Fancy, Stay-At-Home Dinner & Dessert Ideas

Fancy, Stay-At-Home Dinner & Dessert Ideas

There are several occasions throughout the year when I want to step my dinner game up a notch and make something really nice. Birthdays, anniversaries, Valentine’s Day, and special visitors, to name a few. Crafting a beautiful and delicious meal is a great way to show love and appreciation for someone! If you’re looking for […]

My Reasons Why I Went on a Diet

My Reasons Why I Went on a Diet

How to diet successfully as a Foodie While I have been unable to pinpoint the average weight gain for Americans through the holiday season, I think we can agree that the average American gains at least a little weight between Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, and the cold weather conditions winter brings. I’m proud to announce […]

Simple & Stunning Ways to Wrap Presents

Simple & Stunning Ways to Wrap Presents

Have you ever received a gift that was almost too pretty to open? We adore those kinds of gifts, especially Maegan! Creating a beautifully wrapped present takes more time, but it sends the message that you really care about the person receiving the gift. You don’t have to be a “crafty” person to make it […]

My Postpartum Rollercoaster

My Postpartum Rollercoaster

I really don’t like rollercoasters. The amusement park kind or the hypothetical kind. I am so fine, happier even, being the “stuff holder” and waiting for everyone to enjoy their ride. That is my happy place. But you can’t be your own “stuff holder”. When your emotions are going nutso, who holds your stuff while […]

Everyday Makeup for the Busy Woman

Everyday Makeup for the Busy Woman

Time is precious, especially in the mornings as we scramble to get ready for the day. 20-30 minutes just for a makeup routine? But…we also want to look cute! So here’s to you, m’dears. I’m about to introduce you to 15 women that know a thing or two about the art of make-up, because I […]

Local Outing Ideas For Young Families

Local Outing Ideas For Young Families

It’s incredible to see a child’s joy over little things, like sprinkles on ice cream or pine cones. Going on mini-adventures with my girls has helped me bond with them and learn to enjoy the little things more. Going out with kids isn’t always easy, but it IS possible! There are many places and activities […]

Shame of Community College

Shame of Community College

It’s so funny how things can change in just 365 days. 1 year. A year ago if you had asked me where I was attending school, I would have stuttered out a shameful response that I was attending my local community college. I would have followed it with a long explanation about how it was […]