My Top Seven Baby Products Must-Haves!

Since finding out that Dave and I are expecting our second child, we started the hunt to finding up-to-date products and rationalizing the products we loved using with our daughter to reincorporate. While, many families live different lifestyle and have different opinions, here is what worked best for us as we carry a full work load, school activities and home life. Together we have created a list that we both, as mom and dad, felt beneficial to our parenting and busy schedules.     1. Infant Laundry detergent: We have been extremely blessed that…

Tinukim Baby Products Review

    If you are like me and are always on the hunt for amazing products that make being a busy mom easier; then I want to chat with you for a minute about the Tinukim Company and a few of their products that they sent me.   Being a busy mom with a toddler and a teenager, at times, balancing Mia’s feedings would be challenging because I was always on the go. I would be on the road, then at practice for the oldest, doctor appointments, and meetings would run…

DIY: Baby Shower Diaper Cake

      With one of my best friends being 7 months pregnant, a few friends and I jumped at the chance to throw her a shower. Now, who has a baby shower without a diaper cake? While, I have made many diaper cakes I wanted to share with you my steps to make an easy self-stack diaper cake. Now, lets get to rollin’ and stackin’.   Here are the supplies you will need: A pack or box of diapers depending on the size you want the cake. (I used a pack…

Top 10 Christmas Movies for All Kids:

After careful consideration, I have narrowed down my top 10 movies that all children can and do enjoy! However, this list is not just for children either. Every and all can enjoy these movies. I hope you enjoy the list I have put together for you. Now, lets get started. *****  Affiliate links are included: All Images provided are thanks to Amazon. com. They have also provided a link on each image that will send you directly to their website where you can purchase any of the following movies listed below. 1. “A Christmas Story” (1983)…

The Stay at Home Mom Job

The Stay at Home Mom Job: Okay, I know us stay at home moms (SAHM) have all heard the words, “Oh, you don’t work?”. Then they give you the look. You know, they look at you like you just told them you wanted to shave your eyebrows off. Umm, yes, I “work” 24-7 with no sick leave or vacation days. Well here’s the thing, I feel people have this lazy image of a SAHM. As if all we do is sit on the couch watching soap-operas, and let the kids run…

Halloween Pumpkin Carving Traditions

  Lets chat about family traditions and Pumpkin Carving Halloween! Let me start by saying, Dave and I always check our local events in our city news paper and Facebook for special events. Man oh man, the amount of fun activities in my city this weekend had my head spinning with excitement! There were so many festivals, parades and “Trunk or Treats” going on that I was having trouble picking just one. We have a tradition of picking one activity to celebrate the weekend before Halloween then, afterwards comes the fun part; We carve…

Grieving After The Loss of a Child

    I remember this day as if it were yesterday. December 6th 2014 my son was born and passed with a rare chromosome disorder called T13. It was the worst and yet, happiest day of my life. I remember as the doctors placed this beautiful creature in my arms thinking how blessed I was as a woman. I was there to see this beautiful being enter this world, and I was also there as he drifted out.   The grief from the loss of my son had stolen every being of my happiness. I…