December 2, 2016

Eight Easy Christmas Ornaments That You Can Make With Your Kids

December Crafts for Kids

Christmas is one of my favorite times of the year and I love to decorate! We put our Christmas decorations up the day after Thanksgiving and always have fun doing it.

We are always looking for December crafts for kids that we can create together.

As building family memories is so important to me we made lots of ornaments for our tree.

Here are eight different ornaments that we made with instructions and a supply list.

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September 16, 2016

To co-sleep or not co-sleep? That is the question!

Sleeping newborn co-sleeping

If you are a new parent one of the biggest questions probably on your mind is where is the baby going to sleep. And if you start asking around for opinions, you will quickly find that it can be a hot topic.

In fact, there doesn’t seem to be much neutrality as most people tend to be adamantly for or against it.

Both sides feel their opinions are best and well researched. Continue reading

Healthy Flour. Does It Exist? And Where Can You Get It?

Wheat Brian Severson Farm

As a mom of three boys, I am constantly striving to find healthy, whole foods for my family. Lately, the food that concerns me the most is bread and anything else that is made with flour like pancakes, waffles, and muffins.

Let’s face it, with three active boys, I would go crazy if I eliminated bread and could not make sandwiches.

We are trying to make better choices, and for the most part, we are buying organic bread and organic whole wheat flour. However, the more I learn, the more I realize that even those choices might not be as healthy as they seem.

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Looking for the Best Slow Juicer? Try the SKG New Generation

Fresh juice from a masticating juicer

A Review of the SKG New Generation Wide Chute Anti-Oxidation Slow Masticating Juicer

Doctors, nutritionists, and other healthcare experts often talk about the benefits of consuming naturally extracted juices. They say that regular consumption of natural juices helps prevent cancer and protects us against ailments by boosting immunity. 

This juicer review will look at one of the best juicer machines on the market made by SKG. In fact, many consider it to be one of the best masticating  juicers available.

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