Freeform Kicks Off Christmas With Feel Good Movies

Bella Breakdown If you’re anything like me, you may get some heat for skipping over Thanksgiving in Christmas-overload excitement. To be fair, Thanksgiving is still given its due diligence in my household—the month of October is dedicated to all things fall and Halloween, November 1st-27th we begin celebrating Christmas, November 28th is for Thanksgiving, the 29th is for Black Friday, and the 30th through to New Years is all about Christmas. Fair, right? Already having the holidays on your mind is not a bad thing, though if you want to indulge in private as to avoid hateful internet comments...

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Chip And Joana Gaines Announce The First Show On Their New Network

Bella Breakdown Chip and Joana have done it again. The Fixer Upper couple has dominated the home space for years, and remained a constant all-pleasing television choice and has inspired a whole host of other reality home-based TV programs. As HGTV became a culture within itself, the Gaines recognized their ability to monopolize off their household name and signature Waco, Texas-style. Starting with the Hearth and Home signature home collection at Target, the Magnolia Journal magazine, and expanding into the restaurant and retail space within Waco, the southern charm family will now have their very own TV network to...

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Meet Reel – Life Changing Toilet Paper

Meet Reel There is nothing more satisfying than putting your money towards products that are not only good for you, but the plant as well. The past year I have really been conscious of what I have been using and what companies that I have been supporting. Literally all the way down to my toilet paper…yes you read that right even our toilet paper! Every purchase matters. So when I found out about Reel bamboo toilet paper subscription box. I knew I had to check them out. What It’s All About Did you know 27,000 trees are cut down...

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How Strong Family Relationships Can Help Your Kids Into Adulthood

Bella Breakdown It’s a well-known fact that having a close relationship with your family is better for everyone around you.  But did you know that your relationship with your kids can have long-lasting impacts even in their adult years? I’m talking about depression. Studies have shown that your relationship with your child can affect their chances of developing depression. For the study, families were judged based on how much fun they were having during events and what kind of problems they had. Studies concluded that teens who felt disconnected from their parents or cut off are more likely to...

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Pink Reveals What She Loves About Motherhood

Bella Breakdown Being a celebrity is difficult for anyone. Being a celebrity with kids even harder. And to go even a step further, being a superstar performer with two small kids can seem almost impossible. Here is how Pink makes it all work. For those of you who aren’t hip to pop culture, Pink is an award-winning singer, songwriter, and performer. She has been many summer anthems and fun summers since her start over two decades ago. On the outside she looks like she has this whole touring motherhood thing down pat but, as she readily admits, she just...

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Amy Schumer Talks Being A Working Mom, And Now We’re All Talking, Too

Bella Breakdown Nothing changes you quite like the birth of a child. Your heart opens up and just about everything else about you and your life changes as well. You definitely sleep less but the benefits definitely outweigh the hard moments. One of the biggest changes that people face with the birth of a child is the effects on their career. For some, it’s hard to go back to work and leave their newborn baby at home or under the care of someone else. For others, it is just stressful to go back to work and balance the home...

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Autumn Activities For You And Your Kids

Bella Breakdown Summer is officially over but that doesn’t mean that the outside fun has to be over. There are plenty of activities that you and your kids can do to pass the time and spend quality time together. The new season presents new opportunities for you and the family to do things to put everyone in the mood for the season. One good idea that the family is sure to love is apple picking. Find a good orchard and spend the day picking fruit. It’s definitely a barrel of fun. And afterward, the fun times can keep on...

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The Fall Produce Guide You Didn’t Know You Needed

Bella Breakdown Just because your summer garden is finished doesn’t mean that fresh fruits and vegetables have to be done as well. Here are a few ways that you can take full advantage of the fall fruit and veggie pallet this fall. One of the healthiest options this fall are brussels sprouts. They are the freshest from September through February and with the many different ways to cook them up, it’s an easy way to add variety to any hearty fall meal. Another good, hearty fall vegetables are the cabbage and other leafy greens. Some of the best for...

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