breastfeeding, motherhood, nutrition

Nursing Snacks

Breastfeeding is hardddddd, especially in the beginning. It's funny because now my son (second babe) is 15 months old and he won't get off the boob! Here is a list of snacks that helped me get through the early stages of breastfeeding and help my supply go up! Also, the hunger is the real deal.… Continue reading Nursing Snacks

Babies, Toddlers, fit mama, nutrition, fitness, Isagenix, motherhood

Healthy Body, Healthy Soul

It took me along time to make health a priority and a habit, but I feel as if I am good enough at it to give advice. Please note that anything in this blog is not a prescription or permission to do any of the following, but just some tips and advice that have helped… Continue reading Healthy Body, Healthy Soul

fit mama, nutrition, fitness

Get off your ass, Do it for YOU

Surprise, surprise, here is yet another post about taking care of YOU. I am very passionate about this topic, but I can tell you, it is NOT easy. There are many barriers, especially when a mom, that prevent you from taking care of you- kids, lack of sleep, work, staying on top of chores and… Continue reading Get off your ass, Do it for YOU

Babies, Toddlers, motherhood

Dear Last Baby

Dear Baby Boy, You are one year old today. I can’t really explain how much love my heart can actually hold. I remember carrying you in my belly for almost 9 months and I had no idea who you were- if you were a boy or a girl. I remember obsessing over wondering if you… Continue reading Dear Last Baby

Babies, Toddlers, motherhood, potty training

How I Potty Trained My Toddler

This past week, I potty trained my daughter. I was off for April vacation and decided that we were both ready. Tip #1- Make sure you are both ready. Last summer she was just turning 2 and she started to show interest in the potty so I had her naked for most of the summer… Continue reading How I Potty Trained My Toddler

Babies, Toddlers, disciplining a toddler, motherhood, toddlerhood

Disciplining a Toddler

It is so so so important that when you are disciplining a toddler that you and your partner are on the same page. If you are not on the same page, toddlers totally know that and will start manipulating one of you. And then in return, this usually results in a fight between mom and… Continue reading Disciplining a Toddler

Babies, Toddlers, motherhood, surviving motherhood

Tips on Surviving Motherhood

Let's be real. Sometimes motherhood is just about surviving. I am no expert, but I consider myself a veteran with a toddler and an almost 1 year old. Everyday is a rollercoaster of emotions for me, but I wouldn't trade any moment for the world. I made a list of some tips I thought I… Continue reading Tips on Surviving Motherhood

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The day I snapped

Life is freakin hard lately. Being a mom is the hardest job I have ever done in my life. I am trying so hard to juggle my life and I can't seem to get ahold of it. I feel so overwhelmed with everything and I feel like a big failure. I miss my first-born- just… Continue reading The day I snapped

Babies, Toddlers, motherhood

Another Friday night vent sesh

It's 2am and I just turned 33. I want to snap. I am sleep deprived, I have a stye in my eye and I want to run away from my toddler for a few a days. She is bombing out of dance class with the most embarrassing behavior, making me chase her while she laughs… Continue reading Another Friday night vent sesh