All natural guilty pleasures

Who doesn’t love the chocolate-y hazelnut flavor of Nutella? Let’s be honest it tastes pretty amazing…but two tablespoons of it has a whooping 21g of SUGAR (Nutella Nutrition Facts)! So it’s pretty much like eating cake icing from the bottle.  I’ve given it to my kids a handful of times as a “treat” but I […]

DIY Valentine’s Day Mailbox

It’s almost Valentine’s Day and the teachers have assigned work for the parents lol (momwork).  Gives me an excuse to craft with the kiddies.  It seems like my daughter’s Preschool class has more projects than my son’s Kindergarten class. We had to get Valentine cards for both classrooms and make a mailbox for my daughter’s […]

Carlson’s For Kids – Fish Oil {kid approved}

Do you give your kids vitamins?  I try my best to balance out my kids diet so that they get their vitamins through their food, but it doesn’t always happen.  Fortunately, my kids love salmon so we bake it once a week and we barely have leftovers on those nights! I try to make smoothies […]

{P + R} to be continued…

Here’s a compilation of some of my favorite black and white images from the shoots I did with the Keyashian family. It was a lot of fun being apart of the process and re-living the pre and post-partum experience. Through life’s ups and downs it is so easy to forget how miraculous the birth process […]

Fourth of July Craft at Anthropologie

Today we had the opportunity to take the kids to a crafting event at Anthropologie! I love when stores have little events like this for kids, especially stores like Anthro. Mommy loves browsing their things so it was a win-win situation 🙂 The staff at Los Gatos Anthro were very friendly and the kids loved […]

Tips on establishing a nurturing & loving bond between siblings

I think every parent of two or more has this on their mind – establishing a strong sibling bond…life is so much easier when the kids get along and you’re not refereeing all day. Ever wonder why some siblings get along why some cannot even be alone in the same room together? Well in this […]