My favourite, perfect for summer salad recipes

Hearty Summer Salad with Tahini Vinaigrette This super salad is hearty while still being a light summer side. Super easy to create too! Ingredients Salad:  One Zucchini Two Carrots One head of lacinato kale One can of chickpeas Two cups of cooked quinoa One cup basil leaves (chopped up depending on the size) Eight crimini […]

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How to save your precious moments into beautiful books – quickly!

I have been searching for a photo solution for a while now. I had been toying with printing my entire library but, that is a costly endeavor. I had also been researching different storage tools and still am as it is always so important to have all of your precious memories backed up. I recently […]

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5 products I always have on hand as a working mom

Don’t let the headline mislead you… I know, I know they often do that. These products are great for everyone but, I have particularly  found them useful since heading back to work in February after a year of being off with my first child. All mom’s lives are busy! Literally trying to pick-up after and […]

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Thoughts in a moment: mindful discussion book club

I have decided to create a thoughtful book club! The reason is two-fold: I want to read more and engage in constructive conversation! There are no hard and fast rules to this book club and you don’t have to read every single book to participate! If there are a select few books you’d like to […]

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Guest Post: pregnancy with PKU, a dream come true

By | Amanda Cosburn Becoming a mother has been a lifelong dream for me, and one that for a time I never thought would have been possible due to my health. In March 2016, my beautiful and healthy baby Girl, Madelyn came into our world, it was and is a dream come true. Motherhood was […]

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Guest Post: Calm Your Fear of Postpartum Anxiety

By: Kristy Rodriguez Postpartum Depression gets a lot of attention these days (which is great! Awareness is important), but did you know that postpartum anxiety can be just as disruptive? “Great,” I hear you say. “Another thing to worry about.” But pregnancy is a time of joy. Or at least it should be. It can […]

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Just one of those days

Do you ever have those days where absolutely everything gets to you? No matter how hard you try to get out of a funk or an annoyed feeling, you just can’t shake it? For me, today was that day. When I get in these moods, I know I NEED to just get out of the […]

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Guest post: 5 random things to know about postpartum recovery

Guest post written by: Lacey Park  When people find out you’re pregnant they like to give you advice. Lots and lots and lots of well-intentioned, out of the blue, nobody asked you, advice. “Enjoy sleeping while you can.” “It’s probably a girl, I can tell because you <insert slightly offensive comment about your body or […]

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Everyday chaos. Sweet, lovable chaos

I thought I knew busy. I did not know busy. Busy before children was multiple plans in the same day or consecutive days in a week, or a lot of stuff going on at work. I now know busy in the sense of an unreasonable walking baby-toddler who is easily bored and enjoys garbage cans, cell phone chords, and brooms – real talk here. And us moms are dealing with all this on limited sleep and hyped up on coffee.

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