Why My Family Celebrates Cinco de Mayo (and the secret to our favorite snacks!)

Cinco de Mayo started as a way to commemorate Mexico’s victory over France in the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1865. However, over the years, the holiday has crept onto the American calendar as a way to acknowledge and celebrate Mexican-American…

Spring Vacationing with Toddlers

This post is sponsored by Carter’s; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. This spring, my fam and I have a few fun trips planned, one of which includes a LONG road trip San Louis Obispo. Traveling with a toddler can be…

The Best Prenatal for Expecting Moms

This post was sponsored by Zahler but I own and use the product and all opinions are my own! Zahler’s Prenatal DHA is a balanced synergistic formula that provides a curated compilation of nutrients your developing baby requires in optimal ratios for absorption…

Two Delish Whole 30 Stuffed Peppers Recipes

A short and sweet post to share two of my fam’s fav’s from our “Whole 30 Has Never Been Easier” meal planner: Stuffed Peppers! One recipe is pretty traditional… the other has a spicy buffalo twist! Both are…

Optimize Your Pinterest Presence & Grow Your Blog

Let me preface this post by saying… there are LOTS of resources out there to support bloggers who want to optimize their Pinterest presence.  But for the new(er) blogger eager to learn it all, some of these resources and classes can feel overwhelming or…

How to Clean Your Bathroom Naturally

Natural living friends, get excited! The slideshow below has 4 stellar recipes for keeping your bathroom clean as a whistle, all with natural, green ingredients. I jumped on the “Green Home”  bandwagon a couple years ago, and I’m so glad I…

7 Instagram Hacks Every Blogger Should Know

Hey blogger friends! …Okay, so maybe you are relatively new to blogging and now that you’ve launched your site, you’re learning how you can use social media platforms, like Instagram, to start driving readers to your blog. …Or maybe you’re…

Fashion Diaper Bag Shoulder Tote

I don’t know about you guys, but my diaper bag is my life. Quite literally. Not only does it carry P’s diapers, wipes, and snacks. It also carries my wallet, 2 cell phones, extra makeup, hair items, tissues, chapstick and more…

4 Weeks of Whole 30 Meal Plans

In case you’re new to my blog, my fam and I completed another round of Whole 30 after Christmas, and rather than winging it this time, I actually meal planned, prepped, and documented our every move! Time consuming? Yeah. But I did it…

Best Whole 30 Breakfasts

Luckily, after a little detective work and testing a bunch of different recipes, these 3 are my all-time favs. In fact, pretty often my fam and I have them for lunch and dinner too!  #1- Sweet Potato, Apple, Sausage, Blueberry Hash We eat…