Thanksgiving 2013

Hope you all had a fantastic Thanksgiving with your family and friends!! This day went off without a hitch, and very relaxing. I couldn’t cook a darn thing, no apps, desserts or anything, which is frustrating, but a blessing. For the first time ever, while my husband went off with his buddies on their annual…

What I Am Thankful For This Year

Thanksgiving is upon us, and it is usually that time of year to reflect upon what we are thankful for. Most years I am pretty consistent with what I am thankful for. Gearing my thanks toward my health, my families health, food on our table, money in our pockets, or family being with me. This…

My Obsession with…MAKEUP

Well, there is some back story as to why I love makeup so much… I have been a makeup artist since the ripe age of 17! And…I have been infatuated with it as far back as I can remember. Looking back at my childhood at where I think it sparked, I was probably around 4…

Happy Blog-iversary!

Hi All! We have been at this adventure for a year now! Can you believe it!? A year! la vita mia has been a tiny glimpse into my life over the past year.  It has been a lot of fun sharing all the recipes, the weight loss ups and downs, the nothings, and even the rants! So…

Disney Themed Activity/Coloring Book

Created the first gift of the big Disney Trip reveal!!  I made these coloring binders for my girls before, for our last trip. My kids LOVE to color, doodle and free draw. These books ended up being a savior many times on our last trip, and felt that it’s a great idea to share if…

New Week, New Updates!

Hi All! It’s been another busy few days since I last posted.  Halloween was a lot of fun!  Almost everyone ended up at my house for the night. My sister included!  Then, we had family friends throw their children’s birthday party on Saturday. It was the last costume event of the season! And. My awesome father…