mindful living, effortless style


I’m all about the bucket lists.  Let me re-phrase that…I’m all about lists in general. Maybe it’s the first grade teacher […]

Around my house summer is smoothie season. It’s by far the easiest, healthiest breakfast I can make for me and the kids… […]

One of my favorite parts of summer is having more time to make homemade treats with the kids! With all […]

*This post is sponsored by The Quaker Oats Company, all opinions are 100% our own I’m so happy to announce […]

Are you guys’ big planters? I have to admit, I never really thought about planting until we moved into our […]

Mother’s Day is on May 8th this year.  If you’re like me and don’t have a thing planned, first, no […]

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of OurPact. We’ve got such a cool tool to share […]

It’s Friday- you made it! Before you sign off for the weekend, though, we’ve got a couple of hacks you can […]

I recently had a serious energy crash (I’m talking could barely get myself up off the couch to do anything […]

Now that S is 5, I’m finding that the standard “half up with one barrette on each side” hairdo that I’ve […]

Looking for a simple St. Patrick’s Day dessert to make and share with your little? We’re all about the kid […]

Did you know that cake decorators sometimes use rice krispie treats to mold under fondant for things like, say a […]

In the spirit of ‘sticking to our New Years commitments,’ I whipped up a better for you treat for Valentine’s […]

January has us all ready to organize and eat healthier.  Every year I try to be more efficient in the […]

Life comes at you fast these days.  Have you noticed how we drink our morning coffee and the next thing […]