She Was Disobedient, But I’m Still Proud

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There’s a reason we don’t keep a lot of treats in our house. Terrence, Ayva and I LOVE candy. Terrence isn’t that big on chocolate, but he loves those sour gummy worms that are covered in sugar. I’m not a fan of those, but I’ll eat just about everything else, and so will Ayva. It’s […]

In Defense Of The Girly Girl

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My 5-year-old is a tutu wearing, princess loving, twirling, dancing, glittery girl. She loves getting her nails polished, anything with sequins on it, and never met a piece of jewelry she didn’t like. When she played soccer in the fall, she did pirouettes and leaps down the field, and was more interested in talking to […]

Fit And Comfortable With The Target® C9 Collection

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This post was sponsored by Target® through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about Target® C9, all opinions are my own. When it comes to staying in shape I like to keep it simple. I’m not a runner, don’t lift weights, and haven’t had a gym membership in about ten years. Instead, my fit […]

Bay Area Children’s Theatre’s “Three Little Birds” Is So Much Fun!

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When it comes to children’s theater, I consider myself (in my highfalutin voice and British accent) a bit of a connoisseur. After years of performing in and attending a gazillion family shows in my younger days, I know that kids have creative expectations that rival even ours as adults. The Bay Area Children’s Theatre really […]

Exhaustion Is Not Normal

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias and its Advertiser. All thoughts and opinions are mine and mine alone and should not be construed as medical advice. #24HourEsterC #CollectiveBias Did you know that it’s not normal to be exhausted all of the time? If you’re a mom, this little tidbit might be surprising to […]

Make A Big Game Cookie Bar

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BigGameTreats #CollectiveBias You know what I love about football? It doesn’t matter if your team goes to the big game or not, as long as there’s good food, you’re going to have a great time watching it. What? […]

6 Things I Do That Get On My Husband’s Nerves

6 Things I Do That Get On My Husband's Nerves

Well, folks. The honeymoon is over. Terrence and I have been married almost a year and a half, and it’s all binge watching Netflix shows and negotiating who’s going to be the one to wash the dishes tonight now. Even though we’ve settled into a routine, we do still get along really well. Our personalities […]

Save Time. Drop, Shop, and Oil!

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.#DropShopAndOil #CollectiveBias There never seems to be enough time to get it all done. I don’t know about you all, but as hard as I try, it’s very rare for me to get everything on my to-do list checked off […]

Room For One More

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This post is brought to you by The Stork OTC and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own. It’s the question that folks start asking right after you walk down the aisle. Sometimes the ink isn’t even dry on the marriage certificate before the inquiries begin. Newlyweds know what I’m talking about, ‘So, when are […]

Cranberry Lime Shot

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I created a kind of healthy cocktail as part of a sponsored post with Socialstars! #SweetNLowStars New year, new cocktail, am I right? While everyone is running around getting gym memberships and making vision boards, my husband and I are sitting in the house trying figure out how to make more cocktails with less calories! […]