15 Affirmations for Mom

15 Affirmations for Mom

Self respect has been one of my biggest struggles as a stay at home mom. There are days when I just don’t feel like I’m giving enough of myself to the world. There are days where raising two small kids just doesn’t feel like enough. Staying home was...
Dinner as a Family

Dinner as a Family

Sometime after our first little boy joined the world, I decided that family dinners would be our thing. We would sit at the table, put our devices away, and enjoy a meal together. Most of our meals are home cooked but definitely not all of them. I shared my thoughts...
Learning to Accept My Postpartum Body

Learning to Accept My Postpartum Body

This is a post that has taken me months to write. Every time I sit down to write about my postpartum body and the struggles I’ve faced, I come up blank. No words seem to fit the situation quite right and I spend a good deal of time staring at a blank screen and...
Little Ways to Show Love Today

Little Ways to Show Love Today

Valentine’s Day always makes me think about love and the big picture. I often feel like some take the holiday and make it into a big ordeal when it doesn’t have to be. I’ve seen feelings get hurt and people upset because it didn’t go a certain...
Social Media for Bloggers

Social Media for Bloggers

When I first started blogging, social media was a smaller puzzle piece than it is now. Bloggers were just starting to discover the power that it held. There was a push to have a presence on all of the platforms and burn out was happening as everyone tried to be...
Stay at Home Date Ideas

Stay at Home Date Ideas

With two small toddlers in the house and family miles away, date nights rarely happen for us. We’re lucky enough to have a couple of hours in the evening after the kids go to bed. We don’t always use it in the best way though. So, this year, we decided to...
Five Creative Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Five Creative Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is the perfect holiday for creativity and fun. It’s become such a commercialized holiday that sometimes we forget to find the fun in the holiday. This year, I want to ditch the commercialized version of Valentine’s Day and have a...
Simple Self Care for Moms

Simple Self Care for Moms

I’ve always been big on incorporating self care into my weekly routine. Before kids, it was an easy way to relax and unwind. I would often schedule in blocks of time weekly that were focused on treating myself to a bath or other relaxing activity. Self care was...