Happily Ever After Birth Story

I've been stuck on what to write about since the birth of my daughter. I thought writing about my labor experience might be too cliche in the extensive pile of birth stories on the internet. Then I got to thinking...who reads birth stories? Expecting moms. And, having been an expecting mother twice in the past… Continue reading Happily Ever After Birth Story


30 Minute DIY Roll-Up Changing Pad

Tired of those gross department store changing tables? You know, the hard plastic ones that are ALWAYS out of changing table pads? The cold plastic (not to mention germs) on my little one's bottom is sure to get a shrill of discomfort that eventually escalates into tantrum if I'm not quick enough. AND bathrooms echo...so… Continue reading 30 Minute DIY Roll-Up Changing Pad


“Beet the Heat” Juice Mocktail

Check out this refreshing mocktail containing the juices of beets, carrots, apples, and oranges to make one scrumptious summer drink! This mocktail's secret...orange juice ice cubes! Never drink a watery juice drink again! I feel like I have been pregnant for 2 years now, and through all this summer heat I have been craving a… Continue reading “Beet the Heat” Juice Mocktail

Thoughts & Inspirations

Discovering Yourself through Failure

I have been wanting to write a post about failure for a while. Fate would have it, this morning I was watching the news and saw a report on the pressures kids, teens, and young adults are facing when it comes to meeting a level of perfection that is unrealistic and essentially unachievable. I had… Continue reading Discovering Yourself through Failure


Beginners Guide to Reducing Waste & Saving Money

I am always scouring the internet for tips and tricks on how to keep leftover foods fresh, reduce our family's footprint on this Earth, and make our lives one step closer to sustainability. There is A LOT of good information out there! However, it can get a little overwhelming and sometimes even extreme...making it difficult… Continue reading Beginners Guide to Reducing Waste & Saving Money