Browsing Category : motherhood

getting out of a social media rut


If you know me, you know that I am a very optimistic person.  I always try to see the best in everyone and everything.  But we all have our moments, and lately I have been having one when it comes to this (my creative space).  I was in a social media rut. I was feeling that my direction and cohesiveness…

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Gift Guide for Toddlers


Hello Friends, I hope everyone had a great weekend!  Below I complied a gift guide for toddlers.  There are a few items on here we already have, and some I have my eye on to gift the kids.  My children are currently loving music and imagination play, it is such a fun time!  Any toddler would be super excited to…

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Cozy Sweaters


Even though we have been having amazing weather around here, you can tell that it is officially fall!  Give me all the cozy sweaters, beanies, tea, blankets and fireplaces.  Sweaters are by far my favorite piece of fall clothing in my closet.  They just make you feel good (it’s all about the hygge).  Speaking of hygge, if you’re into or want to…

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Mirbeau Spa & Resort: Mom’s night out


Located on the north end of Skaneateles lake, Mirbeau Inn & Spa is the perfect retreat.  Whether it be for a “Mom’s night out” or romantic getaway you wont be disappointed by the attentive staff, award winning treatments and gorgeous facility. The second you pull on to the grounds you are surrounded by the lush majestic gardens.  The resort truly…

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Friday Favorites: Tidy Up


Hello friends!  I hope everyone had a stellar week, and is checking off all of their end of summer to-dos!  This week I have put together some of my go-to favorite items revolving around keeping things tidy!  Be sure to check out Friday favorites of my friends below! 1.  Bobsweep Pet Hair Plus:  I just got this baby, and so far…

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Friday Favorites- End of Summer


Happy Friday everyone!  As time allows I am going to put together my weekly favorites for you to check out.  This week I have put together some of my go to summer related items that we use daily!  Be sure to check out links to some of my friends Friday favorites at the bottom!   1.  I am a freak about skincare…

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First Birthday Luau!


We celebrated Felix’s FIRST birthday with our families and a Luau!  I still can’t wrap my mind around the fact that a whole 365 days went by, it really does go faster with each child.  Drew and I went to Hawaii eight years ago with his family (yes, we’re due to go again) we had such an amazing time and…

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A toast to Motherhood


Of all things I have done and hats that I have worn in my (almost 30) years of life, the one I identify most with is being a Mom.  Growing up I always loved babies and children.  At the ripe age of probably 8 I was coined a “baby hog” by all of my family and friends, if there is…

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Tea for TWO


  Recently we had our dear family and close friends over for EV’s second birthday. I’m a true believer that good people, yummy food and drinks always make for a good time! I really enjoy the planning, crafting and decorating aspect of parties and entertaining.  Even though I try to get as much done ahead of time, you will always find…

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Two under Two


  I cannot believe I am in my last month as a SAHM of two under two, time is a thief.  Although it has been quite the challenge, I will miss so many things about it!  I’m hoping to share some insight (and realness) from my experience as over the past 8 months I have seemed to figure out what works…

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