An Ode to The New School Year 

Can you feel it? Butterflies, optimism, hope and new beginnings?  Those are just a few of the words to describe the way I feel this time of year. It’s a feeling that’s been instilled in me since I was old enough to remember. Fresh hair cut, new clothes, new back pack and lunchbox. A gloriously blank notebook and vibrant new set of markers, crayons and pencils…

Mom’s Night In Box Review

What are Night In Boxes All About? “What a GREAT idea!” I thought.  A huge part of the joy I get from blogging is sharing the simple ways to make life memorable and fun with you, my reader! So, I ventured to the website to check it out.  I was looking for a fun date night subscription box that Erik and I could have fun with.  When I…

10 Things That Make Me Happy

Last week I was tagged in this blog post challenge by Jessica Foley at A Modern Mom’s Life blog. What a fun “challenge” to participate in! It has allowed me to think, in-depth, about the things that make me truly happy and that I’m so grateful for in life. I recommend everyone, bloggers and non-bloggers alike, make a list like this one…

Emma & Prince Subscription Box

Jumping on the Subscription Box Bandwagon I was so excited to receive the opportunity to review the newest subscription box from Emma & Prince! Lately, I’ve seen so many posts pop into my Facebook and Instagram feed for subscription boxes.  It seems like there’s one for everything these days..which is awesome!  What a perfect gift to yourself each month as a little “thank you…

How to Find Balance in Mom Life

The struggle is real. I used to work full-time, now I stay home with my children full-time. And I’ve come to realize that both circumstances present unique challenges in creating a balanced life!  When working full-time, I was always striving to find the work life/home life balance.  Now, as a SAHM, I’m working to balance of giving 110% to my…