Here is a great article on Things to do While On Bed Rest from If you've been placed on bed rest you know that it can be really boring. In addition to sitting around and worrying about your pregnancy, there are some things that you can do to help you stay mentally active and feel like you are doing normal things. Here are some of my Read more

I have a doctor appointment at 3:20 over at IMC. I really like my doctor and hope everything will be good. Baby Girl is about 30 weeks so we want to get her to 34 at the very least. Full term would be amazing. My son was a 34 weeker and was in the NICU for 3 weeks. I never got to hold him right after he Read more

We woke up this morning to snow! My son wanted to run out in his jammies and play in the snow. Instead he had to settle for throwing snow at my mom. Snow in Utah We were able to get him some new fancy boots at Payless (they are Buzz Light Year and rock). But found out today there is an ever better deal on Read more

The past two weeks have been filled with some amazing and challenging experiences that I want to share with you. But before I get into that, I want to share my gratitude for an amazing husband, supportive friends and family and great co-workers. On a professional note: For the last year and a half, my business partners and I have prepared to launch our product line Read more

UP: Movie Trailer. Watch more top selected videos about: Edward Asner, John Ratzenberger We've had a rough 12 hours. My son has croup and had to get a shot while at the doctors office. We came home an hour after nap time and were able to watch UP.UP Completely giving up on our scheduled nap time. It was worth the break. I forgot how sweet the beginning Read more

I don't know about you, but I like it when my family thinks I can bake. I made this yummy cobbler last night and they couldn't believe it. Blackberry Cobbler Rinse 4 packs of berries into an 8x8 glass dish Topping: 1 stick butter 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 3/4 cup oats 1 cup flower 1 tsp salt 1 tsp vanilla extract Bake: 350 for 35+ minutes Serve: Vanilla ice Read more

My husband is amazing. He is good at everything he does. He's a great father and husband. We're celebrating our 9 year wedding anniversary this weekend and I wanted to give a tribute to him. He's a great fisherman, snowboarder, split boarder, cross-country skier, and rugby player. He plays the banjo, guitar and sings like heaven. Since kindergarten I've had a crush on him. My first memory of Jon Read more

My sister in-law was telling me about this movie "Babies The Movie" and was excited to watch the trailer with my son. Arriving in theaters Mother’s Day Weekend (May 7), this visually stunning movie simultaneously follows four babies around the world-from first breath to first steps. From Mongolia to Namibia to San Francisco to Tokyo, BABIES joyfully captures on film the earliest stages of the journey Read more

Cheerio-Craisin Crispy Treats Ingredients: 1 Small box Cheerios 1 Large bag mini marshmallows 4 TBS Butter 2 Cups craisins Directions: After sampling 1/2 a cup of mini marshmallows (to test that they are not stale, even though you just opened the bag). Poor bag of mini marshmallows in large pot, add 4 TBS butter. Melt on medium heat and stir. Slowly add Cheerios. Continue mixing. Slowly add Craisins. Poor contents into a sprayed glass Read more

I love reading stories about women entrepreneurs that are doing great things. But this story stopped me in my tracks. Read how this Iranian woman is making a difference. in-iraq-women-entrepreneu_b_536535.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter This month nearly 2,000 candles made in the kitchens of 50 Iraqi women will be shipped from Baghdad to the United States in time for Mother's Day. You can buy their beautiful candles on the Prosperity Candle Web site, Read more

Confession time, I hate play-doh. It gets every where and my son is bored playing with it after a minute or two. An old co-worker of mine use to only let her kids play with play-doh out side. Now, I'm not that strict. but I am grateful for linoleum kitchen floors. My son is a little chef. He loves to cook and has cute little red apron Read more

I am not much of a cook, but I love to eat! This weekend we had an AH-mazing Cafe Rio style Pork Salad made by Stacy. This is the recipe she used and you'll want to make a double batch it was such a hit. Cafe Rio Pork 5-6 lb pork tenderloin roast 3 cups Dr. Pepper 1 cup brown sugar 3/4 cup white sugar 1 clove of garlic, minced 7 oz can Read more