5 Sunday Activities For A Productive Week

Lifestyle

Setting yourself up for a productive week starts with a productive Sunday. I know it may not be what you want to do, but taking a couple hours on the weekend to prep for the week ahead will set you up for success no matter the area in your life and allow you to be […]

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How to Set Goals for 2019

Blogging, Lifestyle

2019 is around the corner…like literally in less than 5 days. And yes I am just now starting my goal planning for the year. A little late, but better late than never I suppose.   How to set goals for 2019 Since the new year is around the corner, I wanted to talk goals. And […]

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Holiday Gift Guide for Bloggers

Blogging, Lifestyle

Do you have a blogger in your life and you are wondering what you should purchase for them this holiday season? Instead of physical gifts, give them the digital gift they will love and will help them grow their blog! Double win! Here are my top products and services perfect for the blogger in your […]

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Six Ways to Foster a Love of Reading


Parenting

This week we celebrate Dr. Seuss Day (or National Read Across America Day), so it is only fitting we discuss growing a love of reading with young children.  Both my kids from infancy loved books. We carried them in diaper bags, purses, and bookbags. Wherever we went we were sure to have a toddler-sized board […]

March 1, 2018

Winter Hair Care Tips for Curly Girls


Beauty

Winter is here…well still here and you may have noticed an increase in dry tresses for your little one’s curls. I never put too much effort into my daughter’s soft bouncy curls just sprayed with water and put a little moisturizing cream in it. I decided it was time to put forth more winter hair […]

February 24, 2018

Make 2018 Your Year of Self-Care


Lifestyle, Motherhood

As busy working moms, we tend to get so overwhelmed with our day to day work schedule, maintaining a household, deciding what to cook for dinner and taking care of the kids. Because let’s face it, the kids can and will take up as much time as you allow. Do you find yourself stressed and […]

January 13, 2018

Holiday Gift Guide For Toddlers & Preschoolers


Lifestyle

Christmas is one week away! Anyone else find that just crazy?!?! Well, I am beyond excited. There is nothing more enjoyable than watching a child’s eyes light up with excitement on Christmas morning. Every year we leave our shopping until the very last day, scrambling to get the kids gifts they will love. This year, however, […]

December 17, 2017

My Family Christmas Traditions


Lifestyle

It’s holiday season and your social media accounts are flooded with photos of matching family Christmas PJ photos or screaming kids sitting on Santa’s lap (never fear, ours will be posted soon). And your mailbox has been flooded with Christmas cards. Our cards are in the mail I promise! It was a long road getting […]

December 13, 2017

6 Reasons You Need a Planner for 2018


Lifestyle

I like to think I am a very organized person. In fact, my mom has told me on multiple occasions she admires my organization. I am not crazy about my organization but I do like to have some sort of structure to my day and that begins with organization, whether that is the night before […]

November 28, 2017

Dining with kids: 5 Restaurant Tips


Parenting, Traveling with Kids

Ever find yourself avoiding restaurants and dining with kids like the plague? Kids, especially toddlers can be unpredictable. I like to compare mine to Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. One moment they are perfect angels, the next, terrorizing everyone in site. And dining with kids can be an overwhelming and stressful experience. For a more […]

November 16, 2017

Yes, I am a woman serving in the military!


Lifestyle, Motherhood

Military mamas out there, something has been bothering me for weeks that I just need to get off my chest. I am a female veteran and it seems many don’t recognize women serve in our military. Some days I want to scream it from the rooftops. Because you know what, I’ve realized many people in America don’t acknowledge the thousands of women serving in our militaries. […]

November 7, 2017

5 Reasons To Start A Blog Today


Blogging

Want to start a blog but have no idea where to start or were stopped by fear? Fear that your writing sucks or fear no one will read your material? I was there once, in fact, it took me over a year to actually start my blog. I was afraid to take the plunge, to […]

October 23, 2017