Mind Your Own Lady Business: Be More Mindful about the Baby Talk

My husband and I got married in January 2016. It was a wonderful day and easily the most beautiful day of my life so far. When we got married, we’d been dating for 8 years, living together for 4, so we knew we wanted to have children sooner rather than later. After our honeymoon, we … More Mind Your Own Lady Business: Be More Mindful about the Baby Talk

An Entreprenuer’s 1st Trimester = Intense Roller Coaster of Emotions

The nurses, midwives and my friends with kids all said that the 1st trimester of pregnancy is the toughest… and they were not kidding. Those 1st 13ish weeks are such a roller coaster. Between the secrecy and the fear to the exhaustion and the nausea… I’m beyond grateful I had a support system to lean … More An Entreprenuer’s 1st Trimester = Intense Roller Coaster of Emotions

Importance of Doing Something with all those Photos on your Smart Phone

Recently, I my wedding photographer, Robyn, posted this graphics from a recent poll curated by the Professional Photographers of America. After seeing this my heart sank a little.  Maybe it’s because I just love photos, but seriously… what’s the point of taking all these pictures on our smart phones if you’re not going to do anything … More Importance of Doing Something with all those Photos on your Smart Phone

Wool Dryer Balls: The Key to Delicious Lavender Laundry

There is nothing better than burying your face in a soft, dry, fluffy, towel that smells lightly of lavender. How do you achieve this? Norwex Wool dryer balls and a few drops of YL Lavender Essential Oil! I bought the Norwex wool dryer balls a while back and I love them. I drop 2 drops of … More Wool Dryer Balls: The Key to Delicious Lavender Laundry

Raindrop Treatment: Combining Essential Oils and Meditation

Our awesome-sauce cousin, Aimee (owner and practitioner at Balance Healing Center in northwest Chicago) first introduced me to the Raindrop Treatment which combines essential oils and peaceful meditation to detox the body and mind. I had it done a while ago and I should probably go more often! Scratch that… I KNOW I should go and … More Raindrop Treatment: Combining Essential Oils and Meditation