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Ulta Beauty Must Haves – Packing My Hospital Bag

August 28, 2020

I just placed an order on with my upcoming delivery in mind. I wanted to grab a few beauty items to pack in my hospital bag. I have been wanting to get lash extensions before giving birth – just to achieve the easy peasy – “I gave birth like this” look. Unfortunately being this pregnant – laying on your back for as long as a full set takes – it’s not in the books! So I logged onto…

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Telling The Boys They Will Be Big Brothers!

May 22, 2020

With everything going on – I totally forgot we have so many videos of us surprising our friends and family with the big news of baby! On Valentine’s Day we surprised the boys with the big news and it was soooo incredible to get on video. I was so excited to share the news and tell them their wish was coming true – they were going to be big brothers! Thank you for watching. I know these boys will be…

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Whipped Strawberry Milk

May 1, 2020

A great friend of mine – @drinkingdiningdione shared a how to video on making a whipped strawberry milk on IG this week. When I seen the pink drink – I just had to make it! It did not disappoint – it is absolutely fabulous!! The perfect spring/summer evening treat! I know we will be making this a lot! What You Need: Nesquik Strawberry Milk Powder Milk Heavy Whipping Cream Honey Hand Mixer or Whisk Deep Bowl What To Do: First:…

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First Trimester Update + Must Haves

April 22, 2020

Hello 15 weeks 👋🏻 Goodbye First Trimester! I’m feeling so thankful to reach this week & to be feeling so much better! Although this is my third time around with this pregnancy stuff – this time it’s night & day compared to the boys. I don’t know if it’s because: I’m older, pregnant after previous childbirth trauma, pregnant for the first time with an epilepsy disorder, pregnant during a health pandemic – – – or heck – maybe this time…

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#Crunchout With Carrots

March 18, 2020

Last week I took a day to go “orange” with the California Crunch Crunch Crunch Council. I signed off social media and said goodbye to technology for the day. It was absolutely incredible – refreshing! I decided to get the little ones involved too! We picked a Friday they had a scheduled day off school and we all put the phones, tablets, and TVs away. We crunched out on carrots and truly left the chaos behind!  Right before our social…

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5 Red Lipsticks Under $10

February 7, 2020

I love a good bold red lipstick – what better day to wear red? Valentine’s Day! All 5 Red Lipsticks Under $10 listed pack the power of high end! When looking at lip sticks I think there’s a lot that come into play: formula, shade, price range, lifespan. As I list my top 5 for you I will give my thoughts on the above! If you’re spending the day with the family or going on a romantic date, a red…

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9 Things + PinkBlush Dress

January 2, 2020

PinkBlush sent me this beautiful black and brown dress & I’m loving it! I haven’t done a 9 Things round up since Sept. – so I am way over due! I’ve been really spending the last couple months of 2019 focusing on my wardrobe and my style. I want my closet to be an easy mix and match – more neutrals! Alli of @Astylebreeze featured me in her Cincinnati fashion blogger round up of last year & labeled my style…

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Must Visit Bed & Breakfast in Springfield, Ohio

October 16, 2019

We recently visited Springfield, Ohio for the second time and it was unlike the first time. There really is a lot to do in Springfield! You can visit multiple times and make each trip completely different. Our first visit was full of adventure and play - this second visit was full of history and tradition. Staying at a Historic Bed & Breakfast set the tone for our trip - it brought so much life to what we already knew of…

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STEAM Toy Review

September 11, 2019

The boys absolutely love anything science right now. We were so excited when Vocalpoint reached out to collaborate on this STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics ) toy review post! As always, although this is sponsored, all the reviews and opinions expressed in this post are based on my personal views! …

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9 Things

September 2, 2019

Coming into my birthday month - celebrating my 29th year - I want to kick off a new series on the blog. I proudly bring to you - - - -drum roll- - - -9 Things. This has no rhyme or reason. This has no schedule per say, but every once in awhile I plan to update you with my latest 9 Things I’d like to share. This could be thoughts, feelings, favorite things, events coming to Cincy, latest travels,…

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