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6 Reason’s to Love the Spring!

6 Reason’s to Love the Spring!

Okay, so spring is in no way my favorite season.  I am a summer girl all the way!  The beach, the warmth, the vacations, the summer outfits, patio’s and BBQ’s.. (my list is LONG). Fall is my second favorite season because it’s just too beautiful! […]

Why I Switched to Safer Makeup with Beautycounter

Why I Switched to Safer Makeup with Beautycounter

When we think of “Spring Cleaning” we usually think of the home.  Cleaning out old cabinets and dusting those hard to reach corners of the house. This year I decided to Spring Clean my makeup drawer and “Switch to Safer” while doing so!  I’ve learned […]

Hudson’s 1 Year Update – From Baby to Toddler

Hudson’s 1 Year Update – From Baby to Toddler

I simply cannot believe how quickly a year went by!  Everyone kept saying “enjoy these phases as they grow so fast” and they were absolutely right.  The first few months (when I wasn’t sleeping much) definitely felt like they went slower, but these past few […]

The Main Reason I Became a Beautycounter Consultant

The Main Reason I Became a Beautycounter Consultant

Finally a brand that puts your health first! Signing up with Beautycounter was one of the easiest “Just Say Yes” moments of my life!  I’m all about “Safer Beauty” and the mission behind Beautycounter is simply that.  They are dedicated to spreading the word, something […]

Hudson’s First Fiesta! How to Create a Themed Birthday Party

Hudson’s First Fiesta! How to Create a Themed Birthday Party

When planning Hudson’s First Birthday Party, a Fiesta theme seemed like the perfect idea!  We were vacationing in Mexico early February, so I shopped for party decor while I was there.  Everything else was picked up from the local party store or I attempted to […]

Review of Marina Fiesta Resort & Spa – Family trip to Cabo

Review of Marina Fiesta Resort & Spa – Family trip to Cabo

We chose the Marina Fiesta Resort for our family vacation mainly because of its location in Cabo.  We wanted to be close to the action with the flexibility to walk into town for shopping and nightlife.  Funny thing is, we never actually took advantage of […]

Charley & Co – Subscription Box for Mama and Baby Review

Charley & Co – Subscription Box for Mama and Baby Review

Subscription Boxes have become so popular in the last couple of years and its no wonder why!  Receiving a monthly box full of fabulous “surprise” items tailored to “you” cannot be beat!  It’s like Christmas morning and a birthday present all in one, from a […]

“Safer” Beauty Products for Mama and Baby that will Change your Life!

“Safer” Beauty Products for Mama and Baby that will Change your Life!

Decades of studies indicate that serious health issues (asthma, cancer, infertility – just to name a few) are on the rise, due in some part to our ongoing exposure to toxic chemicals.  There are SO many chemicals used in skincare that are unfortunately not regulated […]

8 Simple Ways to Beat the Winter Blues

8 Simple Ways to Beat the Winter Blues

The Winter Blues (also known as Seasonal Affective Disorder) affects millions of people worldwide.  Actually I read that about half of those living in the Northern part of the States, and most of Canada suffer from it seasonally.  It can affect people of any age, […]

28 Things I Want to Teach My Son One Day

28 Things I Want to Teach My Son One Day

As a first time mother, I’m learning new things everyday. Raising children and raising them well is serious business that requires hard work and consistency. As a mama to a little boy, I’ve started to put together a list of things I want him to […]

Simple Cold & Flu Home Remedies for the Family

Simple Cold & Flu Home Remedies for the Family

We’ve been hit hard this past week with nasty colds.  First Hudson had a stuffy nose and was sneezing, then I felt under the weather, and now Mark has been fully taken over by a virus that has caused him to just feel rotten! He’s […]

Hudson’s 9 month update

Hudson’s 9 month update

Hudson turned 9 months in Australia where we had quite a few adventures and new experiences! His Schedule and new Milestones mentioned…