Festive Holiday Mimosas - Cranberry Mimosas

Festive Holiday Drinks – Cranberry Mimosas


Happy Holidays!  We’re a week away from Thanksgiving with the holiday season in full swing.  Which means a time for get togethers and parties!  That also means it’s time for some fun (and pretty) holiday drink options!  Need a new idea aside from your usual rum and egg nogg recipe?  I have the perfect recipe for you!  It’s fast, pretty…

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Pixar Coco Giveaway

Pixar’s Coco Movie -$150 Prize Pack Giveaway


*Disclaimer: Affiliate links are used in this post If you’re like my family, you’ve been waiting all YEAR for the latest Pixar movie!  COCO!   We LOVE, love love heading to the theatre every holiday season to see the latest cartoon from Pixar that the whole family will enjoy.   Pixar’s Coco hits theaters November 22nd. To help celebrate, The Hopping Bloggers…

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must have pregnancy fashion ideas

Affordable Pregnancy Fashion Ideas


I’m currently pregnant with my 3rd baby…and if I have anything to say about my last few pregnancies (besides complaints about how bad I felt) is that I don’t enjoy maternity clothes.   At all.   The awkward waist bands, stripes galore and shoes that don’t quite fit right make pregnancy fashion hard! If there’s one thing that I’ve learned in the…

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5 Tips When Buying a Car

Buying a New Car? Read these 5 Tips First


Disclaimer: The following is a sponsored post When it rains it pours, which is the truth in my home when it comes to bills and finances.  Last week our dishwasher broke and my car broke down.  Two BIG bills right before the holidays.  My car is 10 years old…I would rather NOT have a car payment but when it’s time…

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Infertility Issues

Beating the Infertility Odds


*Disclaimer: The Following is a sponsored post.  Conceiving past 35 often feels like playing against a stacked deck of cards. Women’s ovaries hold between 2-4 million eggs at birth, but egg quality continuously deteriorates with age. Out of the 300 or so that mature during her lifetime, only a small fraction are viable for fertilization. For women having trouble getting…

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Take two to tell

World Stroke Awareness Day


*The following post is sponsored Do you know what today is?  Yes, it’s October 29, 2017!  It’s also World Stroke Day.  Did you also know that according to the World Health Organization, 17 million people suffer stroke worldwide each year. Of these, 6 million die and another 5 million are permanently disabled!  Those are scary numbers…especially when you think it…

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Pregnancy Update – Weeks 12-17


They say time flies when you’re having fun…I can’t say pregnancy is FUN per say, but it does feel like time is flying by with this 3rd pregnancy. I’m already 17 weeks pregnant and realized I haven’t posted an update since week 11! I’ve also been super busy finishing up my Master’s Degree in Nursing Education! YAY I’m DONE! Never…

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