How I Hosted an Awesome Kid-Friendly Wedding

In my last post, I talked about why children make the best wedding guests. My opinion, which I made pretty clear, is that it's wonderful and makes your wedding a really special experience. There are plenty of things you can do to make it go more smoothly and alleviate concerns. Here's a list of what [...]

Why Children Make the Best Wedding Guests

I had four flower girls and a ring bearer at my wedding. Our guest list included over fifty small children (though of course fifty didn’t come- you never get 100% RSVP rate).  There were so many people who asked me in my two-year engagement if we would allow children at our wedding I lost count. [...]

AM & PM ROUTINES: How I broke my habit of always being LATE!

AM & PM ROUTINES: How I broke my habit of always being LATE!

I used to be the perpetually late frazzled mom, scrambling to get out the door, yelling at my kid, losing my patience, constantly forgetting something crucial that I desperately needed for my day. Can anybody relate??? Living this way stressed me out SO much! I always felt like I wasn't keeping up or was letting [...]

How I Talked To My Little Girl About White Supremacy

How I Talked To My Little Girl About White Supremacy

How should a privileged white woman discuss racial injustice on her mommy blog? Where does white supremacy fit in the middle of my videos about making cheeseburgers or my obsession with Disney World? Should I discuss it before or after I make quesadillas on my instagram stories? It doesn't belong here any more than any [...]

How to Cook A Classic American Cheeseburger (New Video!)

How to Cook A Classic American Cheeseburger (New Video!)

If you ever just want a classic American cheeseburger from scratch, this is my recipe with video! Supplies Needed: Large Non-Stick Skillet Parchment paper Ingredients: 1 lb 80/20 ground beef salt pepper hamburger buns american cheese (or whatever melty cheese you prefer!) any toppings you like, ex: Ketchup, mustard, pickles, lettuce, tomatoes, onion, egg, bacon, [...]

Bigger Picture on Hair! + Bleach Blonde Product Recommendations

Bigger Picture on Hair! + Bleach Blonde Product Recommendations

https://youtu.be/FMCxKnYUS-s   NEW VIDEO! I am trying to do more of this! The beginning is kinda for everyone. I talk about COVID, hair stylists, and our emotions around hair, as well as blonde privilege. If you're interested in bleach blonde hair care, whether you have blonde hair, OR you're thinking of going blonde, I talk [...]