our sleep routine

I'll never forget the time my husband told me about being invited to do something in the middle of the day and him saying we couldn't because that was our kid's nap time, and the person's reply was, "oh you're that type of parent." I'm still not 100% sure what that comment was supposed to… Continue reading our sleep routine

Motherhood, Natural Living

toddler meal ideas

Figuring out what to feed little people can be a tricky business. As parents, we want to make sure they are getting plenty of balanced nutrition, but not every kid wants to eat super healthy all the time. We try our best to be mindful of the nutrition Felix is getting while still remembering that… Continue reading toddler meal ideas

Natural Living

how we’re reducing waste in our home

If you've been paying attention, you've probably seen everybody and their mom talking about low waste living. Some may see it as a fad, but I believe it's here to stay. People are getting more conscious of how much trash they are producing in their homes and the affects it has on the environment. Now… Continue reading how we’re reducing waste in our home


i never thought i’d be the angry parent

Ok people, I'm about to get really vulnerable here. You can probably tell by the title what I'm talking about today, but it's a part of parenting that I never expected to experience and one I've been too afraid to be open about...until now. I think before any of us has kids we have this… Continue reading i never thought i’d be the angry parent


ryker’s birth story

The last 5 days with baby Ryker have been a complete whirlwind, but today is the first day where it feels like we can finally relax a little and start settling into our new routine. Daddy is on leave from work and playing with Felix in the backyard while little brother is napping next to… Continue reading ryker’s birth story


postpartum must haves

If you search the internet, you can find about a million lists of things you should bring with you to the hospital or birth center when you have your baby. But what about AFTER when you're settled back at home? There's the obvious things like pads and nursing bras (if you plan on breastfeeding) and… Continue reading postpartum must haves