Life · Motherhood

I never had to drink coffee until I became a mom

I have always enjoyed drinking coffee.  Back in the days when banks served coffee, any time my sister and I would go to the bank with our parents, we would make our own cups of coffee with 10% coffee, 50% milk, and 40% sugar.  We felt so grown up sipping our “coffee.” When coffee houses like Starbucks started… Continue reading I never had to drink coffee until I became a mom

Beauty · Life

5 Surprisingly good (and cheap) bath and beauty buys from Trader Joe’s

Trader Joe’s is known for its bounty of ready-made meals, delicious sweet treats, and wide selection of affordable wines.  With so many tempting foods to peruse, most people overlook the little section of bath and beauty products tucked away in the back of the store.  I have been a loyal Trader Joe’s shopper for over 15 years and… Continue reading 5 Surprisingly good (and cheap) bath and beauty buys from Trader Joe’s