Five Favorite Things to Make Me Feel Better

Illness got you down? Looking to feel better? Today’s Five Favorite Things are those that help me feel better and stay feeling well. Nothing I say in this post should be construed as medical advice. Please talk to your physician. At this moment a week ago I was on a plane to Minnesota. Since then […]

Five Favorite Things for Being Healthy

We each get only one body in this lifetime, so it’s in our best interests to take care of them. Here are some of my favorite things for being healthy. Five favorite things is a game I created several years ago to play with my littles at bedtime. We lie in the dark and I ask […]

5 Reasons to Exercise that You Should Pay Attention To

There are many excuses we can make not to be fit, but there are plenty of reasons to exercise, all of which will do our bodies good. Disclosure: I am not a doctor, nor do I play one on TV. The following is a result of my own research. Please confirm everything I say with […]

How I Updated Our Emergency Supplies this Month

Having emergency supplies on hand can be an important life-saving technique. It can help you and your family weather a difficult time. After years of worrying about earthquakes and other natural disasters, I finally established an emergency supply kit in our garage and created 24-hour go bags for the kids. While we haven’t had to use any […]

Mom Hacks to Help You Feel Healthy This Fall

Fall is full of activity: school, play, and loads of holidays. Be prepared to help your family feel healthy through it all with these simple mom hacks.  This post is sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare. All opinions are my own. If you took a look at our homeschool calendar, you might faint. I almost did. With […]

Learn to Use Natural Remedies

The world of natural remedies can seem confusing, but it doesn’t have to be. If we take the time to learn about herbs and essential oils, we can help our families feel better and stay healthier. Right before our trip to France, I did something I never thought I would do. I bought some essential […]

A Get Well Kit for When Sick Gets Real

Packing a Get Well Kit for home or travel is one great way to make it easier when sick gets real. Include these items to make it easy to nurse your sick child. This post is sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare. All opinions are my own. One never plans to get sick, right? We don’t say, “Hey, […]

Be Prepared for an Emergency

It’s in the best interests of your family to be prepared for an emergency or natural disaster. Follow these tips to help you get started. Be Prepared for an Emergency No one plans to have a hurricane come through or for a wildfire to take their home. Unfortunately, it’s one of life’s bitter surprises. However, […]