A Mother’s New Year Resolution… Treat YourSELF!

Normally when the beginning of the year rolls around, I am prepared with my resolutions, goals and a plan for execution, ready as the clock strikes midnight on January 1st.  If my plan were to start my year with a new diet, then I would have my fridge stocked and ready to go… if it…

Low Carb & Keto-Friendly Pizza: Halloween Theme

One of my biggest cravings during this whole “Keto” journey has been pizza. I have literally had dreams of eating pizza and then waking up freaking out that I knocked myself out of ketosis. Ugh! This desire drove me to search for a way to make a pizza that I can have while on Keto.…

Keto Pumpkin Spice Fat Bombs – A Luv Ashland Recipe

I am not sure about you, but for me, when the fall season finally arrives, one of my top priorities is decking out the house in everything fall and adding “pumpkin” to everything! I am definitely that annoying person who starts decorating way too early for everything and is way too “extra” when it comes…

DIY Halloween Baby Footprint Craft

October is tomorrow and we are excited to have Donovan’s first Halloween this year.   I wanted to commemorate his first Halloween with a craft that we ended up gifting to my Mom. This craft was so easy and cheap to do and ended up being something my Mom adored and hung up immediately in her…

Our Day at Kualoa Ranch – Ziplining in O’ahu

I have wanted to write about Kualoa Ranch for a very long time now; second to my wedding this was the best experience I had during our time in Hawaii. What drew me to Kualoa Ranch originally was my desire to finally fulfill one of my bucket list items: Ziplining. Kualoa Ranch is a private…

Our La Quinta Weekend Getaway at Casa Del Oso – Marble Saturdays

Hidden away in La Quinta, California is a little piece of paradise waiting for you. Seriously… okay, lets be real. My birthday this year was truly something for the books. My family wanted to treat me to a weekend getaway for my 30thand wanted me to choose the destination. When I started to think it…

Finding the Auntie Mame in You

Now, when I say Auntie Mame, I don’t mean the classic 1958 version starring Rosalind Russell. I mean the IMDb 3-star-rated, 1974 Lucille Ball version; the version that flopped in the theatre and made Lucille Ball consider ending her motion picture career, version. Contrary to the popular vote, I ADORE this version.  Mind you, the…