“To be honest, I’m just winging it. Life, motherhood, my eyeliner. Everything.” If you could sum motherhood up in one word, what would it be? I can think of a few like fulfilling, exhausting, beautiful, awe-inspiring and frustrating. There are so many uplifting and happy moments intertwined with tons of messy and challenging days. When… Read More 5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming A Mom
“She reads books as one would breathe air, to fill up and live.” – Annie Dillard **This post contains affiliate links! Confession: I am a book nerd. I am someone who visits the library at least once a week and I always have one or two books on deck to read. I read when I… Read More Must-Have Chapter Books For Young Readers
When I first launched this blog, I came up with the idea to go to Dollar Tree and try out some of their cleaning products to share with you. Don’t ask me why I haven’t done it before now but I finally went and bought the supplies! Last week, I decided it was time so… Read More Dollar Tree Cleaning Supply Haul!
“When in doubt, choose the kids. There will be plenty of time later to choose work.” – Anna Quindlen Okay, full disclosure here. I was not a happy stay at home mom. There may be some of you who can relate to that and some who may roll their eyes, and that’s okay! I often… Read More How To Stay Sane As A Stay At Home Mom
“Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and its better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” – Marilyn Monroe This quote has been one of my favorites for years! I truly believe that there is no such thing as perfection and that everyone has their own beauty, right inside. I love sharing quotes with you… Read More February Boxycharm – Galaxy Glow
“Embrace the unique way your child is blooming — even if it’s not in the garden you imagined.” – www.embracing.life If you look up the definition of a strong-willed child on the internet, you might see a picture of my daughter next to it. She embodies almost all of the qualities that make up what… Read More 7 Tips For Parenting A Strong-Willed Child
“My game face includes mascara.” – Found on Pinterest, obviously. **This post contains affiliate links! I may be someone who never leaves the house without makeup but I am also someone who doesn’t want to take 45 minutes everyday putting my face on! I have experimented with different products, changed up the order of the… Read More My 15-Minute Everyday Makeup Routine
“The biggest challenge of life is to be yourself in a world that is trying to make you like everyone else.” – KUSHANDWIZDOM **This post contains affiliate links! Since my daughter started Kindergarten last year, she has struggled with finding out where she fits in and girls who are downright mean! It has been really… Read More The Book Your Kids Need To Read – No Matter What Age!
“The Mother’s Homework Prayer: Please grant me the serenity to accept the homework assignment I cannot change, the courage to help my child complete it as I can, and the strength to finish it without either of us ending up in tears…” – Science of Parenthood ** This post may contain affiliate links! When I… Read More How To Conquer The Dreaded Homework Time
“On a bad day, there’s always lipstick.” – Audrey Hepburn **This post contains affiliate links! Oh Ms. Hepburn, you couldn’t be more right! Are you someone who wears makeup everyday? Or do you pull out your makeup bag for special occasions only? One of the first things I do when I get up in the… Read More Makeup Essentials: The Brushes I Use Everyday!