DIY, Parenthood, Pinterest

DIY Busy Board

Hey there! So this is not my typical blog post… but my blog is based around living a balanced life and I am a Mama; so here is a post about a DIY busy board I made for our 10.5 month old son after I was inspired on Pinterest! 🙂 Pinterest is a funny thing; it can suck you in…

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Yay for finally being on a roll with one of my goals!

A couple of blog posts ago, in March, I shared with you all that I had a goal this year to read one book per month (outside any books I need to read for my courses). In that blog I also talked about how I wasn’t off to the best start for reaching that goal; but that I had finally…

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Life, Motherhood

This Mama is getting her “Body Back”!

Sounds fun and like the right thing to say, right? But I have to ask myself, what does that even mean? After all, my body is still right here 😉 Do I mean that I had a baby 10 months ago and now I’m going to get the body I had prior to pregnancy back? Well I can’t, I can’t…

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Books, Goals


I’ve always been an avid reader, like I have read many many many books and throughout most of my life I have always actively been able to read through the books I’ve wanted to. Thankfully, my husband also loves to read and has also always been an avid reader. However last year, while planning our weddings and being pregnant, I…

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Life, Yoga

What yoga pose should I focus on next?

This is why I LOVE YOGA!!! During the month of February I did a 30 day yoga challenge; and boy was it a challenge (to read more about that, check out my blog on it!)! But, I stuck with it and as you can see in my before and after picture, all the emotional discomfort (and physical discomfort!) it was…

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Motherhood, Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga

New Chapter!

I am SO excited!!! Today I start my prenatal yoga teacher training, YAY!!!!!! The training is with Shana, at The Bhaktishop; this is also where I completed my initial 200 hr yoga teacher training. I love the women that run that studio; I love how and what they teach; I love that studio 💗 And I am so thankful for…

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30 Day Yoga Challenge, Motherhood, Yoga

Regain Your Power

So in the month of January I did a 30 day yoga challenge and loved it! There were a few poses that pushed me; showing me where I am in the world of yoga poses now that I’ve been pregnant and was unable to keep my practice up; have had our son and am now a stay-at-home, breastfeeding Mama to…

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Girl Power AND a Giveaway

This picture is of a coffee a friend brought me when we were on our way to a girls weekend at the beach (just before I got engaged to my now husband and pregnant with our son; this seems like a lifetime ago); she had written this sweet message on the cup for me and it made me smile 💖…

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30 Day Yoga Challenge, Yoga

What 30 days of yoga did for me

I couldn’t fit all 30 poses in the collage; but here are most of the poses from the 30 day yoga living challenge I did through OmStars and Kino Yoga, in the month of January. Prior to getting pregnant I was a (mostly) private yoga instructor (occasionally I would sub at a studio or something; but I love working with…

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Who doesn’t love winning stuff

—This giveaway is now closed— If you follow me on Instagramand/or Facebook you may have seen that I’ve partnered up with some amazing, fellow bloggers (This Messy Season, Faithfully Beautiful, Mrs. Bishop, and I just want to finish my…) to give away an amazing bundle of goodies! By participating you have the chance to win: A $25 Starbucks gift card A $25 Target…

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