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, ...

Nested Bean Zen Sleep Sack: Product Review

  Nested Bean Zen Sleep Sack: Product Review Hey there, Momma! I’ve got some exciting news–for the both of us! I’ve had the pleasure of collaborating with Nested Bean once again. A little while ago, I reviewed the Zen Swaddle and had nothing but positive things to say about it (you can read all about ...

Should I Go Organic?

14. June 2017 Lifestyle 4
Questioning Me “Isn’t that a little extreme?” she looked at me skeptically. I wanted to roll my eyes. She (a family member) wasn’t the first to question my growing interest in buying organic products. It’s just a waste of money. It’s a fad, and isn’t really any better than the regular stuff! Yeah, I’ve heard ...

Secrets I’ll Keep From My Daughter

04. June 2017 Parenting 10
  Secrets I’ll Keep From My Daughter There are some things I will never tell my daughter. She just turned seven months old and I find new things to love about her every single day. She’s got eyes as bright and blue as the western sky and a smile that lights up the room. Her dimples ...

Baby Sleep Tips

30. May 2017 Parenting 6
Baby Sleep Tips Real Experiences Plus Research from the Experts Sleepytime Struggle You’ve given baby a soapy bath, changed her into soft pajamas, read her a bedtime story, even fed her sweet, warm milk. Soon enough, she’s falling asleep in your arms. “Perfect,” you think, as you lay her down gently in her crib. Tip-toeing out, ...

Binxy Baby Hammock

The Binxy Baby Hammock: An Honest Product Review The Problem Mommies, I don’t know about you, but I’m the one who does the grocery shopping for our household. I’m particular about what goes into the cart and makes its way into our kitchen. When possible, I opt for sustainable, organic, non-GMO products. I’m also the ...

Love Him Simply

17. May 2017 Lifestyle 2
Oh, the Stress They say that the first year of marriage is the hardest. But I have to disagree. My husband and I are in our second year of marriage, and it’s been much more challenging than our first! Much of the challenge comes from dealing with stress: a newborn, home-buying, new jobs, unexpected hospital bills… And while some ...