March 4, 2019

My husband and I moved to a Texas from the East coast. We always wanted the life of living in the city no matter how small it was so we could be close to shops, bars, restaurants, you name it. Then we got married and decided we wanted to grow our family and quickly realized we needed a bigger space. We got another dog and realized the time was now. We bought a house. 

The one thing I was so adamant about during our house hunt was that we have a dining room. I wanted a space for our extended family to gather over meals, play games and cards, and use all the fancy china we got for our wedding. Fast forward to when Addie turned 18 months and I realized she could get out of her small infant play area. I didn’t want to let her play area infringe on the living room any more than it already was. I didn’t want to give up a bead room. So I sacrificed my newly renovated dining room. Cue the tears. However, I'm super excited about how it turned out and how I was able to do it on such a small budge...

December 7, 2018

Due to popular demand I'm continuing this series - the Working Momma Diaries -  to share some of the things I've learned while balancing work and being a momma.

For those that don't know me well, I travel for work and work long hours in a face-paced career. I used to travel every week and took a role for the current year where I travel about 1-2 times a month instead. My husband also travels for work 100% of the week. Needless to say, we have spent the past year figuring out a new routine and balancing crazy travel, airplanes, nap times, family time, bedtime, and trying to find time for friends and romance. I looked around and realized a lot of my momma friends work and figured I'd share some of the best tips I've learned from them and my time so far. 

Today I'm sharing my go-to teacher "DIY" Christmas gift for all the mommas out there who want to be Martha Stewart but instead use the coveted later evening hours after waking up to make breakfast or lunches, fighting traffic and...

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