(via Tiny White Daisies) My sister just had a baby and she's adjusting to life with a new baby. I told her above all the advice you recieve to "Trust Yourself'. A friend of mine has been looking for a new job. She is someone that I love and adore. But finding a new job is nerve racking and she's starting to doubt herself. I told her Read more

(via Garden View Cottage) Life as a mother of two, business owner, wife and friend over the last few months has been an adjustment. Some days I hear myself saying "I just can't get anything done" after cleaning up Logo's for the fifth time that day or getting buried with laundry. It's maddening. But as baby girl is almost 3 1/2 months old, I feel like we're getting Read more

Growing up in Utah my favorite moments have included skiing with my dad. It is a great honor to have my dad take our son skiing. Yesterday I got to tag a long to watch them ski. My brother had joined us but was not skiing due to a hurt back. But it worked out well because he stayed with the baby inside the lodge and Read more

This pregnancy has taught me to appreciate each sweet moment and has humbled me. At 28 weeks the doctors saw my cervix had significantly shortened and put me on strict bedrest and were given progesterone shoots each week. Due to the signs of preterm labor, we emotionally and physically prepared for another preemie. My biggest wish for our baby girl was simply to hold her, something that Read more

It's official! I'm one ofUtah Business Magazine Forty under 40! I am honored to be among such great leaders and especially proud to be among only 8 women. Utah is a driving force for entrepreneurship and I enjoyed meeting others, like Jessica from MamaBargins.com . Utah business held a fancy lunch last week. Jon and I were both able to attend. It was nice to Read more

It's that time of year that most of us abandon our New Years resolutions. I want to share an experience I had in the Fall. I've always been one for setting goals. In 2010 I set only one goal. It was to get my natural skin care line, Little Stinker, into one specific retail chain store. Through out the year I worked to create a relationship Read more

My husband and I love Utah, especially for it's backcountry. If you've met my husband, Jon, you will know that he's a great husband and father. The first thing that might surprise you about him is that he's really  into backcountry skiing. The reason this maybe a surprise is that he's about 6'3" and weighs around 250 pounds. Most backcountry guys are these lightweight 5 footish guys Read more

I love Keen shoes. They are my favorite. I think I've owned over a dozen pairs over the years. I was happy to find these sassy ones, KEEN GOLDEN LOAFER, AND they are in purple. I've been a good girl this year, maybe Santa will leave them under the tree for me?KEEN GOLDEN Read more

Somedays being on bed rest feels like house arrest. Here is what Wiki defines "Bed Rest" and "House Arrest" as: Bed rest is a medical treatment involving a period of consistent (day and night) recumbence in bed. It is used as a treatment for an illness or medical condition, especially when prescribed or chosen rather than resulting from severe prostration or imminent death. Even though most patients in hospitals Read more

The good news is you don't have to buy doll clothes these days to dress your preemie. When we had our son three years ago, we hadn't the slightest clue where to find preemie clothes. This round, we've found some great places for preemie clothing and thought other parents may benefit from our list. Please feel free to share your favorite places to purchase Premie clothes, thanks Read more