How Not To Get a Bikini Body

Spring just sprung, and now I’ve been seeing posts about getting into bikini shape for the summer. I guess it’s time for those posts. I’d like to offer a different post. This is how I’m going to not get a bikini body this summer. Join me and together we’ll rule as father and son. (Sorry, […]


Friday Five 4.17.15: Who Won the Internet

This week, it’s all videos! Ready? Who Won the Internet 5. The Avengers everything. They’ve been winning a lot for 7 days. This version of Family Feud on Jimmy Kimmel made me laugh out loud. It’s so terrible yet so funny. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VSYjs5RnlRo 4. This Pandora commercial made me all soft inside. I hate them for it.* […]


My Favorite Chris Evans Movies

I can’t wait for Avengers: Age of Ultron! There’s a lot of noise around Iron Man and how RDJ is going to be a big part of the next Captain America movie. I find that weird. It’s a Captain America movie. RDJ has his own franchise. That got me thinking about Chris Evans and how he’s placed […]


Friday Five 4.3.15: Who Won The Internet

Late but not forgotten! Here we go, this week’s Friday Five contains links to stuff that won the internet, in my opinion. Friday Five: Who Won The Internet 5. My colleague Justin created a Tumblr blog called Not Getting the Job. I wanted him to call it WTFJobseeker, but he’s classy that way. 4. My pal Melissa […]


What to Pack for a Beach Babymoon

What to Pack for a Beach Babymoon

Traveling to Maui for our babymoon was a blast – I had a lot of fun and relaxation. I looked back to the essential items I packed, and I wanted to highlight what to pack for a beach babymoon like ours! If you’re headed to an island vacation, check out these products that should make it […]

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Bundle Organics Review – Organic Prenatal Juices

During my first two months of pregnancy, I got really nauseous from the OTC prenatal vitamins I was on. I tried Trader Joe’s, Rainbow Lite from Whole Foods, and Nature Made. I don’t know about you but I’m not a fan of horse pills. I wish I’d heard of Bundle Organics prenatal juices earlier! You […]

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Gym Update 2.12.12

No update. I just wanted to keep myself accountable. I still haven’t been inside the gym. *whistles* *walks away*

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Tarte Amazonian Clay BB Tinted Moisturizer Review – A New Mom Winner

It’s hot as hell in Southern California. It’s also been two months since Miss Spawn joined our family. I’ve got little time to spend on making up my face before I have to breastfeed, diaper her, or hold her. That means a change in my makeup routine, namely switching to a tinted moisturizer over a foundation. Tarte Amazonian […]

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I’m Melting! Julep Bare Face Cleansing Oil – Review

Thanks to one of my monthly Julep Maven subscription boxes, I got a chance to try Julep’s Bare Face Cleansing Oil. I’m a fan of cleansing oils now! Yes, I still wear makeup in the summer, and Julep’s cleansing oil does a marvelous job removing my makeup! It’s Melting My Faaaaaaaace……! Julep’s cleansing oil is pretty fantastic. The […]

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5 Questions with MELT Organic CEO Meg Carlson!

You know I love me some woman-owned businesses and women leaders! When I attended the Natural Products Expo, I ran into Cygnia Rapp at the MELT Organic booth. I struck up a conversation with her and found out she was the founder of MELT Organic! I wanted to highlight this bitchin’ business – not just […]

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Friday Five 7.4.14: Made in the USA Products

#MERICA! or #MURICA! It’s a long weekend for most Americans, and hurrah for that! I thought I’d change it up and showcase five brands made in America. Yep, USA! USA! I do love businesses that keep their production in the country. After all, this is my country. I was made in America too. Let’s get […]

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Friday Five: Custom T-Shirt Sites

I’ve been wanting to make my own t-shirt designs for a long time. Now that Spawn is here, I really want to make some for her, too. I dug around to see which websites offered this type of service. Many have the same features, and I’m hardpressed to find the “right one” to start with. […]


Friday Five 3.20.15: Mole Women

Whoa! It’s been a while since my last Friday Five. And I’m publishing this on a Sunday. Ah life of a WAHM. Here are five things that I’ve bookmarked this week. They’ve either made me laugh or taught me something. Friday Five: Mole Women 5. Shuggilippo created a whole set of GIFs based on the […]

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