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  Image by ndrwfgg Lately we’ve gained a whole bunch of new readers.  That’s so great!  I’m excited that you’re here, and I hope you stick around. I wanted to talk to you all a little bit today.  Pretend we’re in a coffee shop, pulling up some chairs to have a real conversation.  I’ll be Read More

Today I’m going to tell you about a grain-free mix company that might just change things for you! Simple Mills I was approached by Katlin of Simple Mills a few weeks ago.  Her family has multiple food allergies, and found it difficult to find foods that worked for them.  She decided to create a company Read More

One night, I just needed some soft tacos.  You know how that is?  You’re craving it and you just have to have it. I scoured the options at Trader Joe’s, looking for some reasonably healthy tortillas.  There were none I wanted to buy.  They either contained corn and soy, or they were made of white flour. Read More

By Kresha Faber, Contributing Writer In the chilly days of autumn, baking can be a welcome past-time. It’s also a welcome excuse to bake with your kids, and these apple muffins offer lots of opportunity for kids of all ages and skill levels to cook with you.  Put on some favorite music, have some apple Read More

Wow — I can’t believe it, but it’s been four years since I first started Modern Alternative Mama. Back then, I was a fairly new mom of kids who were 20 months and (almost) 3 months, with a dream of sharing all of the stuff I was learning with an audience who might listen.  I Read More

Quick announcement: Tomorrow, Wednesday, October 9th, is Modern Alternative Mama’s 4th anniversary! To celebrate, it will be Dollar Day — all of our ebooks will be just $1, Wednesday only! Last week I wrote a post called “Why I’m Not Going Pink This Month.”  Most of the people who replied agreed…and most of the ones who Read More

Several months back, I published my electrolyte drink recipe.  It’s great stuff — good for exercising, fall sports, and stomach viruses.  Really any time you need rehydrating. But, you know…if you’re sick, right now, are you going to want to stand up for 10 minutes to make this?  What if you don’t even have the Read More

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