DIY Cord Bookmark with ribbon and beads

"Use a piece of paper" my dad would say when I was young and needed to mark a page. It wasn't until those scholastic book fairs that I saw all the wonderful bookmarks that I could buy to replace that piece of paper. An … [Read More...]

Marbled Candied Cake Mix Cookies. Super Easy Recipe!

I really love recipes that allow you to use already made items in order to simplify and speed up the preparation process. This especially for me since the new baby is so demanding I feel I have no time for anything. My … [Read More...]

Baby Blues. I won’t lie, It was a rough 2 weeks.

I wrote about my second pregnancy being WAY different than my first, so was the aftermath. My first pregnancy's postpartum I would say was mainly depression based, I felt alone. I cried a lot. It stuck with me for … [Read More...]

I gave up breastfeeding and it made me a better mom.

This post had been in draft mode pending for weeks! Excuse the lateness of it as you will read below I was going through a lot during the first 2 months of my baby's life. She will be 3 months next week :) Don't get … [Read More...]

Happy belated New Year! A lot has been going on. Now where to begin…

Sorry for the lack of posts but I have my little bundle of joy to blame! Aleena was born December 1st, 2015, 2 weeks earlier than anticipated. She actually decided to make her entrance into the world the day after her … [Read More...]

MONOPOLY Junior #Hasbro #GameNight Voxbox #Review

MONOPOLY Junior! Now there's an idea! I was a bit skeptical at first because growing up playing the original Monopoly I know how long and drawn out the game can be, not to mention all the rules and alliances players … [Read More...]

Chocolate Cake In A Mug

I've been pretty good with my pregnancy up until lately. I hit 32 weeks this week and am now craving all the stuff that will definitely make me pack on the pounds. BUT  you cannot take my sweets from me! The issue is … [Read More...]

crafts + DIY

10 Doctor Who DIY/Craft Round Up #whovian #crafts

Most of my friends and family know that I love Doctor Who. I'm not a walking Wikipedia but I do love the show, the stories and … >> read more

8 Fun Glass pebble crafts #DIY

Glass pebbles can be found at the dollar store and make for a great inexpensive supply to craft with. One craft I had made … >> read more

How to upcycle a T-shirt into a bag

Okay so I saw a picture on Facebook with no link source but a series of images on how to upcycle a t-shirt into a bag. Best of … >> read more

family + life

I gave up breastfeeding and it made me a better mom.

This post had been in draft mode pending for weeks! Excuse the lateness of it as you will read below I was going through a lot … >> read more

Happy belated New Year! A lot has been going on. Now where to begin…

Sorry for the lack of posts but I have my little bundle of joy to blame! Aleena was born December 1st, 2015, 2 weeks earlier … >> read more

As They Say: “No Two Pregnancies Are Alike”

My first pregnancy was amazing,  I don't remember having any symptoms other than just being happy and having this 'glow' that … >> read more

food + recipes

Chocolate Cake In A Mug

I've been pretty good with my pregnancy up until lately. I hit 32 weeks this week and am now craving all the stuff that will … >> read more

Make your own Herbed Cream Cheese Spread, So Easy!

Being pregnant I have to admit I do have some cravings. While some may be craving the sweets and everything known to man that … >> read more

Frozen Vanilla Yogurt Covered Watermelon Bites

With my pregnancy I've been eating pretty healthy.. quite oddly I've been craving veggies! A far cry from ice cream, chocolate … >> read more

style + home

My Fall Mantel #fall #homedecor

I didn't get a chance to create a fall mantel last year so you can guess how excited I was that Michaels had their Lowest Prices … >> read more

My Winter Holiday Mantel

I was pretty busy in the fall and only got that mantel half done so I wasn't able to blog about it. But I did manage to put … >> read more

My Summer Mantel

I think it was about time that I changed out my Spring mantel for a Summer one. I put this one together with things that I … >> read more