Category: Motherhood

A Very Happy 4th Birthday to My Beautiful Liliahna Grace

  Four years ago I woke up, 34 weeks pregnant and had no idea I would be meeting you today Lily.  I went in for my normal doctor’s appointment and they sent me straight to the hospital.  A couple hours and an emergency C-section later I got…

My Daughter’s 4th Birthday Party

Today was the big day… my daughter’s 4th birthday party.  We had it at a gymnastics facility and all the kids had a ball.  It was perfect for the boys and girls and all ages. They did tons of organized activities and loved every minute of it…

Moms In Training- New Program from Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

I’m sure most of us have either run or at least heard of Team In Training, which helps raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. (Go Team!)  I’m excited to share that they have a new program called Moms In Training! Moms In Training is…

Do you have a culinary kid? Casting for Rachael vs. Guy: Kids Cook-Off on Food Network

I was sent this info from the lovely people at Food Network and thought I would pass it along because, let’s be honest here, this sounds super fun.  If I was a kid I would’ve loved this. For more information and how to apply visit the…

Truth: Here is my #ParentFail2014

I am not perfect, nor are any of us…I hope…and if you are congratulations. My daughter no longer naps.  She hasn’t napped for awhile on a regular basis, but last week, sure enough, 20 minutes before her soccer practice she passed out on my…

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Present Ideas for the Wife, Mom or Woman in your life

Ok, we all know people procrastinate a little (especially men).  Are you in a pinch since you only have a couple days until Valentine’s Day?  Don’t worry, I have you covered.  These are easy to get and will definitely please the mom in your life. GIFT…

Zabada- Clean faster, easier and healthier

I am a little obsessive about finding the healthiest way to do things.  I hate using toxic chemicals that my family will than be touching.  It also freaks me out that cleaning chemicals kill bacteria instead of just removing it because as we have learned, this means the bacteria just…