Learning to Love My Beautiful Imperfections

AVEENO Makeup Removing Wipes

This post was sponsored by AVEENO® through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated to write a post about AVEENO®, all opinions are my own.  As much as I hate to admit it, I am a perfectionist at heart. I may spend hours crafting a blog post, get upset when a recipe doesn’t turn out the right way, or feel like a failure when my house is a mess – for the third time of the … [Read more...]

20 Satisfying S’mores Recipes

20 Satisfying S'mores Recipes

We are seriously all about the s'mores recipes around here! I've shared a couple on my blog, but in my house, we are always thinking up new ways to enjoy the chocolate and marshmallow sweetness! Browsing around the web for ideas, I have come across so many new s'mores recipes for our family to try. I decided to compile a list that I'll be trying. Maybe you chocolate lovers will gain some … [Read more...]

Making Life #BetterforBaby with a Pledge & Lots of Prizes!

Apple Watch

This review and giveaway was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Pampers. I received product free of charge, but all opinions are 100% mine. When I had my first son, my life changed in so many ways. No longer was I think a carefree, selfish, "do as I please" person. I now had a little one that depended on me, and all of my decisions weren't based on what *I* wanted...they were based on what … [Read more...]

Bringing Back Old School Television

Dawson's Creek

Thinking back to my childhood, I watched a lot of television. There were so many family-friendly sitcoms on the air, and I really do miss them! I worry about what I'm going to watch with Sawyer and Dawson when they get older, and aren't so interested in cartoons anymore. I can remember as a kid -- TGIF was always on the TV in my room on Friday nights, as I watched two hours of funny, wholesome … [Read more...]

Our Trying to Conceive Story…

When James and I decided to start trying for children, we didn't think it would be quite as hard as it was. We got started, and when conception didn't happen after a few months, we started to feel a little unsure. Two more months went by (for a total of six months), and the two of us became concerned. I had a yearly checkup scheduled so I discussed the lack of pregnancy with my doctor. She … [Read more...]

Cinnamon Sugar Doughnut Holes

Cinnamon Sugar Doughnut Holes

Doughnut holes are a bit of an addiction for me. They are the perfect size to satisfy the sweet tooth without packing on hundreds of calories. Unfortunately, there isn't a Krispy Kreme or Dunkin Donuts within 30 minutes from me -- so I took it upon myself to start making my own! These Cinnamon Sugar Doughnut Holes certainly hit the spot. They aren't difficult to make, and my whole family loves … [Read more...]