A pandemic is enough to stress out anyone. Throw in a possible quarantine and a lot of unknowns, and it's easy to fall into the anxiety spiral. Here in Jacksonville we aren't on total lockdown yet, but you can feel it coming. Every morning I check the news and see it creeping closer and closer … Continue reading Dealing with Anxiety, a Pandemic and Quarantine
My son has been very anti-bath lately. Also anti-shower and basically anti-water. I got tired of fighting about bath time and decided I was was going to make it the best bath time ever and have some fun myself. That's when I came up with the idea to create a Spa Bath Experience at home, … Continue reading How to Turn Kid Bath Time Into Your Spa Time
Near the end of 2019, Fashom.com contacted me about trying out their styling service and doing an unboxing on Facebook Live. I was very intrigued to try a styling service because my size and weight has been all over the place since having a baby. I barely know my size or body any more and … Continue reading Fashom Styling Service Review: New Style for the New Year
After reading about all the benefits of fish oil for kids, from brain boosting to soothing skin issues, I optimistically signed on to review Kids Smart DHA-Omega 3 Fish Oil burstlets through Moms Meet. I received this product for free to try out and post my honest opinions. Compensation for this post was provided and … Continue reading Kids Smart Fish Oil Delivers a Fruity Burst of DHA
I got to go to dinner recently with a couple of good friends that I've known for 25 years! We used to be crazy raver kids that danced until dawn, and now I have a kid and have to get home early so I can wake up at dawn. Times sure have changed, but our … Continue reading Good Friends Can Be Better than Xanax
This week we're giving away two gorgeous Lilla Rose Flexi Clip hair accessories courtesy of Lilla Rose stylist Marianne Lance.
At least once a week there's a message in my in-box about collaborating with a CBD company. Everything from gummy bears to suppositories. (yeah you read that right) So in the name of research, I have sampled edibles, creams, pills, tinctures and even vapes to see if these products get results. The answer? Yes! But … Continue reading CBD Industry Targeting Stressed Out Moms, But Does it Really Work?
After more than a decade running my own business, I closed up shop and decided to launch myself into the stay-at-home-mom world. Family and friends supported my choice, but now that the mental fog of toddlerhood is clearing and my son is in preschool, I'm not 100% sure if it was the right decision. I have … Continue reading Would I Recommend Being a Stay-at-Home-Mom? No. Maybe. Sort Of…
As I was searching for an aerial yoga class near the beaches, I ran across SaltAer Circus Arts and was immediately intrigued. I grew up in Sarasota, home of Ringling Brothers, and the circus has always been close to my heart. My high school even had its own Big Top! So when I saw they offered … Continue reading A Different Sort of Yoga at SaltAer Circus Arts
Simply Earth sent me a complimentary box from their essential oil recipe subscription box service in exchange for an unboxing, so I had my son help me mix up some fun recipes from this month's box which focused on facial skin care. Let's hope I didn't scare him too bad with that spooky sheet mask! … Continue reading Simply Earth’s August Essential Oil Recipe Box is All About the Face