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layered dessert - kay haupt

layered dessert - kay haupt

Hello, friends!   Who else out there has a lactose intolerance issue? I've never been diagnosed, but whenever I drink milk or eat ice cream... well, I won't go into the details. Even though this is something that I live with everyday, and often cheat upon, I just cannot resist ice cream! You know, the hand scooped kind from the little shop down the street. Sooooo good! I cave and instantly regret it.   I am here with a solution! This yummy layered dessert was my mom's go to when I was growing up. It satisfied my cravings for ice...

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how to: free breast pump

how to: free breast pump

Dealing with insurance companies is definitely on my list of "least favorite things". I'm so happy to share a company I came across that takes all the hassle out of getting your free breast pump. With Fin, it took multiple phone calls, jumping from site to site, and hours of research to get my pump. New moms are already bombarded with so many overwhelming tasks, so I'm thrilled to share Bump Benefits with you all today! Bump Benefits makes the process of getting your free pump so SO simple! Here's a snippet from their site about what they offer: "At Bump,...

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hospital bag checklist

hospital bag checklist

My list of everything you need for the hospital! I've included links for my favorite products. I've had the opportunity to work with a lot of incredible baby and mama shops over the years of running a baby clothing line. These are my favorite items that made the cut to my hospital bag! Bonus is that most of these companies are mama owned shops and you know how passionate I am about supporting these woman and all small shops in the US! Mama Items: 1. bag Birdling bags makes the nicest bags. I'm all about pockets and organization so I...

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pregnancy favorites

pregnancy favorites

I've hit 37 weeks this week, can't believe how quick this pregnancy has flown!! Thought I'd share a few of my favorites that I've discovered throughout this pregnancy! 1. Maternity Clothing - My everyday go to is my black Storq bodycon dress. This is the comfiest dress I have ever owned!! Best part is, it works for after pregnancy too! Worth every penny! I also have their ribbed tank dress and their leggings. Seriously guys, their clothing is so SO soft! It may seem a little pricey, but the quality exceeded my expectations and I'll be using them far past pregnancy....

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Kid's Craft - DIY Cactus Rocks

Kid's Craft - DIY Cactus Rocks

Hello! Happy May to you! Do any of you out there consider yourselves a black thumb, yet you still love succulents? Hey, that’s okay! I have a really simple craft for you try that’s not only adorable, but is completely chore free. There’s no watering involved or sunlight necessary. All you need is some paint and a few rocks. We’re going to make rock cactuses! SUPPLIES //   Rocks of varying sizes Mini Clay Pot (I bought mine at Joann’s!) Acrylic Paint (green and white) Paintbrush Hot Glue Gun (optional) Sand or small pebbles   INSTRUCTIONS //   First thing’s...

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homemade laundry detergent

homemade laundry detergent

 Homemade Laundry Detergent Ingredients:  1 cup washing soda (ordered in bulk HERE) 1 cup borax (ordered in bulk HERE) 1 bar of pure castile soap, I love Dr. Bronner’s in rose and lavender (ordered in bulk HERE)  20 drops of essential oils (I used Mother E Essential oils) The process is easy peasy! Chop up your bar of soap into quarter size pieces and put into your food processor, following with the borax and washing soda. Use pulse mode until you get a fine powder and the soap is broken up into a fine powder (you'll have some small chunks of soap). Add your essential...

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