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 {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. […]

The Best No-Candy Valentines

With Valentine’s day coming up, I have been brainstorming on what Piper and I will do this year. We typically make some sort of Valentine’s day card together for family, featuring a cute photo or two of her. But this year is her first year in school so I thought it would be fun to […]

Mom Monday {Best Almond Milk EVER!}

Ok so Piper and I have a new obsession lately. It’s this milk we have been making together. It’s not technically just an Almond Milk, but for lack of a better name (I am open to suggestions), we have named it the best Almond Milk EVER! There are several secret ingredients which include dates and […]

Mom Monday {Arnhem Child}

If you have been visiting here recently it’s no secret that I am completely smitten with all things Arnhem. So when they recently launched a kids line, I about fell over when I saw it. These are just about the cutest, most stylish, most adorable little bits of fashion for the tiny ones…I am obsessed! […]

Family Getaway {Laguna Beach}

Happy New Year my friends! We are back and ready to make 2014 our best year yet! To start off our posts, I am sharing a quick fire idea to for all of you ready to get a away just for the weekend. Laguna Beach is one of my favorites with so many hidden treasures. […]

Mom Monday {super easy zucchini chips}

I was looking at the huge pile of zucchinis we had from our CSA basket, thinking what can I do with these that everyone would just love? I came up with these super easy zucchini chips. They are so simple, and so delicious. They work for a snack, for an appetizer when you are having […]

In The Kitchen {Lentil Eggplant Burgers}

So my Sunday ritual as of late is to cook big batches of things so we can enjoy them for the weeks to come. I keep some in the fridge, and then freeze some for later. One of my go-to recipes are my version of veggie burgers. They are so amazingly good, and you can […]

Mom Monday {The Switch Witch}

Halloween is not my favorite holiday. Don’t get me wrong, I love the costumes, and the act of trick or treating with the little ones is loads of fun. But the candy itself just feels so wrong to me. Filled with all the things we, as a family, try to avoid, chemicals, GMO’s, yucky non-food […]

The Best Healthy Meal Blogs

Something my girlfriends and I have been talking about a lot is where to find inspiration and recipes for family meals. I promised them I would share my favorite resources, so here they are! Sometimes I find myself following the recipes word for word, sometimes I adapt them to fit ingredients I already have. Either […]