Portillo’s [dupe] Chocolate Cake

This post does NOT need an introduction. I think it speaks for itself 😍I did not come up with this recipe on my own. A few years ago, I needed a chocolate cake recipe for my daughter's birthday and decided to look up some easy recipes. Tons of posts popped up, including several for Portillo's … Continue reading Portillo’s [dupe] Chocolate Cake

All about the PJs

Good morning!  I don't know about you but we love PJs around here. Some weekends and no school days are spent entirely in pajamas. Kids have about 6 sets each and it is by far our favorite attire 🤣 However, when it comes to quality nightwear, I think we have hit the jackpot  with Green … Continue reading All about the PJs

The Pranamat ECO massage

There is a photo with this caption circulating the internet lately and it could not describe my life any more. "I am not trying to be a b*tch, I just haven't slept in 8 years"  To say that I have tension, aches and pains in my body is an understatement. From being pregnant, to baby stages … Continue reading The Pranamat ECO massage

Kids Night in box

Ahoy mateys! I am always looking for new and creative ways to bring hands on play to my kids. It is no secret that all kids want to do these days is play on their tablets or watch television. But there is so much more to childhood than that! Kids Night In box is a … Continue reading Kids Night in box

Treat someone to a little ZEN!

Box subscriptions are all the craze right now. They are fun, convenient and exciting. I came across this YUZEN box and thought it would be perfect for me and my mommy friends. We are always so stressed out and these little seasonal ZEN boxes are exactly what we need. It's like sending yourself or someone you … Continue reading Treat someone to a little ZEN!

Loose 10 lbs & save $1200

One of my New Year's resolutions was... ...to drink less Starbucks coffee. There were two reasons why I chose this to be my goal this year. Calories and money. I love the place, coffee and that darn pumpkin loaf. Kids love their cookies and cake-pops but it was getting out of control. Here is what … Continue reading Loose 10 lbs & save $1200

Stardust – Kickstarter for Kids’ Science Book Campaign!

Hello everyone! HELP ME SUPPORT THIS FATHER/ DAUGHTER DUO IN THEIR QUEST TO CREATE MORE SCIENCE FRIENDLY BOOKS! Please share and if possible, donate to this awesome book! My Name Is Stardust Bailey Harris (age 12) and her father, Douglas, are on a mission to inspire a love of science and a sense of wonder … Continue reading Stardust – Kickstarter for Kids’ Science Book Campaign!

Favorite workout

Let me be honest, I am not a workout fanatic. I enjoy walking, hiking, and jogging from time to time but I get bored easily. I need change in order to stay focused and always look for workouts that are different and keep my mind and body busy! Here is one that I always come back … Continue reading Favorite workout

5 Step Anti-Aging Skin Care Routine

I am celebrating my 36th birthday next month and although I love my age, it is officially time to amp up my skin care routine. I collaborated with an award winning skin care line called Saranghae to try their  "revolutionary Korean 5 step anti-aging skin care routine designed to directly address the root causes that lead to … Continue reading 5 Step Anti-Aging Skin Care Routine