Baby Shaun’s Birth Story

I’m three weeks late, but I’m finally getting a chance to tell my birth story. I was due May 1st, but baby boy decided to make his appearance on April 17th! I had been getting Braxton Hicks contractions for the past week every day in the evenings. I just thought it was normal. I have […]

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Is Breast Best?…FED is best!

This is literally liquid gold. I’ve always breastfed my babies. I exclusively breastfed Sobral till he was 18 months old. I thought breastfeeding new baby would be just as easy as it was with my other babies. Unfortunately, it wasn’t. My baby was born with a tongue tie and it went unnoticed for the first […]

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Blessed with Great Friends!

Being a part of the military community for over 10 years, having to relocate or PCS (as we call it in the military) every few years is nothing new to my family. We have had the blessing to live in places most people pay to vacation in. It is a great experience, but it can […]

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Delicious and Easy Frittata Recipe!

I have never been a person to have my breakfast before I start my day. I’ve always been a “coffee for breakfast” type of person. My career had me on the move from the minute I woke up until the minute I got home from work. Every second mattered and I just couldn’t afford to […]

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Family Vacation Ideas

With my husband being in the military, the kiddos being in school, having two fur babies, and my full time job, it is often difficult to find time to take a family vacation. Before considering a vacation, we have to make sure that my husband has leave days available, that my kids are out of school, […]

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My baby is 8!

My little firecracker is 8 years old today. I remember April 13 night 8 years ago. We were stationed in Atsugi Japan. It was a great day to take a walk in the nearby shopping center which is exactly what we did. It was around 7:30ish when I began having contractions. I thought they were […]

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My baby is 12 years old!!

Life is too short. I remember like it was yesterday that I gave birth to a healthy baby boy. Only, it was 12 years ago! My baby boy is 12 today! It is the day that I realized that my life was not mine anymore, my life belongs to him. I realized that everything I […]

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How I got my kids to eat fruits effortlessly.

When I was growing up, grapes were my go-to fruit because they were just so easy to eat. My all-time favorite fruit, however, is and will always be the pomegranate. I just love the flavor of pomegranates but I absolutely hate how tedious it is just to peel and seed a pomegranate. I remember that as a child, my […]

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