Cooksmarts: The Leftovers

September 17, 2014

This post is sponsored by Cook Smarts It’s been a while since I’ve blogged about Cook Smarts, but I’m still loving the service! We started using it full time at the beginning of 2014 and 9 months later we still use it at least 2 of the 4 weeks of the month. Travel and summer […]

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Stitch Fix Keeps

September 12, 2014

I haven’t done a Stitch Fix post in a while, but I’ve gotten some great fixes in the mean time! Here are some of my favorite keeps. This necklace, which I wear all the time! It’s so delicate and classic and goes with everything! For Stitch Fix peeps, it’s the Bridgette Hammered Circle Necklace. The […]

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Bling From Gemvara + A Giveaway

August 28, 2014

This post is sponsored by Gemvara We are flying across the country today (leaving our sweet baby at home in the good hands of his grandparents) and I have one heck of a giveaway for you! Gemvara is a company that offers handcrafted, customizable jewelry featuring more than 20 different natural gemstones and nine precious […]

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Kiwi Crate + Peanut Butter Balls

August 21, 2014

This post is sponsored by Kiwi Crate Subscription boxes are not just for fashion, beauty, pets or snacks. They’re now for kids too! Kiwi Crate is a kids’ craft kit subscription box. The box includes everything you need to make two to three hands-on activities. Also included is Kiwi Crate’s explore! magazine filled with bonus […]

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The Princess and The Pea: Sleep Number v. Tempurpedic

August 12, 2014

Our master bedroom got yet another makeover this year. This time in the bed department! Yep, a king sizer! Two things prompted us to make the change (which we did in January – Merry Christmas to us!): 1. Our queen mattress was 8 years old, sagging in the middle and was pretty cheap to begin […]

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New Finds

July 31, 2014

Here are some more things that I’m lovin’ these days – Scentsy Blog reader Erin is a Scentsy consultant. Knowing how much I love good smells, she asked if she could send me a Scentsy light and a few scents to try. She surprised me with Newborn Nursery (!!), Peony Petals and Thunderstorm. If you […]

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My Mom Had Cancer

July 29, 2014

Your mom has cancer. Words you never, ever want to hear. If you’re a reader of mom’s blog, Friend For The Ride (which ironically focuses on menopause and women’s issues), then you may have heard that she was diagnosed with endometrial cancer this summer. Yes, that’s the same cancer that my mother-in-law Karen has battled […]

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