I'm a working mom of two boys always planning our next new adventure! I’m a pretty typical a-type personality, trying to find balance by enjoying beauty in the world around me and appreciating life's simple pleasures, while working hard to keep it all together.
I'm an eternal optimist, nature lover, foodie, and domestic diva. I capture candid moments with my iPhone camera and share much of what brings me joy in life on Instagram.
Being a new mom is all about trial and error. This story begins with a battle…a battle between a red-faced, hot-tempered mom and an organic crib mattress. Anyone who has an infant with bodily fluids knows how fun it is to rip off the crib sheets at 3am in the…2
When to start cloth diapering Many people cloth diaper newborns and from what I’ve heard, it’s best to either use a newborn specific diaper or a pre-fold which can be folded to a customized fit. I can’t speak on experience with cloth diapering a newborn because we chose to use…3
I like to start with a clean kitchen and pull all the ingredients onto the island in front of me. I prop up the recipe on the easel and pour a glass of wine. If I’m alone and don’t have to compete with a TV or a house full of…6
Every time I get excited about how lucky we are to have a good baby who sleeps so well, Karma gives me a swift kick in the rear and I am humbled again. Last night is a great example of this. The first time lo woke up was at midnight….2
We have a choice every day regarding the attitude we will embrace for that day. We cannot change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude… I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me, and 90% how I react to it. And so it is with you… we are in charge of our attitudes.3
I cannot believe that Chase starts school this September. Where does the time go? I am quite impressed with the series of orientation activities that the school board hosts to help prepare kids and parents for this big milestone. One of the things we received was a list of skills and…11