If you yourself don’t sell something, you know someone who does. I am not here to bash Network Marketing, because I myself am an Independent Consultant with Arbonne International. I love this company and use their products daily. There are many good Direct Marketing companies that have beneficial products and good compensation plans, but there…… Continue reading Unfriended: How to Avoid Facebook Marketing Blunders //
I wanted to share a few things I am loving at the moment. Let me start with a little thing that helps me get things done… COFFEE. I love coffee!!! (Especially as a mom who has interrupted sleep during the night!) Here are my current faves: 1. Thirty-thirty coffee. Thirty-thirty Coffee Co. is located in Peoria,…… Continue reading Current Faves
I always knew I wanted to have children someday, but I was never in a hurry to get married and start a family. I went to a Christian university where a lot of the girls wanted to get their “ring by Spring,” meaning they wanted to be engaged before graduation. I was not one of…… Continue reading On Becoming MOM // 5 observations
Hi! New mom here 👋 I gave birth to my son on February 1st of this year, almost 4 months ago! I tried to stay active throughout my pregnancy because I knew it would help with labor and delivery and also because I didn’t want to gain an excessive amount of weight. I didn’t eat the…… Continue reading My Fitness Journey
Dictonary.com defines ‘joy’ as follows: the emotion of great delight or happiness caused by something exceptionally good or satisfying; keen pleasure; elation: She felt the joy of seeing her son’s success. What brings you joy, or ‘great delight?’ For me, it can be a few quiet moments with a cup of hot coffee while my son is content on his playmat or napping, hearing my little boy’s laughter, all the laundry folded and put away, a sink empty…… Continue reading Joy
Hey all! I thought I would do a post featuring some of my favorite products that I use pretty much on a daily basis. There are many other products that I love, but these are what I am currently using. Arbonne’s RE9 Anti-aging skincare line I’ve struggled to find the right skincare products for most…… Continue reading Current faves // Bath & Body products I use daily
My mom lost her battle with breast cancer 3 years ago, just 6 days before my 26th birthday. It feels like an eternity since the last time I saw her. I remember the days after she passed away I wanted time to stop, because I didn’t want more days to come between the last time I…… Continue reading Thoughts about losing my mother.