In a world where you can be anything…

JUST BE YOURSELF! This multi faceted world needs the thing that makes YOU come alive, that gift, that talent, that uniqueness that makes YOU who you are. You were exclusively designed and fashioned into this fabulous being and the sooner you stop caving into what you think the world needs is when you will shine…

The Fairy Bag

One of the things I love the most about my daughter’s bedroom is the nostalgia that erupts when I open her drawers. One is filled with stickers, notebooks, markers and glitter and another lip gloss, nail polish, fragrances and more while her dresser is home to many jewelry boxes and bracelet racks. It takes me…

How to Avoid Fast Food, Get Healthy & Save Money in 5 Easy Steps!

Lots of days we have that urge to grab the next unhealthy meal staring us in the face. You know, the one where you just drive through, order, pay and pick up. Sounds easy enough, right? Here’s how to avoid that! Meal plan. Grocery shop for everything needed for the meals for the week. Place…

Bath Time | Most Favorite Time of the Day

This is possibly the most favorite time of the day for everyone in my house, myself included. Now that I have a 10 month old, she loves to splash around in the big garden tub, tries to climb out and chews on every bath toy. I recently found her trying to drink the water directly…

Compassion through a 7 year old lens…

Each of my children have brought with them something unique and each of them give me something to be thankful for each and every day. If there ever was an award for most compassionate, it would go to the 7 year old, who makes me lucky enough to have him call me mom. It was…

Cleaning Tips

I get the question often, “How do you keep your house clean?” So much so that i decided to make a blog post to answer the question: 1) Get the kids involved- Many of the messes made actually stem from them making it. Once they have an idea of the amount of work that goes into…

What are you thankful for?

In light of everything that is transpiring around the world and even locally, with Hurricane Matthew..I think we ought to realize how very lucky we are! 5 things in no particular order: – my family; immediate and extended. – clean drinking water – adequate food – good health – my faith and belief in God….

5 Ways to Step Out of your “Mommy Comfort Zone”

Maybe it’s the messy buns, the yoga pants, the flip flops or flats, the basic tee or the lack of sleep but for some reason…moms have this invisible bubble surrounding themselves; this routine that they have become so comfortable with that they fear doing something out of the norm will ruin their day, lives, whatever…

3 year old Conversations

Three year old’s are so much fun! I feel like that is the age where their personalities are truly coming forth and my 3 year old has this new, emerging sense of self, an endearing attachment to his baby sister, love of rainbows, lots of funnies, grammatically incorrect sentences and a few mixed up pronouns….

….The Grocery Store!!

Many moms would agree that going alone is a treat but in all honesty, I don’t mind taking the kiddos along with me. I have fun exploring new items as much as they do. It is actually my go-to spot when I need a break out of the house AND when i want to actually…