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My Mixed Thoughts on Essential Oils

My Mixed Thoughts on Essential Oils

Essentials oils are can be a heated topic on the internet, which is ironic because of the calming properties that can supposedly arise from them. I’ve got very mixed feelings about essential oils, and I’m curious if anyone else out there agrees. Please comment if […]

February Favorites 2019

February Favorites 2019

February is just about over, so I’ve rounded up six of my “favorites!” From health to family, and even self care these have been some things that filled me with joy this month! This month green smoothies have been an important part of my mornings. […]

Want to Start Yoga, Pilates, or Barre? Things You NEED, and Things You Don’t

Want to Start Yoga, Pilates, or Barre? Things You NEED, and Things You Don’t

Things you NEED to start yoga, pilates, or barre (or all of them!) in 2019. And several things you don’t NEED but are nice to have. FOR ALL LEVELS

Our Family Christmas Tree 2018: Budget Tree Farm + Decor

Our Family Christmas Tree 2018: Budget Tree Farm + Decor

budget live Christmas tree + decor tips for toddlers, puppies, and babies. Simplify your tree but keep it beautiful.

Holiday 2018 $20 and Under Gift Guide

Holiday 2018 $20 and Under Gift Guide

These are fun and UNIQUE gifts for just about anyone. UNDER $20! Perfect options for secret santa, white elephant, or the person who has everything.

Making Baby Food to Save Money: What You Need + Recipe + Tips

Making Baby Food to Save Money: What You Need + Recipe + Tips

How making baby food saved us hundreds of dollars, and how you can do it too! It’s EASY, promise. I’ll even give you a recipe and a basic method that you can apply to make your own baby food and save money.

Strawberry Mint Kombucha

Strawberry Mint Kombucha

I’ve brewed kombucha for over a year now technically, but have only been drinking the brews on and off for a few months (because of being pregnant. I opted not to drink home brewed kombucha. discuss with your OBGYN, as I’m not a doctor). I […]

Food Freedom Meal Plan Budget Friendly

Food Freedom Meal Plan Budget Friendly

This week contains a lot of “food freedom,” If you dont know that is a Whole30 term from the life-after-Whole30 book called Food Freedom Forever. Which I highly recommend by the way! Anyways, I’m excited about this week’s meals. I’ve been not posting meal plans […]

Budget Friendly Trader Joe’s Essentials (and What to Skip!) 2018

Budget Friendly Trader Joe’s Essentials (and What to Skip!) 2018

Like many others, I love Trader Joes. In fact, when one opened near (okay 45mins away from) me, I was stoked. Except, my first grocery trip was really expensive compared to what we’d usually spend. Like….I spent double and came away with what felt like […]

When in Doubt, Dice it Up!

When in Doubt, Dice it Up!

One of the questions I get asked often is, “How does Riley eat so many vegetables?!” And while I really think that the key to this was how we introduced her to solids, a huge thing we do now is dice up anything she doesn’t […]