This post contains affiliate links Before I had kids, I worked as a Master Esthetician. I spent my days doing facials, chemical peels, waxes, and makeup. It was such a fun world to be a part of, and making people look and feel beautiful every day was so rewarding. But the schedule was hard, it … Continue reading My “Mom” Beauty Routine
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We love getting out in our community and taking part in fun activities. Here in Central, IL, later summer/fall is festival season. There is a festival or event for almost everything that you can think of! This past weekend, we made the trip to Lincoln, IL to watch the Hot Air Balloon launch. Kallen has … Continue reading Family Fun at the Lincoln Balloon Festival
Going to school is so exciting, but can be a big adjustment! These are some things we have been doing to prepare.
People do not realize the weight little (even well meaning) remarks can carry. Especially to a new parent who is already worrying and obsessing over every.little.thing.
This post contains affiliate links, if you click and make a purchase, I make a commission. I only work with products I love and use. Thanks for supporting those that help me support this blog As a mom of young kids, I know how hard it is to get date nights or alone time with … Continue reading Date Night In Ideas
This post contains affiliate links When my husband and I were first married, we made it a point to go on a Date at least once a week. Even though we didn't have kids yet, and every night was really a "date night" of sorts, it was still important to us to take time to … Continue reading Night In Boxes Review: To the Moon and Back
Real talk time.....pumping is not my most favorite thing. I do it, because keeping my supply and providing breastmilk for my baby is important to me, but as soon as I can retire that machine, I rejoice. As a breastfeeding mom, and a Certified Lactation Counselor, I have learned a few tricks to make pumping … Continue reading 5 ways to make pumping milk easier
I received this book in exchange for my honest review, all thoughts and opinions are genuine and mine alone If you have been following me for a little while now, then you know that I am very open about my struggle with depression and anxiety. Maternal Mental health, is something that I feel needs … Continue reading A Book Review: Hope Prevails
Fathers Day is this coming Sunday, in recognition of that, I wanted to write down some thoughts that have been on my mind. I see you Dad.... I see you Dad, with the love of your life, the one you chose. I see you holding her as she cries after another negative test. I … Continue reading Hey Dad, I see you