Coffee With Me At BlogHer ’13 #FolgersLounge – $200 Folgers Prize Pack Giveaway

coffee folgers blogher

Every year thousands of women bloggers gather for the conference of the year. This will be my 5th BlogHer conference and every year I walk away from the experience a better blogger and a better person. Many of times it’s the personal connections I’ve made at BlogHer that have created lasting relationships for me and… [read more]

Our Weekend Oregon Coast Getaway

oregon sea lion caves

This past weekend our family decided to hit the Oregon coast. If you’ve traveled in Oregon you’d know that the weather here can be hit or miss so we planned it just right and went on an absolutely delightful weekend. I’ve always wanted to drive down Highway 101 and visit the Sea Lions Caves. We… [read more]

Some Days….

brooklin age 4

Lately my children have left me exhausted. By the end of the day I find myself looking forward to bedtime a little more than I used to. I think it’s the fact that I hear the word mommy 200+ times a day. Most days I don’t get to shower alone let alone use the restroom… [read more]

My First Mother’s Day As A Mom of 3

mother's day 2013

Last year we went to an expensive brunch at a fancy hotel downtown. Then 8 months pregnant I waddled around the Japanese Garden. We had to wake up early and I had to get everyone ready and out of the house. This year – I was looking forward to sleeping in. It’s hard to believe that in… [read more]

Family Photography – Happy Easter! 2013

mia easter 2013 9 months old

It felt like Easter really snuck up on me this year. I can’t exactly pinpoint where or even how but somehow – someway it did. We decided to head up to Seattle for some fun with the family during spring break. Since Eater fell at the end of spring break we headed from Seattle to… [read more]

Nature Made #VitaMelts Brand Ambassador Videos

kristin lesney

    I am so thrilled to have partnered with Nature Made and been able to be one of the brand ambassadors. Since starting this project I have recommitted myself to a healthier me. In fact, I have lost 27 pounds since first meeting Nature Made in January. This deeper commitment to give myself the very best in life has allowed me to… [read more]

Nature Made Video Shoot – See The Final Video Here! #VitaMelts

kristin lesney

In January I traveled to LA to meet at the headquarters of Nature Made. While there we shot a series of web videos and I am so excited to share a few of them with you all. I am so proud to have worked on thiss project with my fellow bloggers and left the experience more committed to my health.… [read more]

Happy Birthday Marley!!


He’s always chasing after the kids or sleeping near my feet. He sneaks in to sleep with the kids and loves napping in the sunshine. He’s instantly friends with other dogs, and loves kids. He’s faithful and listens well. He’s the smallest member of the house again and he’s very much loved us by all.… [read more]

Crazy Hair Day

kaila 7 1/2

This past week was crazy hair day at school for Kai. Last year for her birthday her Aunt Shannon gave her a hair crimper and she was excited about using it. See Kai likes her hair one way. Straight down. Unless it’s for gymnastics, then it has to be up but as soon as class… [read more]