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How Ditching Your Flip Flops Will Improve Your Health

By | July 22, 2014

I have a confession to make – I’m a flip flop addict. Since I was a teenager I have enjoyed the ease of being a flip flop wearer. In fact, I’m know to wear a pair until they literally fall apart (ever been the person trying to hold your flip flop together in the middle Read More

Why You Should Be Eating Fermented Foods (And A Giveaway!)

By | June 12, 2014

By Beth, Contributing Writer This post has been sponsored by Zukay Live Foods. All thoughts and opinions are  my own. Ferment – What? Fermented foods are all the rage online these days. You’ll find tons of tutorial on how to ferment everything from veggies to ketchup and even something called kefir. But why? Why has Read More

Homemade Bubble Bath

By | May 7, 2014

  Image by oleg, We’ve always been big fans of bubble baths. However, I’m not a big fan of the long list of ingredients on the bottle. Solution? Make your own! Kid Approved/Mom Friendly Bubble Bath ½ cups Dr. Bronner’s liquid soap (or another natural liquid soap) 1 egg white That’s it! Mix it together Read More

5 Reasons Your Little Ones Should Be Gardening

By | May 6, 2014

  Image by Oscar Shen Written by Beth, Contributing Writer Kids love playing outside and getting dirty. Put those eager little hands to good work this year by letting them help in your garden! 1) Where Food Comes From I’ve always felt that it was very important for my child to know that food doesn’t just Read More

I’m A Single Mom – Please Withhold Judgement

By | April 15, 2014

  Image by walknboston By Beth, Contributing Writer Hi, I’m Beth. And I’m a single mom – please withhold judgment. If you’d asked me a year ago if those words would ever leave my lips I would have answered with a resounding no. I think it’s fair to say that most single moms never expected Read More

Rainy Day Survival Guide

By | March 11, 2014

Image by Lottie45 By Beth, Contributing Writer We’ve all been there. The third day straight of rain (or snow, or sleet, or hurricane) and the kids are going crazy. In fact, you’re going crazy. As you step over the legos you start racking your brain for something to entertain the little people around you. Here’s how Read More

8 Things We Did To Stay Healthy This Winter

By | February 20, 2014

  Image by  *~Dawn~* By Beth, Contributing Writer. Come February I am always so thankful we live in the southern part of the US. For us, winter is coming to a close and warmer days are right around the corner. It’s always a good time for me to reflect on the previous season – especially when Read More


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