Baby RJ’s Birth Story

The instant of birth is exquisite. Pain and joy are one at this moment. Ever after, the dim recollection is so sweet that we speak to our children with a gratitude they never understand.       Madline Tiger Well, it has been an eventful week! I am currently typing this while holding my sleeping newborn and I […]

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My postpartum food picks from Natura Market

  *This page contains affiliate links. Visit my disclosure section for more information.  Having healthy and nourishing snacks/food on-hand after giving birth helps post-partum recovery in so many ways. I found it hard to eat big meals after giving birth as my new schedule was set all over the place. Obviously it’s important to eat […]

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Preparations for home birth

At 37 weeks pregnant I have been in full-blown nesting mode for some time now. It wasn’t until recently, though, that I started making mega preparations for the home birth I hope to successfully have. My reason for choosing a home birth is because I am confident in my ability to birth a baby. I […]

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Beautycounter’s 2018 Holiday Collection

Makeup and Skin Care Gift Sets Give gifts that matter this holiday season. Our newest collection of cleaner, safer, joyfully luxe gift sets has something for everyone on your list. If you’re looking for safer color, our makeup kits and gift sets feature lipstick, lip gloss, and eyeshadow in more shades than ever. Trying to […]

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Beautycounter Holiday 2018 is coming soon!

  Our Beautycounter Holiday Collection 2018 is launching very soon! This collection will blow you away and make your holiday shopping a breeze! Be sure to become a Band of Beauty Member for extra perks! These sets went like hot cakes last year and they are better than ever this year! Safe products & holiday […]

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|| Pregnancy Update: 35 Weeks ||

I have been trying to get a pregnancy update in on here for some time now but it just didn’t happen. Time is simultaneously flying by while going at a snails pace – you know what I mean? I am growing more and more exhausted and sore with each passing day. I tend to handle […]

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Blogs that are inspiring me right now

I love following bloggers who are authentic and who let their true selves shine through, especially on social media. Discovering new blogs is always exciting but I always seem to come back to my favourites! Sharing stories and truths through writing or imagery is a great way we are now able to relate to one […]

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Your new favourite and *clean* acne routine

Do you struggle with acne or breakouts? Do you struggle to find a solution that works, isn’t over drying, and doesn’t contain ingredients that are potentially toxic? Look not further than the following routine by Beautycounter! Also, be sure to take the Beautycounter skincare quiz to find out the regimen that is best for you! […]

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It is overwhelming and that’s okay

This motherhood thing…. it’s beautiful, wonderful, life changing. It’s overwhelming. It’s intense. It is a lot. But mama, you are doing a great job, even when it feels like you aren’t. Today I was off  of work and able to spend the whole day with my child. I am 29 weeks pregnant and we had […]

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Beautycounter Overnight Resurfacing Peel

OK. SO. I know I say everything from Beautycounter is amazing but, this is next level AMAZING! Goodnight, dullness. Good morning, glow. Fifteen botanically-derived acids in this leave-on AHA/BHA peel target skin texture, the appearance of pores, fine lines and dark spots—without irritation or over-drying. Glycolic, lactic, and malic acids clear away dull surface skin […]

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