10 Must Haves for Taking Baby to the Beach

Thankfully, after our first trip, I learned just what we needed for a fun day at the beach with our little one and I’ve had a few of you ask me what those ‘must have items’ are. Today, I’m rounding up my top 10 Must Haves for Taking Baby to the Beach.

God Gave Me a Brother (When I Asked for a Sister)

I can remember it like it was yesterday. No, there wasn’t one specific moment I remember-but a collection of them. The fights, the screaming, the hair pulling, my poor dolls riding around in the bed of some plastic dump truck. I can remember being a teenager and being envious of my friends with older sisters. … [Read more…]

Tips for Keeping Your Home Dust Free (When You Hate Dusting)

Recently, I’ve been trying to do better and dust more. Did you know that May is allergy and asthma awareness month? My husband and I both suffer from allergies, so I know that keeping our home dust free is a must in staying as healthy as possible, I have gathered up a few of my favorite tips to keep your home dust free (when you hate dusting) and I’m happy to share those with you!

To The Mom In The Trenches of The ‘Fourth Trimester’

When I was pregnant, I worried. Constantly. I Googled every symptom. I had crazy dreams about horrible things. I wondered how I would ever take care of this human being growing inside of me. Would I be a good mom? Would I be a helicopter mom? Would I let him explore on his own or … [Read more…]

How to Protect Your Pets From Pests This Summer

I received Adams™ Flea & Tick Collar for Dogs & Puppies and compensation from Adams™ as part of a sponsored program. All opinions are my own. Before we had our little one, our dogs were truly like our children. They are both ‘rescues’ and have brought us so much joy. While I was pregnant with … [Read more…]

Simple Cleaning Supply Swaps for a Cleaner Home

This post is sponsored by Merry Maids. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Now that it is spring and we’re all thinking about spring cleaning, I have not only been cleaning our home but also cleaning out our cleaning supplies. I’ll admit, I’m one of those who has supplies from 6 years … [Read more…]

How to Prepare For Potty Training

This post is sponsored by BottomZz Up® and D’Brief’s. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own.  Now that we’ve entered the toddler phase with Levi, there’s something that’s been on my mind a lot: potty training. While we aren’t quite there yet, I know it’s one of the next big milestones around the corner. … [Read more…]

How to Create The Perfect Night In: Busy Mom’s Edition

This post is sponsored by Duncan Hines. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own.  Life is busy, especially when you’re a mom. As a work at home mom with a 16 month old, life feels crazy sometimes! When I became a mom, I learned quickly that nights out would be few and far … [Read more…]

What Is A Mom?

This post is sponsored by Kay Jewelers. As always, I only work with brands I love. Thank you for helping me support them. If you had asked me 5 years ago “what is a mom”? I probably would have given you some generic answer about “she is the person who gave birth to me and … [Read more…]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide: Photo Gifts From Shutterfly

This post is sponsored by Shutterfly. As always, all opinions are my own and I only work with brands I love. If you are still struggling with what to get your mom this Mother’s Day, I have the perfect idea for you: photo gifts! Recently, we had family photos taken and in the words of … [Read more…]