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Easy Slow Cooker Italian Chicken

Easy Slow Cooker Italian Chicken

I am obsessed with my slow cooker these days! I just love how you can throw your ingredients in and forget about it until it’s time for dinner. My chicken recipes also come out moist and tender every single time. You really can’t mess this […]

How a Little Goes a Long Way (An Important Lesson I Learned from My Toddler)

How a Little Goes a Long Way (An Important Lesson I Learned from My Toddler)

I remember the days before my first daughter was born when I’d be out at a restaurant and see a family at a table with their kids glued to a phone or tablet and I found myself judging them. How can that be good for […]

LA Beaches – Alamitos Beach Review

LA Beaches – Alamitos Beach Review

Since moving to LA, I have been on the lookout for a nice beach that is family-friendly, clean and where you don’t have to spend an hour looking for parking. We’ve tried a couple but I just haven’t found that perfect beach spot yet. Last […]

Our First Trip to the OC Fair

Our First Trip to the OC Fair

It’s around 2:00pm on a Sunday afternoon and I’m trying to think of something fun our family could do before the weekend ends. Our little monkey has taken a long nap so she is rested and ready to go. The question is – where could […]

Creamy Pesto Chicken & Spinach Orzo Dinner

Creamy Pesto Chicken & Spinach Orzo Dinner

This is one of my all-time favorite dinners and I’m really excited to share it with you! Orzo has become one of my new favorite ingredients to cook with. For those of you that may not be familiar with it yet, it’s in the pasta […]

C-Section or VBAC? That Is the Question

C-Section or VBAC? That Is the Question

“Your baby is breech .” Those are the words I heard during my thirty-two week ultrasound appointment with my first baby. Now, I was pretty familiar with what this meant because I was also a breech baby and knew that my mom had me delivered […]

Living with Anxiety – then Becoming a Mom

Living with Anxiety – then Becoming a Mom

Last night, while I was trying to fall asleep, I began to cry uncontrollably. I am currently beginning my search for a preschool for my daughter and these are some of the thoughts that began to consume my brain as I laid in bed – […]