My Baby Had A Positive Newborn Screening Test – The Longest Three Weeks Of My Life

I blinked and everything felt different. One moment I was holding my perfect newborn, then suddenly everything felt like everything was slipping through my hands as I heard the doctor tell us she had a positive newborn screening for a rare genetic disorder. A rare genetic disorder.   She was four days old, and we were […]

Surviving The First Month With Baby: Tips From A Mom Of Three

In some ways, everything gets easier by the time baby number three arrives. In other ways, baby number three is just as hard as the first. What I have grown in confidence, I still lack in brain power to remember. The mommy brain struggle is real. But I have learned a thing or two that […]

How To Get Free Baby Stuff New Moms!

Babies need a lot of stuff. They are the tiniest humans, and yet they need the most stuff. With the arrival of baby number three, I started all over again. It has been five years since our last baby, so we had long passed on our baby stuff. So I was all about getting free […]

New Glasses And Meaningful Moments At Pearle Vision

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pearle Vision. All opinions are 100% mine. My kids are always up for an adventure, even when said adventure is Mom announcing on a Saturday morning that we are off to get Mom and Dad’s eyes checked. It might not sound exciting to you, […]

Valentine’s Day Date Ideas In Ocala/Marion County

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Ocala/Marion County VCB. All opinions are 100% mine. Are you looking for some inspiration from Cupid and are tired of doing the same old thing (dinner and a movie) for Valentine’s Day every year? If so, you are in luck! The answer for how […]

PJ Masks Birthday Party Ideas And Free Printables

We celebrated my daughter’s 5th birthday with a PJ Masks birthday party. If you have a little one who is a fan of the show on Disney Junior, then you know PJ Masks birthday stuff is hard impossible to come by, which means the entire party was handmade. With a lot of love and patience, […]

60 Years Of Dove Beauty Must Have Event

I’ve long been a fan of Dove products. From Dove shampoo and conditioner to Dove antiperspirants and, of course, Dove soap, Dove products have always been in my life. After years of relying on Dove products as part of my daily beauty routine, I still love them. As the mother of three daughters, I also appreciate Dove’s commitment […]

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 James Gunn Interview And The Scene I Saw Filmed

Every moment of being on the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 set was awesome (obviously), but if I had to pick my favorite it was watching the cast film scenes from the movie. Without knowing the context of what we watched, we carefully watched every moment trying to pull out clues about the movie from […]

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 Karen Gillan Interview

Perhaps the most striking juxtaposition while interviewing the cast of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 was interviewing Karen Gillan, Nebula. When she walked into the room in full costume and makeup she looked totally hardcore, but when she spoke she was bubbly, sweet and had a lovely Scottish accent. Absolutely not what I was […]

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 Michael Rooker

Ya’ll Michael Rooker is funny. And he has the BEST giggle. When he sat down with us for the interview, he was all jokes. Not stand-up comedy jokes, but the kids of jokes one makes when they are genuinely enjoying themselves. And it was clear, Michael Rooker enjoys his role as Yondu in Guardians of […]

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 Dave Bautista Interview

Dave Bautista is a big guy (obviously), and he looks quite menacing when walked into a room in full costume errr makeup for an interview about Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2. But like his character, Drax, Dave Bautista isn’t quite what you would expect. The former WWE star is humble, likable and yes, like Drax, he is […]

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 Zoe Saldana Interview

In Guardians of the Galaxy Gamora is more than a pretty face. She is a fierce, butt-kicking heroine. And back on earth Zoe Saldana, the actress who plays Gamora, is just as fierce. When we sat down with her on the set of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 she spoke passionately about creating more female role models, taking care of […]

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 Chris Pratt Interview

Chris Pratt is just so darn cool. On screen and off, he’s a great guy — the kind anyone would want to hang out with. And I am incredibly lucky that I have had the opportunity to do so — twice! I first met Chris Pratt minutes before the red carpet of Delivery Man, and then […]

7 Behind-The-Scenes Facts From Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2

There are times in your life when you want to soak in every moment and remember every detail. Hanging out on set for Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 was defiantly one of those moments. From exploring the props room to watching them shoot a scene — the entire visit was epic (obviously). Thanks to […]

Valentine’s Day Gift For Teachers And Printable Gift Tag

While your kids are busy picking out the perfect Valentine’s for their classmates, don’t forget about their teachers. This DIY Valentine’s Day Gift For Teachers is sure to make your students’ teachers feel special, and it is simple enough to be a great project to make with your kiddos. This Valentine’s Day Gift For Teachers […]