5 Unschooling Mantras

Our schooling journey has come a long ways from where it began, in our local preschool class next to our house. We are now beginning to adapt to an unschooling approach to homeschooling our little ones. Although I know in my heart it is best for our kids, during the school starting season I sometimes worry I should be doing more. In the spirit of quieting those worries here are my top five unschooling mantras.Follow your Child's Lead. This can be the hardest one for me to remember If things Read more [...]

Learning Genetic Risks with Futura Genetics

Thank you goes to Futura Genetics for providing me with product in exchange for review purposes. All opinions belong to me.How cool would it be to know what your specific genetic risks are for certain conditions diseases and ailments? I personally thought it would be very cool! Not only did I think it would be cool but also very useful to see what I could be more at risk for and then make some life changes in order to help my body in preventing those types of conditions.I turned to Futura Read more [...]

Clean Protein While Breastfeeding with Pure Foods

Thank you to Pure Food for providing me with product in exchange for review purposes. All opinions are my own. I mentioned in a previous post that my family has made the dietary switch to eating a whole food plant based vegan diet. My husband expressed a huge concern about protein when we first switched. I had read so much I wasn't much concerned about getting the daily allowance of protein for kids, men and women on this diet. One thing I hadn't considered was the fact that not only was I working Read more [...]

DIY Little Girls Tie Dye Dress

I absolutely love crafting, creating and making just about anything. Sewing has been an area that makes me a bit nervous as it takes so much time and if you get it wrong it feels like a waste of said time. When we were going to Hippy Fest we all made our own tie dye shirts to wear there. My husbands turned out to be his favorite shirt! My daughter didn't really like hers much so I decided to help her out and make a dress out of the couple extra shirts that we had made. Here is a tutorial on how I Read more [...]

Pacific Coast Bedding ~ A Review of Comfort

Thank you to Hollander for providing me with product in exchange for review purposes. All opinions are my own. My husband and I love pillows, we have so many in our bed. We sleep with pillows between our legs, at the foot of the bed in case we loose one and of course one for our heads. I think one thing so many people can agree upon is the need for specific types of pillows because everyone needs a certain kind of pillow. Some people like more neck support from a pillow, some people like less. Read more [...]