Archives for May 2016

Have you guys been shopping at Crazy 8 before? A couple of years ago, a friendhad given my boys a couple of outfits from there that were really cute so I don't know why I didn't start shopping there but I never did! Then recently, they contacted me about trying a few of their clothes outand I was game as I was interested to check them out … [Read more...]

Man this time of year is DANGEROUS for my wallet. I'm sure Jon thinks this JUST happened but nope, it's been half a year since the last Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale! Time to stock up again! There are some great items on sale and as I started a wish list of all the items I want to buy, I thought I would share some of them with you! What's your … [Read more...]

No doubt, I'm a bit obsessed with avocados. I pretty much eat them every day in some form in my lunch - guacamole or fresh. I regularly stock my fridge with Wholly Guacamole although I prefer just a fresh avocado cut up. But I need the guac because finding that perfect Avocado is a delicate science. How many times have you bought an avocado, … [Read more...]

Life isn't about avoiding suffering, it's about creating meaning. -Paul Kalanithi, When Breath Becomes Air "At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decades worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. One day he was a doctor treating the dying, and the next he was a patient … [Read more...]

This Mossimo Long & Lean Tank Top from Target is my favorite tank top to layer with. I like the long & lean part because it covers and comes down below in a way other tank tops don't. I literally wear it with evvvvverything. This time of year it's the best - I do two of these with a maxi, or I do it under a different tank or tee. It's … [Read more...]

Have you guys ever made your own homemade hummus? It's actually very easy - I had no idea! With Memorial Day weekend coming up and a whole slew of other summer activities, this seems like a super-easy one to whip together on the go to bring to a party or just for a snack at your own house. Chickpea Salad Recipe   Save Print Author: … [Read more...]

Love me some monthly subscription boxes. We're regulars of Bark Box for the pup and I've tried a few others along the way. There's just something fun about the unknown showing up on your doorstep. So I was perusing Groupon one day and shopping for nothing in particular (which is always dangerous) when I found a deal to try out a one month box … [Read more...]

Years ago, I was at a brunch and the host had a cake there was deceivingly plain looking. It had a slice and it was actually one of the more delicious cakes I had ever tried! I asked what it was and she told me it was called and Olive Oil Cake, I was like, for real? What CAN'T olive oil make tasty? I've been on a hunt every since to find a … [Read more...]

Editor's Note: I wrote this last week and never had a chance to share it with you guys! See below for some goodies and a recap of our trip to Disney earlier this month. We're still recovering over here from our recent trip down to Disney for the Disney Social Media Moms conference. Walking around the parks and park hopping is no joke, ya 'all. I … [Read more...]

Love these and wish they had been around when my babies were actually babies. We all know how much babies love car keys but of course our car keys aren't exactly clean. There's ton of fake key toys out there but I thought these Kleynimals toy keys for babies were one of the better sets I've seen in a long time. They're still metal so they … [Read more...]