jessie’s weekly favorites-headbands, hikes, coconut oil & cocktails

jessie’s weekly favorites-headbands, hikes, coconut oil & cocktails

When it comes to the weekdays, it gets hectic. With my girls getting bigger, their needs have evolved. Although I aim to get them in bed by around nine, the other night I saw ten o’clock come and go as I helped my ten year old with math homework from mars. Apparently I am not … Read More

let’s talk about sex [after] baby!

let’s talk about sex [after] baby!

“Sometimes when we allow ourselves to be a different version of us, as long as we take pride, we can evolve into something even better than before.” -Jessie There are many dynamics to a relationship remaining a successful one. Respect and honesty are big ones. Having similar senses of humor is always nice. Taking one … Read More

beautify with charcoal

It is said that activated charcoal traps toxins by way of absorption, making it easy to get round them up and rid of them. It is used as a cleansing method, even in emergency situations such as food or alcohol poisoning (but be precautious and do your research before experimenting internally with this stuff). Interestingly, … Read More

jessie’s weekly favorites

  When was the last time you did something just for you? That’s the one question I ask when people join the HAVE YOUR CAKE AND EAT IT TOO Facebook group. This is not for me; it’s for them. We should all ask ourselves this important question periodically to check in and make sure we … Read More

you’ve got this, mama

Having my first daughter at nineteen worked out well, but it was not exactly planned and didn’t leave me too much time to “figure things out” prior to becoming a mom. I was very mature for my age but let’s be real; I was still a baby myself. Whether you are 15 or 35, becoming … Read More

establishing good money habits

“Your health and happiness and that of your family is much more important than spending money you don’t have to boost your social status.” -Jessie Money is an interesting topic for many of us, whether we are well off or super duper broke. Even if we have a lot of it, money can be a … Read More

jessie’s weekly favorites

“Explore. Appreciate. Find Treasures. Taste. Experience. Fall in Love.” -Jessie This week has been a hectic, and I do mean hectic, one. Between juggling schedules, big projects at work, and easing or stumbling rather into the new school and sports season, it’s been a week (see post on eating healthy on crazy hectic nights here). It … Read More

eating for health

“You do not need to be wealthy to eat healthy.” -Jessie One of the current day phenomenons is how much our environment impacts our health. Thinking back to the Stone Age, there wasn’t industrialization, there wasn’t a plethora of processed food, exercise was the norm because there weren’t cars, and the air was pure of … Read More

fiasco dinner night gone right

You’re welcome. Do your thing. You got this. Have your cake and eat it too, everyday and in all that you do! – Jessie To you parents who allow your kids to be in more than one extra-curricular activity during the school year, you’re fabulous and amazing. Also, you’re out of your mind. I mean … Read More

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