Jumbo Chocolate-Chip Muffins

Muffins are my love language. I love baking almost anything, but muffins are absolutely my go-to. They’re so flavorful, so moist, so satisfying…mmmm…my mouth is salivating as I type. In my opinion, nothing quite compares to freshly brewed coffee and an over-sized muffin. A delicious breakfast just gets me going in the morning–especially when I’ve ...

Shopping Small; Supporting Sisters

Shopping Small; Supporting Sisters I love shopping. For clothes, for shoes, for home decor…oh, I could go on. It might be an obsession. But that’s a topic for another day. 😉 Recently, I’ve been much more conscious about where and from whom I shop. I’ve begun to really adore small businesses and I prefer to purchase from ...

Why Reusable Swim Diapers?

Reusable Swim Diapers? I’d never have guessed that I would try reusable swim diapers. I always thought it was just so much easier to dispose of the soiled things after a day at the pool. They’re dirty and wet, so into the trash they go. No washing, no worries. Right? Well, not exactly. Disposable diapers ...

The Nuby™ 360 Sipper (Product Review)

The Nuby™ 360° Sipper (Product Review) Road Trip This summer, we aren’t traveling far; we just bought a house, got new(ish) jobs, and, of course, we’re adjusting to life with a baby. So, we’ve been opting for day trips! Shorter adventures, yet still loads of fun. Our most recent trip was to the zoo–and it was a ...

Quotes to Inspire Peace

For the Love of Quotes Some days, I search for quotes. Quotes to motivate me, inspire me, give me perspective. Some days, quotes refresh my soul like ice water refreshes my body after an exhausting run. I know I’m not the only one who adores a good quote! Why do people love them so much? ...

Nursery Inspiration: Safari Neutrals

The Dream Long before I was married–or dating, for that matter–I knew I wanted to have kids. Three, five, maybe even eight? I was certain I was going to be a mom one day. For some, having a baby is a fulfilled dream; for others, it’s quite the unexpected turn of events. But either way, ...

Softest Cinnamon Rolls

Momma in the Kitchen I’m not a food-blogger, but I’m a mommy who loves to bake (and eat). In my family, I’m known for baking breakfast pastries. Muffins, coffee cakes, biscotti, you name it. Pastries are the perfect excuse for eating dessert first thing in the morning! 😉 I came across this recipe a few ...

Summer Style Secrets

5 Summer Style Secrets     Mini-Vacay? When you’re a mom, a trip to the hair salon can feel like a mini-vacation. I seriously always look forward to getting my hair done! It’s just a little bit of time I get to relax, let myself be pampered, and feel a little prettier. It’s also a ...

Eco-Friendly Bath Routine

It Starts Simple When it comes to my family, I don’t mind being just a little extra cautious. Since becoming a mom, I (and my husband) have been much more careful about the products we use at home. After all, we have a tiny human to care for now! The more we read and research, ...