Mommy Confession: Life After 30

Recently I read this beautiful letter, “To the 30-Something Moms.” If you haven’t read it do yourself a favor and do it immediately. You can find it here: I have to say this letter really made me think. What’s my 30 year-old-life really like? Here’s a short glimpse of it. Friends, I rarely get more than four hours of straight sleep night. I wake up at 6 a.m. and put...

DIY Craft-Clothespin Picture Frame

Am I really posting another DIY craft? These last few post are making it seem like I’m actually crafty. Don’t tell my Mom. Well here comes another easy craft so get ready. For the last few months I’ve had a huge picture frame that’s been sitting around the house just taking up space. We bought it at Hobby Lobby during one of their 90% off sales. It was a total steal....

Toddler Activity-Fairy Garden

Summer is here and if you’re like me you are frantically looking for things to keep your toddler busy. I recently made fairy gardens with my toddlers and they were a huge hit. There are several places that now sell fairy garden items including Hobby Lobby, Jo-Ann Fabric and most garden stores. You can find everything from fairy slides to fairy chicken coops. The items are so cute but they...

Best Father’s Day Gifts

Father’s Day is coming up fast and it’s not easy to find the perfect gift for the world’s best Dad. There are literally thousands of sites that offer hundreds of gifts and it gets overwhelming to find the perfect gift. To make Father’s Day a little less stressful I put together a list of gifts I’ve given in the past that were a total hit with my Dad as well as my...

Essentials For The Newborn Baby

I’ve had several friends who are expecting ask me what items they need for their newborn. When you walk into the baby stores you can feel overwhelmed and flustered trying to navigate through what’s actually needed for the baby. With celebrities flaunting their expensive baby products and clothing it can seems like that bundle of joy is really a giant bundle of money. Well here’s the truth…YOU DON’T NEED ALL...

Simple Banoffee Waffle Breakfast

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Best rides for Toddlers at Disneyland & California Adventures

We went to Disneyland!! That’s right folks, we took our 3 year old and 1 year old for a week-long vacation to Disneyland and California adventures. I can safely say I have my Disney fix for another year or so. Despite the long lines and complete exhaustion at the end of every day…the trip was truly magical. We learned some things along the way so I thought I’d share my...