Top 5 Camping Tips for a Fabulous, Family-Friendly Adventure

Top 5 Camping Tips for a Fabulous, Family-Friendly Adventure

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Ahh, camping. The sheer gorgeousness of the outdoors. The gooey goodness of s’mores. The peace that comes with hiking for miles on forested trails with your kids? 😯 While having the moon and stars as your nightlight may sound like … Read More

Back to School … I Ain’t Sorry (but is it nap time yet?)

In case you haven’t seen one of my myriad of social media posts about it, I went back to school. At 37. As a homeschooling mom to an amazing teenaged man and a fashion-loving toddler girl. While it’s been super exciting, it’s also been a stark reminder of how different it is to be working … Read More

Starting A Victory Garden

You can eat better for less if you are willing to put in a bit of effort. It’s not hard to pick out your favorite seeds, grab a few containers and some organic soil and compost (or till a small part of your lawn, if you prefer). The hard part is having patience to parent … Read More

Fat Aloes, New Raised Beds, and A Stinky Dog

This morning was all about fat aloes, new raised beds, our sweet but stinky dog Ruth, and my kids on my little organic farm. Note to Self: Sunscreen. Long sleeves. Shade. Duh. My original farm plan included an aloe crop and I’m embarrassed to admit I let it run wild when my plans fell through. … Read More

5 Tips To Reduce Stress In A New Relationship

New relationships usually spark excitement because they provide a brand new angle on life for you to take advantage of. Your natural curiosity as a human being makes you anxious to see just what this new relationship is all about. As thrilling as this may be, however, new relationships also invariably bring along new stresses. … Read More