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”

5 Simple Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day

Simple Mother’s Day Celebration Ideas

Celebrating Mother’s Day doesn’t have to be hard work, complicated, expensive or with filled with activities that only tire us out more. I’m not aware of anything more fulfilling and exhausting than being a mom and with every little glimpse of happiness comes the burden of carrying for someone that depends fully on you.

The realization that we’re not perfect moms and that we will fail our children is enough some sleep over but we usually snap out of it and accept that failing doesn’t mean FAILURE, it means we’re trying. Continue reading “5 Simple Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day”

20 Minute Recipe | Sausage Pasta Skillet

20 Minute Recipe | Sausage Rotini Pasta Skillet

Parmigiano Reggiano Sausage Pasta Skillet Recipe

This post is sponsored by Mutti Pomodoro. All opinions are my own.

This 20 Minute recipe is super easy and the perfect quick meal for those busy mom days we all have.

This is one of my go-to recipes on a weeknight or when I really don’t feel like putting too much effort on a meal but still want to serve and eat something delicious with my family.

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Mother’s Day Gifts For Every Mom

Mother’s Day Gifts for Every Mom

Well HELLO! Mother’s Day is just around the corner! Obviously I had to put together some of my fave Mother’s Day Gifts to bring joy to every mom on your list. If you’ve yet to get that special mom in your life a Mother’s Day Gift, check out this list and shop for some awesome gifts!

YAY! It’s my first gift guide and I loved creating it for you guys… thinking of doing these more often. It’s been fun putting this list together. Continue reading “Mother’s Day Gifts For Every Mom”