Category: Real Life

My Weight Loss Journey

My Weight Loss Journey

I have been overweight for my entire adult life. There.  I said it.  In public, on my blog.  Now, this isn’t a shocker for anyone who knows and loves me.  It’s not news.  It’s a fact. But you know what? I’m done. Right now.  Today […]

Feeding A Picky Eater

Feeding A Picky Eater

Feeding A Picky Eater We are pretty lucky.  From the time he was very little our son has always been an adventurous eater.  He’s that way naturally, and we have encouraged this as well with our “take it or leave it” policy at the dinner […]

Loving Yourself – the Best Gift You Can Give Your Child

Loving Yourself – the Best Gift You Can Give Your Child

  Loving Yourself – The Best Gift You Can Give Your Child Since college I have not been confident about my “non-perfect” body. Regardless of the fact that my husband thinks I’m beautiful, and he always encourages me to to love myself–like he does, I was […]

Making the Most of Sick Days

Making the Most of Sick Days

Making the Most of Sick Days Even when my little guy is sick, and should be resting, he doesn’t slow down.  He wants to play, he wants to read, he wants to draw, he wants to experiment. So I’ve come up with ways of making […]

Giving Back During the Holiday Season

Giving Back During the Holiday Season

Giving Back During the Holiday Season One of the biggest lessons that you can teach your child is how important it is to help others.  The holidays are the perfect time to put those words into action.  There are many different ways that you can […]