Dense, moist, slightly sweet and nostalgic. These are the words I think of when I’m talking about brown bread. Not to be confused with whole wheat bread, brown bread is entirely its own creature (a little less nutritious, but a whole lot tastier). Today I will share my brown bread recipe for the breadmaker with… Read More Delicious Maritime Brown Bread Recipe for the Bread Maker
Since becoming a mom, I have slowly been trying to be more eco-friendly. I want to leave the earth in a better place for my baby. Lofty ambitions? I know every little bit helps and many baby steps will add up to a big difference. Here are my top five easy ways to become more… Read More Become Eco-Friendly: Five Easy Ways to Go Green
Everyone loves a summer road trip, right? Especially when it involves a beach. But as a mom, sometimes you need a vacation from packing for your vacation, am I right? We recently took a road trip to our lakeside cottage. This is definitely my happy place, but now that I am a mom, the insane… Read More What to Pack: Toddler Day At The Beach
I am so excited to be done teaching for the summer (love my munchkins, but I really am), especially because I have unlimited time to spend with Hannah and to start our summer adventures. On the top of my priority list is morning cuddles in the big bed, something I never get to do during… Read More Summer Bucket List for Toddlers
Now that we’re on summer vacation, I have been looking for ways to keep Hannah outside on the deck with me. She is turning into an inside girl (terrified of bugs… she got a horsefly bite yesterday and I’ve never heard her scream so loud!). One snack she loved when she was a baby was… Read More Healthy Snack Alert: Clean Eating Raspberry Popsicle Recipe
I am always on the lookout for any way to sneak some veggies into my semi-picky eater’s diet. Despite doing baby-led weaning and have a one year old who would eat literally anything (except mangoes….who doesn’t like mangoes?), my baby has turned into a typical toddler who turns her nose up at most vegetables (with… Read More Superfoods: Kale and Basil Pesto Recipe
From the time I was a child, I knew I would cloth diaper my babies. I had zero role models who used cloth, or who were eco-friendly in pretty much any way except good ol’ curbside recycling. However, as the generation who grew up with Fern Gully (amazing…so emotional!) and Captain Planet, environmental awareness was… Read More Five Reasons Why I Chose to Cloth Diaper and What I Told the Haters
Hi Everyone! This is my first post on what I hope becomes a successful website that connects moms and provides resources for your most important priorities, namely your homes, yourselves and most importantly, your little ones! To begin, I feel as though I should introduce myself. My name is Cindy and I am a kindergarten… Read More Hello world!