Get Their Sillies Out Brushing Dance Party

Avoid the toothbrushing battle with the kids

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NaturalGoodness #CollectiveBias Toothbrushing with the kids has been an adventure. The guidelines have changed over the past six years and it’s hard to keep up with the latest and greatest. The one thing that has remained the same […]

Monday Meal Plan April 27

Family dinner plan

Today was a day for rambling through the woods and enjoying the tiny glimpses of spring coming into our lives.┬áIt’s hard to believe May begins at the end of this week. The chilly air continues and the hats and gloves still can’t be put away. At least there is some order in the kitchen as […]

ClimateStore Donates 10% of Earth Week Proceeds to the Solar Electric Light Fund


Today’s Earth Day post is sponsored by ClimateStore. All opinions shared are my own. Happy Earth Day friends. While everyday should be Earth Day, today gives us a moment to pause and appreciate the resources we need to take care of. This year I’m partnering with ClimateStore to help them promote their message of reducing […]

The room where recycling fails the grade

Toilet paper tube owls

I am partnering with the CARE TO RECYCLE program and The Motherhood. All opinions shared here are my own. With Earth Day on April 22nd, it’s the time of year when we evaluate our level of “green.” Are we recycling enough? Are the kids turning the lights off when they leave the room? How do […]

Monday Meal Plan April 20th

Fish cakes for lunch or dinner

Sometimes you get thrown a curve ball and you need to make adjustments to your routine. Having some back up meals can be a huge help. This weekend I was so excited to get back on my bike and ride for the first time this season. Just a few miles in, I feel off my […]

Exploring the Great Outdoors

Nature quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are so many lessons nature can help us teach our children. The beauty in the world around us is vast, both in large spaces and small. The ocean and all its secrets, the sky in all its glory; there is much to appreciate down to the grass below our feet. As Earth Month continues, […]

Monday Meal Plan April 13

Meatball Casserole Recipe

Spring is in the air! It’s been a long wait, but it certainly is delightful. Kids played outside for hours and it was refreshing to watch them explore the backyard all over again. It’s like a whole new world without snow covering it. It’s so nice to plan our dinner menu with a little more […]