• 5 Ways to Make Valentine’s Day Special

    To be honest, Valentine’s Day was never something that I had been big on. I’m not very good with romance nor am I an over the top cheesy love stuff type person. But I will admit that since becoming a mom, I have found myself…

  • Valentine’s Day Craft | Love Bugs

    Valentine’s Day is just a few days away, which for me, means that we are quickly approaching Spring! Once spring hits, we start spending a lot of time outside and in the garden, so I’ve been teaching my daughter a lot about bugs. This has…

  • Cooking With Kin: Homemade Guacamole

    It’s been a little while since I’ve been able to jump on and blog! Work has been crazy busy and on top of that, we have had a few feet of snow, a polar vortex that brought our temps to -50, ice storms, back up…

  • 5 Projects That Are Perfect For The Winter Months

    If you’re anything like me, you’re not a huge fan of winter. I much prefer the days with long hours of sunshine and warmth. But just because it’s winter doesn’t mean that you have to stay under your blanket watching Netflix all day! Check out…

  • Tea Time – Republic of Tea

    I am a self-proclaimed coffeeholic. I literally cannot function without at least one cup first thing in the morning. However, I am also a huge supporter of tea! Not only is tea amazing for your overall health, but it can also give just the right…

  • A Winter Nature Walk

    I have always been an outdoorsy person and the apple didn’t fall far from the tree with my girl. My daughter loves to be outside and doesn’t care what the temperature is! I often catch her trying to slip on her shoes and run out…

  • Nice To Meet You

    Hi there! My name is Nikki. Mom to the sweetest little girl and two crazy pups! You can usually find me running around in the comfiest clothes I can find, with a cup of coffee, planning something fun to do or setting up for another…

  • 5 Simple Kitchen Upgrades

    It’s rare that I show pictures of my kitchen because I really dislike how dark it is! When we bought the house, I knew right away that it would not be staying as is. Black granite, black appliances, dark wall tiles! Ugh! my poor eyes!…

  • 2018 Review

    I can hardly believe that we’re closing out 2018 already! This year just flew by! I’ll keep this short and simple! This year was a good one for me and my family. We sold our first home and moved in to what we hope to…