Month: July 2016

16 Things I Wish I Could Tell My 16 Year Old Self

16 Things I Wish I Could Tell My 16 Year Old Self

  This weekend my husband and I went to his 10 year high school reunion. This got me to thinking about myself in high school. All the hopes, all the fears. The choices, good and incredibly stupid alike. And it made me realize there are definitely […]

DESIGNER vs. AMAZON – Decor Look 4 Less – Bohemian Beach Bungalow

DESIGNER vs. AMAZON – Decor Look 4 Less – Bohemian Beach Bungalow

Anyone who knows me, knows that I love a few things in this world. Good decor. A good deal. And a good old Amazon purchase. And if you have been following my thrifty decor challenge (week 1 and week 2) then you know I am […]

FUN ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS THAT WON’T MAKE EITHER OF YOU WANT TO B**** AND MOAN LIKE CAILLOU: Summer Edition – Volume 5: Nighttime Concert at the Zoo

FUN ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS THAT WON’T MAKE EITHER OF YOU WANT TO B**** AND MOAN LIKE CAILLOU: Summer Edition – Volume 5: Nighttime Concert at the Zoo

Welcome to Week 5 of our Summer Activities List!!! I truly cannot believe how quickly the summer is flying by!! In case you missed our first four adventures, please check them out here: Aquarium Farmers Market Buddhist Temple Polo And for those of you just joining […]

Carrying Her Stilettos – The Reality of the Corporate Mom

Carrying Her Stilettos – The Reality of the Corporate Mom

I realized something today. I have become her. The woman who wears flip flops into the office. The one who carries her stilettos in her bag. The Corporate mom. I know that might not seem like anything too interesting to most people, but it really got […]

Beyond the Beachmate!

Beyond the Beachmate!

I am a fan of many things in this life. One, is definitely the word mate (seriously, I love Crocodile Dundee for this very reason.) But aside from that, one of the absolute highest on the list of things I love, is the beach. Next […]

FUN ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS THAT WON’T MAKE EITHER OF YOU WANT TO B**** AND MOAN LIKE CAILLOU: Summer Edition – Volume 4: Polo

FUN ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS THAT WON’T MAKE EITHER OF YOU WANT TO B**** AND MOAN LIKE CAILLOU: Summer Edition – Volume 4: Polo

Welcome to Week 4 of our Summer Activities List!!! In case you missed our first three adventures, please check them out here: Aquarium Farmers Market Buddhist Temple And for those of you just joining us… Summer is upon us! And as a former nanny and […]

Remembering to Love My Husband

Remembering to Love My Husband

The unwashed clothes were strewn about the floor. The dishes filled the sink and the trashcan overflowed. The baby was screaming and the work deadlines were piling up. Then he looked at her and made a seemingly innocent remark about ordering pizza. She glared at […]

FUN ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS THAT WON’T MAKE EITHER OF YOU WANT TO B**** AND MOAN LIKE CAILLOU: Summer Edition – Volume 3

FUN ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS THAT WON’T MAKE EITHER OF YOU WANT TO B**** AND MOAN LIKE CAILLOU: Summer Edition – Volume 3

Welcome to Week 3 of our Summer Activities List!!! In case you missed our first two adventures, please check them out here: Aquarium Farmers Market And for those of you just joining us… Summer is upon us! And as a former nanny and new mommy […]

Prosciutto Wrapped Pork Tenderloin with Sweet Potatoes and Pears 

Prosciutto Wrapped Pork Tenderloin with Sweet Potatoes and Pears 

The Way to A Mans Everyones Heart is Their Stomach (Prosciutto Wrapped Pork Tenderloin with Sweet Potatoes and Pears) There are very few things in life that feel better than receiving positive reinforcement and appreciation. (I found out last night that my love language is […]

Thrifty Decor Challenge: Condo Edition Volume 2

Thrifty Decor Challenge: Condo Edition Volume 2

Hi Everyone!! We had such a wonderful family weekend unplugged from the world wide web, but I would be lying if I said I didn’t miss writing (especially about my decor challenge), so I am definitely excited to be back! And even MORE excited to […]