A Luv Ashland Restaurant Review: Acqua California Bistro

Two Saturdays ago we went to Palm Springs with my family for the beginning of our “1000 Marble” Saturdays referenced in this post: One Thousand Marbles: A Little Story That Inspired Us During that “day-cation” we went to the Acqua California Bistro for lunch. Acqua California Bistro is located in Rancho Mirage, which is just…

My Two Valentines: A Gift for My Husband’s first Valentine’s Day as a Dad

Giveaway details below This is my first Valentine’s Day where I actually have two Valentines; my Husband and my 3-month old son, Donovan (lucky me)! Since it is my husband’s first Valentine’s Day as a Dad, I wanted to do something special for him to remind him how blessed I feel to have him as…

10 Things you need to add to your Baby Registry

When I first discovered that I was pregnant, my husband and I were both so overjoyed, filled with excitement and love. The next emotion though, was a rush of anxiety realizing that I now needed to prepare for this new bundle of joy and I only had 9 months! Being a first timer, I had…

One Thousand Marbles: A Little Story That Inspired Us

When I was at Pepperdine University, I read this story called “1000 Marbles.” You might have heard of it before as it has been passed around through email and social media for many years now. I searched for its origin and was not able to find it, but below is the story: One Thousand Marbles…

Whole 30 Chicken and Mediterranean-Style Cauliflower

I can’t speak for anyone else that has completed the Whole30 but I find cauliflower to be a savior when it comes to mixing things up and keeping you motivated to continue throughout the 30 days. Cauliflower itself is a huge benefit to our body; it’s not only rich in vitamins and minerals it also…