Birth Resources

In Mia's Story and Inklings on a New Life I promised I would put together a list of birth resources before I give birth. At this point I have read over twenty books throughout my pregnancy, listened to hundreds of podcasts, and spent countless hours getting sucked down a rabbit hole of research on Google images. … Continue reading Birth Resources

Our Family Command Center

A few months ago I stumbled upon fellow blogger Mallory's blog post about her Family Command Center. I had never heard of such a magical thing before, and was immediately sucked down the rabbit hole Pinteresting the crap out of "family command center." In fact you can check out some of the pins I saved to … Continue reading Our Family Command Center

Gold Millennial Tidying Challenge!

Marie Kondo is more popular than ever thanks to her new Netflix show, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo. Her book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, originally released in the US in 2014 (and Japan in 2011), has once again skyrocketed up the bestseller lists and acquired copious waitlistees at libraries. Her second book, Spark … Continue reading Gold Millennial Tidying Challenge!

The Wrong Kind of Butter

Like many wives/mommies in charge of Christmas, as I wrote in my monthly column Millennial Musings over at Align Body and Soul, I've been keeping the cookie jar stocked with fresh-baked, home-made Christmas cookies. 'Tis the season. I've been using Earth Balance from our standard 45 oz container (my family can't seem to live with … Continue reading The Wrong Kind of Butter