Health & Lifestyle · Mothering · Product Reviews

Back to School Ready with Name Bubbles

I can’t believe it’s ready time to start thinking about Back to School (especially when it feels like summer just started), but it is and I am here for it! I am a first timer, meaning my oldest girls, twins, are starting kindergarten this fall. My three-year-old Hank will be in preschool for the first… Continue reading Back to School Ready with Name Bubbles

Health & Lifestyle · Mothering

Preparing for Summer Camp Success with Name Bubbles

The weather is starting to warm up and soon enough the kids will be out of school for the summer. If you are anything like me, that means you are signing your kids up for summer camps and activities in an attempt to keep them busy and entertained (and maybe give yourself a bit of… Continue reading Preparing for Summer Camp Success with Name Bubbles

Health & Lifestyle · Home Decor

Decocrated Winter 2021 Box

Another Decocrated box filled with perfect home decor has arrived on my front porch. See how I styled each of the items from the Winter 2021 Box below! New to Decocrated? Let me fill you in. Decocrated Curated Home offers seasonal home decor delivered right to your door. Boxes are curated and delivered four times… Continue reading Decocrated Winter 2021 Box

Health & Lifestyle · Holidays & Crafts · Home Decor

DIY Trends to Try

I absolutely LOVE a good DIY. Not only do they normally save but they also allow me to freely customize the pieces for my home. Thanks to COVID-19, I’ve really stepped up my DIY game and like to think that I have become a Master Crafter; if there is such a thing. Checkout my latest… Continue reading DIY Trends to Try

Health & Lifestyle · mom hack · Mothering

Toy Storage & Organization

How did we get here?! When did my kids accumulate so many toys? I’ve been a mom for less than five years but I swear if you stacked all of my kid’s toys on top of one another it would reach the moon. And I’m not even exaggerating.And why do things have to have so… Continue reading Toy Storage & Organization

Health & Lifestyle · Mothering

Lessons & Blessings Learned During My First Year Working From Home

I have been working from home full time for a year now. That is something I never thought I would say. Prior to this journey there were times I thought I would love to be a stay at home mom, but living solely on a teacher’s salary did not allow for that. I’d also thought… Continue reading Lessons & Blessings Learned During My First Year Working From Home

diy · Health & Lifestyle · Holidays & Crafts

Summer Wooden Bead Wreath

I recently took a couple months off from crafting to complete a few home improvement projects. My husband and I painted our entryway, living room, stairway and upstairs hallway walls (Sherwin Williams' Passive) and trim, and also painted our stair railing spindles white and the inside of our front door white. I am so so… Continue reading Summer Wooden Bead Wreath

Health & Lifestyle · Mothering · toddlers

The Backyard is Where It’s At

We already know that this summer is going to be one for the books. We will tell our children’s children all about the summer we had to spend at home or six feet apart. Yes, I am sure as we ease back into the “new normal” more and more things to do will begin to… Continue reading The Backyard is Where It’s At

Health & Lifestyle · Mothering · Time Management

Staying Sane While Working from Home with Toddlers

As we enter into month three of our nationwide quarantine, I like to think I have developed a bit of wisdom regarding successfully balancing life with three active toddlers and two parents working from home (plus one in grad school). Most people will tell you that the key to making it through the day is… Continue reading Staying Sane While Working from Home with Toddlers

Health & Lifestyle · Mothering · toddlers

Going For the Gold – Indoor Olympics

It’s COVID-19 quarantine day 957 (at least that’s what it feels like). You’ve watched Frozen 2 more times than you can count and you have taken to calling your children Elsa and Sven. The air is crisp so you’re still stuck inside, extracurriculars have been canceled and you are really starting to miss your kids’… Continue reading Going For the Gold – Indoor Olympics