• 7 Natural Teething Remedies That Really Work

    Teething. Basically a four letter word in parenthood. It is an exciting and frustrating time for moms and dads, and babies. Yay the first tooth is coming in, but oh I hate seeing them in pain. So what’s a crunchy mama to do? I didn’t really want to give my daughter medication or use teething gels that only harden the gums.… [Continue Reading]

    7 Natural Teething Remedies That Really Work
  • The Best Advice I Have Ever Received (and Given) for Parenting

    Happy 4th everyone! I just love Independence Day. There’s something different about today in America. You can feel freedom and the joy it brings all around.  Look at how cute Bella’s outfit is!!  So I’ve been thinking about something as of late, and that something is what advice do I often give to new (well newer) parents. The moment you… [Continue Reading]

    The Best Advice I Have Ever Received (and Given) for Parenting
  • Mom Life: A Day in this Balancing Act I Call Life

    Organized chaos. Those two words wholly embody what the day to day looks like since I have become a mother. The last 8 months have been the hardest yet most rewarding time for me. My life is no longer my own. That ended the day my sweet girl came into this world. Since then I have been wobbling along like… [Continue Reading]

    Mom Life: A Day in this Balancing Act I Call Life
  • My 10 Favorite Summer Diffuser Recipes

    Summer. Cue the song from Frozen that Olaf sings about summer. Happy, hot, and free. Let’s paint a picture shall we? Imagine. You’re at the pool. The glistening, cool water reflects the suns bright rays. Together they beckon you to come in. Armed with this season’s cutest swimsuit, your favorite sunglasses, and a sun hat to boot, you lay down… [Continue Reading]

    My 10 Favorite Summer Diffuser Recipes
  • The Ultimate Hygiene To-Do List for New Moms 

    *Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something that we have recommended. While clicking these links won’t cost you any extra money, they will help us keep this site up and running! Your little bundle of joy is finally here! Can you believe it?! Nine months of… [Continue Reading]

    The Ultimate Hygiene To-Do List for New Moms 

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How to Write Music Quickly

Over the past couple of weeks I have started to pull out some old music compositions that needed new life in them (for one reason or another). It all started with a competition that I was submitting to, and grew from there. I love writing music, almost more than anything else. It is the place where my soul finds peace….

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The Best Advice I Have Ever Received (and Given) for Parenting

Happy 4th everyone! I just love Independence Day. There’s something different about today in America. You can feel freedom and the joy it brings all around.  Look at how cute Bella’s outfit is!!  So I’ve been thinking about something as of late, and that something is what advice do I often give to new (well newer) parents. The moment you…

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100 Amazingly Encouraging and Inspiring Quotes

I get asked all the time how I stay so encouraged. How am I able to never let my circumstances keep me down? Truth be told the answer is simple. I pray… a lot… every day. That’s the big thing. The other thing I do is surround myself with encouraging things. I refuse to allow negativity stay in my life….

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My 10 Favorite Summer Diffuser Recipes

Summer. Cue the song from Frozen that Olaf sings about summer. Happy, hot, and free. Let’s paint a picture shall we? Imagine. You’re at the pool. The glistening, cool water reflects the suns bright rays. Together they beckon you to come in. Armed with this season’s cutest swimsuit, your favorite sunglasses, and a sun hat to boot, you lay down…

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7 Natural Teething Remedies That Really Work

Teething. Basically a four letter word in parenthood. It is an exciting and frustrating time for moms and dads, and babies. Yay the first tooth is coming in, but oh I hate seeing them in pain. So what’s a crunchy mama to do? I didn’t really want to give my daughter medication or use teething gels that only harden the gums….

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The Ultimate List of Stock Photo Sites

Stock photos are a great tool for bloggers and entrepreneurs alike. There are so many, but it can be very overwhelming to track them all down. I started looking through different websites for my own information a few days ago, and thought this might be something that everyone could use. This list contains 141 different websites all containing stock photos…

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In My Heart I’m a Dancer

To quote the movie Wild Hogs, “The music moves me, it just moves me ugly.” Ha ha, that line always cracks me up. Maybe because it rings so true. When I was a child I loved to dance, still do, the only problem was/is I’m not great at it. My dad used to call me Ally McBeal (If you are…

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Mom Life: A Day in this Balancing Act I Call Life

Organized chaos. Those two words wholly embody what the day to day looks like since I have become a mother. The last 8 months have been the hardest yet most rewarding time for me. My life is no longer my own. That ended the day my sweet girl came into this world. Since then I have been wobbling along like…

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Baby’s First Trip: What We Learned and What You Can Expect

We did it! Our first family trip was a success! We have made it home in one piece, had a great time, learned a lot, and came back relatively unscathed. Traveling with a baby is a whole different ball game. I have travelled all over the place, and never before have I had to pay attention to so many different…

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7 Effective Ways to Stay Motivated

Ah motivation. One of life’s fickle of qualities. It ebbs and flows depending upon a plethora of reasons: circumstances, moods, successes, failures, thoughts, physical needs and wants, etc. We have all had those days where motivation seemed elusive. How on earth can we ever get it? Personally, this has been a season in my life where I have to work…

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