A Word on Thanksgiving – Stop the Candy Coating

I am reading There's no such thing as bad weather to prepare myself for outdoor activities with my little one as winter approaches. In the book, the author talks about how in Sweden and other Nordic countries, that educators are honest with the students about the human impact on climate change. Fearing that the information… Continue reading A Word on Thanksgiving – Stop the Candy Coating

My Summer Diaper Bag Essentials

Summer is my SEASON. Growing up in Botswana where it is hot for the most of the year  makes me LOVE this season so much. I like to spend my time outside exploring or swimming and since I prefer babywearing over using a stroller, my diaper bag has to be functional for both my partner… Continue reading My Summer Diaper Bag Essentials

My First Year Baby Essentials

I've been a mom for almost a YEAR now. Holy crap. It's been amazingly fulfilling and challenging. My daughter is growing into a smart, beautiful, hilarious ham and I am so glad I get to be her mom. I thought I'd share some products, services, themes and advice on what got me through this first… Continue reading My First Year Baby Essentials

10 Ways You Can Become A Part of Your Community

  Humans need interaction with each other. Whether you're an introvert, extrovert,or ambivert such as myself, we all need to get together and enjoy the presence of other humans for our sanity and well being. As spring is upon us, the phrase "bloom where planted" has been on my mind. Today, I wanted to share… Continue reading 10 Ways You Can Become A Part of Your Community

5 ways to make your home more eco-friendly

My partner has been on a home improvement kick. This past month has seen us visiting several different home improvement stores and weighing our different options. This got me thinking about actual steps folks can take to make their homes more eco-friendly and here is what we came up with. Re-usable air filters - Did… Continue reading 5 ways to make your home more eco-friendly