Hey everyone! Sorry for these sporadic updates. I’ll get more consistent, I promise.
I have been so busy that I haven’t had a lot of time to spend at the computer and when I finally sit down to write something, I’ve been overwhelmed and don’t know where to begin.
But… I’ll try right now.
Also, excuse the typos or grammatical errors here…. I’ll never get this out if I don’t just write it and send it off immediately!
1. Our … Keep Reading!!!
There are occasions in life where certain reactions are expected of us. It’s as much promoted in fiction as it is by society. On our birthdays, we are meant to be a mixture of happy at the attention with a tinge of misery over our ageing. A wedding is a joyous occasion, in the lead up to which the bride is expected to turn into a control freak.
By far the most expectation-heavy time of our lives, however, is when … Keep Reading!!!
Summer is here, and it’s time to grill, and as everyone knows, hamburgers rule the dinner hour when they are cooked correctly. Here are a few tips on how to make your burgers the best around.
It’s All About the Meat
The perfect burger starts with the perfect meat. Some burger connoisseurs suggest grinding your own meat, allowing you to mix different cuts and different animal proteins to create the perfect mix of flavors and fat content. For those that … Keep Reading!!!
Fergie recently released her much-anticipated new video featuring several celebrity moms. The hit song and video have gone viral, but the tongue-and-cheek visuals have enraged many people on the internet (surprise, surprise).
When I first heard the song and saw the video it was clear to me that it was created to be intentionally ridiculous, to the point where I found it to be obviously poking fun at a derogatory word/acronym. This was even more apparent when Fergie released a … Keep Reading!!!
Recently, I announced over social media that I am looking for ethical companies to promote. The reason is simple enough: I am sick of sweat shops and I want to support small, ethical businesses. However, I have found it difficult to find affordable clothing, accessories, and household products that are ethically created.
During my initial search I found that these companies do exist, but they are just exhausting to find. That is why I want to provide a resource that … Keep Reading!!!
Any busy mom will know that finding the time to get themselves ready is no easy task. For mothers of young children, there’s simply no time to spend when it comes to things such as applying makeup and styling hair. Thankfully, there are a number of great, quick and easy hairstyles, tips and tricks which make looking good come effortlessly to busy moms. Whether you’re wanting to look great for work after you’ve dropped the little ones off at … Keep Reading!!!
One of the top things parents often do when they have a baby is they organize a christening. It’s a great day to celebrate the birth of your child, and have all the family get to know the little one. However, like the baby shower, you would have organized during the pregnancy, the arranging part can be stressful! Here are some things you need to sort when arranging a christening for your baby.
You need to … Keep Reading!!!
Family vacations should be all about kicking back and having fun, right?
Unfortunately, wrangling the family for a trip is easier said than done.
Not to mention the hidden costs of vacation travel, which often pop up when we’re least expecting them. For starters, consider the following:
Healthy eating can make you feel great, but it’s not always easy to find the time to do it. When you’re searching for recipes, a lot of the ones you like could take an hour or more to make. That’s too long when you’ve worked a full day, you’re really hungry, and you have things to do later in the evening. Luckily, there has been a move toward quicker recipes that you can cook in a … Keep Reading!!!
When your husband offers to bring you a snack while you’re breastfeeding.
When your childless friends try to tell you how they’ll parent differently…
When you tell your kids to pick a different flavor than the crazy ice-cream with a million artificial colors in it… which displeases them…
When you stay strong through your child’s tantrum…
When someone tries to make you feel better about your rough day with the kids…
Grocery shopping with a toddler…… Keep Reading!!!
Well here’s a cool idea…
Turn your child’s writing or drawing into wearable pieces of art. There are some larger companies that do this, but the quality and material used seems to be a bit lower-end than some of the smaller shops that offer this service on Etsy.
(I want to get this done before my own boys get too big to think this is cool.)
Here are some of my favorites:
LeakyCrucible ($51.81 necklace)
Okay sorry to bombard you guys with SO much breastfeeding news, but this is a fun one.
Chrissy Teigan has been really open about the fact that she and husband John Legend have struggled with infertility for quite awhile. The couple, who conceived via IVF treatments, welcomed a baby girl, Luna Simone, on April 14th.
The openness of the couple, along with Teigan’s bubbly online persona, made it even more of a delight to follow her as a … Keep Reading!!!