Anxiety

The perfect tattoos for those with anxiety

The perfect tattoos for those with anxiety

“Be here now” Check out these metallic temporary tattoos!  😉 “You are not your mind” Not a picture of an actual tattoo but thought it’d be a nice quote piece!  💡 The Serotonin molecule Serotonin plays a huge role in mood, anxiety and happiness… I’m really considering getting this done!  😎  Infinity symbol temporary tattoos  😛 “Mind over matter” […]

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Anxiety

Positive self-talk for the anxious

Positive self-talk for the anxious

When feeling anxious, it is extremely easy for your mind to take over your whole body. Just like when you’re sad and it causes you to cry… or angry and causes you to scream. Anxiety seems to take over your mind and your “ability” to breathe. While overcoming my anxiety obstacle, I’ve learned that talking myself […]

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Assorted

10 things you probably didn’t know about me

10 things you probably didn't know about me

I don’t like surprises Saying that I don’t like them is putting it mildly… I despise them. It makes me so anxious. Plus, I just don’t like people staring at me… or watching my facial expressions. Meh.  😕 I’m extremely hairy I don’t know if this is a genetic thing or my fault. I hate hair, […]

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Assorted

What’s in my personal emergency car kit? Plus free giveaway!

A personal emergency is not that same as an actual emergency… I suggest already having… Jumper cables Fix-a-flat Spare Tire Jack Triangle reflectors Flares (these are reusable!) Air Compressor (this one plugs into your vehicle) Water Snacks Flashlight (with batteries) (I recommend this one!) Small tool box (with tools, obviously  😛 ) / multipurpose tool/ utility knife […]

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Motherhood

To the mother who couldn’t breastfeed

When I first found out I was pregnant… I had every intention on breastfeeding. It’s cheaper… (free) Better for baby… Do I need to go on? Although my heart wasn’t set on it… (there’s a difference) I was still upset when it didn’t work out. It’s not that he wouldn’t latch on… or anything like […]

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Motherhood

THE SUPERSEAT VS THE BUMBO

I received both the Summer Infant Superseat and the Bumbo for my baby shower. (extremely grateful) I put the Bumbo (blue of course but there is a slew of colors) on my registry because I never heard of the Superseat. (mine is blue/green…. this is the pink/purple one) My son was born 9 pounds 5 […]

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Assorted

Why I deleted my facebook

I have deleted my personal facebook account on multiple occasions…. and have always gone right back. Why may you ask? Well, those reasons aren’t important. What’s important is why this time? And why is it for good? When my son was first born back in September, I felt like all I was doing was updating […]

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Motherhood

What to pack for your scheduled C-section on a budget

Okay, so I had my scheduled c-section on September 14th. (click here if you want to read about it) I searched on Pinterest what to pack and pretty much everywhere I looked I got these items… For the mommy: Pillow/blankets Insurance cards Nursing bras Nursing pads Nursing covers Comfy clothes Pads Socks/Slippers Nipple Cream Breast […]

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Money

How I dramatically decreased my electric bill

Yes, that is a clipping from my electric bill! This is in the summer… to boot! The summer time has always been a struggle for us because of the pool… A/Cs… ect. The first thing we did was replace all our light bulbs with LEDs… that was in April. (we bought these, a little pricey… […]

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Money

How downsizing can save you money

I have a typical 3 bedroom 2 bath house.. nothing fancy. A living room, kitchen, formal living room and a laundry room. Again, nothing fancy.  Although it’s nice, but do I really need 2 bathrooms? It’s just 2 bathrooms I have to decorate… 2 towel racks. 2 toilet paper holders. 2 sets of hand soap […]

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