Thrive Creative Conference – There and Back Again

Thrive Creative Conference – There and Back Again

I am passionate about this blogging thing.

This blog started in 2011 and while I definitely was NOT consistent in the beginning, I am now proud of the community, friends, and following I have developed in the past few years. 

Even though blogging has been around for quite a while now, I think there is a misconception that this can be a “Real” business! It absolutely can be a legit business!  Read more

How to clean canvas shoes & Toms shoes

Canvas shoes are my favorite! But they can get so dirty, so very quickly. Do you know how to clean canvas (such as Toms) shoes?

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I grew up in Hawaii. Warm weather all year long. Bare feet as much as possible and slippers (Flip-flops) in my closet. 

I still would rather be wearing slippers or going barefooted in my daily life! 

But alas, it is not always practical to wear slippers, let alone be barefoot at work and all the “mom life” things!  Read more

2018 : The Year of Balance

2018 the year of balance

I can’t believe we are already into the second week of January 2018!!!!

The holidays always throw off our whole families schedule (which isn’t a terrible thing…), and it takes a few days to get my bearings of what day of the week it is and get back into a “normal” routine. 

The final weeks of 2017 were relaxing and I spent quite a bit of my time reflecting on 2017 and thinking about 2018 and what I wanted the new year to look like.  Read more

A Gift for the Holidays for the Family

A Gift for the Holidays for the Family

**This post is sponsored by Cord Blood Registry, CBR®. All thoughts and opinions are my own.**

The most amazing gifts that were ever placed in my arms were my six children. If you are a mom you know the joy of those first moments with your child. And if you are about to become a mother for the first time your heart is about to burst with love!

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When I gave birth to my three biological children I vaguely remember a pamphlet about Cord Blood Registry (CBR), but no one I knew had ever done it or talked about it.  Read more

Hauck Sirocco Pedal Go Kart Review

Hauck Sirocco Pedal Go Kart Review

Product and/or compensation was provided to me to facilitate this review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. **Post may contain affiliate links**

If you want to make your kids scream with excitement for Christmas, their Birthday, or any day of the week… Gift them a Hauck Sirocco Pedal Go Kart!!! Huge smiles and hours of fun are in store with a Hauck Go Kart.

Hauck Sirocco Pedal Go Kart

It is crucial to my survival as a mom of six kids that I encourage my children to get as much energy out as possible. This means, we spend a TON of time outside! I am talking hours and hours. 

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