Kayaking the Caney Fork River: A Travel Review

  The Caney Fork River in Tennessee is a beautiful place for an all day (FREE) adventure. Did I mention it was free?? I am by no means an experienced kayaker, but if you know the basics, it will be an easy trip. I mean it! I kayaked with my one year old! The trip itself is […]

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Where the Wild Things Are First Birthday

Ever since my first son was born, I dreamed of doing some sort of “Where the Wild Things Are” themed birthday party. (I secretly love themed birthdays- even if they are a little stressful.) I didn’t get that chance with him, but I finally got to do it for our third born. It was a lot […]

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Homemade Flour Tortillas

Here is a simple, Step- by- step recipe for flour tortillas that is just in time for #TacoTuesday! Ingredients You Will Need: 3 Cups All- Purpose flour 1 tsp Baking Powder 1 tsp Salt 1/3 Cup Vegetable oil 1 Cup Water, Luke Warm Step 1:  In a bowl, incorporate all ingredients together. Step 2: Knead dough […]

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 My (Budget-Friendly) Summer Favorites 

With summer in full bloom, the struggle to find a decent swim suit and affordable price is real. It’s especially real if you are on the curvy side. For me, it can be traumatizing as well as exhausting, but thank goodness for Amazon and choices! I put together my staple pieces for those days of lounging by the pool, the […]

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Finding my “ME” Time and 24 Ideas for Self Care

As a mom of 3, I find making time for myself difficult. I also have that guilty feeling that the time that I am spending on myself, should be spent with my kids. Now, I’m a SAHM and I spend ALL day with my kids. Especially right now that my oldest is on summer break. […]

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Skewered Filipino BBQ (Monkey Meat)

Summer is here and that means it is time to dust off that grill and start cooking! This is one of my husband’s favorite times to grill out and what a better way to kick it off than by making one of our favorite recipes! We were introduced to this recipe by a family friend […]

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Laid Back Look: Rockin’ Momma

I have always been a sucker for the Rockabilly lifestyle. I say lifestyle because it is composed of many things: art, music, style, and American tradition. Rockabilly dates back to the 1950s as a style of rock and roll that was inspired by country, rhythm and blues, and blue grass in the south. As far as […]

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