I have a good friend who travels across the country every summer with her husband and three boys to their lake house oasis. They try to go back to basics as much as possible, limit electronics, play board games, and generally have old-school family time at the lake. She told me recently that she tries to teach her … Read More about 20 Practical Skills You Should Teach Your Tween Now
School’s out for summer! With that, our kids suddenly have A LOT more unscheduled time. Once the dust settles from the end-of-the-school-year frenzy and you’ve had a chance to take a breath, you may find yourself at a loss for how to make the most of the long summer days.
Try these 9 engaging ideas to celebrate Earth Day with your toddler!
DōTERRA essential oils have become a part of many of my everyday routines. One of my favorite topical EO uses is this essential oil face serum. I’ve been using it every night for over a year, and if I happen to forget it on a night, I miss the glowy look it gives my skin … Read More about Nourishing DIY Essential Oil Face Serum
Turning 40 is often cast in a negative light. Yesterday I came across an article that was about how when you’re turning 40 years old, you basically fall apart. Your eyesight goes, your bones ache, your hair turns gray, you start forgetting things…you’ve heard it all too, I am sure. In this article I read, the silver … Read More about The Truth About Turning 40: 5 Reasons It’s Awesome
Need to get your creative juices flowing ASAP? Try these essential oil diffuser blends to spark your creative energy!
In The Kitchen
Blueberry crisp made from scratch is one of those recipes that is comfort food and a sweet treat all wrapped into one. And, it is surprisingly quick and easy to throw together! If you keep frozen blueberries in the freezer for smoothies, then it is likely you already have what you need to make it … Read More about Simple Blueberry Crisp Recipe
Do your kids take a lunchbox to school for lunch? My kids do the majority of the time. With my boys who are now 12 and 14 years old, we pack a school lunch mainly because they eat so darned much! If you have a teenaged boy you know what I’m talking about. We got to … Read More about How To Pack A Thermos For A Hungry Teen’s Lunchbox
This simple slow cooker recipe for Spicy Chipotle Shredded Beef is the perfect addition to your Mexican food spread! Just 5 minutes to prep. Easy and delicious!
Guys can be difficult to buy gifts for. Especially when he’s a low-maintenance kind of outdoorsy guy who doesn’t really want or like a lot of “stuff.” If this describes your guy and you are looking for gift ideas for him that he will love, you are in the right place! Get him one of the … Read More about Outdoorsy Gifts For Father’s Day