We've seen pictures on Facebook of women we went to high school with bragging about their lashes, having the perfect foundation for any skin type and promoting their makeup business. If you've ever sworn off direct sales, raise your hand! I raised my hand too, but I'm typing so I put it back down. Let … Continue reading Read this BEFORE trying Younique!!
I have a special place in my heart for my party hostesses. You are introducing me to your friends and family and I want to do everything in my power to earn their patronage and have fun with our pearl family. To have to most successful party we need to work together. Here are some things … Continue reading How to Have a Successful Pearl Party
I have been a blogger & Youtube vlogger for years now. I've discussed everything from trying to conceive children, the joys of pregnancy, child birth, breastfeeding and everything in between. I make it a point to be honest and transparent to help others learn, cope, laugh and realize they're not alone in this crazy world … Continue reading The TRUTH About Vantel Pearls: Read BEFORE Enrolling as a Consultant
Wow! It has been too long! I almost don't know how to coordinate my mind and fingers to create a decent sentence. I forgot how much I love updating this labor of love blog of mine. It is currently 2am, my youngest son is lying next to me on the couch and I just got … Continue reading Balance vs. Sacrifice
March 27, 2017 will mark the very beginning of a new chapter in my life. I am a stay-at-home mom and while I feel incredibly blessed, I also struggle with feeling stuck. I'd love the opportunity to work, contribute financially, have goals to meet and exceed all while making new connections. Up until now, it … Continue reading What The Actual Shuck?!
This is what it is like to be a parent while struggling with anxiety and depression. I've been an attentive mom lately. I mean, I've met their needs the past few days. I haven't been angry or even frustrated, but I haven't really been there. I feel like my life is just happening before me. I'm … Continue reading Parenting with Anxiety and Depression
There are so many magical reasons to vacation in Disney or on a Disney cruise in the fall. We've always wanted to go on a Disney cruise but were deterred by the prices. After doing some research we found out it wasn't quite out of our budget after all. Reasons to "do Disney" in the … Continue reading Why You Need to “Do Disney” In The Fall
When I was a teenager and thought about my life as an adult I pictured myself in a large office full of inspiring literature. I'd have a large and intimidating leather office chair that would swivel toward my doting assistant. I would make important decisions regarding local government, have my Master's Degree and have lunch … Continue reading Motherhood Identity Crisis
For the first time in over 4 years I am done breastfeeding. I thought my last day breastfeeding would have been so much more memorable. Really, it was me laying on my side and trying to get a crying toddler to sleep all while my nipples were in excruciating pain. Not the gentle "goodbye" to breastfeeding … Continue reading 7 Things I Miss About Breastfeeding
Yes, that's a thing. Let's roll with it though! As you are very well aware, I'm L.O.V.I.N.G my frozen Nutrisystem foods! Nothing wrong with their shelf stable foods (honey, I'm all about the white mac & cheese!) but they have stepped up their food game with their frozen foods! If you're not on the plan … Continue reading It’s National Frozen Foods Day!