Mommy Time 101: Why Time Away is Important and Ways to Spend It

Moms try to be in all places at all times. We wear many hats in our households ranging from breadwinner to taxi driver to chef and doctor. Whether we want to admit it or not, this can get overwhelming and exhausting. Every mom deserves to have some time away from the everyday tasks required from her and it is absolutely okay to admit this to ourselves. We need to make more time for ourselves, actually. It is important for many reasons and how you spend that time is also just as important. Why … [Read more...]

Make Your Mom Feel Special By Gifting her The Flowers She Loves!

It is really difficult for someone to order a perfect Mother’s Day flower bouquet to your loving mom as nothing may satisfy you when you think of gifting something to someone who gave you this life. But, there are some practical tips which will help someone while looking for a good flower arrangement to be gifting to your mom on this very special occasion. Let's discuss it further. Tips to order Mother’s Day flowers Make the right choice Many people not fully realize the message to be … [Read more...]

Sleep and Mom Brain

The term “mom brain” (also referred to as momnesia, mummy brain, or pregnancy brain) is often thrown around humorously to excuse missed appointments or leaving the house in a pair of slippers, but did you know there is actually some scientific backing to it? Researchers have discovered a range of brain changes that take place when a woman gives birth including alterations in neural plasticity and gray matter. Oftentimes, in addition to seemingly impaired memory, moms may also experience … [Read more...]

Fashion Staples for Busy Dance Moms

Mothers often have a hard time juggling their endless to-do list. Sometimes it seems like there are not enough hours in a day to get everything done. The resulting feelings of being overwhelmed and exhausted can make it tempting to roll out of bed and head out the door in pajamas. When your child is in dance lessons, this busy feeling only intensifies. Fortunately, there are a lot of simple fashion accessories and wardrobe staples that can help a mother conquer her to-do list in style. From … [Read more...]

Gifts For Moms That Can Be Engraved

Shopping for gifts for your mother can be a tough job. You want to get her something that she would love, after all she is your mother. You can never go wrong with personalized gifts that show your mother how much you actually love her. They add that special touch that touches the hearts of mothers and make the gift more sentimental. You can easily make almost anything personalised now with the help of engraving. We have some gift ideas you can consider that will surely melt your mother's … [Read more...]

The Perfect Birthday, Mother’s Day, or Christmas Gift for Mom

Whether Mother’s Day is approaching or your mom’s birthday is coming up, you need to prepare early to get her a gift she’ll love and one that will express your affection for her. This year, make sure you pick something stylish for your mom. You can also be sure that she’ll be happy with your gift if it is incredibly thoughtful. Making Mom Happy – A Few Ideas Your mom might be retired and probably loves spending time indoors with a good book and some great coffee. There’s no reason why … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday in Heaven, Mom. <3

My beautiful mom would have been 63 today.  Today is the first birthday she will have in heaven, though.  I can't believe it's been almost a year that God took her from this Earth.  As hard as it is for me, I know that she will be having the best birthday she has ever had. Today, I am going to try not to think about the fact that she's not here to physically celebrate her birthday, but celebrate her new life.  I want to keep her memory alive, especially with Riley.  I don't want her to forget … [Read more...]

It’s Not Goodbye, It’s See You Later

If you follow my blog, you know that my dear mother passed away May 10th.  Losing her has been the most difficult thing I have ever gone through, and I have been through a lot in my 22 years already.  My mom was my best friend, my everything.  She was always the first person I went to when I had good news (after my husband, of course) and the one I went to for advice.  She taught me so much.  To treat people the way you want to be treated and to always stand up for yourself and your family, … [Read more...]