Archive for November, 2015

What’s hiding on your cosmetic shelf?

What’s hiding on your cosmetic shelf?

The ingredients list on the average beauty product probably looks like gibberish to you, which is why you need to know exactly which products to avoid. Experts agree that these ingredients are NOT safe to use while pregnant.

Holiday 2015

Holiday 2015

Featuring budget-friendly holiday decor, cosmetic concerns during pregnancy, a farro salad recipe to die for, and everyday real-life superhero moms!

The Holiday Guide to Healthy Skin

The Holiday Guide to Healthy Skin

Here are 5 simple steps to healthy skin this holiday season!

Santa Gifts – To Wrap or Not?

Santa Gifts – To Wrap or Not?

To wrap or not to wrap Santa’s gifts falls squarely in the “different families, different traditions” category.

The Three-Gift Christmas

The Three-Gift Christmas

It became apparent on Christmas morning last year that something needed to change. We were definitely overdoing it. We looked at a few ideas on Pinterest, but then we discovered this one… and it changed our thinking completely.

A Holiday Perfected

A Holiday Perfected

I have a confession to make. But before I share my shadowed secret, I want you to know – I don’t feel any guilt for what I’ve done. Not a shred. Even when my daughter looks at me with her warm chocolate eyes and her turned-down lip. Not even then. Are you ready?

More than just an Advent Calendar

More than just an Advent Calendar

by Kendra Gilbertson Growing up, Christmas was one of my favorite times of the year. There were certain things that I knew would happen every year and I looked forward to doing them with our family: 1. We would always pile in the car and drive through the neighborhood, what we called candy land, looking […]

Ho Ho Hold It! (for the Holidays)

Ho Ho Hold It! (for the Holidays)

OK, we all know it’s coming. It begins with Halloween candy and spirals down as Thanksgiving rolls in with all the comfort foods. Then December…

Tips to get the perfect holiday hair and makeup!

Tips to get the perfect holiday hair and makeup!

Your holiday Instagram pic is for sure to get a ton of likes if it includes a headshot. Here’s how to get the perfect holiday hair and makeup!

Easy as Pie

Easy as Pie

Simple and fun – that’s the recipe for good family times and lasting memories this holiday season. So round up the kids and pull up these recipes for a good time!

Tummy Troubles Around the Holidays

Tummy Troubles Around the Holidays

“My husband was great and cooked dinner for me tonight. Now I have diarrhea and stomach cramps and it feels terrible! Do I have to go to the hospital?”

Ten Unplugged Gifts – For Families That Want To Disconnect

Ten Unplugged Gifts – For Families That Want To Disconnect

Here’s a short list to give everyone a simple guide to gifting with the true meaning of the holidays in mind: family.