• Health,  Pregnancy

    What are HIIT workouts? And why are they beneficial?

    This post is in partner with Faster Way to Fat Loss. If you click through a link on this post and make a purchase, I will receive a small commission at no additional charge to you. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Please read my disclaimer page for more information. In case you didn’t know, I decided to follow a wellness program during my pregnancy. When I started, I was feeling very discouraged about my food intake and couldn’t figure out how to balance with my workouts.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀When I started Faster Way to Fat Loss, my goal was to understand how to balance out my workouts with an easy button…

  • Fashion

    The Perfect Soft, Sustainable, and Chic Loungewear!

    Disclaimer: I was gifted these items by LA Relaxed; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Please read my disclaimer page for more information. While I always strive to wear clothing that is comfortable, when I’m pregnant, I want NOTHING more than to live in comfy clothes. I have been very nauseous this pregnancy and haven’t really been in a place where I need to dress up. Even though I’ve been wearing nothing but sweats while lounging around the house, I still want them to be cute and I think I found the perfect brand to do just that in. When it comes to clothing, I’m very picky because…

  • Gardening,  Home

    Banana Water: the BEST natural fertilizer for your plants!

    From one plant mama to another… I’ve got a couple tips to share with you today! Plant mama tip: move your plant up a pot size when the roots are showing on the top of the soil or coming out of the drain holes on the bottom. Trust me. Your plants will thank you for this! Within a few hours, you’ll be able to visibly see a happier and more spread out plant. Watch a video a did on this here. Another great tip is to set alarms to remember to water your plants! I have these set up as alerts in my phone and have named each of my houseplants…

  • Fashion,  Makeup

    My top 3 tips for keeping your makeup in place!

    Sweatshirt + Shoes from Mosaic Clothing + Leggings from Soullift Florence. As hot and humid as it gets in South Carolina, I have to keep tricks up my sleeve to help my makeup stay in one place. I am also have oily prone skin so I’ve found these tips really do help even when the weather is changing.  I know I am not the only one struggling with this because my DMs are poppin’ with questions about keeping makeup in place! FYI: I’m not a makeup artist. I am a mom of five… learner of things and sharer of what I learn. Here are just a few tips for your…

  • Fitness,  Health,  Home,  Lifestyle

    Stretches you should try to do every morning + night!

    One of the things that I try to do every day for my health is stretch. Stretching is important.  When you take the time to stretch it helps to keep your muscles flexible, strong and working properly. For our joints to keep a range of motion, stretching is needed to maintain flexibility. When we do not do it, our muscles shorten and become tight. This is a problem when you try to use them because they are weak and not able to extend correctly. I am sure that you don’t want discomfort in your workouts or a injury during one, so let me help! You don’t have to have a lot…