Category: Parenting

A Day in the Life of a Stay at Home Mom

Motherhood is not for the faint of heart. It takes patience, planning, and carrying on when you want to shut down. Yet, I wouldn’t have it any other way. Two kids is hard work, but overall they make caring for another human being the most valuable lesson in life.

5 Natural Tips for Staying Healthy During Flu Season

Photo courtesy of Monica Myers via FREEIMAGES (The links contained in this post will open in a new tab.) I debated writing this post… Why? Because I didn’t want to jinx myself and my family! But […]

Why I Use Caution Posting Photos of My Family Online

The topic of posting photos of our family, especially our children, online is always under scrutiny. Here are my thoughts on why we should be cautious when exposing our children on the world wide web.

Baby Sprinkle in Honor of Expected Baby Number Two

With baby number two on the way, this magical sprinkle was an immeasurable reminder of the genuine people surrounding us. Great people and delicious food – what more could I ask for!?

The Loss of Coconut

Words aren’t enough to explain how heart breaking it is to lose a family pet.

PB Transition – Part 1

Health shouldn’t be hard, nor should it take the backseat to all other routines in our lives. Here are a few tips that have helped us along, and I will cover more in my next post. I’ll also include a couple new recipes, such as a quick, yet filling salad. It’s perfect for summer, and a great dish to bring to a potluck or BBQ.

Active Pregnancy

I think continued physical activity makes for an easier labor and delivery.

Are we home yet?

The home is my happy place, and with all of the time away I feel…

Bikini or Boardshorts?

Our little family is expecting baby number 2!