Encouragement for the Stay at Home Mama

Family, Motherhood

Today I am talking to all the stay at home mamas. Do you ever feel judged for being at home full time rather than working outside of the home? Has anyone ever said to you or you overheard someone say, “Oh, she doesn’t work, she has time to go do this and that.” Have you […]

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Mommy Self Care

Family, Motherhood

Do you practice self care regularly or is it pretty nonexistent in your life right now?  Recently I had a coaching call with a sweet friend, Evolution Mama, who is a holistic health coach that specializes in self care for busy moms.  After asking me what self-care meant to me, she gave me some amazing […]

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White Chicken Chili

Food, Meals

I have always loved chili.  Really, what’s not to love about it?  Chili is such a comforting, hearty meal and is one that I always look forward to eating during the colder months.  As I have gotten older and busier, my appreciation for chili and slow cooker meals has grown even deeper.  For one, I […]

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Russian Tea

Food

It is finally my favorite time of the year–fall!  I love fall for several reasons, its beautiful, the weather is perfect, I can wear my leggings everywhere and I get to snuggle up with my favorite hot drink.  Can you guess what it is?  Not hot chocolate, not green tea, but Russian Tea.  If y’all […]

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Bacon Cheddar Cheese Balls

Food

Now that we that it is officially fall, my most favorite season, a lot of excitement is around the corner.  Thanksgiving will be here before we know it and then shortly after what most people consider to be the most wonderful time of the year, Christmas!  For me, Christmas is the celebration of Jesus’s birth, […]

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Vegetarian Meal-Prep Ideas

Food

While I’m not vegetarian and vegan all the time I do love to eat try to eat that way for the majority of my meals.  One thing I have noticed about vegetarian meals is that they are perfect for make ahead meal-prep.  I love how versatile and creative you can get by using basic meatless […]

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Mexican Cornbread Muffins

Food

I told y’all I seriously can’t get enough Mexican food.  Here is another one of my many recipes that is inspired by the delicious and irresistible Mexican cuisine.  I’ve taken the classic Southern cornbread and gave it a little twist.  Surprisingly, before I made cornbread for the first time, I was a little bit intimidated […]

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Encouragement for the Stay at Home Mama


Family, Motherhood

Today I am talking to all the stay at home mamas. Do you ever feel judged for being at home full time rather than working outside of the home? Has anyone ever said to you or you overheard someone say, “Oh, she doesn’t work, she has time to go do this and that.” Have you […]

May 8, 2018

Mommy Self Care


Family, Motherhood

Do you practice self care regularly or is it pretty nonexistent in your life right now?  Recently I had a coaching call with a sweet friend, Evolution Mama, who is a holistic health coach that specializes in self care for busy moms.  After asking me what self-care meant to me, she gave me some amazing […]

November 8, 2018

White Chicken Chili


Food, Meals

I have always loved chili.  Really, what’s not to love about it?  Chili is such a comforting, hearty meal and is one that I always look forward to eating during the colder months.  As I have gotten older and busier, my appreciation for chili and slow cooker meals has grown even deeper.  For one, I […]

October 31, 2018

Russian Tea


Food

It is finally my favorite time of the year–fall!  I love fall for several reasons, its beautiful, the weather is perfect, I can wear my leggings everywhere and I get to snuggle up with my favorite hot drink.  Can you guess what it is?  Not hot chocolate, not green tea, but Russian Tea.  If y’all […]

October 25, 2018

Bacon Cheddar Cheese Balls


Food

Now that we that it is officially fall, my most favorite season, a lot of excitement is around the corner.  Thanksgiving will be here before we know it and then shortly after what most people consider to be the most wonderful time of the year, Christmas!  For me, Christmas is the celebration of Jesus’s birth, […]

October 11, 2018

Vegetarian Meal-Prep Ideas


Food

While I’m not vegetarian and vegan all the time I do love to eat try to eat that way for the majority of my meals.  One thing I have noticed about vegetarian meals is that they are perfect for make ahead meal-prep.  I love how versatile and creative you can get by using basic meatless […]

October 5, 2018

Mexican Cornbread Muffins


Food

I told y’all I seriously can’t get enough Mexican food.  Here is another one of my many recipes that is inspired by the delicious and irresistible Mexican cuisine.  I’ve taken the classic Southern cornbread and gave it a little twist.  Surprisingly, before I made cornbread for the first time, I was a little bit intimidated […]

September 25, 2018

Healthier Chocolate Chip Cookies


Food

Even though bikini season is almost over it doesn’t mean being healthier has to be! I love to bake and a lot of the things we think of when we think of baked foods are those that are sweet and not exactly the most figure friendly. Things that come to mind when I think of […]

September 12, 2018

How to Use Essential Oils


Essential Oils

Essential oils are the aromatic components of a plant that protect the plant and they have extremely powerful chemical properties that humans can benefit from as well. Essential oils are extracted a couple different ways, either through steam distillation or cold pressing, depending on the plant. As the endless benefits of these essential oils are […]

August 24, 2018

Chicken Enchiladas


Food, Meals

Have I mentioned I love Mexican food?  I seriously can’t get enough. Enchiladas, salsa, pico, tortilla soup, black bean soup, nachos, quesadillas, tacos, fajitas; they all have my heart.  I already have one enchilada inspired recipe on the blog, Cheesy Enchilada Bowls, but this recipe is more traditional.  The recipe I’m sharing today is a […]

August 14, 2018

Cleaning with Essential Oils


Cleaning, DIY, Essential Oils, Homemaking

Essential oils have limitless benefits which is why they can be helpful to anyone.  Whether you are healthy or sick, they can promote a healthy body as well as a safer home by eliminating harmful toxins by using them to clean with.  Amazingly, essential oils (from dōTERRA anyway) are 100% pure oils that have been […]

August 1, 2018