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Five Survival Tips for Stay at Home Moms

Having the ability to be home with your kids can be a blessing. Being home can also be one of the hardest jobs you'll ever have. They say the days are long and the years are short. Some days can feel really long when you are a stay at home mom. As someone who came...

Five Bargain Beauty Products to Save You Money

BlogBeauty products can get expensive, but over the years I've found some tried and true products that deliver and have price points that will leave you with some extra cash.  Here are my favorite beauty on a budget bargain products that make great dupes for their...

A Fun Family Weekend at the ​Oregon Coast

Few places are more fun for a family getaway than the Oregon coast.   The coast is majestic, ruggedly beautiful with vistas mixed with small towns along the way.  There is so much the Oregon coast has to offer, but I'm going to focus on a family-friendly...

Ten Things No​ One Tells You About Delivering a Baby.

One word of caution, this post has some raw (and somewhat embarrassing details) on the realities of childbirth based on my personal experiences. The actual birth of my first son was challenging to say the least. Some details I share here are unpleasant (that’s one way...

AnyList – The Meal Planning App That Saved my Sanity

Meal Planning doesn't have to be hard.  Have you heard the question what's for dinner and had not clue what you could make?  Or if you just got back from the grocery store only to find you now had two apple juices, but forgot milk?  I was a fly by the...

The Day I Knew Something had to Change (Video)

The day I knew something had to change I'd been laid off (three days after coming back from materinity leave). In the process of interviewing for new roles I came to a realization. Have any of you had a moment where you knew something needed to change? What did you do...

A Perfect Day in Willamette Valley Wine Country

Looking for a change of scenery (even if it means traveling an hour north) we headed to the heart of Willamette Valley wine country for a quick getaway.  Fall in the Willamette Valley is beautiful.  The heat of Summer has left, but it's not cold.  The...

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