Milestones, Motherhood 2nd Trimester Update February 15, 2019

The Bump – week by week Now that the morning sickness is gone, this stage of pregnancy is much more enjoyable! There is always that weird transition in your body though, where your clothes don’t really fit comfortably anymore but you still don’t look pregnant. Personally I love having a growing bump so I’m always...

Facial Serum for Aging Spots and Acne Scars February 12, 2019 in Beauty, Lifestyle, Oils, Wellness

You don’t have to spend thousands of dollars to rid your skin of those dark aging spots and acne scars. This simple DIY serum will brighten your skin, reduce the appearance of scars and spots, and reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Ingredients: 10 drops...

My Favorite Everyday Maternity Jean February 6, 2019 in Fashion, Favorite Products, Lifestyle, Motherhood

It’s not secret that comfortable AND cute maternity jeans are hard to come by. That’s why I was so excited when I came across these jeans from Pink Blush! They are super stretchy and flattering! They don’t sag or pinch! They’re comfortable enough to...

DIY All-Natural Lip Balm February 4, 2019 in Beauty, Lifestyle, Oils, Wellness

Because you wear lip balm on your lips where it can be ingested, it is especially important to choose non-toxic products. Many conventional lip products on the market contain ingredients like parabens, fragrance, petroleum, and even lead. To keep it short, here is a...

Pregnancy Necessities: Maeband January 31, 2019 in Favorite Products, Motherhood

With each trimester I find that less and less of the clothes in my closet continue to fit. Let’s face it, maternity pants are not cheap and the options are usually pretty limited. It’s so hard to find the perfect pair of maternity pants...

Valentine’s Treat – Grain-free Strawberry C... January 29, 2019 in Food, Recipes

Valentine’s Day may be one of my favorite holidays to lead up to! I love decorating with flowers and pink decor throughout our home and thinking of cute and homemade ways to show my husband and son some extra LOVE! These grain-free cookies were...

Maternity Basics with Beachcoco Maternity January 24, 2019 in Fashion, Favorite Products, Motherhood

There are three key things I look for when shopping for maternity clothes and BeachCoco has them all! 1. Comfort Comfort is my top priority when buying clothes for my growing bump. I want to feel good in what I’m wearing and that means...

A Playroom fit for Mom and Baby in 5 Simple Steps January 18, 2019 in Home, Motherhood

Our house was built in the 1970s and when my husband bought it in 2012 there was a lot of work to be done. Fast forward to 2019 and we’ve successfully completed a full kitchen, laundry room, and living/dining room renovation and more recently...

2019 Goals January 7, 2019 in From the Heart, Motherhood

New year New Goals I’ve been praying a lot about this blog and what it should/will become. Over the last year my blog has been sort of a hodgepodge of pieces of my life. Not that that is a bad thing but it started...

We have an 18 month old January 3, 2019 in Milestones, Motherhood

I can’t believe we have an 18 month old guys! How can this be?! I’ve wondered what he would be like from the time I knew he was in my belly. I’ve daydreamed about the day he would be running around terrorizing our house...