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Beauty Essentials to Pack in your Purse or Diaper Bag

Beauty Essentials to Pack in your Purse or Diaper Bag

Traveling as a mama with a little one in tow, doesn’t mean you should skip on your skincare routine or forget those “loved” beauty items you use at home.  We recently returned from a trip in California and I made sure I brought my favorites […]

The Importance of “Safe” Sunscreen – Here’s the Scary Truth!

The Importance of “Safe” Sunscreen – Here’s the Scary Truth!

I never knew there was anything to worry about when it came to sunscreen.  When I became pregnant with Hudson I became more conscious about everything that went on my body, and I was surprised to learn what I did.  I was even more shocked […]

You’ve Got This, Mama

You’ve Got This, Mama

A Mother’s Guide To Embracing The Chaos And Living An Empowered Life is a beautiful collection of heartwarming and inspiring stories told by the real mamas who experienced them. Let’s face it, motherhood is the hardest job you’ll ever love, and it is not meant to be braved alone. It takes a village, right?

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 […]

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 […]

“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 […]

How to create a grid-style gallery wall of family photos!

How to create a grid-style gallery wall of family photos!

Lately I’ve been making an effort to actually do something with my photos, and not just let them live in my phone and camera.  In our family room we originally had some landscape photos (taken on our travels) that i had printed onto canvas.  These […]

Our DIY Small Nursery Makeover

Our DIY Small Nursery Makeover

Shortly after we found out we were expecting I started hunting on Pinterest and dreaming up ideas for our baby’s nursery.  We had a very small space to work with – just a little larger than 8×9 so i knew space would be an issue.  […]