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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.
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Today I’m sharing another great simple kitchen experiment for kids. All you need is a bag of skittles and you can make a rainbow! We used our leftover skittles from the Halloween candy. It was a lot of fun watching a rainbow of colors expand across the plate. Here’s how…3
This post is part of my Cloth Diapering Series. Check out my other posts on Cloth Diapering if you are just getting started: Cloth Diapering 101 Getting Started with Cloth Diapering The thought of washing is often what turns most people off the idea of using cloth diapers. It’s…9
In my last post, I shared some tips on how we designed a safe and fun play space in our unfinished basement. We came up with a furniture layout and design to maximize safety. We then worked to set up lighting that would be both functional for how the space…9
Last Christmas was fruitful in building our…I mean Chase’s, Lego collection. Storing Lego sets in their original boxes in the closet downstairs was no longer cutting it. So… I did what any organized thrifty Mom would do and made a trip to the Dollarama to find some storage bins and…11
Recently I got a night out with a fabulous group of Mom’s who meet up regularly in my town. We went to see the newest release of the movie, a Bad Moms Christmas. Ruth, one of the leading characters played so perfectly by Christine Baranski, was a Grandmother who goes…5
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