Hurricane Irma Update | Florida Life

Hurricane Irma Update

Hi Everyone!

Hurricane Irma has come and gone! I’ve been MIA for over a month, Florida life has a way of doing that to a person. We fared well with Hurricane Irma and thankfully only had minor issues. The backyard flooded, we lost power and a tree. Check out some of the photos & video below.

We “entertained” family members from South Florida running away from the hurricane since their area was projected to be most impacted by the storm but with a turn of events Hurricane Irma made a shift west and hit us with less force than anticipated. I’m not complaining. Continue reading “Hurricane Irma Update | Florida Life”

Eat Smart Sweet Kale Salad

Eat Smart Sweet Kale Salad

This post was sponsored by Eat Smart as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own.

My favorite meals are the ones where I don’t spend too much time on but still come out delicious and good for you but I tend to lose some of my stamina to finish off meals and sometimes end up not including salads in our family meals.

Does that ever happen to you? Continue reading “Eat Smart Sweet Kale Salad”

Unique Gift Ideas for the Man that Has Everything

This post is sponsored by Jord Watches, but all opinions are my own.

Unique Gift Ideas for the Man that Has Everything + Giveaway

My husband is one of the fellas that “say” they want nothing on any occasion or celebration. I have such a hard time buying him gifts. I know this is such a “first world problems” scenario, however you’re probably here because you have one of those too. Continue reading “Unique Gift Ideas for the Man that Has Everything”

Trendy Toddler Shoot | Celebrating with Fayfaire Clothing Co. {Giveaway}

Trendy Toddler Shoot  | Celebrating with Fayfaire Clothing Co. + {Giveaway}

This post is sponsored by Fayfaire Clothing Co. and all opinions expressed in this post are my own.

When Nico turned 3 we were traveling out of the country and I didn’t prepare anything for his birthday. Bad Mama! I even did take my fancy DSRL with me on our trip but I rarely used it. It’s not entirely a bad thing, because I live in the moment.. I want to be in the moment and stopping to the take that “perfect” picture just because… isn’t my thing. Continue reading “Trendy Toddler Shoot | Celebrating with Fayfaire Clothing Co. {Giveaway}”

10 Things that Make me Happy

10 Things that Make me Happy

There are few fellow bloggers going around writing blog posts about Things that make them Happy and I decided to follow along and jump on the HAPPY train and try this “happiness exercise” We can all use a little more happiness in our lives.

I wanted to participate in writing this list because sometimes when problems come into our lives it’s difficult to see the good, this is a great way to exercise those brain cells and push away all the bad and appreciate the goodness in our lives we sometimes take for granted. Continue reading “10 Things that Make me Happy”

3 Simple Ways to Boost & Keep Your Body Hydrated

This post is sponsored by Sweetleaf Stevia and all opinions expressed in this post are my own.

When you think of ways to staying hydrated your default is most likely plain water, and you wouldn’t be wrong. You’re probably thinking BORING yes I know, but it’s something we have to talk about mama.Taking care of ourselves is sometimes an overlooked task, especially when we become moms.

As for me, being a work at home mom I tend to drink a lot less water when I’m home then when I’m out. We all know staying hydrated is important, just like exercising and staying away from fried foods (although I have a hard time saying no to that). Continue reading “3 Simple Ways to Boost & Keep Your Body Hydrated”

Quick & Delicious Weeknight Meal Ideas

This post was sponsored by Tai Pei as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own.

Quick & Delicious Weeknight Meal Ideas

Summer has you beat already? Kids are out of school and you are frantically coming up with activities to tire them down, but when dinner time comes around you’re beat and feeling just a tad uninspired to batch up some meals for your family. Continue reading “Quick & Delicious Weeknight Meal Ideas”

7 Ways to Relax After a Busy Day of Parenting

7 Ways to Relax After a Busy Day of Parenting

Kids driving you insane aren’t they? I too have been struggling with all of the stressful happenings of daily parenting. I decided to get the brain flowing and figuring out ways I can relax after a busy day of parenting. The other day I found myself yelling at my toddler for no good reason, well… it was reason enough for me but not to a toddler.

After I put him to bed I came up with a few things I can do to helpful myself unwind and relax after a busy day of parenting and they have been working! So I thought perhaps at least one mother out there could benefit from these suggestions. Continue reading “7 Ways to Relax After a Busy Day of Parenting”