8 Steps to Finding a Trustworthy Roommate I want to preface this by saying that I am not responsible for any crazies you happen to interview for a roommate position. That being said I’ve met two of my best friends on Craigslist while searching for a roommate I adore them, they are two of… Read More 8 Steps to Finding a Trustworthy Roommate
5 Ways to Ease Anxiety When Everything is Going Wrong What is Anxiety? It’s definitely something that isn’t talked about frequently, I know that for me personally it comes with this stigma of not being able to handle life and being weak. Which I know I am definitely not. Going through a pregnancy when your husband… Read More 5 Ways to Ease Anxiety When Everything is Going Wrong
Bridget turns One! We celebrated Bridget’s first birthday in June and it was such a great time! I initially didn’t want to do anything major for her because she wouldn’t remember it and it seemed silly to spend so much money….however, last minute I decided to ask my mom for help. I wanted a low… Read More Bridget turns ONE
Sorry for my absence, I spent a large part of June trying to transfer Petite Pepper from Blogger to WordPress, and it was a lot more difficult than I thought it would be….definitely felt like I had no idea what I was doing for about 90% of the time. But I FINALLY got it to… Read More 4th of July Beach Volleyball
*this post contains affiliate links. This doesn’t cost you a thing but helps this mama with her side hustle Number One Baby Shower Gift You Need to Give If you’re my friend and pregnant (or will be soon) I’m sorry in advance to ruin the surprise because I’m going to tell you exactly what you’ll… Read More Number One Baby Shower Gift You Need to Give
I’ve been fighting a cold this week and unfortunately passed it on to little B. I feel so sad for her, this is only her second cold, which for an almost 1 year old is pretty dang good! She’s got my great immune system 😉. Read here for more tips on effective cold remedies. She… Read More Tears, snot and ear infections // following mom intuition
With Bridget’s 1st birthday a few weeks away I’ve been thinking at how fast time just swept by me. I came across a quote a while back and it stuck with me. “Let me love you a little more before you’re not little anymore” Yesterday, at my dad’s birthday BBQ Bridget was so cuddly and… Read More Petite Pepper thoughts // Let me love you ….
Before we head off to a family BBQ I wanted to give a big Mahalo to those who have served, are currently serving, and those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country. If you know me you, you know that I have some pretty close ties with the Navy. I have many family members… Read More Memorial Day thoughts
The “Headband” look The first thing people say when they set their eyes on baby B is “look at all that hair!” closely followed by “and those cheeks!” I love everything about her, how could I not, I’m her mother after all. But I have to confess that doing her hair daily is not a… Read More Oh baby hair!
How to Plant Succulents in a Flowerpot It was such a beautiful day out that I decided to take baby B to Home Depot to pick up some succulents and have a gardening day! I tried to care for a pot of succulents last summer and it turned out horribly, within one week they were… Read More Succulent Monday : how to plant succulents in a flowerpot