Angelina Vicknair


Disney World with a toddler: Is it still the happiest place on earth?

"Por favor mantegase alejado de las puertas." If you’re an avid Disney go-er, you know this statement whether you speak Spanish or not. I grew up hearing it, having visited Disney World somewhere in the...

5 minutes to fabulous: quick and easy makeup routine

Mornings are hectic. I only have one child (2 year old boy), and it’s a mad dash to get out the door every day. Between trying to get him to finish breakfast, brush his...
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What the pho?: My search for the best in NOLA

For those unfamiliar, pho is a popular Vietnamese dish consisting of broth, rice noodles, herbs and meat (most popular are beef or chicken). To me, it’s delicousness in a bowl. Often mispronounced as ‘foe,’...

Workout Tips for Busy Moms

The mere title of this post may cause you to snicker. “Work outs for moms?! Ha!” As an avid exerciser, this was quite an adjustment for me. My mom once joked that I am...

Great new boobs and a mild panic attack

I love that we are tackling this topic on the blog. It was a topic my friends didn't talk much about before I had a baby, so I was clueless as to what to expect. I...

I’m a mom and I’m fabulous: chic jewelry for the hip mommy {Giveaway}

When I became a mom, I knew I still wanted to have my sense of self. Since I was a 'mombie' (you know, like a zombie, but also a mom) for the first month or...

Introducing Angelina: Fitness/health lover, beauty junkie and snowball addict

My name is Angelina and I am BEYOND EXCITED to become a contributor to this blog. Fellow contributor Sarah introduced me to this group, and I have enjoyed it immensely already. I have been married to...

A race to the hospital worthy of a movie

I am one of those individuals who really enjoyed being pregnant. After two weeks of nausea, it was smooth sailing. I exercised up until the week I gave birth, ate healthy (ok, I had...