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My #1 Piece of Advice For New Moms

My #1 Piece of Advice For New Moms

After nine long months of excited anticipation, the big moment has finally arrived for you to meet your little bundle of joy.  Fortunately, you could not be more prepared.  You have read every book from the New York Times Bestsellers List on pregnancy and parenting.  […]

What’s in My Kitchen… The Top Kitchen Items I Cannot Live Without

What’s in My Kitchen… The Top Kitchen Items I Cannot Live Without

I have a confession to make.  By the ripe old age of thirty years old, I must admit, the kitchen was still a relatively foreign place to me.  I had been a homeowner for nearly eight years, but the kitchen just wasn’t my thing.  Cooking, specifically.  […]

What’s Going on at This Happy House: Spring Is In The Air!

What’s Going on at This Happy House: Spring Is In The Air!

Happy Monday everyone, welcome back to This Happy House!  I hope everyone had a wonderful Mother’s Day weekend with all of your families and loved ones!   My boys spoiled me and took me on a brunch cruise around the lake.  Well technically not quite […]

How to Put a Toddler to Bed in Under 67 Minutes

How to Put a Toddler to Bed in Under 67 Minutes

  Mom life with a toddler; a daily roller coaster of emotions that culminates with the elusive ‘bedtime routine.’  Friends, you know what I’m talking about.  It’s been a long day of love, laughter, chasing kids around, maybe a couple of tears, and momma, you […]

Spring Cleaning Series:  Home Exterior Edition

Spring Cleaning Series: Home Exterior Edition

Hi friends!  Welcome back to the Spring Cleaning Series!  Now that the inside of your house is sparkly clean and organized, it’s time to head outside and tackle the exterior.  For this one, you may need back up; particularly from someone with some muscle who […]

My Spring Refresh:  All About My No Frills 7 Day Clean Eating Adventure

My Spring Refresh: All About My No Frills 7 Day Clean Eating Adventure

As some of you may have been following, I recently completed Jessica from Inphyusion’s  No Frills 7 Day Clean Eating Adventure.  And let me tell you, this opportunity could not possibly have come at a better time!       Admittedly, I have been feeling a bit […]

What’s Going on at This Happy House: Post Race Recap

What’s Going on at This Happy House: Post Race Recap

Happy Monday everyone and welcome back to This Happy House!  I hope you all had a great weekend; I know I definitely did!  This Happy House headed to Pittsburgh for the weekend so I could run the Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Half Marathon.  It is […]

Liebster Award Nomination

Liebster Award Nomination

  Hi friends, welcome back!  I have some super exciting news to share with all of you; I have been nominated for the Liebster Award!   For those of you who may not be familiar, the Liebster Award recognizes new bloggers across the web.  It […]

Spring Cleaning Series: Bathroom Edition

Spring Cleaning Series: Bathroom Edition

Hi friends, welcome back to the Spring Cleaning Series!  This week we are heading into my absolute least favorite room in the house to clean; the bathroom.  If you are like me, living in a house of boys, you may share my feelings on this […]

Disconnect to Reconnect: How to Reprioritize Your Life in a Technology Driven World

Disconnect to Reconnect: How to Reprioritize Your Life in a Technology Driven World

Ironically, as I sit here preparing to write this article, my internet is down.  My initial thought was panic.  How will I get any work done without the internet???  Then frustration.  Ugh, now I need to get on the phone with the internet company for […]