Mom Monday {Oh Joy for Nod}

Like most everything Joy Cho touches, her new collaboration with Land of Nod is spot on.  True to her signature design of happy colors and playful imagery, these are the perfect pieces for your little one. Check out the entire collection here. Here are a few of my faves from the collection.

Mom Monday {7 alternatives to almond milk}

If you have mastered the art of making your own almond milk, it’s time to expand your horizons. These plant based milks really are outside of the box, and I am just dying to try my hand at these. Think seeds, grains, coconut…! Yum! Coconut Milk made from shredded coconut Cacao Milk  //  Oat Milk  //  Quinoa […]

Mom Monday {Quick food tip 102}

Here is my second installment of quick tips on how to get your kids to eat the good stuff. Tip 102, cook together. Piper gets so excited to cook with me now. No matter what I am making, she wants to help. And I promise you it tastes so much better to them if they […]

Mom Monday {the story behind Fashions by Mayhem}

I first ran across this adorable mother and daughter  as they began to fill up my social media feed. With posts on Huffington Post, Pop Sugar, and Buzz Feed it was hard to miss. With no fashion background, and little arts and crafts skills, Angie and her daughter nicknamed Mayhem, are whipping up the most amazing dresses I […]

Mom Monday {Food Quick Tip #101}

I get asked A LOT for tips on how to get your kids to eat their food. So here is a new series I am starting. Quick, easy tips that will get your kids excited about the healthy food you feed them. First up, my secret weapon = Frozen Organic Blueberries. Mix these in plain […]

Mom Monday {Gluten-Free Cauliflower Tortillas}

A favorite activity for Piper and I lately is cooking. She is really getting in to it. If there is a lot of chopping or just not a lot for her to do, I simply add the ingredients to cups and have her dump the cups in to the bowl. I explain what each ingredient […]

Mom Monday {Ideas to steal, Kids Bday}

Here are 5 ideas to steal for your the next birthday party you are planning. Strawberry Almond Milk!!! Yes yes yes. Perfection Craft station for the kids to make their own mini artwork. With the tape already on the canvases, this makes for instant geometric master pieces. Pin the Horn on the unicorn! Brilliant Instax […]

Mom Monday {The Best Baby Shower Gifts}

I adore finding the very best baby shower or new baby gift. Here are a few of my favorites as of late. This Honest Company  baby arrival set has all the essentials and arrives in a wooden box made from sustainable paulownia wood! Pink Fox mary janes from Seed Heritage are too cute. Aden and Anais […]

Mom Monday {Falafel Bites}

I made these super easy Falafel bites the other day and Piper literally licked her plate and mine! When this happens I find the need to share. These were super quick to make, these ingredients are things you may already have in your kitchen, and your whole family will enjoy them. I tried sticks and […]

Mom Monday {safe beauty products for kids & parents}

I am a huge believer that not only what we put in our bodies but we put ON our bodies can make a huge impact on our health and the health of our children. It can be a bit overwhelming finding safe and effective bath and beauty products. Here are a few of my favorites. […]