• February 10, 2015

    Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu

    Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu More Praise for Coconut Oil!             Last week-end I lost my voice!  What a horrible thing to h...
  • January 26, 2015

    Clever Kitchen Tips Part Two

    In case you missed it, check out Clever Kitchen Tips from T Part One! There you will find more tips for food and other odds and ends around the house....
  • January 20, 2015

    How Much Water Do Kids Need

    Mommy, can I have a drink of water?             Does this question sound familiar?  Could it be that they really ARE thirsty?  How much w...
  • January 13, 2015

    I Don’t Want to Eat That

    “I DON’T WANT TO EAT THAT!” Reading Parents magazine I came across an article about kids who won’t eat what’s put in front of them.   What...
  • January 6, 2015

    Cooking with Herbs 103

    Welcome to Cooking with Herbs 103! In case you missed it, check out my other articles Growing Your Own Herbs 101 and Drying your own Herbs 102. This p...

Preschool Card Writing Kids Activity

When Mia first started preschool, they taught her how to write her name by tracing letters. It was important to me to practice at home in a fun and creative…

Upcycling- The Coolest Trend to Hit Your Home

  Upcycling is a bit like recycling, except instead of reusing something for the same purpose (rewearing clothing from a thrift store- which is awesome in its own right), it…

Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu

Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu More Praise for Coconut Oil!             Last week-end I lost my voice!  What a horrible thing to happen to anyone, what an awful…

Upcycled Saint Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids

  Yay! Saint Patrick’s Day is almost here. I think one of my favorite projects to do with Mia out of all the holidays is making a Leprechaun trap. It’s…

Valentines Day Craft Ideas for Kids

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so I thought I’d put together a list of some fun and easy Valentine’s Day craft ideas for kids from some talented Bloggers….

Repurposed Chicken Feeder Ideas

Repurposed Chicken Feeder Ideas UPCYCLE THAT FEEDER! With our chickens and pigeons on the property, I have learned to embrace the fact that their “artifacts” are going to be a…

Clever Kitchen Tips Part Two

In case you missed it, check out Clever Kitchen Tips from T Part One! There you will find more tips for food and other odds and ends around the house….

Cleaning with Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil to the Rescue! There it was; the table of my dreams!  Stuck away in the back of an antique store in Cayucos, in northern California, was a dusty…

Take the 5 Love Language Profile Test

Valentine’s Day is coming!  Learn to speak the language of love! How are you going to express your love to that someone special on Valentine’s Day?  Better yet, how do…

How Much Water Do Kids Need

Mommy, can I have a drink of water?             Does this question sound familiar?  Could it be that they really ARE thirsty?  How much water do kids need?   Let’s tackle…