Moms get busy. This is no secret. Of course, we put our families first, but are we taking care of ourselves throughout the day too? Taking a break won’t get you off track. And there is no reason to feel guilty when you focus on yourself. I partnered with your new favorite snack, Café Breaks, to share 15 easy ways to take 15 minutes to focus on yourself . These breaks
This summer was crazy chaotic trying to work from home AND give the kids a summer to remember. It left me wanting to “nest” and clean out cupboards and drawers. And in preparation for all the stuff that comes home with the kids throughout the first few months of school, I knew I needed to create a centralized hub to keep it all organized. I’m sharing my tips for how
I think I have to call this the summer of sugar. Because my kids were all about it. School starts this week and we’ll be getting back in to a better routine of eating things that are green and come from the ground. But as a last little summer celebration, we made grasshopper milkshakes. There’s a little bit of green in those, right? We were inspired to make them after
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Breyers for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Breyers. All opinions, extra calories consumed and quality time with my kids are mine all mine. I’ve never been a vanilla ice cream kind of girl. For as long as I can remember, I preferred something with a chocolate base, a
This post was sponsored by a2 Milk® as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.I can’t quit milk and cookies. No matter how hard I try! There is something so relaxing about dipping a cookie in milk that makes all things right with the world. And I won’t give it up even though milk and my body are not BFFs. All
You have to make a brownie cake. For real. Because look how cute it is. I love to serve things in a new way at the parties I throw. It’s such a fun way to add special details that the guests will love. Sure, you can serve a plain old cake. But why not serve a brownie cake? It’s something you don’t see everyday, everyone (well, just about everyone) loves brownies
We live really close to the beach. But we hardly ever go. Life gets busy (plus I’m SUPER high maintenance) so schlepping everything down there seems like way too much work. A few weeks ago, my family and I did a little staycation at a friend’s house in Carlsbad (about an hour from our city). Knowing that we were free of our daily stresses made enjoying the beach easier. To me,
You know when you are out somewhere and you taste something and you’re like, “I NEED TO RECREATE THAT BECAUSE IT MAKES MY MOUTH SO HAPPY!”? That was me at a chain restaurant in Texas when I was visiting my best friend. This, my friends, is Strawberries Romanoff Dip. And it’s crazy delicious. AND SO EASY! I’m sorry for yelling I’m just angry with myself for not recreating this earlier.