Vanilla Orange Fall Tea

The cool crisp Fall mornings have begun!! This is my favorite time of year and as my daughter would say “so cozy”!! House is officially decorated, the baking has begun, and the Fall drinks are being drunk. I’ve been sticking to the same recipes and teas for a while.  Now that we are getting into […]

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Growing Chives From Scraps

Testing the waters of my green thumb again with chives.  I have heard that you are able to start growing some with scraps from the kitchen.  Once you use what you have, put the white bottom part into some water and it will grow.  Well, by George…it did!! I was so excited and just kept […]

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Creating The Mornings YOU Want

For the most part I have always been a morning person.  I would wake up early to workout, shower before work, eat breakfast, do dishes or laundry and just start my day off relaxed.  Clearly those mornings were before kids! Now I shower at night after they go to bed. I only get maybe 5-6 […]

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Won’t Be Able To Fight Bergens Forever

With the warmer weather finally starting to come around, we are loving being outside!!  There’s bubbles, sidewalk chalk, walks, feeding the birds, raking, and fighting Bergens happening at our house.  Yes, that’s right..fighting Bergens.  Watching my daughter grow up is amazing and so much fun.  Her imagination right now is awesome!  She’s just starting to […]

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Community Of All Shapes And Sizes

Growing up, my community was my town where many people knew each other and my school.  Everything was ten minutes away and going to the market or mall, you were bound to run into at least 5 people you knew.  When my husband and I started dating he hated “running to do a quick errand” […]

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Benefits Of Cinnamon

Cinnamon is a popular scent and spice during the Fall and Christmas…however, I prefer it year round!  I add cinnamon to many teas, desserts, and snacks because of the taste and benefits.  One of the benefits of cinnamon that became important to me during my second pregnancy was that it lowers your blood sugar.  I […]

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Reviving Aloe Vera

I have never had a green thumb…but yet I haven’t tried too much in the past either.  With being a new home owner and my love of herbs, spices, and healthy foods I really want to have a garden.  My sister has been gardening for a while now.  When we would talk about different plants, […]

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Almond Milk Chai

With not being able to indulge in my favorite chai latte’s lately because the ones I love are typically filled with so much sugar, being a concentrate, I have been non stop craving them!  We always want what we can’t have haha I wanted to try and make my own to help satisfy my cravings. […]

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Meal Prep With My Assistant

One of my weekend musts is also my weekly life savers – meal prep!! I have always struggled with it but now my lifestyle is forcing me to make it a necessity. The first week/weekend was hard and stressful but each week it has been getting a little easier. It’s just those new routines man […]

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Positive Mindset and Lifestyle

I know I have brought up the group Tone It Up in the past and wanted to go into a little bit more detail about them and my current journey. I found this group after I got married. I had been working out quite a bit at a gym near my work and LOVED it! […]

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