Life & Style


What you need to know before going to a NFL game with kids

NFL game with kids

We recently had the opportunity to attend a NFL football game with the kids. We went to TIAA Field in Jacksonville, Florida and had the best time. The Jaguars are my husbands favorite team so this was a dream come true. Thanks to Ocean Florida we had some great tickets and made this a fun filled day for the family. I have to say I was so impressed with the whole experience and can’t wait to take my family again.…

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What to expect at Creatures of the Night by ZooTampa

Halloween, my families favorite holiday. The whole month of October is filled with spooky activities and fun events to get the girls excited for the big night. Since my girls are still young I get a little nervous when deciding which events to take them too. At 6, 4, and 2 they don’t really love the really scary haunted houses or men with chainsaws jumping out at them so I am constantly on the hunt for a good mix of spooky…

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Must Have Halloween Books for Kids

Halloween is right around the corner! Can you believe it? In our house, we love reading bedtime stories and I try to keep seasonal books handy to make it a more fun experience for everyone. I pick up most of our books from the library and then I buy a few of the ones they adore each year to add to our collection There are so many fun Halloween books out there, that I could make a list a mile…

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10 reasons why we choose to homeschool

why we homeschool

This is such a big year for our family. This year we transition from a preschool at home family to an elementary school at home family! Yup, that’s right we officially a have a Kindergartener on our hands.  I am equally excited and terrified, all at the same time. There is something about Kindergarten that seems so official. I’ve been homeschooling for years but for some reason now I feel like this is the real deal. Homeschool is something that…

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7 Health Benefits of Kombucha

Kombucha is an ancient beverage, descending from China and Japan for its restorative properties. I started drinking Kombucha a few years ago after reading all about its health benefits. I love the flavor and how I feel after drinking it so today I have partnered with HUMM Kombucha to share 7 health benefits of Kombucha and how drinking it can make you feel a whole lot better.   If you aren’t that familiar with this special drink here is where…

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Our Favorite Back To School Shoes

It’s time for kids to go back to school and that means preparing for everything they might need for the upcoming school year. Back to school season brings back so many memories from my childhood. I remember the excitement and anticipation. Of course there were always those first day jitters. Making sure your kids have everything they need before the school years helps ease some of that nervousness and gets them really pumped for the year to come.  One of…

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Visiting St. Pete Beach – A Family Travel Guide

Just over the bridge from our home in Tampa there are some of the county’s most beautiful beaches. Yup, just 45 minutes from our door we have white sandy beaches and the crystal clear water of the Gulf of Mexico. Even though we live so close we still take any opportunity to act like tourists in our favorite local beach towns. A few weekends ago we decided to take a little “staycation” in our favorite city of St. Pete Beach…

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Pediatric Telemedicine – Is it the right choice for your family?

online pediatric care

It seems that many services are utilizing the internet for convenience these days. With the ability to reach all over the world in the matter of seconds the internet has become popular for services helping everything from your closet to your kitchen, and as of recently your family’s health. Online pediatric care is becoming more and more popular but if you are anything like me,  you are wondering if it’s a good fit for your family. I am going to…

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale – Picks For The Busy Mom

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

I am pretty sure you are tired of hearing all about the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale. Everyone is talking about it and it’s well deserved. This sale is probably one of my favorites because unlike others that discount old and out of season pieces. This sale discounts new season pieces first and it goes back to full price after. Even though I don’t do a lot of shopping during the anniversary sale (darn budget) I like to stock up on items…

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Summer accessories must haves

summer accessories must haves

Summer is filled with BBQ’s, festivals and pool parties. With all these events I try to achieve an easy and comfortable summer look and it seems that summer accessories help me the most. I have been swooning over summer accessories that are on trend this year. I keep them on rotation and can’t get enough of the easy style to help me elevate my mom wardrobe. Here are a few of my summer accessories must haves. Easy to wear jewelry…

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