Say Hello to Healthy (I mean yummy)

Say Hello to Healthy (I mean yummy)

Say Hello to Healthy with Free Trials from ALOHA **This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links   I’ve written several times about hiding veggies in my kids’ food and now there is a company hiding veggies in CHOCOLATE! Why didn’t I think(…)

You@the Center of Your Life – 45 days later

You@the Center of Your Life – 45 days later

I can’t believe it’s already been over a month since I completed the YOU@the Center of Your Life 100-Day Course. Since then I have moved to Austin, started a new job and feel like I’m finally on the right path in my career. I took the course during one of the hardest times of my life(…)

#JobLove and Life

#JobLove and Life

You would think that not having the kids with me would allow me much more time to devote to writing here but I’ve actually been really busy with work and home buying  and planning to move my family across the country. Everything is going well with the house so far (fingers crossed that we get to(…)

Long Distance Parenting

Long Distance Parenting

So remember when I dropped this news bomb a few weeks ago? Well, I am here in Austin working at my new job (which I love) but my family is still in Oregon (which I don’t love). We are under contract on a home which is super exciting and I am just holding my breath(…)

Sweetheart Shop for Valentine’s Day

Sweetheart Shop for Valentine’s Day

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links. ModCloth’s Sweetheart Shop is full of so many cute clothes and accessories for Valentine’s Day! From heart-printed pieces to charming trinkets and treats, the Sweetheart Shop is filled to the brim with gifts and clothes(…)

Zen of Parenting: 10 Articles You Must Read Now

Zen of Parenting: 10 Articles You Must Read Now

Richard and I have really been working to change our mindset when dealing with our crazy exuberant (see what I did there?) toddler and it seems that we aren’t the only ones. Here are 10 articles I’ve read lately that offer great advice and inspiration that will help you on your way to being a(…)

A Big Move: Oregon Coast to Austin, TX

A Big Move: Oregon Coast to Austin, TX

Ever since I had to leave my best friend in Austin right after her baby died, my family and I have been working towards a move to Texas. Going through that terrible tragedy with my friend was the worst experience of my life but it also made things very clear to me. I knew the(…)

Art Prints for a Bright and Cheery Home

Art Prints for a Bright and Cheery Home

We have so many photos on our walls and I love every one of them but I do often wish that we had more artwork to brighten up our house. Luckily, our kid’s schools are basically little art factories with how much “artwork” they bring home but not all of it is frame worthy if(…)

Happy 3rd Birthday

Happy 3rd Birthday

Our eldest turns 3 today and I am so proud to be her momma. She is such an independent, smart, witty and beautiful little girl. She brings so many smiles and laughter and love every day. Of course there are those times that are filled with tears but they just remind me of my own(…)

All I want for Christmas…

All I want for Christmas…

Christmas is behind us and I’m exhausted! Plus our toddler’s birthday is on New Year’s Eve so the mayhem isn’t over yet. I love spending time with family and I love watching the kids pure joy when they open presents but I’m starting to think it’s all a bit much for the littles. Then again,(…)

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