As exciting as the holiday season can be, it can also be as stressful. The last thing you want to think about at the end of the year is planning, timings and how not to get everything wrong. Instead, you want to look forwards to it all. You want to feel calm and collected and ready to enjoy yourself.
If you’re not sure how you’re going to achieve this, then this post is perfect for you. Pick up a … Keep Reading!!!
Healthy eating is really important to most of us and although we always try to prepare healthy meals and snacks, sometimes you simply don’t have the time.
When you get home from work late, the last thing most people want to think about it preparing a nutritious meal and also preparing lunch for the next day. It’s much easier to ring out for a delivery of something tasty that’ll be quick and keep everyone happy. Although it’s the easy option, … Keep Reading!!!
Meatloaf is a meal made from ground meat, mixed with vegetables, herbs and spices, and pressed into a loaf shape. It’s a classic family favorite, dating back to the . Meatloaf can be very versatile. It is great with jacket potatoes, or with potatoes and veg. You can change the meats and spices you use, and it’s a great way of introducing kids to new flavors, without anything too different and scary. A common problem people have when they try … Keep Reading!!!
As a parent, we want to ensure our children are always healthy. This is why we cook healthy meals, ensure they get plenty of exercise, and take them to the doctor. However, when the holiday season approaches, the standard healthy routine can go out the window. You are busy with parties, activities, and get-togethers, so it becomes hard to constantly monitor what your child eats or ensure they get to bed on time. So how exactly do you keep … Keep Reading!!!
I’m sitting here in the middle of the rainforest in Uganda writing this. I’ll talk more about the adventure of actually getting here but first we need to discuss white water rafting because I just did it and I was not prepared!
As some of you know, I’ve been working with Joel Lambert on a new project that focuses on adventure travel from two very different perspectives. We selected Uganda as our first destination, gorilla trekking, but what I didn’t … Keep Reading!!!
Hey everyone, popping on here again to discuss what we’re doing.
We’re clearly very excited about Halloween… or maybe it’s just me….
We have been all over the California coast these past couple of months. The boys have perfected their boogie boarding skills. As for me, I’m just lucky I can keep up.
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Some people love wine. I definitely appreciate it, but I’ve always been more of a beer girl. That’s why I was so excited when we went to Bend, Oregon last summer.
(I’m a little devastated that I lost all my photos on my phone from that trip… alas, only Instagram images are left. )
Bend is a small town that has sort of become our Beer capital at the moment…
…or maybe I should say micro-brew capital?
Anyway, this little … Keep Reading!!!
Aly Brothers is a single mother of two beautiful boys.
Aly is also like most parents and became completely overwhelmed by her childrens’ unexpected (but totally normal), defiant behavior at the grocery store the other day.
However, unlike the majority of us who just try to get over it quietly and privately, Aly decided to share this real moment with others.
Her caption on Facebook expressed the difficulties she sometimes faces while raising two children:
“This is motherhood.
No … Keep Reading!!!
Leave it to the internet to try to shit on something positive.
You may have heard that Alicia Keys announced that she was completely over makeup back in May, but I don’t think anyone realized how serious she was until she followed through with a completely bare face at the VMAs.
Check her out-
And that isn’t even “no makeup, makeup” – she’s got a totally bare face.
Oh Alicia, I wouldn’t wear makeup if I were you either.… Keep Reading!!!
Model Carol Trentini is making news this week for gracing the cover the September issue of Vogue Brazil while breastfeeding her baby.
In the gorgeous images, shot by photographer Zee Nunes, Trenton was captured at seven months pregnant and two months postpartum for the photo series.
The model was extremely appreciative of the magazine’s willingness to put a breastfeeding mother on its cover.
The importance of sensory play was first introduced to me when one of my children was diagnosed with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD). In fact, SPD is so common that I’m sure I have it, and there is a good chance you or someone you know does too However, today we’re talking about sensory play which benefits everyone, not just those with SPD.
Sensory play is a crucial part of development for small children but is often overlooked. That is why … Keep Reading!!!
Hey everyone! Sorry for these sporadic updates. I’ll get more consistent, I promise.
I have been so busy that I haven’t had a lot of time to spend at the computer and when I finally sit down to write something, I’ve been overwhelmed and don’t know where to begin.
But… I’ll try right now.
Also, excuse the typos or grammatical errors here…. I’ll never get this out if I don’t just write it and send it off immediately!
1. Our … Keep Reading!!!