Free Online Resources For Homebound Kids

Being homebound doesn’t have to be miserable! It may be a temptation to slump around and be lazy, but this isn’t good for our physical or mental health. Kids especially need to stay stimulated somewhat regularly. The good news is that there are many free online resources for homebound kids! Keep reading for my picks.… Continue reading Free Online Resources For Homebound Kids

30+ Ways to Gift Experiences for Kids (Even Last Minute)

Let me start with saying that material gifts are not all bad! However, they often lead to stress for both the giver and the receiver. Have you ever gifted an experience? Even last minute, an experience gift can be easy to arrange, thoughtful, and rewarding to both giver and receiver. They can be priceless memories… Continue reading 30+ Ways to Gift Experiences for Kids (Even Last Minute)

My Miscarriage Story

This is obviously very personal. I went back and forth before deciding to share this. However, I believe that in order to end the stigma that surrounds miscarriage, we must be comfortable talking about it. Women should not be expected to remain silent about something as life-changing and heartbreaking as losing a preborn child. We… Continue reading My Miscarriage Story

Nontoxic Postpartum Recovery Kit

You did it! Your little human is here. Congrats, mama! Now let’s get to resting and healing your body so you can be the best mom to your sweet pea. Isn’t the vagina amazing? And the uterus too? God’s design is mind-blowing. Your body put in a lot of work, so let’s make sure it… Continue reading Nontoxic Postpartum Recovery Kit

Nontoxic and Sustainable Breastfeeding Must Haves

Breast milk provides ideal nutrition for babies. It is food designed specifically for the baby–how amazing! Although it may be the most natural way to feed a baby, it doesn’t always come easily. Here are my nontoxic and sustainable breastfeeding must haves. Disclaimer: This post includes affiliate links, and I will earn a commission if… Continue reading Nontoxic and Sustainable Breastfeeding Must Haves

Natural Ways to Avoid Back-To-School Illness

August means back to school! It’s an exciting time that can also sometimes come with germs and illness. It’s important to have a strong immune system in order to enjoy this time without getting sick. Here are some simple, natural ways to avoid back-to-school and daycare illness. Disclaimer: This post includes affiliate links, and I… Continue reading Natural Ways to Avoid Back-To-School Illness

DIY Padsicles: Cold Packs for Postpartum Recovery

If you are planning on a vaginal childbirth, then you can also plan on having a sore *ahem* private area after delivery. Pushing a tiny human from your body is no small feat. Congrats, Momma! Now let’s make sure you’re taking care of you so you can be the best mom to your new bundle… Continue reading DIY Padsicles: Cold Packs for Postpartum Recovery

Fear Shouldn’t Stop You From Announcing a Baby on the Way

The first trimester of pregnancy is exhilarating, challenging, and terrifying. So many changes are happening and society expects you to keep quiet about it and pretend like nothing is different. A baby goes through most of its development in the first 12 weeks. This often reeks havoc on the mother’s body; fatigue, nausea, vomiting, anxiety.… Continue reading Fear Shouldn’t Stop You From Announcing a Baby on the Way

Accidental Advocate

In August of 2016, I lost my first baby. We named her Olive. This miscarriage changed me, broke me, shook me, tested me. Alex, my husband, and I were newlyweds but the newlywed bliss was quickly changed to something deeper. We clung to each other and to God to survive the grief. There are still days when… Continue reading Accidental Advocate

Fearfully Made, Fearlessly Living

What does it mean to be fearfully made? It means that each of us are put together with intention and attention to every detail. We are awesomely made and by the same Creator who painted the skies and hung the stars. This is incredibly profound to me. We each have unique talents and gifts and… Continue reading Fearfully Made, Fearlessly Living