Mothering · toddlers

Changing the Game Before the Game is Over

I think we can all agree that over the past nine months most of us have filled the gaps that were once filled with school, extracurriculars, playdates, etc., with a little extra screen time (or a lot extra on some days #workfromhomemom). I’m not ashamed to admit that sometimes handing off tablets to my kids… Continue reading Changing the Game Before the Game is Over

Holidays & Crafts · Home Decor · Product Reviews

2020 Decocrated Winter Box Revealed

Tis the season for festive holiday and winter decor! My Decocrated Winter Box was delivered just as I was decking the halls of my home for the impending winter holidays and let me tell you; it did not disappoint! I know I've talked to you about Decocrated before, but in case you missed it here… Continue reading 2020 Decocrated Winter Box Revealed

Mothering

The BEST Pumpkin Cheesecake

When you think “fall desserts”, you probably think of popular choices like apple pie, pumpkin pie, donuts, etc. But, there is one dessert that I think doesn’t get enough credit; the PUMPKIN CHEESECAKE. Imagine if a pumpkin pie and a cheesecake had a baby…yum, right? My favorite pumpkin chocolate chip cheesecake combines the best of… Continue reading The BEST Pumpkin Cheesecake

diy · Holidays & Crafts

Dollar Store Pumpkin Makeover

You know I love a good DIY project. So when I came across this easy and inexpensive pumpkin project I knew I had to give it a try myself. These pumpkins are the perfect addition to your fall decor and are also a great conversation piece. I can't even keep track of the number of… Continue reading Dollar Store Pumpkin Makeover

diy · Home Decor · Product Reviews

Fall 2020 Decocrated Box

Product reveal and home styling Happy fall, ya'll! And happy it is indeed because my Decocrated Fall Box has arrived and it was everything I had hoped it would be. If this is your first time hearing about Decocrated, let me fill you in. Decocrated Curated Home offers seasonal home decor delivered right to your… Continue reading Fall 2020 Decocrated Box

Holidays & Crafts · Mothering

Ice Cream Birthday Party Theme

Over the past several years, each time my children celebrated a birthday I would have a themed party. And the theme would include the age they were turning. We have had the following: Unocorn PartyTwotti FruittiYoung, Wild & ThreeHole in ONETwo the Moon Well, the twins recently turned for and I wracked my brain for… Continue reading Ice Cream Birthday Party Theme

diy · Holidays & Crafts · Mothering · toddlers

Two the Moon Birthday Party

We had Hank's second birthday party recently and I am absolutely in love how the theme and decor turned out. Seeing as though we are amidst a pandemic, we weren't able to have the big celebration that I would normally plan (if you know me, you know I love to host a party) but that… Continue reading Two the Moon Birthday Party

local · Mothering · travel

Mom-Approved Northwest Ohio Beaches

One of the greatest things about living in Northwest Ohio (as if you needed another reason to set your roots here) is that we are nestled into the shores of Lake Erie, one of the nation’s Great Lakes. This means we have access to some GREAT family-friendly beaches. Whether you are looking for a quick… Continue reading Mom-Approved Northwest Ohio Beaches

Mothering · Postpartum

C-Section Survival Guide

Let's talk c-sections, the "other way" to birth a baby. As a mama who has birthed three babies via cesarian, I am here to tell you that they are no joke. A c-section is a MAJOR surgery so all of you mamas on your high-horse talking about how it is taking the easy way out,… Continue reading C-Section Survival Guide