I bet you didn’t know you were in a secret society? Why didn’t you know? Well, because you were inducted and became an elite member before you even knew it existed.Continue Reading
Today was the day, she said to me.
Today is the day you will meet your new baby.
This is the day we’d be planning for many weeks.
The excitement and anticipation has come to a peak.Continue Reading
Learning more about the products I was using regularly on myself and my children was eye-opening. The fact that I couldn’t pronounce most of the ingredients was enough to make me want to make some changes. But, when I went to start purchasing… my bank account had other plans.Continue Reading
By now, most people have heard at least one extremely sad, child-related drowning story. You read or listen to the story and felt heart broken for the family. But, you think that will never happen to you. Well, I’m here to tell you it’s possible but can be preventable.Continue Reading
Trending This Winter: Minimalist Conversational Pieces by JORD
Currently, I’m in a time period of my life that is consumed with diapers, cartoons, and little sleep. That being said, it is more important now than ever for me to focus on self-care. Included in that self-care is time with my friends. In a time when sweat pants and spit-up stained t-shirts are the average uniform, it is a challenge to style yourself for a night out.Continue Reading
When we decided we wanted to have just one more, we never expected to have the journey we went on. But, I guess that’s how life works, you can’t plan everything. Most of you have heard about our unexpected pregnancy journey but her arrival secured her as the title “third time’s a charm”.Continue Reading
This post is sponsored by Stella® Cheese but the content and opinions expressed here are my own.
If you are anything like me, your holiday calendar is filling up quickly! But, what’s a holiday dish to bring to the parties that won’t take hours upon hours of prep time?!
Are you constantly searching for a go-to holiday dish to bring to your parties? Are you looking for something that requires very little effort but tastes great? Well do I have the answer for you! It’s an easy dish that can be completed with the kids. Trust me, they’ll have fun decorating! Follow these easy steps to wow your friends and family with a little spin on a traditional holiday recipe.Continue Reading
I debated sharing this story. Even as I start to write it, it just happened yesterday and you are likely reading it much later. You see, most of you know we are expecting our 3rd child. However, most of you don’t know, we were supposed to be expecting twins.
In May, we went for our first ultrasound and… Surprise! There were two little nuggets in their own separate sacs instead of just one. It was a shock to say the very least. Although, I guess I should have expected this. Previously, I was lucky enough to miss the crazy morning sickness that most experience in their first trimester. My first pregnancy was a girl and my second was a boy. I felt a little nausea here and there, but nothing crazy with either set of hormones.Continue Reading
People often ask me, how do you do it all?! I work full-time as an immigration paralegal for a large law firm, maintain my blog, enjoy a happy marriage, and raise two little ones. The secret is… I don’t do it all. At least, not 100% all the time.
Let me explain. As a perfectionist, I’m always struggling to give everything 100%, A+ attitude. But, in reality, that doesn’t always work. Currently, I’m extremely busy with work at my law firm. We recently lost a few employees and we are trying our best to refill those positions. However, there is still this time in between where we have to take on the extra work. To explain my work life lately as slammed is an understatement. I come in each day knowing I won’t even accomplish a fraction of the items I should that day.Continue Reading
This post is sponsored by Red Baron but the content and opinions expressed here are my own.
There’s nothing better after a long day of work than coming home and putting your feet up. Except, if I tried doing that, I’d get seven complaints of “I’m hungry” and arguments would start, and everyone would be hangry. As a working mom, you don’t get to come home and put your feet up. You immediately enter dinnertime prep. After a long summer day for your kids, they are always starving!Continue Reading