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A Momma's Day Off Plus Our Favorite Spots in Orlando

Adaptogens and why you need them in your life. 

We are all so stressed out these days, even more so if you are raising tiny humans. We are constantly on-the-go, racing to appointments, taking care of our household, careers, facing illness, and then there is always that public meltdown your toddler has. Personally we have suffered from our own stresses. Insomnia and anxiety are our two battles right now. Stress is extremely hard on our bodies. According to the American Psychological Association, chronic stress can result in anxiety, insomnia,…

Pinkblush and the perfect spring outfits.

PinkBlush and The Perfect Spring Outfits.

You know that moment when your mailman/ups/fed-ex guy pulls up to your door, sometimes they give a little honk and they hop out of the truck with a package that has your name on it! Or maybe you've been out all day(work status), it's been a long day, and you get to the front door and there's it is, that add-to-cart purchase at your feet!  You crack open that box and if your anything like me tear into the packaging…

30 Minute Mommy and Me Circuit Workout

30 Minute Mommy and Me Circuit Workout.

Have you been searching for a workout that you can do anytime, anywhere, no equipment required? Oh yeah and that's baby friendly?! Well that's what we have for you right here. Here's why we put this together for you:  Before I found out I was pregnant you could find me in the gym 6 days a week. Even when I was pregnant I was still working out 5 days a week ( Until I was put on bedrest, you can…

A Saturday at the Central Florida Zoo.

Where we live we are fortunate enough to have a zoo about 30 minutes away. And, of course, when you have little ones you want to take them to the zoo. Seeing their eyes light up when they realize there is a ginormous giraffe in front of them is seriously priceless.   We have been trying to plan a day at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens for weeks! But life kept getting in the way! So finally we…

Tips For Surviving Bedrest During Pregnancy.

32 Weeks Pregnant Friday, April 22 was supposed to be just a normal monthly checkup. I was 32 weeks pregnant with Liam and felt great. I'd experience Braxton Hicks every so often but that was about it. The day of the appointment, Ben just happened to have off from work which doesn't happen very often.  I woke up that morning and had some complications but didnt think much of it. We went to my appointment and I told the nurse…

Coastal Maternity Session

Coastal Maternity Session

Alex's Maternity Session on the Beach I absolutely adore maternity photographs. The big belly, glowing mom, freaked out dad.. it's all just so beautiful! So naturally I couldn't wait for my own maternity photo shoot . The week I found out I was pregnant I was already planning my maternity photos and getting ideas for what I wanted. I knew I wanted it to be more formal and no nude photos, did I mention the big belly?! (more…)

6 simple ways to boost your confidence

6 Simple Ways to Boost Your Confidence.

Take a moment to think about how important confidence is. It affects almost every aspect of our daily life because it greatly influences the way we act and respond towards the world around us. So you get it, it's kind of a big deal. We all have days, weeks or possibly even months where our confidence is seriously lacking. So whether you are feeling on top of the world or like hiding under a rock, this post is for you.…

Tips for flying with spirited babies

Tips for flying with spirited babies

I used to imagine what my life with little ones would be like. I thought they would just fit quietly into my life and I'd continue doing everything I wanted to. Whew, was I naive or what?! Don't get me wrong, I strongly believe in continuing to travel and go out with kids. I want my son with me on vacations and to see his face when he experiences new places. But, traveling with a child under 2 has its difficulties.…