Long gone are the bar hopping days of our twenties. You know... spend all Thursday shopping for the sexiest outfit, watching Jersey Shore while you perfected your hair and makeup, then leaving the house for the club at 11pm. The entire weekend went by way too fast and way too blurred together. Let me introduce… Continue reading Park Hopping Series: Day One: Lago Mar Route
Spring cleaning is a big enough task, then throw in two toddlers and a dog! Not only is that more spills, toys, and feces, but it means more time spent and deeper cleaning needed. Here are a couple of chores that moms of toddlers MUST complete, and some products that make it easy (and don't… Continue reading 8 MUST DO Spring Cleaning Tricks for Toddler Moms
Earth Day 2018 comes on Sunday, April 22! The holiday is celebrated worldwide in an effort to increase support of environmental protection. I love this saying from an African Proverb: "You must treat the earth well. It was not given to you by your parents. It is loaned to you by your children." And since… Continue reading 8 (Easy) Ways to Celebrate Earth Day With Your Toddlers
I was 5 months post-partum and we were home visiting family on Christmas Vacation. After a fun, drunken night reminiscing with friends, my husband admitted to me that when we first met "my body was on point." I thought back to that time just 3 years prior... a time when I ran collegiate cross country,… Continue reading Why I’ll Never Get My Pre-Baby Body Back
Sometimes even riding to the grocery store is a hassle with these two! How would I ever manage a 14 hour car ride home to Michigan...by myself. You read that right. By myself, just one adult to two toddlers. I'm almost crying writing this. Okay that's dramatic, but here's the toys that helped me through… Continue reading Toddler Toys You Can’t Road Trip Without!
Did you know the average CEO reads 60 books a year? When my good friend @millenialfashionista told me this, I didn't believe it. But it makes sense, and just like Maria, I've challenged myself to read more this year. Bill Gates reads 50 books a year! And maybe I only read 12 books, but hey,… Continue reading My 2018 Book List
Kefir, Chia, Flax?! Why would I feed my kids that? And would they even eat it? Every week I make a batch of this kefir treat for my kids. The fruit makes it tastes good, and everything else makes it good for them! Use these ingredients: 2 Cups Frozen Berries 1 Frozen Banana 1 Container… Continue reading Strawberry Kefir Treat