MIA mama, that’s me!

I’m excited to finally disclose the reason I’ve been MIA over the past two months!  Our tribe will continue to grow….as we are expecting baby #3 in early March!  All of you moms out there know how tiring the 1st trimester of pregnancy can be.  Now, add two VERY ENERGETIC little ones to chase after all day and I’m basically passed out as I eat dinner each night.  Needless to say, the blog has been put by the wayside for a bit while I try {Read More}

World Ovarian Cancer Day Giveaway

She is 37 years old.   A mother of two.  A daughter.  A sister.  A friend.  A fierce fighter. Her name is Randalynn and she is the reason today matters. It is Monday, May 8th….World Ovarian Cancer Awareness Day. In honor of her and so many who are in the fight of their life, I am excited to announce this special giveaway to help spread awareness for Ovarian Cancer! My SIL was diagnosed in January and has been battling with optimism and strength {Read More}

I Was Busy…

Striking balance.  No matter what season of life you’re in, we all face this struggle.  I often feel as though I’m a circus clown trying to juggle multiple balls at a time, but fail miserably at keeping them all in the air. We strive to keep it together and make it look like we know what we’re doing.  Society tells us to add more to our plates and stay busy.  Our bodies tell us otherwise.  I’m a natural “on the go” person.  I {Read More}

4 Ways to Help a Mom Stay Sane!

Mother’s Day is a week away and I KNOW that we are all thinking about the perfect gift for that very special mom in our life.  OR, you may be a husband who wants to show his wife how much he appreciates everything she does for the family. Well, coming from one herself, let me tell you what moms really want/need to maintain our sanity. Forego the flowers. Skip the new shoes.  Bypass the breakfast in bed.       All of these are nice {Read More}

Must Haves for Moms: Post Pregnancy

For those of you who don’t know, this lady recently became a proud mama of two!!  Six weeks ago, we welcomed another beautiful baby boy into the world!  With dirty diapers to change, middle of the night feedings, and a body that just went through birth, there are a few things that have helped me to get by each day. These Mom “Must Haves” are some of my favorite items that make life a little easier and more enjoyable!   {Read More}

5 Things I Miss During Pregnancy

Pregnancy can be a wonderful thing, but it certainly has its downfalls, too!  There are many things women miss over the course of our 9 (actually 10) month journey…..common vices like wine, daily cups of coffee, and fitting into your skinny jeans without the need for a belly band.Being pregnant for the 2nd time now, I realize that there are a few things, aside from the obvious listed above,  that I REALLY miss.   If only I could have these {Read More}