Remembering the Songs of My Childhood

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This post is in partnership with Nick Jr. Some of my earliest memories are of my darling mother singing to me while wrapped in the security of her arms. The sweet nursery rhyme “Los Pollitos” always reminds me of the feeling of being cocooned in her love. Now that she’s gone back to her country […]

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On Gun Violence in America

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Thank you Amnesty International for sponsoring this post. Between the four walls of a classroom, the sanctuary of a church, a concert, a movie theater, an airport, a post office, a gaming event, a home, a military base, a neighborhood, a grandmother’s porch. And, and, and, and. Phones go unanswered. Children don’t return home from […]

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Sony’s New WH-1000XM3 Noise-Cancelling Headphones Will Let You Block Out ALL The Outside Sound

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This post is sponsored by Best Buy.Β  September brought a needed and welcomed return to a routine. Although I love the summer months, it feels great to have much more designated work time now that the kids back in school. I’ve also been carving out ways to give back to myself – while diving head […]

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September 2018 Printable Calendar

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Does the month of September feel like a heart-stretch for you? I think that a lot of parents can relate to the feeling of excitement mixed with the range of emotions that come with watching your baby birds fly. I imagine that I’ll always crave the pace of summer and the peace of the ocean […]

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I Tested a Zinus Mattress, and Here’s What Happened (+ Mattress & Platform Bed Giveaway!)

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After sleeping on the same mattress for over a decade and consistently waking up when my husband gets into bed during my sacred REM cycle, I knew we were overdue for a new mattress. I’ve been curious about the “bed-in-a-box” concept, the idea of avoiding a showroom, and the prospect of saving some cash with […]

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The Vitamin C Serum You Need In Your Skin Care Routine

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This post is sponsored by Babbleboxx on behalf of VICHY. How many times have you been told to reach for the Vitamin C when attempting to fight off, or prevent sickness? Did you know that Vitamin C, in its powerful antioxidant serum form has quickly become a hero product in a solid anti-aging skin care […]

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