I became a re-stay at home Mom last March and I thought that when I quit my job that I would become this super crazy organized mom who had the laundry completed at all times, planned, cooked, and presented the best healthiest meals around, and still had time to sit down with my kids and … Read moreThe Non-Gourmet Cook’s Go-To Weeknight Dinners
Welcome Travelers! As a mother of twins and a lover of all things Travel, I wanted to share with you what we do not leave home without on long car rides. This could mean a shorter couple hour drive or a two day adventure across the Midwest to Colorado! We’ve come across so many obstacles, … Read moreCar Road-Trip Packing List – With Free Printable!
Last week I wrote about some tips and tricks when planning a trip to Gatlinburg, I hope you enjoyed it! I wanted to follow up with some tips on some good restaurants in the area and a few other fun activities to try out if you have time! Ripley’s Aquarium Children 2 and under are … Read moreTraveling Twins – Gatlinburg, TN (Part 2)
Traveling has always been very important to Jeff and I, so early on in our twins’ lives we wanted to travel as much as we could with them to show them as much of the world as we can! So far our twins have been to more places in the first 3 years of their … Read moreTraveling Twins – Gatlinburg, TN (Part 1)
For a gal who has never been very crafty, I feel proud to say that I’ve dabbled in making a few things here and there. It all started after I started using essential oils and realized that I could make some things that I use every day and maybe save money by doing it. So … Read moreThe NON-DIYer’s DIY recipes #1
—Travel—Travel—Travel—Travel—Travel—Travel— Jeff and I love to travel so we always said that after the twins arrived we would continue to travel. We would start them at a young age so they hopefully developed a love for travel like us and that they would become “good little travelers” early on in their lives. So far our … Read moreTraveling Twins – AIRBNB and San Diego Tips!
After almost a year of being back into the corporate world, I resigned as a financial advisor and became a stay at home mom again. I missed my children dearly (even though they drive me crazy sometimes) and could not find the balance that I needed in my life to justify being gone all the … Read moreStay At Home Mom Status – Tips on Teaching Toddlers their Letters
Hi everyone! My name is Jillian and I am the momma behind 219momma. I started blogging about a month ago but really started blogging in my “head” when my twins were born 3 years ago. I was super-super tired but learned so much during their first couple years that I thought I should start a … Read moreAccepting the Liebster Award
I have always been kind of a picky eater. It wasn’t until Jeff and I started dating that I opened my mind up about food. Mostly because I was probably trying to impress him with my adventurous food tasting. But years later, I’m so glad I became adventurous because now food is one our favorite … Read moreMotivated by Marshmallows – Picky Eating Toddlers
Every pregnancy has a story but I like ours the best 🙂 Read on to hear more about our “story” and to get a couple delivery and hospital tips. We found out we were pregnant and were so excited for our first Dr. appointment! The night before we told a girlfriend of mine that we … Read moreOur Twin Pregnancy & Delivery Story + Tips