It’s Here…Flu and Cold Season

Flu and colds are inevitable.  No matter how hard we try, we typically can’t get away from at least getting one cold.  BUT we can still try ūüôā Don’t you hate waking up with the feeling of a cold coming on or you’re getting sick?  I know I do!  It’s so annoying!  We still need […]

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Coocoo For Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is incredibly useful in my house and I always have a jar handy.  I cook with it, make personal care items and give it to my dog.  Coconut oil helps with healing, boost your immunity and helps with digestion.  Here is a link with some benefits: 11 Surprising Benefits & Uses of Coconut Oil […]

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Me Days

Life gets BEYOND a little crazy sometimes. ¬†Between working, taking care of kids, pets, our houses and yards….the list can go on. ¬†I’m sure I am not the only person who has a “to do” list a mile long and no time to do any of it. ¬†Well, before we even begin getting into the […]

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Solo Cup Bowling

The newest toddler activity in our house is…Solo Cup Bowling and Solo Cup Pyramids.  Another great Pinterest find!  A has always loved Solo Cups.  Now instead of just the small, shot size, she loves the big ones.  Especially all the different colors they now come in!  We are boring and only have the red ones […]

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Pumpkin Syrup and TIU Fall Challenge

A was up really early this morning. ¬†She woke up so happy and full of energy that I was surprisingly able to make some pumpkin muffins and try making some pumpkin syrup for my chais. ¬†She kept herself entertained until right before the muffins went into the oven! My favorite local tea shop White Heron […]

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TGFL: Thank Goodness For Lavender

Ever since A¬†was born, fevers make me nervous (well everything makes me nervous when it comes to her!). ¬†They can come out of nowhere and that’s typically how A‘s¬†usually start. ¬†She doesn’t take medicine very well for us. ¬†It’s always a two person job and I end up being covered! ¬†What can we possibly do […]

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Gotta Try This Chai

It’s FINALLY starting to get a little chillier! ¬†It makes enjoying a hot cup of tea even better. ¬†My top go to teas are Green tea and Chai. ¬†I love trying different kinds and finding new places to buy loose leaf tea. One night I was google searching different places and randomly decided to check […]

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Eagerly Welcoming Fall

Fall is by far my favorite season.  I’ve been waiting for sweatshirt weather and hoping it will start this week, it’s been a warm weekend.  Despite that, I’ve finally made a batch of good pumpkin muffins.  It’s been hard to squeeze in some baking.  Typically depends on if we are actually home and what my […]

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Shopping and Laundry Basketball

Toddlers have so much energy!!  Our little one is a year and a half old and she is non stop!  She likes to play with her toys but will find anything around the house to play with.  Up until two months ago, she loved playing with our kcup holder.  We have a three tier round […]

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Book Review: “The Stars Are Fire”

  My aunt and cousin recommended the book The Starts Are Fire by Anita Shreve to me and picked me up a copy.  This story takes place in Maine in 1947 and is about a drought that results in fires all along the Maine coast.  The main character, Grace, is only 24.  She is married […]

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