Surviving Graduate School with Children

A lot of people claim that children prevent adults from accomplishing their goals. This is especially true in regards to women. I am thankful to live in the current era where it is not completely uncommon to see mothers in higher education, but the narrative that children prevent parents from pursing their passions and interests […]

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To or To Not Eat Organic

I remember the first time I ever learned about organic food. I mean, I always heard of organic versus non-organic, but the first time that I ever studied the differences and learned more about the food industry was when I was in high school. My environmental science teacher required us to watch the 2008 documentary […]

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FabFitFun Summer Review

If you’ve been following along, you know that I tried FabFitFun for the first time last season and loved it! After receiving the FabFitFun spring box a few months ago I signed up immediately for the year and just received my summer box a few days ago. Yet again, I am super pleased with the […]

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Finding Joy in Today’s World

I am a huge advocate of self-care. I think it is an important practice that everyone should take up in their lives, especially now during these very uncertain times. Self-care allows us to relax, refocus on what is truly important, and appreciate every day. Self-care is not always fun and can actually be painful. In fact, “good” […]

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FabFitFun: An Honest Review

I first heard of FabFitFun boxes about two or three years ago from one of my friends who implored me to subscribe. I always saw fun posts on Instagram, and all of the featured products looked amazing. So, years later, I decided to give it a try and my first box arrived on my doorstep […]

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Grove Collaborative Haul

I have written about Grove Collaborative before, and still absolutely love the quality of their services and featured products! I wanted to write a brief review about what I received this month. If you have never heard of Grove Collaborative, they are an online-based company that delivers various eco-friendly and safer house and home products. Personally, […]

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Practicing Self-Care During Quarantine

Practicing good self-care is difficult at any time, especially while being quarantined. However, now more than ever self-care is essential. I listed how I am practicing self-care during this time.

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Combating Postpartum Insomnia

Like so many other mothers that I know, sleep during pregnancy was difficult. Between the uncomfortable big belly, hot flashes, and urge to “nest” in the middle of the night, sleeping was not an easy task. I genuinely looked forward to the sleep I’d enjoy once our son was born. I wasn’t naive though: I […]

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Review of Grove Collaborative

I heard of Grove Collaborative for the first time about a week ago. We received a flyer about the company in a package that was delivered to the house, and almost immediately following, ads for Grove Collaborative began popping up on my Instagram feed. I started doing a little research into the company and immediately […]

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