Christmas with Maggies Place

Merry Christmas! This year for Christmas we decided to give a little love to some mommies in need and bring Christmas to Maggie’s Place. Maggie’s Place is a community that provides houses of hospitality for parenting mothers and pregnant mothers in Arizona. Our family has visited several of the Maggie’s Place shelters and while there,Continue reading “Christmas with Maggies Place”

Boo Baskets: Making a Halloween Basket for your Toddler that’s not all about candy

Now, don’t get me wrong. I am the first one to go through Charlie’s Halloween basket searching for my favorites. And Im also all about the traditions of trick or treating. BUT, I’ve made our own little family tradition of making “Boo Baskets” every year for him. They are quite similar to an Easter basket,Continue reading “Boo Baskets: Making a Halloween Basket for your Toddler that’s not all about candy”

Saving Space in the Kitchen with Calphalon

Sponsored by Calphalon I was recently finding myself completely avoiding areas of my house that were disorganized. I would DREAD cooking because my pots and pans were so disheveled and often times I would have to take every pot and pan out just to find the one I needed. And that’s when I had ENOUGH.Continue reading “Saving Space in the Kitchen with Calphalon”

Wigwam

Historic authentic Arizona charm defines The Wigwam. Built over 90 years ago, the resort is built on 440 of acres, providing guests with a peaceful, quiet, and truly perfect southwest desert experience. A perfect summer escape is exactly what my family needed for our staycation. We visited the Wigwam and we had the best time.Continue reading “Wigwam”

Back To School with Zappos and Psycho Bunny

Sponsored by Zappos I hear the sound of school bells ringing… or is that mommy crying over here? Charlie is GOING TO PRESCHOOL. Was it not just yesterday I was giving him his first bath, encouraging him to take his first steps, and wishing the sleepless nights would be over? (gulp). I’ll be the momContinue reading “Back To School with Zappos and Psycho Bunny”

One of a Kind with Nena & Co

Everyone has seen “the mom bag.” The hideous, filthy, cheerios stuck to the bottom, dried milk on the straps, if you touch it you’ll wake up with a cold the next day, MOM BAG. Yuck. I promised myself I would never carry around one of “those germ infested things.” And that’s when I found Nena &Continue reading “One of a Kind with Nena & Co”

California Baby Giveaway

California Baby just launched a new 100% Plant-based lotion and it is AMAZING!! And guess what? It’s the first and ONLY 100% USDA certified biobased lotion! It’s free of petroleum contaminants, synthetics! The calendula scent is my absolute favorite! The combination of clary sage and lavender is light and refreshing and the scent stays! ItContinue reading “California Baby Giveaway”

Boo Baskets for Sunshine Acres

Every Halloween I have made Charlie a “Boo Basket”. Similarly themed to an Easter Basket, but Halloween themed. This year for Halloween, we decided to spread some love to some foster children. We carried on our Boo Basket tradition to Sunshine Acres. Sunshine Acres provides a loving, wholesome, Christian home for children who are separated from theirContinue reading “Boo Baskets for Sunshine Acres”