Blog Posts – Small Image

It’s that time of year again. Time to start decorating, making lists and figuring out what to buy everyone for the holidays.  I tend to have the most trouble coming up with good ideas for my girls teachers and always...
Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. I love creating the menu, planning every detail and seeing everyone enjoy themselves as they fill their bellies with everything I worked so hard to prepare for them.  Our Thanksgiving menu rarely changes...
We do our best as parents to teach our kids everything that they need to know to grow into good people.  We have 18 short years to teach them everything we know so that they don’t make the same mistakes...
Giving the Gift of Time Every year, I struggle with presents for my hubby.  I want to give him the perfect gift. He loves technology. He loves his faith.  He loves his girls.  He’d love a handmade card or a...
For my birthday, two years ago, my kids gave me the ultimate gift when they bought me the Squatty Potty®! After seeing the company’s viral video, my kids were sold.  What’s better than a unicorn pooping rainbow ice cream?  Well,...
My daughter, Lucia is 12.  She is a sweet, intelligent and caring young lady who has always stood up for what she believed in and has never been afraid to speak her mind until recently when she was cyber-bullied on...
When you find a shampoo and conditioner that both you and your kids love and it’s safe and gentle, you stick with it and you share it with the world.  People are always asking me about Falynn’s hair and the...
My Tips on How to Make Money as a Blogger and Brand Influencer We have been brand repping for years and while I have loved working with small shops and offering pictures and promotion in exchange for items, I had...
I NEED A HALLOWEEN COSTUME Every year I plan to go all-out on my kids Halloween costume and every year, they wind up digging through their little costume bin, about an hour before we are ready to go trick or...
The most frequently asked questions that I get are, “How do you I capture the perfect smile?” and “How do you get Falynn to smile so genuinely?” I can’t help but think back to my childhood, when people just said...
If your kids love surprise eggs, read on because we found a company that created something EVEN BETTER and three lucky readers will win their very own, shipped right to their door! My kids have an unhealthy obsession with watching...
Let Kymberley Suchomel’s Family Grieve I’ve been spending a great deal of time over the last few days commenting on articles and social media posts that I’m finding regarding Kymberley Suchomel’s passing.  I’m disgusted at the amount of lies that have...
Imagine experiencing pure horror as you run for your life while being shot at from what feels like all directions.  Imagine surviving this horrific experience only to be found unresponsive in your home just 8 days later.  Imagine leaving behind...
Waking up to the news that there had been another mass shooting saddened and shook me.  What has happened to our world and how do we explain it to our kids?...
Slime.  It was a very sour subject in my house for a long time.  My girls attempted to make slime once and instead wound up making a mess.  A giant mess.  Like the kind of mess that you don't want...