11 Simple Truths About Motherhood 2 Comments

11 Simple Truths About Motherhood Isn’t motherhood awesome? As great as motherhood is, there are some days that you have to take a long hard look at it for what it is. Don’t sugarcoat it and just look at the simple truths. I wanted to share 11 simple truths about motherhood.   #1. Kids are awesome You will have good days and bad days with your kids, but when Read more

Favorite Things: Fall Style Remi Dress Review No Comments

Fall Dresses Fall weather can make it challenging to dress. It's cold, then it's hot. The mornings in Salt Lake can be cold and then by the afternoon you're turning the air conditioner back on. One thing that I've found that helps is having basic layering pieces. I'm not a style maven, but love finding functional pieces that are practical and can be used a variety of Read more

3 Nature Crafts with Kids 1 Comment

3 Fun Nature Crafts to do with Kids I have to admit that I am a huge Sharpie lover. If I see colors that I love, I have to buy them. I have a secret stash of Sharpie markers that I am not ashamed of. Something that my kids and I discovered was that Sharpies work really well in nature. Check out some of these Nature Read more

5 Family Travel Apps No Comments

Five Travel Apps that will Rock your next Road-Trip   Are you embarking on a road-trip adventure sometime soon and looking for ways to keep your sanity and even enjoy those stretches of highway?  With Fall Break on the horizon, my mind is spinning with travel preparations!  Next week we are heading to San Diego and dipping our toes in several National Parks along the way, so Read more

Oofos Raising Breast Cancer Awareness No Comments

Breast Cancer Awareness October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, but breast cancer research is an important cause all year long, especially for OOFOS. Diagnosis In November of 2014, just 2 ½ years into the launch of this new brand of recovery footwear, Duncan Finigan, the head of marketing, was diagnosed with Stage 4 Advanced Breast Cancer. This means it’s a treatable, non-curable, terminal condition and the survival Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Hiking Boots 1 Comment

The Ultimate Guide to Hiking Boots Did you know, every day, the average adult takes between 4,000 and 6,000 steps? Hikers take more steps than that! With the first days of Fall underway, we are starting to feel a crispness in the air. The leaves are changing and it is a great time to get outdoors and explore nature. A good pair of hiking boots helps you Read more

Bainbridge Island Test Drive-Golf Alltrack No Comments

Seattle Scenic Byway Guys, I am super excited because I fulfilled a lifetime dream of going to Bainbridge Island. Seattle is such beautiful city and Bainbridge Island did not disappoint. I was able to partner with VW on the launch of their new Golf Alltrack car that is available for purchase in the middle of October. VW could not have picked a more picturesque location to test Read more

Finding your tribe No Comments

OUTESSA SUMMIT #SWEATYDIRTYHAPPY Imagine traveling all the way from Florida to camp for the weekend on the top of a mountain. You don't know a single person but decide to go anyway. When you get there, you connect with women that are like you, they get you. This is your tribe!  This is what happened to Lindsey at Outessa Summit at Powder Mountain earlier this month. I Read more

What I Wish I Knew as a First Time Mom 1 Comment

September is Baby Safety Month We have all been there, you were a first-time mom and now you are the mom of multiple little ones. Even if you are a mom of one, you still learn a thing or two to learn about being a mom. I wanted to share some tips for baby safety. In honor of baby safety month, check out these tips, you Read more

Eye Safety Tips for Kids #EyeSafetyMonth No Comments

We've partnered with Liberty Sport to bring you the following article. Liberty Sport specializes in sunglasses and sports eye protection. The opinions expressed are our own.  Eye Safety Something that doesn’t first come to your mind as you raise kids, oftentimes, is eye safety. However, most activities that kids are involved with can be a risk to their eyes. Playing outside, sports, and everyday activities. Since it Read more

4 Simple Tips for Family Camping

  Family Camping Tips Now is the perfect time for family camping. The weather has cooled down and it is more tolerable to be outside. My family loves to camp. You’ll notice we camp a few times a year! I wanted to share 4 Simple Tips to Family Camping that will make your camping adventure more enjoyable! Reserve Your Campsite You would be surprised as to how much everyone Read more

Creating Memories with Grandparents No Comments

Celebrate Grandparent's Day Spending time with grandparents is one of those things that is SUPER important in life. Getting a chance to make memories with grandparents is something kids will remember for a lifetime. In honor of grandparent’s day, this Sunday, I wanted to share how you can help your kids make memories with their grandparents. Create opportunities: Sometimes you just need to create opportunities for them. Read more

FREE PRINTABLE: Jelly Bean Color Matching Game No Comments

Gimbal's Fine Candies Gourmet Jelly Beans Raise your hand if your kids love candy! Mine do, there’s no doubt about that. However, it’s so hard to let candy in the house with so many different potential allergies. Thanks to Gimbal’s Fine Candies, every household can enjoy candy again, including those with gluten allergies and other kinds of allergies. Their goal is to create exceptional candies. How Read more