What Parents Value Most

You all know by now that I'm a new parent.  While I wouldn't by any means call myself experienced, I am learning the ropes, a little bit more every single day.  When you're at home washing bottles, feeding baby, and changing diapers, it's easy to forgot that there are other parents, just like you out there, fighting the same battles every single day.   “This review was made ...

Fall Finds and Favorites

Fall Favorites

As fall arrives every year, I can't help but feel like it's the start of something new.  My parents were both teachers so September brought with it new beginnings and new routines.  I think that even as an adult, I look forward to this renewal and look for ways to make life just a little bit better going into fall. Please note I received samples of some of these products in order to be able ...

WaterWipes, Walgreens and Our New Arrival, Oh My

Water Wipes Value Pack

This post was sponsored by WaterWipes as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. As you know from all of the baby posts over the past few months, I was due to become a new mom in October. Well, life has a way of making other plans for us and our little bundle arrived on September 16th. New Mom Paranoia Being a new mom bring ...

4 Ways To Make Everyday Softer

Charmin Essentials Strong

“This post was sponsored by Charmin Essentials as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central.” Life isn't easy. Sometimes it's a little rough around the edges. It doesn't have to be...and I'm here to help you make every day a little more special.  Here are four ways to make today softer (and more affordable).  Do something the night before.  Taking five minutes in the evening ...

5 Ways To Balance Your Life

Balance Bar

  Please note this is a sponsored campaign on behalf of Balance.  My opinions are my own and were not influenced in any way.   I am part of the Mom It Forward Blogger Network. Life is tough.  There's no way around it.  The days are busy and full of obligations and you'll often find yourself with decisions to make that are less than fun.  I find that a happy, organized, and low-stress ...

Baby On The Go

So one of the things I've very quickly learned is that babies slow you down.  I mean this in the nicest way of course, because being babies are amazing.  However, there are some tools that can help you keep your mojo and momentum.  Here are a few of my favorite things. Please note I received samples of some of these items in order to be able to write these reviews.  My opinions are my own and ...

Three Summer Essentials

Summer Essentials

I'm so excited to be thinking about summer.  It feels as if it's been a long time coming this year and they everyone is ready for a little more fun, and some longer, warmer days.  Here are my five favorite items for summer....they are simple, affordable, and, (I promise), fun! This post was sponsored by SwimWays as part of an Activation for Influence Central. I received products to facilitate my ...

Three Reasons #NuCulture Probiotics Will Change Your Life

NuCulture Bottle

A few years ago I was looking for a solution to my husband's chronic stomach issues.  It seemed that no matter what we tried, he had some discomfort at some point during the day.  Now I can't stand problems that can't be solved. I'm a solutions girl.  So I set out to find something to help him.  After a lot of trial and error, we found probiotics. So why are probiotics so awesome? This post and ...

June Favorite Things

Alice in Wonderland Scarf

It's that time again...time for June's favorite things!  This month I wanted to focus on things that would fit into your life....an accessory you can use to make any outfit cuter, snacks for on the go, and a way to make every day a little more relaxing....and more! Please note I received samples of some of these items in order to be able to write these reviews.  My opinions are my own and were ...

Summer Roundup

Summer Roundup

I can't believe I'm saying this, but summer is finally here!  I'm so excited for the long days of warm sun and fun.  In order to get you prepared, and packing well for those trips, I've gathered a few of my favorite things for this summer.  I love getting started a little early and making sure the summer months have all the time possible for enjoyment outside.  That means, a few more minutes at ...