Finding Balance after life changes occur

Life is full of changes. Some changes are good and some are not. The unexpected changes tend to catch us off guard more often then not.  When my mom died in a car wreck, it took me a long time to find balance in my life again. I didn’t live with her at the time but […]

Spa-tacular Birthday Fun

Oriental Trading partnered with me for this post. All opinions are my own and are honest. My middle daughter, Emma, turned 9 this month. She is a girly girl and loves all things “fancy!” When thinking about the theme for her birthday party this year, she said she wanted something that was perfect for a […]

Save on Infant Formula with Parent’s Choice

THIS IS A SPONSORED POST BY LUNCHBOX. ALL OPINIONS ARE MY OWN. If you have been following along this past month, then you know that we adopted a sweet baby boy! Experiencing a newborn without the crazy physical things that my body experienced from the births of my girls has been really nice! Obviously, I […]

Car Seats and Coats?

I have struggled for a long time with the whole car seats and coats ordeal. Not because I have my kids wear coats in the car, but rather because I want them to be warm. I personally wear my coat in the car, unless it’s a long trip and then I don’t. I understand why […]

Work Out with Confidence, thanks to Poise Impressa Bladder Supports

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Poise for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Let’s talk about something that most moms silently struggle with. No, not a parenting issue… but a bladder leakage issue! I’ve birthed three babies and each time my body struggled to regain the previous efficiency. It […]

When to use Cruise Control…

If you have a long commute each day to work, then you might be tempted to use your cruise control. Depending on if you live in the city or a suburb, it might or might not make sense to use your cruise control. Stop and go traffic would not be a good time to use […]

Wi-fi Enabled Vehicles?

Do you currently have a Wi-fi Enabled Vehicle? They do exist. I have mixed feelings about them. One one hand, I love the idea that my ride can be a mobile hot spot and on the other, I’m not sure how necessary it is since my phone has an unlimited internet data package. My kids […]

Four Wheel Drive vs Two Wheel Drive

I never really knew the difference between all wheel drive and two wheel, until I moved to St Louis. Depending on where you live, you will want to choose wisely. If you live in a dryer area that does not get much rain, snow, or ice, then two wheel drive will likely be all that […]

Buying New vs. Used

When making a decision to buy new verses used, you have to consider what it is that you are purchasing, what you are using it for, and how long you hope to have it. When you are looking at a swing set, buying used might not be a big deal, but when you are looking […]

Five awesome features of the Chevy Traverse

My dad has always owned a Chevy. I have grown to appreciate many things about Chevy and the Traverse has a soft spot in my heart! I love the smaller design that allows for my larger family to have all of the room we need. Here are five features that I love on the Chevy […]