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How Hurtful Words are Making Me a Better Mom

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In 2006 I took action to my lifelong over weight problem and went on Weight Watchers. I was very successful and lost 75 pounds! That year was full of great things, I started cosmetology school and meet my husband. It was a fresh start to a new life. Now here I am, 8 years and two ...

Meet SAM – The New Poise Microliner & Get a Free Sample!

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Thank you to Poise for sponsoring this post and keeping me confident! When you journey into Motherhood, there are some things that people don't warn you about. One of those things is the embarrassment that comes along with exercising, sneezing or laughing. Still not following? It's allergy season and I've been sneezing up a storm. Almost every ...

Stylish Baby Wipes for Every Mom on the Go #HuggiesMomStyle

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Thanks to Huggies for sponsoring today’s post, and inspiring me to stay stylish while on the go! The phrase “mommy of two” is keyword for superhero. I spend a majority of my time dodging disaster, and cleaning up after messes! I’ve learned that just like any other superhero, mommy needs her special weapon in order to ...

How to Eat Safely at a BBQ with a Food Allergy

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Summer is almost here and for most of us that means there will be invites to BBQs, weddings, and parties. How do you eat safely at a BBQ with food allergies? When my son was first diagnosed with a peanut and tree nut allergy we often skipped out of events like these. There are so many ...

What I would Do If There Wasn’t a Peanut Allergy

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This morning, Andrew’s school hosted a Muffins with Mom breakfast and we were quite sad that it wasn’t safe for him to attend. They couldn’t guarantee there would be peanut free muffins and I understand that, but it’s these moments in life that Andrew misses and mean so much to him. We were standing out at ...

Must Have Products for your Baby Registry #PlanningForBaby

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This post is sponsored by Walmart.com. All thoughts are my own. Creating a new baby registry is exciting, but it can also be over whelming. I remember walking up and down the aisles, adding everything to my registry without any idea of what I would need for a new baby. Now that I’ve had two ...

Summer Activities for Preschoolers

Summer Activities for Preschoolers

It is almost Summer Time again. Schools are getting ready to close, kids will be at home. So how about some fun summer activities to keep your preschoolers busy and active. Here is a list of super fun activities that are practical, simple, great fun and don’t require you to invest much. Planting a sapling Get your kid ...

Making Diaper Changes Successful with a Little Mover

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“I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Huggies. I received product samples to facilitate my review and to thank me for my participation. All opinions are my own.” My little man is like most boys and can’t be bothered to be still for diaper changes. At 21 months, he is ...

Balancing Life and Work as a Blogger – The Reality & Struggles

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This weekend was a revelation for me in so many ways. I’ve been battling with the mommy guilt of being a blogger, being connected to my devices and missing out on precious moments with my children. Just the other day, my 6 year old has taken notice of how much time I spend online. He ...

Five Ways to Add Humor to Your Child’s Day

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Although the historical origins of April Fools’ Day are uncertain, one thing is clear - children love this annual day of silly pranks and jokes. In addition to the pure fun of telling jokes, the experts at Kiddie Academy point out the educational benefits of exercising your family's funny bone year-round. "When children tell jokes, they ...

Science Project Examples Inspired by Netflix TV Shows

Science Project – Examples Inspired by Netflix TV Shows

This post is sponsored by Netflix. All thoughts are my own. Science project season is in full swing and many are looking for fun and easy science project examples that they can do with their kids. Netflix is often my source of inspiration when it comes to science experiments with the kids. Have you seen the show Mythbusters? ...