February 2018 Goal Update

To make this year more productive, I am setting goals each month. I will give a brief update on how my goals went last month, and then set new goals for this month. For January, I shared my year long goals and set nine monthly goals. My goals for January were: Sign up for dōTerra's … Continue reading February 2018 Goal Update

Starting 2018: New Years Goals

I know it is cliché to write down New Years Resolutions. Just like that Hallmark chick flick you shamefully click on, resolutions always come back in January. It reels you in with a slightly different storyline than the year prior and the same plot of a happy ending. You see the error in your ways, … Continue reading Starting 2018: New Years Goals

Looking Deeper Part I: I Do Therefore I Know

Over the past few years, there have been extraordinary strides towards body positivity and body acceptance. Movements have been formed, advocates are coming out, and changes are noticeably happening within the fashion industry. More than one body type is being represented, and women are slowly gaining confidence in how the world sees them. There isn't … Continue reading Looking Deeper Part I: I Do Therefore I Know

A Star Wars Halloween Episode Two: Revival of the Cool Parents

In a Galaxy Far, Far Away... just kidding. Welcome to Episode Two. In this Episode, I am going to walk through what I did for my husband, Garrett's costume and mine. In the previous Episode, I made it known that we were doing Star Wars as a family theme for Halloween this year. My three sons … Continue reading A Star Wars Halloween Episode Two: Revival of the Cool Parents

A Star Wars Halloween Episode One- The Cute Force

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays of the year. I don't love it for the candy, although it is a perk. I love Halloween for the creativity it offers me. As a kid, my amazing mother would make my costumes. Whenever I dressed in a costume my mom made, it made me feel special … Continue reading A Star Wars Halloween Episode One- The Cute Force

4 Remedies to Alleviate Pregnancy Back Pain

As I am nearing the end of my pregnancy, it is a time of great joy and annoyance. I am ecstatic to reach the final stage, but as each week passes, my movement becomes more awkward as baby gains more weight and presses on my hips. The last weeks of pregnancy are almost a cruel … Continue reading 4 Remedies to Alleviate Pregnancy Back Pain

3 Outfits For The Post-Partum Plus-Size Momma

A few weeks back, I posted about some styles for clothing that could be used as comfortable alternatives as maternity wear in plus size. Along with that, I thought it would be fun to also include fun, trendy clothing you can use during pregnancy and nursing post-partum. One thing that became apparent to me after … Continue reading 3 Outfits For The Post-Partum Plus-Size Momma

Getting Around The Maternity-Wear Road Block

An obstacle I came across when I was pregnant with my first child was with maternity clothes. Since I am a pretty busty lady, I had a hard time finding maternity clothes that felt loose and comfortable without feeling like I would pop out. The snag I came across was that most maternity stores catered … Continue reading Getting Around The Maternity-Wear Road Block

The Taming of Three Pregnancy Shrews

When I was thinking about starting a body positive blog, one of my mental debates stemmed from whether I should start now or later. The main reason for this was because I am currently 33 weeks pregnant. I knew it might be a challenge taking pictures of myself, writing posts while managing physical limitations, and … Continue reading The Taming of Three Pregnancy Shrews