Continuous Parenting – what’s that?

This is an interesting read for any parent feeling the burned out sensation. The world we live in is a lot different than the one our parents raised us in. Technology has made it possible for us to be in constant contact with our children, which triggers our brains to be "on duty" ALL THE…

To the tired mama…

Mama remember: soothing, feeding, cradling, comforting your babies - IS WORK.⁣⁣We often feel we have that laundry list (literally laundry) of tasks that we must finish in order to feel “accomplished” and “adequate” as mothers. ⁣Somehow our most important job, raising our babies, has somehow become “not enough.”⁣That if you solely just do that throughout…

Easy Pad Thai

This is one of my favorite Pad Thai recipes. I specifically like because I'll make three or four bathes as a time and freeze the extras. The most time consuming part of Pad Thai is the sauce, by prepping it before, this meal turns into the easiest dinner of the week. Here's the gist of…

Working out…What’s that??

The internal battle of a mother Being a mom is tough as crap. There I said it, and I'll say it again and again. There are many other phrases that justify the job of motherhood, but right now, this is my go-to. The amount of pressure mothers are put under is absolutely ridiculous. In a…

What Fuels The Engine?

Coffee, love & sunsets People often ask me, what keeps you going? You have 5 kids, a husband, multiple small business, a household to run, 45 different schedules to keep, etc. etc. In the simplest form of an answer it’s this. Coffee. is my best friend. I’ll drink it in the morning, mid-day, afternoon, evening,…

Vegan Rice Bowl

This vegetable and rice bowl is hearty, healthy and nutritious. You can use it as a fun summer salad, or even bring it to a party as a side dish. Combining brown rice, vegetables and a vegan sour cream-based dressing, this recipe is a crowd pleaser! To make it even more of a fan favorite,…

How Quickly We Forget…

Shoutout to all you rockstar mama’s who are in the thick of it right now with a newbie.  My “baby” is 3.5 now and I CAN NOT believe how quickly I forgot how difficult it is to do anything with a new baby. Here I am yesterday…My friend needed help to watch her son, she…

Motherhood

supporting each other If a mama is running late in the morning, just know she’s had a full day already. Murphy’s Law applies here, too: if it can go wrong, it will. And it probably has been going wrong since she first opened her eyes. If a mama’s house is messy, assume she picks up…

The Best Blender

click here to purchase!!! I can't rave about this blender enough! You won't be disappointed, I promise! If you follow any of my recipes, you'll notice that most of them require some sort of a high-powered blender. This has been my blender of choice since I purchased it 5 years ago. It has lasted, and…