BRAND SPOTLIGHT: BODEN

Someone once told me that if everything is special, then nothing is special. And, although I agree with that sentiment regarding most aspects of life, I have to disagree when it comes to children’s clothing. In my opinion, there is nothing better than bold prints, bright color, and stand-out pieces for children’s wear (even better […]

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VALENTINE’S DIY CRAYONS

Looking for a quick and easy Valentine’s Day craft to do with your kids? Look no further. These Valentine’s DIY recycled crayons are adorable and fun to make. My kids loved working on these, and they are so proud of their finished product. I love this craft specifically, because we have so many broken and […]

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VALENTINE’S TABLE INSPIRATION

One of my favorite ways to celebrate any holiday is to tablescape accordingly for the occasion. I love to decorate the table the night before and watch my children’s reaction when they come downstairs for the big reveal. Having four kids has shifted most of our holidays from adult-centered to kid-centered. So, with this table […]

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VALENTINE’S DIY CONFETTI PLACEMAT

Looking for a quick and easy Valentine’s Day craft to do with your kids? Look no further. These Valentine’s DIY confetti placemats are adorable and fun to make. My kids loved working on these, and they are so proud of their finished product. For this project, I went with a 12×15 clear plastic cutting board […]

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VALENTINE’S CHARCUTERIE BOARD

Okay, so this isn’t your traditional charcuterie board set up. But, I thought a sweet version of a charcuterie board would be on theme for Valentine’s Day. This board can be used as a galentine’s gathering focal point, something fun for the kids, or even sized down for a zoom event. Tips for creating your […]

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BACK TO SCHOOL ESSENTIALS

We are FINALLY headed back to full-time in-person learning in Fort Collins, and I could not be more grateful. Even though I loved having my kids home and really actually have mixed emotions about them heading back, I am so happy to have a little taste of normal life back. With all the back and […]

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VIRTUE RF MICRONEEDLING AT FACETTE MEDICAL SPA

Without further ado, I bring you the blog post that will revolutionize your skin. I recently had the opportunity to try out Virtue RF Microneedling at Northern Colorado’s premier medical spa, Facetté. AND, let me just tell you, the results were amazing. As a mom of four, my personal skincare routine has been neglected for […]

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THE SKIN LOUNGE

I love a good back story, and when I met Amna Rafiq, the founder and visionary behind The Skin Lounge in Fort Collins, Colorado, I knew hers would be interesting. Amna is a licensed esthetician who specializes in Permanent Makeup, Fibroblast Skin Tightening, and result-driven Facial Treatments. She offers her clients bespoke services and individualized […]

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HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: FOR THE GIRLS

DISCLOSURE: This post may contain affiliate links, meaning when you click the links and make a purchase, I may receive a commission. All the opinions are my own. Here are my top gift ideas for your girlfriends, sisters, moms, MILs, and even YOU. (Share this list with your hubby for gift giving hints!) All the […]

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ROAST TURKEY + GRAVY

With Covid-19 restrictions amping back up, I know a lot of Thanksgiving gatherings are getting smaller and smaller. But, that doesn’t mean you can’t have a great Thanksgiving meal. I know the idea of roasting your own turkey and cooking a big Thanksgiving meal can seem really intimidating to young mother’s and wives, because that […]

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