DIY Christmas Tree Ornament

DIY Baby’s First Christmas Ornaments

Looking for a gift for baby's first Christmas? My sister in law made us a set of ornaments last year that I just love (here is how she made them). She used each child's birth announcement and put them inside a clear glass ornament. This is such a thoughtful gift that the kids will enjoy looking at and hanging on the tree year after year. Plus it … Read More

Food

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies: Dairy, Egg and Soy Free

I am a salt fanatic but my sugar weakness is chocolate chip cookies. I L.O.V.E. chocolate chip cookies. I really liked it when the kids were little and they didn't notice when I was eating a cookie, now I have to be all stealth about it, so … Read More

Health

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Infant Eczema: 3 Ways to Ease Discomfort

Within a couple of weeks of our littlest guy being born, his skin broke out in eczema combined with an atrocious case of cradle cap. The poor guy was a mess. It was a long road of doctors visits and specialist referrals before I got on a … Read More

Family

Working Mom

A Letter of Gratitude to Working Moms

Today I read A Letter of Gratitude to Stay-at-Home Moms. I felt compelled to write a response expressing how I have often felt, but not sure I have adequately shared with the working moms in our lives. Dear Working Moms, I want to start off by saying thank you. … Read More

Parents

Slow Down: A Reminder for Those Days When Things Are Crazy

Slow Down: A Reminder for Those Days When Things Are Crazy

I found this music video by Nichole Nordeman the other day called "Slow Down" and it turned me into a puddle. I was having an especially challenging day and just thought you know what, I might seriously lose my marbles here. Then I heard this song … Read More