the sweet life co 


don't be shy:

Sunny California.

I'm A writer BASED IN 


I am obsessed with healthy living, gratitude, gardening, being a mindful Mama, and raising kind kiddos. I love Jesus and my family fiercely...and I write about it all. WELCOME!

oh hey, I'm jaime, THE sweet life girl, AND i'm SO GLAD YOu'RE HERE.
The Sweet Life 

Welcome to

Community Book Sharing Library

Community book sharing libraries have been popping up all over the country the last few years. When we put a little free library on our street, we had no idea that the impact would be so great. It’s why I think every community should have a book sharing library.  How We Were First Inspired To […]

Read my Latest Blog Post!

Backyard chickens are more valuable than the fresh eggs they provide. How you may ask? Well, the extra benefits are for the family raising them- especially for the kids. The benefits of raising kids with farm animals are not only vast; they are invaluable. Why I Choose To Raise My Kids With Farm Animals I […]

Read my Latest Blog Post!

Teach Your Kids How to Garden

Gardening is not for the instant gratification at heart. You rarely see immediate results from your crop, and for a kid, that can be almost unbearable, as their attention spans are usually equated to their age (and I find that to be true as my 4-year-old’s attention is just about 4 minutes!). But the benefits […]

Read my Latest Blog Post!

Just like nutrition, exercise recommendations, programs and slogans range greatly. According to the American College of Sports Medicine, it is recommended that we get 150 minutes of moderately intense exercise each week in order to maintain optimal health. But getting to that golden number does not need to look the same for everyone. In fact, […]

Read my Latest Blog Post!

Every diet works but not every diet will work for you! Read on to find out what makes or breaks a diet and how to find out which diet will work for you! Virtual show of hands: who has seen the plethora before-and-after photos from those who lost 60 or more pounds by following the […]

Read my Latest Blog Post!

Quick show of virtual hands: how many of you are already feeling the post-holiday blues? Those tighter waistbands caused by the overindulgence of Christmas cookies or the few extra cocktails at your company’s holiday party. The post-Christmas letdown, knowing that the Hallmark movies, the hot chocolate and marshmallows on a random Wednesday, and the endless […]

Read my Latest Blog Post!


MEET Jaime

Helping you find the beauty in the mundane.

Click to Learn More 

An enchantingly contagious book that will leave readers with unbridled optimism. 

sunroofs & Shoeboxes

Let Me Introduce Myself


Want to stay in the know with all the latest and greatest? Obsessed with getting the best deals on some of the coolest products around? Dying to stay in the loop with all the SWEET happenings? 

Don't go!