Two weeks ago was technically H week but we ended up traveling to see hubs' family so I decided to take an extra week and cover H this past week as well. Aadie wasn't really into learning about a new letter because there was so much excitement around her (I can't blame her). Since doing … Continue reading Hold Your Horses… it’s H Week!
Recently I have been doing a lot of thinking about self care and the accountability that goes along with it. Being a SAHM it would be just too easy to put myself on the back burner, forget all of my goals and passions in life and fade away into the shadows. Luckily for me, that … Continue reading Self Care & Accountability is NOT “Being Selfish”.
I haven't written an update about our vegan journey in a while, so here we go! It has been about 2 months now and things are going well . When we are at home in our nice vegan bubble things are excellent! I am finding a lot of recipes and we are truly enjoying a … Continue reading 2 months in… we are *mostly* vegan, and I’m OK with that.
Last week we learned all about the letter F. My parents were still here for some of it and Aadie was very excited that they got to watch her/ take part in some of the activities! We took full advantage of having family together and had some family portraits done of my parents, brother, myself, … Continue reading Flips, Finger Paint & Fishies… it’s F week.
A couple weeks ago was E week on our letter of the week journey. It was a light week, project wise, BUT it was exciting because Daddy was on vacation AND Nainy and Grampy came to visit! Aadie had a great time telling them the letter we were learning about and all of the other … Continue reading Eggstra Exciting “E” Week
I kind of feel like I have been slacking on my blogging lately.... or have I? After spending some time thinking about why I blog, I have come to realize that really, I blog when I need an outlet... when I feel like I am cut off from adult interaction, and feel like I need to … Continue reading Why Do YOU Blog?
Some unexpected perks of a major lifestyle change!
You may or may not know, depending on if you follow my blog and saw my recent post, but my family and I decided to try a completely plant-based diet. The reason, or reasons being as follows.... 1. We watched a documentary that explained the disgusting effects that eating meat has on the body, and … Continue reading What Happened the First Week We Went Vegan.
My Dad sent me a text this weekend telling me to watch a Netflix documentary called What the Health... of course I looked it up online and saw the description: What the Health is the groundbreaking follow-up film from the creators of the award winning documentary Cowspiracy. The film follows intrepid filmmaker Kip Andersen as he … Continue reading One minute read… Veganism
This has been on my mind for a while... and it is not meant to sound negative, but no matter how I try to write it, it does a little bit. Why, oh why in the year 2017 do I still feel like I am defending my family when I go out in public with my children? Why … Continue reading Next time you see that young mom lugging her kids around, make her smile by saying this…