Simple Preschool Lunch Ideas

In our house, breakfast and dinner tend to be the most nutritious meals. If its the weekend we usually pack a healthy snack in replace of lunch to take with us to the beach or

Book Review: Your Self Confident Baby

This month I read: “Your Self Confident Baby: how to encourage your child’s natural abilities – from the very start“ Favorite Quotes “What is essential is to observe. Get to know your child. If you

Pizza Soup

I have a list of soups we eat regularly and rotate through and this is one of our favorites that we never get tired of. You can easily customize it to make it more to

Book Review: How to Raise a Wild Child

This month I read: ‘How to Raise a Wild Child’ by Scott Sampson Favorite Quotes: “Play is the highest form of research” -Albert Einstein “The major problems in the world are a result of the

Homemade Applesauce

This past October we went apple picking at a you-pick orchard about an hour from our house near Half Moon Bay. I heard that Fuji, Gala, and Honeycrisp tend to make the best applesauce so

Jambalaya

This is one of those perfect comfort food meals to add to your fall recipe list. You can dial up or down the spice depending on how spicy you like your jambalaya. The way I

Journaling

Keeping a journal is less common these days in the world of technology, social media, and little time. For me, I use a mix of old fashion journaling and online journaling. In some ways my

10 Tips for Reducing Plastic Use

Why reduce plastic? To start off, let’s briefly discuss why we would even want to reduce plastic in the first place… As quoted from one of the studies I linked to below, researchers say: “Plastic,