I’m a very cold-natured person. Even in the summer, the freezing A/C means my space heater is on at my desk throughout much of the day. This video is basically epitomizes my summer office experience. ...more


It’s safe to say I’m obsessed with taking photos, especially of my kids. When I was growing up, my mom took a ton of photos and had them printed and we have a massive collection of albums from my childhood and teen years....more

Children's Allergy Relief with FLONASE #PlayGreater

Growing up in Canada, I had severe seasonal allergies as a child, teen and into adulthood. I was seeing doctors and specialists, had full allergy testing done and eventually even had to get allergy shots to help prepare me for allergy season....more

Fun 4th of July Snacks for Kids

There's nothing better than the classic and patriotic pairing of red, white and blue! Today I'm sharing a few sweet treats I've whipped up to celebrate the 4th of July. Cooking and working with food in general is not my forte, so I wanted to make some fun and festive treats that were easy and kid-friendly (and quick)! Houston summers are hot and humid so my focus was on frozen treats first....more

Making Memories & Making Time for You with Garnier Whole Blends

Being a mom to two children has been both the most incredible blessing and a big challenge. It has been beautiful watching our family (and our hearts) grow while at the same time it has been a juggling act balancing everyone's needs....more


Recently I got to test out new Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes with Micro-Scrubbers. I've been using Clorox wipes for years in our home and at work, but the reason I especially love this new version is because one side of the wipe has a micro-scrubber texture that works on more stubborn messes and grime. It still has the same germ-killing power of their regular wipes (they kill 99.9% of germs, including E....more

Easter Basket Ideas for Girls with Aquafresh toothpaste

I love creating little gift baskets for every holiday. It's something I always looked forward to before I had children so it's been fun finding just the right items for each holiday. I thought it would be fun to share some items I think would make for a great addition to any little girl's Easter basket (alongside the chocolate eggs of course!) I'm not buying all of these for Harper's basket- some of these things are items we own (and love) and some are wish list items! I'm going to keep her Easter basket pretty tame since I went a little overboard for Valentine's Day this year!...more

Gentle Cleansing with Cetaphil

The first time I was introduced to Cetaphil® products, I was in high school, struggling with cystic acne. I had been using harsh cleansers on my skin, thinking they would improve my acne, but they just made my skin dry and exacerbated the problem.After months of crazy breakouts, I decided to take a different approach and picked up a bottle of Cetaphil’s Gentle Skin Cleanser on a whim one day at the drugstore....more

Photo Ornaments for the Holidays with Walmart Photo

Year after year, I'm always looking for unique holiday gifts for our family members. I know that some of the gifts our parents cherish the most are ones that capture our little ones as they grow. I recently had the opportunity to create some custom photo ornaments via Walmart Photo and I couldn't be happier with how they turned out!...more

Holiday Gift Guide with JCPenney

Holiday shopping can be fun---but with so many choices, it can also be overwhelming selecting just the right gifts for family members and friends. I love creating holiday gift guides to share some of my favorite finds from various retailers where I shop and today I'm sharing my top gift picks for the fitness fanatic, makeup-lover, jewelry-lover and chef/foodie in your life, all from JCPenney. You may even love some of these for yourself (I know I do!)...more