5 Summertime Activities for Toddlers (Social Distancing Friendly)

Keeping a toddler entertained is no easy task. My son has a interest (maybe closer to an obsession) with Mickey Mouse. Since quarantine started, his screen time has gotten out of hand. He will watch Mickey Mouse Clubhouse all day long if I let him. I don’t think there’s anything wrong with a little TV,…

Anxiety and How I Manage it

All of my life, I never had anxiety. I could go anywhere, do anything and would never feel the slightest worry. Then I had my son. I remember the first time I felt any type of anxiety. It hit me all at once. It was in the hospital a few hours after I had my…

How to Pack a Toddler Diaper Bag

When it comes to being prepared, I take pride in knowing that I usually am. At least with my child’s needs. Prepared for myself is a totally different story that we won’t get into. My son’s diaper bag has been packed and ready since before he was born. 19 months later, some of the items…

Red Velvet Cupcakes

Ah, red velvet. A moist, fluffy, love like no other. The first red velvet cake I ever made was for my best friend’s birthday because it’s her favorite type of cake. I decorated the cake to look like her cat (yes, her cat), and it was so delicious that I just had to tweak the…

Cream Cheese Frosting

This is it. This is the best stuff on Earth. You might have saw in my Red Velvet Cupcake recipe where I mentioned that I had made this frosting multiple times just to eat it.. by myself.. the whole thing. It is perfectly pipeable and most importantly delicious. It’s best friend is red velvet cake…

Surviving the Newborn Stage

0-3 months. This is the age range I’m talking about when I say: Newborn. What is the hardest thing you have been dealt since having your precious bundle? I’m sure at the top of the list is sleep deprivation. Dealing with day-to-day baby duty is manageable but trying to do so on little-to-no sleep.. Almost…