2014/03/04
Elsa, Frozen, costume, how to make an Elsa costume

How to Easily Make An Elsa Costume

How to make an Elsa Costume? My girls loved Frozen and there are no Elsa costumes to be found….anywhere. We are in desperate need of an […]
2014/02/04
body love, love your body, body image, women, mary Lambert

Love Your Body the Way Your Mother Loved Your Baby Feet

Love your body is the message that we must teach our daughters. Love your body like your mother loved your baby feet. I had something else planned […]
2014/01/27
icrescendo fasting work best for women, intermittent fasting, crescendo fasting, fasting for women, weight loss secrets, eating disorders, anorexia

When We’re Dead, We’ll All be Skinny

As the mother of two little girls living in a world that judges a woman’s value on her beauty and how skinny she is, I have […]
2013/12/30
Overweight, weight loss, health, New Year's Resolutions

The Moment You Know You are Too Fat

What’s the moment when you know that you are too fat? The photo above is not actually me but it could definitely be my before and […]
2013/11/18
GoldieBlox, More than just a princess

Isn’t Your Daughter More than Just a Princess?

When I was a little girl, I was raised that little girls did “girl things” like play with baby dolls and Barbie dolls. Boys played with […]
2013/11/01
American Girl, American Girl Dolls, Molly, Emily, The Best Friend Collection

American Girl Molly and Emily: The Best Friend’s Collection Every Little Girl’s Holiday Wish

I am doing my first ever Holiday Gift Guide and I couldn’t be more excited about the pieces that I am including this year on my […]
2013/10/10
American Girl, Bitty Baby, Holiday Must Have, American Girl Doll

The New Bitty Baby will Blow Your Littlest American Girl Away

This summer while I was at BlogHer, I had the pleasure of attending an event at the American Girl store in downtown Chicago and I saw […]
2013/09/19
french beauty pageants, ban, toddlers and tiaras, misogyny, sexism, sexualization of children

Viva La France The French Government Bans Beauty Pageants

French Government bans beauty pageants. Looks like I might be moving to France! Don’t fret. I’m raising girls and trying to raise them to value themselves […]
2013/07/15
Why Every Adult Woman Should have a Best Friend, best friend, friends, girlfriends, niki, best friends, mom life

The One Thing Every Woman Should Have

There are some things that just cannot be argued, like the beauty of a sunset, the love for your child and the importance of a best […]