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Baby Einstein Sea Dreams Soother – My Review

Baby Einstein Sea Dreams Soother – My Review

  Sleep is so important to me and that first year of life can be exhausting.  Anything that helps to get your baby to self soothe and sleep longer is totally worth it!  The Baby Einstein Sea Dream Soother was one of those lifesavers for us.  […]

Valentine gift ideas for couples

Valentine gift ideas for couples

  Valentines Day gifts can be tricky.  Flowers are nice, but they are overpriced, wilt, and die in just a few days!  Chocolates are sweet, but we are still dieting from the overeating during the holiday season! Don’t fall into the usual Valentines Day trap and […]

Early morning workouts – 25 tips to making it happen

Early morning workouts – 25 tips to making it happen

  Do you try to squeeze your workouts into your evening schedule and often find excuses to skip your workouts?  Do you struggle waking up early to workout? If so, you are not alone, but you should know that you are missing out!        […]

Business travel without breaking your diet and fitness goals

Business travel without breaking your diet and fitness goals

  Last year was a heavy business travel year for me and it could have easily wrecked my fitness goals if I didn’t have a plan to succeed. You may be surprised to hear me say that traveling for business (or pleasure) can be your […]

Mermaid gifts for girls – Top 5 Picks

Mermaid gifts for girls – Top 5 Picks

Who doesn’t love mermaids?  Mermaids have grown in popularity since the early 1990’s when the original “Little Mermaid” debuted.   Today’s hottest mermaid trend is the fabulous color combination of teal and purple with sequins and sparkle thrown in. Mermaids are universally loved by girls of all […]

Top STEM Gifts for Christmas this year

Top STEM Gifts for Christmas this year

  STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) gifts are great for Christmas since they encourage your children to learn while they play.  Here are ten great ideas for some STEM gifts for under the tree this year.     Osmo Genius Kit for iPad ~ Learn […]

20 Awesome Ideas for the “Big” Christmas Gift

20 Awesome Ideas for the “Big” Christmas Gift

Santa always brings that one “Big” gift!  You know, the one that the parents always save for last to open.  “Big” doesn’t always mean size.  It may just be the one thing the kids are really wishing for, or maybe something they are not expecting.  […]

Gift guide for girls – Mermaids, Unicorns & Fairies

Gift guide for girls – Mermaids, Unicorns & Fairies

  If your daughter is anything like mine, she loves everything mermaids, unicorns, and fairies!  She and I have curated a list of mermaid gifts, unicorn gifts, and fairy gifts that she would love to have as Christmas presents and your girls probably do too! […]

Secret Santa Gifts for the office – 25 Epic ideas under $25

Secret Santa Gifts for the office – 25 Epic ideas under $25

  It’s the most wonderful time of the year!  You’ve completed none of your Christmas shopping, and now you’ve been invited to join in the company’s Secret Santa office gift exchange.  Sometimes known as a “white elephant” or “Grinch exchange”.  The hardest part of participating […]