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BlogHer Conference in Orlando

My Weekend At The BlogHer Conference In Orlando.

So this past week has been very exciting. On Monday, we found out that we won a ticket to the BlogHer conference in Orlando! If you don't know what BlogHer is, it's the largest conference and community for women content creators, social media influencers, and entrepreneurs in the world. BlogHer inspires women to find their voices and turn their passions into content. This year the conference was held in Orlando, so we were thrilled it was so close to us. We decided…

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.…

Little ways to treat yo'self.

Little Ways to Treat Yourself + Instagram Giveaway

Treat Yo'self In our busy lives it's often difficult to remember to take time for ourselves. We are always taking care of everyone else,  our babies, animals and husbands. It doesn't matter who you are, you need to treat yo'self here and there. Chanda loves to treat herself by doing a face mask or hair mask. Alex's favorite way to take time for herself is going to the gym.  We aren't talking about a big splurge (Although that's OK too).…