Best Tips For Camping When Pregnant

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I went camping while pregnant for the first time last summer and loved it. However, I did learn a lot about things to do while pregnant and camping and how to be better prepared. In this guide I want to share with you the best tips for camping when pregnant that I recommend from my own personal experience.

C-Section Hospital Bag: Full Packing List

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After having had two girls, we were excited to finally have our little boy. It wasn’t until we had packed our c-section hospital bag that the feeling felt more real. It meant we were closer to having our baby boy. After having two previous c-sections I already knew what I wanted to bring and leave behind. I replayed the past two hospital stays in my mind over and over again making sure I didn’t miss anything or decided to leave anything out. Having a detailed packing list really helped me be more prepared and I want to share this hospital packing list with you too.

Top 10 Homeschooling Questions Answered

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With the Corona Virus pandemic going on in our world right now, a lot of parents are choosing to homeschool their kids. The fear of their kids possibly getting sick continues to grow in our country. With this overwhelming fear, I inbox has been getting numerous homeschooling questions so I figured that I should answer them all here to help guide you into this new homeschooling journey.

Best Pregnancy Skincare Routine and All Natural Products

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Skincare is so important during pregnancy. Whether it’s to avoid or blend in stretch marks, just to alleviate the itching that comes with pregnancy or just to take care of your skin during this time, it is important to do the best possible to have a good skincare routine each day. I will be going […]

Fun Activities For Kids At Home During COVID-19

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This Corona Virus has taken everyone’s lives into a spin. Adjusting to being quarantined at home and social distancing is tough especially for our younger kids. In this article I want to talk about different fun activities for kids that will keep your kids busy. From board games, new hobbies, and even some nature fun […]

15 Spring Activities That Are Fun For Kids

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Spring is around the corner and I am super excited about taking the kids outside to do some fun spring activities. Who else is ready for the warmer weather, wild spring flowers and more time outside? I know this family is! We are already planning our hikes and camping trips for this beautiful spring season […]

Bend Soap Co. Launches A Spring Skincare Line

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For the last few days I have been using my new goodies from Bend Soap Company. I got to try their Spring line of skin care products a few weeks early and I couldn’t be any more excited about these scents. I already have a few favorites that I am going to stock up on. […]

Bend Soap Co.: New Christmas Seasonal Scents

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I am obsessed! If you’ve been around The Walking Mermaid for a while you probably already know how obsessed I really am with Bend Soap Co. but did you know that it’s their seasonal scents that really have me head over heels?! Yes! Every year around Christmas time, Bend Soap releases their seasonal scents and […]

The Best Games For Kids – Chuckle and Roar

chuckle and roar puzzles

There is a new toy aisle at Target and I am head over heels for it… and so are my kiddos. It features some of our new family favorite games from Chuckle & Roar. Games for kids such as charades, matching, puzzles, and so much more. But wait! Before you go and buy them all […]

Constellation Scavenger Hunt

Star gazing is one of my favorite things to do. As a kid, my brothers and I would lay on a blanket in our backyard and stare at the sky with our books just finding constellations, spotting shooting stars, and looking for meteors. We would even set up my brother’s telescope and use our moon […]