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DockATot – Our Saving Grace

Every parent needs a DockATot - no question. As new parents with a newborn we were nervous every night while Remi slept. Bob constantly checked her breathing. Thus, she slept with us but she was too tiny to sleep in the bed for fear of rolling on her.  Our saving grace was the DockATot. Remi would sleep peacefully (unlike us) in her DockATot in-between us....

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Pumpkin Pie Butter

Pumpkin Pie Butter    Prep time: 1 hour 5 min  Total time: 1 hour 5 min  Serves: 2 ½ cups      INGREDIENTS 2 ½ cups fresh roasted pumpkin  1 ½ cups walnuts, toasted  ½ teaspoon cinnamon  ¼ teaspoon ginger  ¼ teaspoon nutmeg  ¼ teaspoon ground cloves  sprinkle of salt  1 teaspoon maple syrup  DIRECTIONS Place all ingredients in the order listed in a high-powered blender or food processor. Blend until smooth and well combined, about 1-3 minutes.    ** Notes:  To roast pumpkin,...

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Tried and True – My Newborn Must-Haves

Calling motherhood exhausting is an understatement. From learning all your newborn’s needs to learning how to provide them those needs is endless (and probably never ending). My saving grace is sleep and innovative baby products. When selecting the best products for my baby, I use Lincoln’s advice. Give him 6 hours to cut a tree and he will take 5 hours to sharpen his axe....

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Meet Remington Rain!

I am so excited to introduce you to the love of my life, Remington Rain! We waited so long for this tiny miracle and are so happy to introduce her to you. She brings us the greatest joy. You can follow our 3-part adoption journey to bringing this sweet angel home starting here: https://youtu.be/jifPuKMM_E4   [embed]https://youtu.be/yYGk2Q_CSS4[/embed]...

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Back to Fall: 10-Minute Butt Lift Workout

Hey all! Happy Fall! Since we're heading back into the time of year where many people are sitting for long hours behind their desks or in class I thought it'd be the perfect time to bring back my Butt Lift workout for all of you! Reshape in record time with this 10 Minute Butt Lift workout inspired from my top fitness DVD 10 Minute Solution: Butt Lift. Get...

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My Nursery Must-Haves

I'm excited to share Remi's nursery with you and some of my newborn must-haves for our sweet baby girl! It was important to me to incorporate products that not only functioned well and made parenting easier, but also were clean of toxins for our new baby's room. With so many products on the market it can be hard to chose. These are the items we...

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High Performance Smart-Yarn Optimize Your Workout

    [caption id="attachment_22843" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Meeting Ardy and Alex, owners of Vimmia![/caption] I recently had the pleasure to meet the owners of Vimmia Active, Alex and Ardy, who gave me a behind the scenes glimpse at their design studio in Los Angeles!   They gave me a sneak peek at a new luxury design they have been working on for years and now I am giving you a sneak...

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