I love bargain sites. Love. I subscribe to a laundry list of sites in order to get fresh deals delivered straight to my email inbox everyday. I also subscribe to several brands to get their newsletters so I can be ready for action if something I love or have-to-have goes on sale. This little infatuation really kicked in when I had my daughter, because….well, obviously because baby gear isn’t cheap! Nothing baby related is cheap. So I set out to make sure I was getting the best deals on everything all the time.
This giveaway ended on Friday, December 2nd. See winner information at the bottom of this post.
I recently stumbled upon Bratt Decor and fell in love with their adorable furnishings. Bratt Decor creates the most beautiful furnishings for baby and infants ranging in styles that include, modern cribs for the nursery, luxury cribs, and traditional designs that have timeless details. There was a collection that completely caught my eye. A collection so timeless, it looked like it belonged in a beautiful magazine.
It’s a well-known fact that children are the greatest.
It is an equally well-known fact that children are horrible. Now that doesn’t mean we dislike our children by any means. Oh no, no, no… parents of the world generally agree that the good times outweigh the bad. But sometimes, its really hard to see that when you’re in The Moment.
We all have our own ideas about what it means to be “healthy” and how to raise healthy children. I like to focus on eating nutritious food and creating a positive attitude towards exercise with my child. I’ve always felt, if you can start them off early eating the right foods and staying physically active on a regular basis, then that will hopefully stay engrained in our children into adulthood. Of course, there’s no guarantee’s, but it’s worth a shot, right?
Since Cyber Monday is the day to save 20% off your entire order, now is the time to get a Blooming Bath or their new Blooming Bath Kit that is packed with all natural Burt’s Bees products and the new Puddle super soft washcloth.
This puffy baked treat is a breeze to make because you whirl the batter together in the blender. Once out of the oven, the pancake collapses quickly, so have your forks ready.
Announcing our first annual Holiday Gift Guide series! Every Thursday until December 22nd, we will feature a NEW gift guide. This week’s gift guide is for kids! Enjoy!
I have two daughters, Amelia and Olivia. At 5 and 3, these kids are a handful. So it has become glaringly apparent to me that I’ve lost my mind since I decided to homeschool them. Together. At the same time. In addition to working part-time early mornings and taking online and late night college classes. Ok, so all “what the heck were you thinking?!” comments aside, I am fully confident in my ability to not screw this up. Over the coming months, I’ll be keeping you up to date on the exciting life of my crazy family and our journey.
Has it really been 3 months since the 1st day of school?!
Well, I am happy to report things are going very smoothly! We seem to have fallen into a routine that makes sense, which was a HUGE challenge to begin with. Figuring out what time is the best time for each subject is more of an undertaking than it seems. For us, doing phonics right before lunchtime is a BAD idea. Why? Because The girls are so hungry that they totally isn’t up for sounding words out. A lot of “I don’t knows” and “UUUUUGH” sounds ensue, which is never conducive to a learning environment! So just by moving phonics to a time when their bellies are a bit fuller did wonders for the calmness of our “classroom.” It really is the little things that make the biggest difference!
These creamy gelatins are made with reduced-fat cream cheese and skim milk-in place of the traditional heavy cream-but with a bit of semisweet chocolate, they still taste decadent.
Welcome to Jess T.’s Tech Tuesday, where all your geek are belong to us!
Tablets are HUGE this holiday season.With prices at never-before-seen lows, scoring a tablet is within the reach of more shoppers than ever before! Lucky for you, we’ve got a roundup of the best of the best, taking the guesswork out of your tablet hunt!
Are you familiar with phil&teds amazing products? If you are not, let me introduce you to the most AMAZING stroller I have ever had the pleasure of using. Seriously, the phil&teds Explorer puts every single stroller I have used to shame.
Today’s Gift Guide is provided by LovingEco. LovingEco is a newly-launched website with private member sales featuring stylish sustainable fashion and natural beauty products. Our motto is ‘Style for Change’ and we give back to charity with each purchase. Every week we feature a tastemaker, or conscious leader to help women understand that they can get their fashion fix and live sustainably. Past tastemakers have included Maria Bello to support We Advance in Haiti, Melora Hardin to support IFAW, Shannon Elizabeth to support Farm Sanctuary and many other amazing women.