Category: Motherhood

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…

Is it ok to wear yoga pants all the time?

When is wearing yoga pants or work out clothes unacceptable?   Obviously to fancy or dressy occasions it is a no no. Like a wedding, definite no no. When it comes to day in and day out is it ok?   When I go to my daughters preschool I feel…

Kids Holiday Craft- Footprint and Handprint Rudolph

This is such a simple idea, but very cute! You could even make them into ornaments as gifts. I love craft projects, especially ones that involves my child’s foot and hand prints. Her hands and feet aren’t getting any smaller right? For this craft you just…

Thinking about life…while on an a Southwest flight with wifi

I’m on my way home from Thanksgiving in Florida.  My husband had to head to Chicago for business, so it is just my daughter and I on this flight.  She is sleeping and I just can’t believe how big she is.  She use to curl-up…

New American Girl Store San Francisco at Stanford Shopping Center #AmericanGirlSF

I got a sneak peek at the new San Francisco American Girl Store yesterday.  It is technically in Palo Alto, not San Francisco, but that works me because it is closer 🙂 My mom , daughter and I all headed up to Stanford Shopping Center to get a take a look before…

The Ups and Downs of Moving

Moving is such an exciting time, but also stressful on each member of the family.  Even our dog is slightly weirded out.  I haven’t been sleeping well just getting use to the new noises in the house.  My 3 year old still cries in the evening telling my…