Monthly Archives: May 2014

6 Ways to Get Your Kids to Eat Their Veggies.

Now that school is out for most of us, it’s time for long days at the park, late nights, and pool parties. Time for bare feet running through the sprinklers, fresh peas out of the garden and all the wonderful things that summer brings. Unfortunately that also means it’s ice cream, hot dog, and popsicle season. Don’t… read more

Celebrating M.O.M. (and Me!): the First Six Months.

A few weeks ago, I kicked off my Celebrating MOM project, and so far, it’s been nothing but joy to watch this vision come to life. I’ve received such an incredible response and many wonderful people have lended their help and their services to make this thing happen. We just wrapped up a photo shoot where we pampered and photographed… read more

Mother’s Day and My First Giveaway: A Thirty One Bag!

I had no sooner mentioned in this post that I want to do a Mother’s Day giveaway, and my friend Rebekah from Thirty One Gifts had offered to donate one of the company’s amazing bags! See how that happened? The law of attraction is real, people. And sometimes it works super fast! (Note to self: now would probably be a good time… read more

Toasted Coconut Pancakes with Sesame Almond Butter.

Ladies and gents, I would like to introduce to you the last pancake recipe you will ever need. These things are every kind of right. Sweet. Fluffy. Light. Wholesome! And so so yummy. Plus, they have TOASTED COCONUT. Who doesn’t love toasted coconut??!! (Please don’t actually answer that, cuz I don’t know if we could be… read more

Life, interrupted.

I am currently curled up on the couch, nursing a broken tooth, (as much as you can “nurse” anything that’s broken in your mouth, HA! It’s called pain killer.) while a cold wind blows incessantly on my pretty little garden. Yes, you heard it right. A COLD wind! It’s been cold and windy, (my least favorite combination!) for three days straight. And I’ve… read more