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My Insane Birth Story

On April 12, 2013 I gave birth to a healthy baby boy. Labor took a total of 11 hours, 2 of which were spent pushing. I was so in love, and admittedly a bit overwhelmed. He grew and grew and was the only thing on my mind. That’s why when I found out 8 months […]

Goodbye Winter Blues Diffuser Blend

4 Essential Oil Diffuser Blends For Winter

Over the last few years essential oils have become such an integral part of our family’s routine. Whether it be for wellness or treating a specific illness, we’ve found many essential oils to be wonderful additions a great fit for our family. There are three ways you can use essential oils – aromatically (with a diffuser), […]


Mac and Cheese Chicken Pot Pies

Did the title of this recipe spike your interest? When I first saw it, it sure did mine! I love macaroni and cheese. I’ve had quite a few lunches with and dinners that consisted of just mac and cheese. I also love chicken pot pies, but I am not such a big fan of cooking […]


Getting Through a Stomach Bug with a Toddler

It’s wintertime here in the States, which can only mean one thing- illness. Not what you thought I would say? Well, here in the North East, it seems as though everyone I know is sick. It has taken over my world lately. In fact, we basically had to cancel our Christmas because my husband and […]

toilet paper roll trick

Check Your Toys with the Toilet Paper Roll Trick

Today’s parenting tip isn’t a new one. It has been around for what seems like forever. I have no idea when it started but it is a valuable, cheap and easy trick to keep your toddlers safe. It has to do with choking hazards. Food and toys are the top two choking hazards in kids […]


Clutter Free in 30 Days

Deep breath my mama friends … the New Year is upon us! Since the 1st I’ve felt really cliche setting my annual goals, making lists of projects I want to accomplish, and starting a new “diet.” Sometimes it feels like there is a lot of weight put on January – to start off strong and […]


Football-Themed Snacks

Planning to host a playoff / Super Bowl party this year?  Looking for a fun snack to send your child to school with? Love a good theme party? Then these football- themed snacks are just the ticket (see what I did there?) Appetizers I don’t know anyone who doesn’t like pizza- spice up a frozen […]


Capture Beautiful (and Funny!) Moments with OneDay App

This post is sponsored. Thanks for supporting Baby Gizmo. It’s not a secret that I video and photograph a ton for Baby Gizmo. I love it. But what you might not know is that I also love to capture my kids in everyday life whether it is their first lost tooth, mastering the two-wheeler or when […]


Indoor Activities To Make It Through A Cold Winter

If you live in the majority of the country right now, you know one thing- it’s !#&%*#ing cold! So far, we haven’t gotten too much snow. Last year our region hit nearly record-breaking snow totals, so I am mentally preparing for the same to happen again. That said, last year I had a newborn. I […]

Ridiculous Baby Products

10 Crazy Baby Products!

If you “Like” us on Facebook and follow our page, you may have seen our post about the Flying Falcon Infant Car Seat Carrier. Which got me thinking: what other crazy, weird, ridiculous baby products are out there on the market? I know there are a lot of gag gifts out there (and I’m really […]