My favorite ways to spend alone time as a mom

Having time to yourself when you’re a mom is sometimes a hard one to come by. Your little ones need you constantly and you’ve become accustomed to one child playing on the floor and the other sitting on the toilet while you’re taking a shower. Kids have no sense of privacy and it’s totally absurd […]

6 Eco-friendly lifestyle changes to live more sustainably

I started my journey towards a  more sustainable life when Landon was born 4 years ago. It all began with my decision to use cloth diapers for him. Initially it was about avoiding the chemicals that were in disposable diapers and baby wipes but it became so much more when I discovered the environmental impact of […]

The most important diaper bag essentials and how they can save the day!

Before I had kids, the contents of my purse were very limited. Chapstick, glasses, wallet and phone. I didn’t even really need a purse. Anything more than that would probably mean I’m staying overnight somewhere. Four years and 2 kids later, those light traveling days are so over! :p What could a tiny little person […]

Mommy stress management for the crunchy mom

Raising kids is probably the hardest thing I’ve ever had to do! My little ones didn’t come with a manual so most of the time I think I’m messing it all up! I’m worried that they’re not dressed warm enough, they’re going to fall, they didn’t have enough to eat, they’ll wear diapers forever, they’re […]

8 Morning rituals for a mindful mama

Getting up in the morning is probably the hardest part of my day. Between getting up to pee in the middle of the night to comfort nursing my little one back sleep, I’m averaging about 3-4 broken hours of sleep a night. When I’m absolutely positive my baby’s in a deep sleep, I can relax […]

The time has come to go…

Were moving out of here! The time has finally come to have a new start and be able to thrive in a place where we will be surrounded by conscious people with great vibes that will really advance our evolution, Texas! Two years ago I stumbled upon an intentional community. I was scrolling through my Facebook […]

The Appalachian Trail

We woke up to a beautiful Sunday today! It was almost 70 degrees in mid February and we HAD to take advantage of it and get out into nature. Since we’re leaving the east coast soon, we decided to head out to The Appalachian Trail to get a few more hikes in before out big […]

Feels so effortless

With the end of our lease approaching, there’s so much to do to prepare for our big move. A lot of it is touching up our current home to look just as it did when we first moved in (or better). It’s the nice thing to do right? Plus, we need a good reference. 😉 […]

5 Essential job skills every stay-at-home-mom needs

Being a stay-at-home-mom is the most challenging role I’ve ever stepped into. And it requires some solid skills to be a productive one! I’m not JUST a mom. I’m the chef, project manager, chaperone, chauffeur, referee, maid, teacher, nurse, coach, storyteller and a few more roles that I transition to and from every day. Every […]