Health & Fitness

The Worst Diet Ever

"That which doesn't kill us, only makes us stronger." Being a dancer I think I have heard about every imaginable diet out there. The crazy cabbage diet, Atkins, juice/liquids only, only chips and salsa (I kid you not), I even heard of someone picking up…
Disney

The Happiest Place on Earth

"Growing old is mandatory, but growing up is optional." Walt Disney The Happiest Place on Earth, also known as Disneyland. The place where dreams come true and magic comes to life. The place your favorite characters live and play, where you can fight the dark…
Motherhood

I Lingered a Bit Longer

"I have loved you with an everlasting love." -Jeremiah 31:3 The other night I lingered a bit longer. It was a beautiful day filled with an outing for our daughters 18 month birthday (yes, we celebrate half birthdays in our home). I had been planning…
Motherhood

I Won an Award!

It's official, I won an award! I have been nominated for my first writing award. Cue celebration music, pop the confetti, pour me a glass of champagne...ok maybe hold off on the confetti (that stuff is really messy). In case you were wondering the award…
Favorite Products

The Gift of Photography

"Photography is the beauty of life captured." -Tara Chisholm Isn't it though? I have always loved pictures and photography. Especially now being a mom I love being able to look back at pictures and be amazed how the kids have changed and grown, how fast…
Disney

How I Became a Princess

"They say if you dream a thing more than once, it's sure to come true." -Sleeping Beauty There was a Disney special on the other night, a tribute to Disneyland celebrating their 60th Diamond anniversary. There were so many wonderful moments during the show, but…
Motherhood

Not So Picture Perfect

"Comparison is the thief of joy." Theodore Roosevelt You've seen it. The picture perfect social media types. Every picture you see they seem to have the best body, smile, the perfect lighting. Others seem to have the most amazing adventures, vacations, jobs, the perfect looking…
Life in the OC

Valentine’s Day

"Above all LOVE each other deeply..." -1 Peter 4:8 Valentine's Day has become one of my all time favorite holidays. Not for the gifts of chocolates or flowers, but simply because I love Love. I always have. There is nothing better than celebrating a good…