The Art of Painting the Horses

Artworks over the years have sported multifarious motifs including mythological characters, landscapes, flora, and fauna imagery. The same motifs have been reinterpreted disparately by several artistic masterminds, breathing new life into mundane objects and beings. One such recurring imagery is that of horses that are beautifully fabricated on canvas applauding their dainty … Read more

Positive thinking

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I’m a pessimist, make no mistake about that. I’m sarcastic and snarky and I’m not really a “glass half full” kind of person. I tend to go straight to worse case scenario and I’m always sure things aren’t going to go my way. This way of thinking does not help someone with … Read more

Easy, kid-friendly game day preparations

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This post is sponsored by Frank’s Red Hot but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Football fans rejoice- it’s almost Super Bowl Sunday! If you’re like me then that means Super Bowl FOOD, right? The big game is the perfect excuse to eat and hang out with friends.  Hanging … Read more

Cozy, affordable cold weather fashion

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This post is sponsored by ClimateRight but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. January can be down right frigid here in the Pacific Northwest.  I’ve lived in Washington state most of my adult life so I’ve gotten used to the snowy winter months. As a busy mom of four … Read more

Save big with Amazon Subscribe and Save | 35+ items to save on

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This post is sponsored by Kleenex, Scott, Cottonelle and Viva but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Do you look forward to going to the store during the busy back to school shopping season with a bunch of rambunctious kids in tow? Me neither. And I won’t have to … Read more

Where I’ve been // Life lately

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Hey friends…it’s been a few weeks since I last posted. Part of my absence has been intentional because I felt like I needed a little break from everything and some time to just be for a while. The other part of it is just that life has gotten pretty darn crazy lately, … Read more

Kleenex Wet Wipes for Momlife made easy

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Mom life can be stressful, I think we can all agree. But there are some genius products out there that are designed to make our lives as moms a little easier, and I swear these little Kleenex Wet Wipes were sent straight from heaven to my diaper bag and purse. Why am … Read more

Budget-friendly healthy and organic food shopping

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I mentioned earlier that the main theme of my 2018 goals center around self care and taking care of me first for a change. Diet and exercise have been on the back burner for me for years. It’s time to make some changes and get healthy, and food has a lot to … Read more