I don't want to sound like one of those braggy, better than thou parents, but my kids eat only an organic, non-GMO, low sugar, cruelty-free, free-range, grass-fed, mostly plant-based diet. And they love it! No feeding my kids crap food. I don't understand why you all say it is so difficult to get your children … Continue reading The Foods That My Kids Actually Eat and Healthier Substitutions for What They Want
The best saltwater taffy in the entire world comes from a little store called The Taffy Shop in Estes Park, Colorado. In the window sits an old-fashioned machine with rotating arms that pull the taffy. It stretches the taffy into ropes of pastel sugary sweetness, which droops down and is then picked up by another … Continue reading Stretched to the Max and Trying to Make Time for Self-Care
What is stress? Stress is your body's physiological reaction to outside factors. There are many causes of stress in our everyday lives. Stress is a normal function in the life of every person, but some people handle it differently than others. There will most likely never be a time in our lives where we have … Continue reading How Stress Can Negatively Affect a Relationship – and How to Fight It.
Hello, lovelies! My attitude has been pretty poor in the last few days, but I have been working on it! I just published a new page, called Live an Inspired Life, with items that I find inspirational, with the hope that you may find inspiration in them too. Check it out and enjoy!
Today I feel like shit. I'm not going to sugarcoat it. I've done it. I have hit a new low. Today is casual Friday at work, where we are allowed to wear jeans with a shirt embroidered with our company logo. This morning I put on my only clean pair of jeans and to my … Continue reading The View From Rock Bottom
This past week I have been grumpy and grouchy. Tired. Upset when the kids seem to plan together to do exactly the opposite of what I say. Bored with being at home all weekend. Having baby fever and then looking at my children's baby photos and crying because they've already grown up so fast. Jealous … Continue reading Mommin’ and Feeling Out of Sorts
**Disclaimer** I received this product in exchange for an honest review. I did not receive any compensation for this blog post. All views expressed above are my own and I was not paid for them. If you have been reading my blog for a while, you may remember me writing about how I started … Continue reading The Hairy Truth: My Experience Using HR23+ Hair Growth Supplement
Hey all- I just wanted to let you know that I have added a page called Individual, Family, and Parenting Resources which includes links to and telephone numbers for a lot of great resources. There is information on child care, product recalls, domestic abuse, homelessness, legal assistance, and much more. Please check it out! … Continue reading New Page – Individual, Family, and Parenting Resources
I DECIDED TO CREATE MOMUMENTAL MOTHERS TO CELEBRATE WOMEN FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE. EACH OF THE WOMEN I WILL FEATURE ARE DIFFERENT, BUT THEY ARE ALL UNITED IN MOTHERHOOD. Today it is my pleasure to interview Katherine. When I read Katherine's blog, I was struck by how open and honest she was about her … Continue reading Momumental Mother #3: Katherine
I remember the first migraine I ever experienced. I was nineteen and working in a hospital laundry. I was standing and folding towels when suddenly my vision changed. It is difficult to describe, but it was distorted like looking through a glass bottle and everything in my peripheral vision had a green tint to it. … Continue reading Taking the Headache out of Migraine Relief