“One of the basic rules of the universe is that nothing is perfect. Perfection simply doesn’t exist… without imperfection, neither you nor I would exist.”-Stephen Hawking The other day, I was driving in the car on the way to a friend’s house with my daughter with the windows down, radio on and the sun shining… Read More Mama, It’s Okay To Show Your Kids Your Flaws
“A cup of tea is a cup of peace.” – Sen Sshitsu XV Hey mama. Can I ask you a question? How much time do you take for yourself everyday? If you are like me, your answer may be something like 30 minutes, 1 hour or maybe even only 15 minutes. When I first had… Read More 6 Simple Things To Do For A Relaxing Mommy Nighttime Routine
“Joy is a decision, a really brave one, about how you are going to respond to life.” – www.jessicalynette.com Motherhood is messy. It’s waking up at 3 am with your screaming newborn and soothing them until they fall asleep again. It’s spending time cooking dinner for the family and hearing “I don’t want to eat… Read More 5 Ways To Find Joy In The Dark And Messy Days Of Motherhood
Okay you guys, I have a confession to make: I am a sucker for a pretty watch. I just love jewelry and accessorizing my outfits, it’s a problem really! I have been on the hunt for awhile now for a new watch to try so when JORD Watches reached out and asked me to review… Read More Beautiful And Unique Wooden Watches From JORD + An Amazing Giveaway!
“Crickets are singin’ and lightning bugs are floatin’ on a breeze.” – Jessica Carvin J&Paper Oh summertime. Sweet, sweet summertime when the days are long and the nights are for cool breezes and catching lightning bugs. Is there anything better than getting together with friends and family for a BBQ in the summer? Nope, I… Read More 5 Simple Pasta Salads For Your Next Summer BBQ
“Each day of our lives, we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.” – Charles R. Swindoll Traveling with kids can be difficult. It can also be extremely rewarding! When my dad was sick and in the hospital last year, we packed ourselves and our daughter into our Honda Civic and drove from… Read More Eight Must Haves For Traveling With Kids