Archive for the ‘Family’ Category

Did you know…


…that you can print coupons off Whole Foods’ website?  I just learned this from a family member who does extreme couponing and I’m so excited!!! It isn’t exactly advertised front and center on the website, so if you look at the top, right-hand corner, you’ll see a litte icon that says “Coupons.” Once you click […]



I’ve been feeling burned out with this whole mothering thing.  It has gotten monotonous, tedious and downright depressing.  Perhaps the fact that we’re not going on vacation this summer has something to do with it, or the tremendous void left from being on summer break from my Moms ‘n More (BLOOM) Bible study…whatever the reasons, […]

Ok, so I’m only two months late posting about Emmie’s 1st birthday and a ton of other things (*blush*) but here goes… I am not a party person…I hate dealing with all the minute details, trying to come up with a theme, figuring out a place to host the party so I don’t have five to ten […]

For any who are interested, I’ve decided to start a separate blog strictly devoted to Candida, recipes, tips, etc.  So if you keep checking this blog hoping for new recipe posts and keep leaving disappointed, head on over to Candida and Food.  I’ve recently posted a new cookbook recommendation and an accompanying recipe that is […]



If Rudyard Kipling If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you; If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too; If you can wait and not be tired by waiting, Or, being lied about, don’t deal in […]

Spring is on it’s way!  We took advantage of the pretty weather and headed into the country for some family photos.  

Ok, maybe breakthrough is a bit of an exaggeration, but I have discovered a new breakfast option I’m excited to share.  I found this Creamy Buckwheat Cereal at Whole Foods and thought it would be a great alternative to oatmeal.  I fixed it with butter, cinnamon, nutmeg, Stevia and coconut milk.  Sounds delicious, doesn’t it? […]