Raise ‘em Up

On Mother’s Day (May 10), Ava and Isla were baptized by their Pappy at East Brady UMC. What a special day and way to dedicate our babies to live a life in faith steps.   Raise em’ up Trophy high Raise em’ up To the sky Raise em’ up Show everybody that new born smile Raise…


Kraft Kick Off Your Summer

(This post is a sponsored post by Lunchbox.) + At 2:00 today, my favorite local radio station officially kicked off summer with a weekend of party music. Right around the same time, I was asked to share Kraft’s “Kick Off Your Summer” free cookbook with you. To be honest, I love anything that makes my life…


When Forgiveness Isn’t Enough

Forgiveness may not always be enough. In the Parable of the Unforgiving Servant (Matthew 18: 21-35), Jesus tells Peter that forgiveness may need up to “seventy times seven” times. As many times as I needed to ask forgiveness or give forgiveness in my life, I didn’t understand the need to forgive multiple times until I felt broken…


LatchPal

Are you following me over on Instagram? Let me tell you, this is the place to be when it comes to my current social media obsession. Thanks to IG, I was lucky enough to connect with Melissa of LatchPal and bring you today’s post!  As you know, I’m a proud breastfeeding Mama of twins. Our favorite…


Minbie: Nuturing Baby’s Instincts

Provided things go well with my healing, I’ll be headed back to work in a few weeks (gulp). This means the girls have been getting used to bottles. We’ve tried three different kinds of bottles in the last 6 weeks, including one sent to me to test out, the Minbie. According to US Family Guide, Minbie is…


Playdate Tips For the Introverted Parent

Last week, I got the chance to take the twins to the mall for a mani/pedi and lunch. As I enjoyed my time out of the house with my friend, we noticed moms at the playground either having an official or unofficial playdate with their non-school aged kids. It got me thinking that being on…


Monika’s Lactation Cookies

It is National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day, in case you haven’t heard. Since I gave been sick, my celebration will be appropriately limited to some chocolate chip lactation cookies, specifically from a Pittsburgh company, Monika’s Lactation Cookies. I found Monika through the Mom Con last fall and couldn’t stop thinking about how awesome her cookies…


They Serve Bagels in Heaven

I received a free review copy of “They Serve Bagels in Heaven” through the Intro NYC Blogger Network for my honest review. All opinions are my own. Irene Weinberg writes the love story of her lifetimes (yes, that “s” is intentional) with husband Saul following his death in a car accident that she survived. The…


If I Move

You are sleeping oh so peacefully Breathing sweet little breaths Drinking in your dreams Growing. If I move you will waken So I won’t. I don’t dare. I let you sleep. I let you reap the benefits of shutting it all off, letting go. I don’t move lest I interrupt this slumber. For if I…


Digital Media Academy: Geared for Girls

+ As a mom who works in technology AND has three girls, I am super excited to share with you an extension on the information about Digital Media Academy last week. They have a program made specifically for girls to help close the gender gap in the technology industry. I feel it, and I hope…