Palm Leaves

Cute Swimsuits for Toddlers and Babies

Fun in the Sun No one else can pull of thigh rolls and a dimpled butt quite like your little one!  That’s what makes swimsuit shopping for them a blast. It’s almost that time of year again where my kids practically turn into fish and/or crustaceans. They grow so fast that every season we invest in a few new suits because they’re practically lived in during the summer. Here are few of my absolute favorite swimwear for little boys & girls! All...

Free People Look-A-Like Sun Dress for a Fraction of the Price

Shopping on Pinterest I am constantly looking for outfit inspiration on Pinterest.  But, there is nothing worse then coming across something you fall in love with and then its: Sold Out Not linked to anything & no information is given on the brand or store That’s when I came across the Free People ‘Bloom Dress,’  immediate heart eyes, I needed it in my life.  That’s when I looked and it was sold out everywhere, like seriously, I searched high and low...

bath toys

Don’t Let Your Child Take This Toy in the Bath

I want to start by saying the purpose of this post is not to slander Fisher Price, my family loves Fisher Price toys and we will continue to!  However if this information stops one child from getting hurt – even if it’s just a little bruise it’s worth it to me.  Here’s Our Story: Henry, my two and half year old loves bringing these Fisher Price Stack and Roll Cups in the bath tub.  They are perfect for scooping up...

20 Baby Items Every Parent is Thankful for

What You Really Need It’s so easy to get lost in the millions of baby products out there.  How do you decide which ones you need or don’t need.  These 20 products below are everyday (or close to everyday) items that are helpful, unique and amazing quality.  You will leave you wondering how you lived without them. UPPAbaby VISTA Stroller DockATot Noodle & Boo Skincare Natursutten Pacifiers Coco and Kiwi Diaper Bag  Britax Boulevard ClickTight Bloom Fresco Chrome Solly Baby...

What to do when it rains on Vacation

When it rains, it pours… …and temps drop 45 degrees, it storms, it sleets, and it gets extremely windy.  Okay-okay you get the point; the weather was really shi%$*.  Don’t get me wrong, I checked the weather before we left but was in denial and hoping they were wrong.  I packed beach goodies, shorts, sundresses, and t-shirts. We had everything but jackets, hats, and mittens (which is what we really needed.)  The first few days it poured all. day. long. and with the...

Postpartum Healthy Hair Tips & Tricks

A huge thank you to SugarBear Hair for sponsoring this post.  All opinions are my own.   Before I was pregnant or had kids I didn’t know that postpartum hair loss was even a thing that women experienced.  Quite honestly I had only heard of women talking about “the glow” and how their hair was stronger, longer, and healthier from pregnancy (I think they were all lying, just kidding.) Unfortunately for me I experienced the complete opposite.  I have long...

NOT Your Mother’s One Piece- Flattering Swimwear for Trendy Moms

Not Your Mother’s One Piece Spring break is coming up fast and summer is right around the corner! And that means… swimsuit season!  I’m happy one pieces have changed from being “grandma” to trendy and dare I say… sexy.  High cut thighs to give you those model long legs or a killer plunging neckline –  there is something for everybody (funny) to feel comfortable and confident about.  All different styles to flatter all different body types, below are some of...

Hacks for DIY Cake Smash Photography

  You Don’t Have to be a Professional As most of you know, Vivian just turned one and I wanted fun pictures to look back on.  It’s a hot trend right now to do “cake smash” pictures, so I decided to try out my own (I am not claiming these are professional quality.)  I did them with Henry too, but  his birthday is in the summer and it was ideal to do them outside!  With Vivian’s birthday in the middle of...