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Za’atar Chicken Casserole

Za’atar Chicken Casserole

New moms have a lot of adjustments in the first couple of months. With my first baby, I was completely unprepared with meals. I never had made a freezer meal in my life, and seldom used my crockpot. Thankfully, we had an awesome community that […]

Camping Survival Tips (with baby & toddler!)

Camping Survival Tips (with baby & toddler!)

We went camping for the first time to Hungry Mother State Park in Marion, VA. It’s only a half an hour drive from our house and we only stayed one night. We went along with a cool, adventurous family with kids similar in age, which […]

My Favorite Subscription Boxes as a SAHM

My Favorite Subscription Boxes as a SAHM

I love subscription boxes for two primary reasons. First of all, our family lives far from stores that offer a variety of items, and secondly, it’s really difficult to shop with a baby and a toddler. We have tried meal and snack boxes, date night […]

Nurturing Hope

Nurturing Hope

Late spring of last year I experienced fear like I had never felt before in my life. Me, the one who has braved many uncertain situations, lived in cities where I knew no one, traveled to over 35 countries, bungee jumped off cliffs, spoke in […]

Our little home makeover

Our little home makeover

I married in to my first house. My husband picked the house because the basement was perfect for a movie theater. Priorities, right? We have done a lot of work to make the inside perfectly cozy for our family of 4, but the outside has […]

More Adventurous

More Adventurous

I’ll never forget the first time I went skiing. I had no idea what all of the symbols meant. Black diamond, blue triangle, red circle, I had no clue. I was 24, fearless and excited to go skiing. Growing up in South Carolina, the opportunity […]

Serenity Now!

Serenity Now!

I was thinking of writing a blog about our week at Disney World, but I’m just not feeling it yet. There are so many “how-to” blogs on planning your perfect Disney experience with tips and advice on fast passes, character dining, etc. For me, the […]

My Disney Suitcase

My Disney Suitcase

Today is the day we leave – yikes! Hope we have everything. 1,452 miles, 11 days, starts now. The past few days, I’ve procrastinated, I mean I’ve written blogs on packing tips (toys, snacks and travel beauty products) and my final packing post is on […]

Travel Beauty Bag

Travel Beauty Bag

This week, I am doing a series of blogs related to packing, and today we are focusing on beauty products. It’s hard to narrow down my favorite beauty products on the go. Some questions I may ask: Will there be electricity or running water? What’s […]