my favorite diaper bag

Everyone knows I love Freshly Picked Moccasins  but the fact that they now make a stylish diaper bag with the same attention to detail as their moccasins - saying I am in love is an understatement 🙂 The Diaper Bag by Freshly Picked was designed for moms by moms. They conducted focus groups across the…

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Joovy Balloon

when it comes to baby gear, less is more. as a new mom I thought I needed every single gadget on the market, but when you have three kids, you quickly realize more gear = more chaos. for target runs I almost always have to have one child on my back and one in the…

my top five homeschool curriculums

One thing that gets overwhelming very fast is which curriculum to use with your child. The beauty of homeschool is the opportunity to customize every single aspect of how and what your child learns. Here  are my personal top five curriculums or services we like to use for school. 1. Bob Jones  2. My Fathers World…

Homeschool |How to keep siblings busy to complete lessons | 

One of the first things I noticed as a homeschool mom was that the best lessons happened when the baby of the family was napping. I was able to primarily focus on the lessons and fully engage my older sons. But now that Jamie is at the cusp of being a Three-nager,  his nap time…

beautiful skin from the inside out

I am not ashamed to admit that I am just a few short months away from turning 30, which is why I take my skincare routine very seriously. It makes perfect sense that we should not only topically prevent wrinkles, but start from the inside out through nutrition and vitamins. I recently found Total Activation and…

back to school – Goldfish Moments

Although I don't really want to admit this, summer is on fast forward to being over. This means back to school for not only one kid, but two this year. One of the hardest things for me is to plan lunches and snacks that I feel good about giving the boys. Goldfish® are always baked…

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Top Five Mistakes New Homeschool Moms Make

I am by no means a homeschool veteran, but I believe everyone has something to learn from mistakes. this school year I will have a pre-schooler, kindergartener, and first grader. it is exciting and scary all at the same time, and I have learned so much from my own personal homeschool mistakes of last year.…