11 Summer Essentials For Baby

11 Summer Essentials For Baby

Summer is almost here! Since this is our first Summer with a baby, I really need to load up on our gear! I now understand the need for mini vans. I will still NEVER own one, but I get it. Kids require a ton of stuff! So I thought it would be helpful to put … Read More

Farmers Market Pasta

Farmers Market Pasta

I love going to the Farmer’s Market! I always want to go and be inspired by the food. But then I see the jewelry, and bread, and ooh look at those dips! It can be a bit overwhelming. So, I found it is better to go with some sort of a plan for dinner in … Read More

Need A New Profile Pic? Come To The Flower Fields At Carlsbad Ranch

Need A New Profile Pic? Come To The Flower Fields At Carlsbad Ranch

Last weekend a group of girls and I went to the¬†Flower Fields for some social media pictures. Let’s call a spade a spade. Are there other reasons to go? Maybe you really like flowers. We, like many other people there, were simply there for the photo op. The admission was $16 for Adults. The fields … Read More

Rain In San Diego?! A List Of Family Friendly Rain Proof Activities

Rain In San Diego?! A List Of Family Friendly Rain Proof Activities

Why is it that anytime someone from a cold or rainy area comes to San Diego, it’s cold and rainy here. In a typically sunny city, finding something to do in cold weather can be hard. I’m writing this because my old roommate from San Francisco reached out to me today, and asked what can … Read More

Got Milk? If Not, Make These Overnight Lactation Oats

Got Milk? If Not, Make These Overnight Lactation Oats

I remember coming home with Layla, and having somewhat of a difficult time breastfeeding. The lactation specialists that I saw in the hospital had given me conflicting advice. It was a lot to take in. My sister came over and said, “fold your boob like a taco, and shove it in the baby’s mouth”. This, … Read More

Grilled Veggie Chicken Teriyaki Bowl

Grilled Veggie Chicken Teriyaki Bowl

Did you know I have a passion for cooking? Probably not because all I have been posting is baby, baby, baby! Lately we have been in a recipe rut. Pre-baby, my husband and I fought over who was going to cook dinner, (sometimes I wanted to cook, merely so I wouldn’t have to clean. Sssshhh!), … Read More

Chicken Adobo Enchiladas

Chicken Adobo Enchiladas

I love this time of year! It’s crock pot season! For this recipe, I am going to cook the chicken in the slow cooker first. Why? Because I love cooking chicken in the slow cooker! It doesn’t take a ton of skill, and the chicken always comes out moist and flavorful! Which isn’t usually how … Read More

Cranberry Lemon Glazed Muffins

Cranberry Lemon Glazed Muffins

Since cranberries are in season, let’s live it up! I found this recipe because I was looking for new ways to use fresh cranberries. I always buy too many when I make my cranberry pie. You would think I would learn after 10 years! Anyway, I found this recipe so I gave it a shot. … Read More

What’s In My Hospital Bag

What’s In My Hospital Bag

I am so ready for this baby to come! But I still need to pack my hospital bag. So, what do I do put in this bag? I have read multiple blogs, talked to all of my mom friends, and have come up with a solid bag plan. Hopefully my research will simplify your packing, … Read More

What I Am Doing To Prepare My Body For Labor

What I Am Doing To Prepare My Body For Labor

The countdown begins! I am 37 weeks, which means that I am at full term. The baby could come at any time now, because that due date your doctor gave you, is just a guess. So it’s time to make sure I am prepared for labor. I’m not talking about packing my hospital bag, although … Read More

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