!! I’m so excited to get back to my blog. I’ve missed you all. It’s been almost 5 months since my last post and I’ve been itching to get some time to write again. If you’re new to my blog, I encourage you to go back and read old posts. You can learn more […]

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Who REALLY Runs My FB Page?

ME! Yup, I do. Not a personal assistant, not my publicist, not my agent or managers, not my kids, but me. Which means, I’m the one who reads your comments. Yes, I really do see them and read them even though I don’t respond to all of them. I mean, as much as I love […]

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Balancing It All Competition Winner

The Balancing It All competition has come to a close and MAN you women are talented! Your entries were absolutely incredible. I truly enjoyed seeing how unique and special each of your lives is. I was touched that your kids, husbands and sometimes pets even got involved too! While I did have to pick just one winner, I wanted to share some […]

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Balancing It All Competition: Week 3 Winner!

The Balancing It All competition continues to make me smile! Your entries keep rolling in, and I love seeing how many different things you all juggle in your lives — from homeschooling, to jobs, to husbands, children, caring for your parents, and so much more. Here are a few of my favorites from this week: I love that this mom […]

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Hello 2014!

I miss you all. I really do. I’ve had so much fun in 2014 with the media blitz for my new book “Balancing It All.” I’ve hit more press outlets than I thought I would and even though many of them came from controversy, I couldn’t be happier that it probably reached more people in all […]

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