Thanksgiving is finally here! I get very excited for this holiday because who wouldn’t? There is turkey waiting to get in my belly, there is good food to accompany it and most of all, there is family and friends to gather and share it with. Thanksgiving is a day when many of us get excited… Read More Happy Thanksgiving, the Three of the Many Things that Feel My Heart with Gratitude.
This time of the year is a time where most people catch the spirit of giving. With thanksgiving around the corner I am reminded of the less fortunate, the ones who would kill to have our mediocre life we think we are living today. The holidays are a hard time to many especially to those… Read More Just How Far Can Your Christmas Gift To Charity Travel and How Much Can It Really Mean?
I am a very firm believer in how a homemade dinner can bring a family together especially at the end of a busy day. I would love to be like those women who are able to provide a Julia Child’s type of dinner every weeknight, but the reality is that after a full day at work, followed by… Read More 30 Minutes Recipes: Fettuccine Bolognese
As the holidays get closer, family takes the forefront of everyone’s mind. The lucky ones among us are counting the days to see every family member they know of while some others can be very reluctant as the holidays forces them to be together with their families. I grew up in a country that unfortunately… Read More Family and All It Entails During This Holiday Season.
So here I am again, this time talking about another part of my own life that is a little different from what I have been talking about lately. Today am talking about styling a breastfeeding mom, yeah the little humans’ feeding machine. What can I say your girl is a woman of very many hats, or in this… Read More A Breastfeeding Mom’s style Hacks For The Cold Weather.
Among some of the new cultures that I had to navigate and somewhat assimilate to upon my moving to the US was the one day that Americans go all out on a visit to Scaryland. As it was explained to me, Halloween also known as Hallowe’en; Allhallowe’en; All Hallows’ Eve; All Saints’ Eve, is a… Read More Boo, A Halloween Culture Shock.
There is nothing more relaxing than a warm cozy meal at the end of a busy, rainy, and chilly day. I can honestly say that I never understood how busy my days could get until I had child. As my daughter reaches her milestones so quickly it seems, each day is starting to look like… Read More The Secret to Weeknights Warm Family Dinners for Busy Bees.
“Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty… I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well.” Theodore Roosevelt. If you missed last blog it was… Read More Why I (sometimes)Thank The Naysayers I meet On My Journey
As an immigrant at a young age, staying focused to my goals was another challenge that I had to overcome. I was still trying to find myself, and it was too easy for my young mind to become derailed. Life in the new world comes with a lot of new exciting things and choices that… Read More 5 Steps To Achieving Your Life Goals.
Before I had a child I always had these dreams popping in and out of my mind about what I want to do with my child, what books I want to read to her, how many mommy and me dates we will go on and all kinds of fun games we will be playing…I had… Read More Mindfully Mommying