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I am a former preschool teacher with a degree in Early Child Development. I now stay at home with my two children and try to fill our lives with as much love, laughter and Jesus as possible.

  • Interview with Stephanie Arnold AFE: Amniotic Fluid Embolism

    I had the pleasure of interviewing Stephanie Arnold regarding her experience with AFE (Amniotic Fluid Embolism). Read how Stephanie used this life-threatening experience to change her life and the lives of others.

  • The Pirate Fairy {Movie Review}

    From the world of “Peter Pan” comes “The Pirate Fairy,” a swashbuckling new adventure about Zarina, a smart and ambitious dust-keeper fairy who’s captivated by Blue Pixie Dust and its endless possibilities.

  • Interview with Self-Defense Trainer, Jarrett Arthur

    For your New Year’s resolution to succeed why don’t you try something new? Keep your 12 month goal, but break it up into monthly goals. Go a step further and break it up into weekly and even daily goals. The two most important pieces of the puzzle are (1) having challenging yet attainable short-term goals that are clearly defined, and (2) that you consistently re-evaluate your short terms goals and modify as needed.

  • Eat, Drink & Be Curly by Ouidad {Review}

    Last week I tried the gift set by Ouidad called Eat, Drink & Be Curly. It came in a super cute, ready-to-gift package that included moisturizing shampoo, conditioner and a moisturizing hair gel (I didn’t even know that existed. So cool!). It’s safe for color-treated, permed or straightened curls. The shampoo and conditioner were both extremely luxurious and thick.

  • Baby Fair at Crittenton Hospital 10/26-Rochester

    Wait! Do not skip this announcement just because you aren’t pregnant or don’t have a baby! Do not miss the Baby Fair either. I’m serious! You’ll be really disappointed if you do.

  • Pumpkin Carving Alternatives

    Halloween is just around the corner and pumpkins are filling every available space at various grocery stores, home improvement centers and cider mills. I love seeing all the pumpkins lined up just waiting to be taken home to be carved or simply adorn a front porch.