Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving, Friends! As fresh cinnamon bread bakes in my oven and two cherry tortes cool on the stove, I had planned to watch the Thanksgiving Day parade with the little guy. But alas, Madegascar won out. Hey, at least it's still sort of ... [ Read More ]

5 Sweet Treats for Kids With a Healthy Twist


Have your kids come down off their Halloween . . .or Christmas, Valentines Day or Easter . . sugar high yet? It seems we are always either approaching or recovering from a holiday celebration that involves mini chocolate bars, candy hearts, candy ... [ Read More ]

I Love Finding Random Photos

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So today, Ricky and I wrapped up a super fun (and adorable!) Christmas decor (or DIY Christmas gift) project that was an absolute blast. And when I started uploading the photos during naptime, I realized that it has been a looooong time since I've ... [ Read More ]

A Boy and His Dog

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Ricky and Bruno - a boy and his dog. The two of them have this brotherly companionship that I can't seem to put my finger on. Sometimes, if Bruno tries to give him kisses or gets on 'his' couch, Ricky becomes a bear. "No no no, Bruno! Mine! My ... [ Read More ]

Christmas Wish List: The Beauty Addict


Shopping for Christmas can sometimes be an insane chore. I mean, finding the right gift for the every person on your list can be totally overwhelming and just take so much time and effort. So to help you out, I've created the only gift guides you'll ... [ Read More ]