Teri Cettina

Teri Cettina

Writer Teri Cettina is a mom of two.

    Posts by Teri Cettina

    How To Survive A Remodeling Project

    Shannon and Matt Cherry of Albany, New York, know a thing or two about the stress of renovating a home. In addition to dealing with anxiety over money, mess and making the right decisions, the Cherrys were also about to become first-time parents. Shannon was pregnant with twins, and the top floor of the Cherrys' 1853 brownstone – with a new … [Read more...]

    The Lazy Person’s Guide to Housekeeping – Save Time And Money

    When friends visit our home, they often tease my husband and me about being compulsive housecleaners. While it’s true that we like having a tidy home, we probably spend less time cleaning our house than do most of our pals. Our secret? We’re a little lazy. We’re just not interested in spending hours dusting, vacuuming, mopping and putting things … [Read more...]

    The Secret to a Stronger Marriage – When You Put Your Relationship With Your Partner First, It Can Benefit You And Your Kids

    Novelist and screenwriter Nora Ephron once wrote, “When you have a baby, you set off an explosion in your marriage, and when the dust settles, your marriage is different from what it was.” My husband, Greg, and I sure felt a big shift. After our two girls were born, our otherwise strong marriage faced more than a few battles – and a lot of just … [Read more...]