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We Aren’t Quitting

We Aren’t Quitting

Some people may wonder why we are still breastfeeding at 16 months old, but if that question comes from a mother to a similarly aged child I want to ask her why she quit breastfeeding. The nourishment doesn’t miraculously go away when a baby turns 6 months, 12 months, 28 months, etc. My milk is […]

A Birth Story: Allister Colby

A Birth Story: Allister Colby

After my birth wasn’t everything I had hoped for with my oldest daughter, I was determined to do it differently with Allister. I researched for hours upon hours to figure out my options. I had originally started going to a birth center in Colorado, but halfway through my pregnancy, my husband and I separated and […]

What I Learned In Chicago

What I Learned In Chicago

Last week I got the pleasure to spend a long weekend in Chicago. I had only ever driven through there on the way to retreat last summer and we stopped for pizza on the way back. I was super excited to spend the weekend in a “Big City” which is something completely different then home. […]

The Minimalist Shoe Movement {For Kids}

The Minimalist Shoe Movement {For Kids}

Lately I have seen more and more parents asking about soft soled shoe options for their children. While wearing soft soled shoes is common practice for babies and toddlers, it’s not as common for older children, so when I see someone interested in them I take notice. We try to keep all of our kids […]

The Accidental Attached Parent

The Accidental Attached Parent

About six months ago someone accused me of being an attachment parent. I have friends who label themselves as such a thing, but me, an attachment parent? No way. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not a disattached parent leaving my child to fend for themselves, but labeling myself as an attachment parent was never something […]

Overwhelmed

Overwhelmed

Balancing working at home with raising babies, being a decent wife, and starting a farm is…overwhelming to say the least. I have always wanted to be a stay at home mom. It was incredibly important to me before I was ever pregnant and only became more important as motherhood materialized for me. However, my SAHM […]

Thai Coconut Green Curry Chicken

Thai Coconut Green Curry Chicken

  I tried Pei Wei for the first time while we were in Salt Lake City, and I fell in love. I adore any type of Asian food, and this did not disappoint me. It was quick and affordable, and I haven’t had Thai in years. I tried the Coconut Green Curry with Chicken and […]

Tiny Fit for the Maxi Cosi Pria 70

Tiny Fit for the Maxi Cosi Pria 70

httpv://youtu.be/8HEZieGfYaY In addition to my previous Maxi Cosi Pria 70 review (which you can find HERE) I wanted to show everyone how the Tiny Fit works.  I had the pleasure of installing a Pria with the Tiny Fit several weeks ago and the parents let me make a quick video with their seat to show […]

A Birth Story: Zoelie Joy

A Birth Story: Zoelie Joy

  {As I write this, I am currently 37.6 weeks pregnant with baby 3. I have been spending a lot of time lately thinking about what this upcoming birth will be like, and reminiscing upon my past two births. I thought I would share them both with you in my next couple of posts, as […]