5 Things You Should Say To Your Kids... Often

During each of my pregnancies, my husband and I talked to our babies. We wanted our children to get to know us in utero. We didn’t do this all the time. We actually had to be intentional with it. However, the more we talked to our babies, the more natural it became. ...more
SEMCordova Ahh, yes indeed. That request speaks volumes to our children. Thanks for sharing that.more

Being Productive & Managing Time in 2015

I wanted to take a moment and share some tips with you today. Tips about managing time and helping yourself be a little more productive in 2015. I have to be honest, these tips are just as much a reminder to me as they are to help you! ...more

TRX: Tips for Beginners

I've been curious about TRX since it showed up at my gym, but I've been a nervous to try it. It's a little intimidating. What are all those things hanging from the ceiling? They kind of look like torture devices.  Do you swing  from them? Climb on them?  When the gym offered a free introductory class today, I knew it was time for me to bite the bullet and see what it's all about....more

Comfort and Joy

BEHOLD. I have found THE source for ever-lasting joy: A clean house. ...more

7 Ways to Make Your Facebook Experience Better

There are so many tricks you can use when it comes to Facebook. Below are 7 ways to make your Facebook experience awesome and control what you see in your feed....more
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Six Steps I Take to Combat Stress


Breastfeeding Advice From a First Time Mom

Okay, I realise I’m no expert in breast feeding. I’m not a lactation consultant, or medical professional, but I am a mom. A mom who (until starting solids at six months) exclusively breastfed Little Miss, and still does. I love it!...more

6 Ways To Stay Motivated

I've mentioned a few times how I've been discouraged (here and way back here) about not finding a job yet and it's kinda been affecting my mood. And I hate myself for allowing myself to be upset about it because I like to think that I'm a very positive person....more

Tips On Being a Healthier You

Humans are wonderful creatures, capable of learning and discovering and growing, yet we still are always looking for that “quick fix”.  With everything.  Ok, I realize as a whole we are all pretty busy, but is that a reason for excuses and shortcuts?  Particularly when it comes to our health.  If being healthy is so important to us, why are we always looking for a quick fix?...more

Dana Gibbs: What to wear when meeting the family for the first time

Guest Blogger Dana Gibbs: What to wear when meeting the familyhttp://www.beautylifegeek.com/guest-bloggers/2014/8/3/dana-gibbs-what-to-wear-when-meeting-the-family  ...more