Monthly Archives: May 2011


I feel like we hear about the consequences of a stressful lifestyle a lot; it raises your risk of heart disease, lowers your immune system, & really does nothing good for you. But knowing that, at least for me, doesn’t … Continue reading

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Kaden’s Birth Story

One year ago today my beautiful baby boy was born! I wrote out his birth story a few months ago, & wanted to share it today in honor of his birthday  🙂 It’s more of a journal entry than anything … Continue reading

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Public Breastfeeding

At first nursing in public was really weird to me. I don’t think I had ever seen anyone do it before & it just seemed strange, out of place. However, I had a newborn who nursed every half hour for … Continue reading

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Vegetable Fried Rice

If you’re looking for an easy Asian meal to make at home, this one is a winner.  Made with brown rice & organic eggs & vegetables, it’s wholesome & delicious.  It’s one of our favorites, & convenient because we almost … Continue reading

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How to make Homemade Baby Wipes

When I started to cloth diaper the idea of using cloth wipes too was intimidating to me.  I find that amusing now because they are really so simple, and I no longer have the problem of accidentally putting the disposable … Continue reading

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Organic 411

I believe a lot in organic food, and will probably mention it in a lot of posts. Here is a brief explanation of what organic actually means for those who may not know, or for a refresher for those who … Continue reading

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Chicken Tortilla Soup

Kaden & I just finished making Chicken Tortilla Soup for dinner tonight. I love this recipe because it’s relatively easy, extremely delicious, & super convenient to make ahead of time, because you can leave it in the crock pot all … Continue reading

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