Holiday Cookies with Dad & New Movie Daddy’s Home 2

Last weekend I attended an LA Mamacitas event promoting the upcoming movie “Daddy’s Home 2” with my little family. It was a fun day out with my husband, Tommy, and our soon-to-be eight month old little boy, Ben. It was a nice change being at an a event where the dads were the VIP guestsContinue reading “Holiday Cookies with Dad & New Movie Daddy’s Home 2”

Sprouts Haul 

Today I am quickly sharing the items I picked up at Sprouts this week! I love shopping at Sprouts, because they have so many unique and healthy items that are sometimes hard to find in regular grocery stores. I also always love the produce quality they have.  Typically I shop there for items and produceContinue reading “Sprouts Haul “

How I Learned to Manage my Time as a New Mom

I get asked pretty often how I manage my time with a baby. I am a new mom, and I don’t have it all down, but I have worked really hard since having my little boy to manage my days and make the most of my time with my husband, Tommy, and my son, Ben.Continue reading “How I Learned to Manage my Time as a New Mom”

10 Of My Favorite Plant Based Items at Costco 

These are 10 of my favorite plant based vegan items to buy at Costco. I’ve noticed Costco has a wide variety of organic items at great prices which is awesome. Also, a lot of items like some of these are not labeled vegan, but if you read the labels you can see that they are. Continue reading “10 Of My Favorite Plant Based Items at Costco “

Minnie Mouse Luau

I love all things Disney! Recently I was able to attend a fun family luau in Los Angeles put on by LA Mamacitas to celebrate the release of the DVD Minnie’s Happy Helpers. It was a perfect sunny day filled with pink flamingos, golden pineapples, flower crowns, tropical snacks and happy kids. Thank you soContinue reading “Minnie Mouse Luau”

My Favorite Items on Our Summer Walks

Summer is coming and one of my favorite things to do with my almost three-month-old baby boy is to go on daily walks around our neighborhood. As a new mom, I tend to want to overprepare whenever I take my son out, but since we walk almost every day I have my essential items down!Continue reading “My Favorite Items on Our Summer Walks”

Easy Coconut Vanilla Iced Coffee 

I love coffee! I am my father’s daughter for sure, because anyone who knows my dad knows that he can drink coffee all day long. My Easy Coconut Vanilla Iced Coffee is a great way to make your own iced coffee at home. It’s so customizable. You can add as much creamer as you’d like,Continue reading “Easy Coconut Vanilla Iced Coffee “

Blistered Brussels and Cauliflower, 100 Years of West Coast Flavors and More!

Living in Southern California means there is always good Mexican food around. One fact about me is that I love all my food saucy! The more sauce, salsa and dips the better. In this post I am sharing three tasty and saucy recipes I recreated from the makers of LA VICTORIA® Brand. Their salsas takeContinue reading “Blistered Brussels and Cauliflower, 100 Years of West Coast Flavors and More!”

DIY Monthly Baby Update Chalkboard and Photos

I am a new mama! My husband, Tom, and I survived the first month of parenthood, and we could not be more in love with our son, Ben! I decided I wanted to do something special to track each month of his first year. There are so many creative ideas out there, and since IContinue reading “DIY Monthly Baby Update Chalkboard and Photos”

Santa Barbara, California Day Trip

 In late November I took a little Mother/Daughter getaway trip with my mom, sisters and baby niece. We had such a relaxing trip to Santa Barbara and Solvang, California. We were in Santa Barbara for the day and then made our way to Solvang about 45 minutes away where we stayed. I’ll be sharing SolvangContinue reading “Santa Barbara, California Day Trip”