I'm not a real mom, but I did play one once.
Some friends of mine, planning an overseas trip, asked me to stay with their boys while they were gone. Honored to be chosen-- especially after I heard that the boys, ages 12, 14, and 16, ha... Read more
Recently, while bringing the wood in for our woodstove, a friend of ours said, "With all those boys, you’re bringing in the wood?" By "all those boys," he was referring to our four sons. I quickly explained to him that w... Read more
Cheers to a boy who didn’t know any better.
Cheers to a man who didn’t let a little thing like reality stand in his way.
Cheers to a self-taught musician whose creativity and skill is the stuff of legend.
Cheers t... Read more
Many of the same wholesome foods that you eat to help you glow from the inside-out can also be used externally, as shampoos, conditioners and hair masks. These vitamins, minerals, and oils that nourish your body also nourish your hair. Below you&rsqu... Read more
Ginger, pumpkin, apple, cinnamon, chocolate, peppermint. The flavors of the holidays are comforting and the perfect end to a wonderful meal. These recipes include nutrition-packed ingredients that turn holiday favorites into healthier treats the whol... Read more
Whee boy! Did I over-do things for lunch yet! I had a salad but I know it had an olive oil based dressing, orzo & a roll.to top it all off, I had a dark chocolate truffle 😋. And ya know what? It was all delicious! Now, to buckle back down.... Read more
Being a 42 your old mom of two very active boys in sports, I decided that I needed a change in my diet. My weight is to a point that I'm having health issues. Hope this app. Can help change that.... Read more
Grieving the loss of my best friend's little boy and my son's best friend. Using exercise to help fight the funk I've been in. Was doing good for awhile but lack of sleep is a huge hinderence to weight loss. Back at it this week.... Read more
Sometimes my kids make no sense!!
I gave my boys a cup of water ... they wouldn't drink it ... I started drinking my water ... all 3 of them just has to have some. It's the exact same water, but apparently it tastes better out of my cup. 😧... Read more
Ginger May Benefit Patients with AsthmaGinger has been used medicinally for centuries and in the U.S. is perhaps most known for its ability to soothe nausea and stomach upset.It is without a doubt the best remedy I know of for nausea. You don't need... Read more
Forget the anti-nausea tablets! Chew a small piece of ginger or drink ginger beer / ale (there are also ginger capsules available) before setting out on a journey. Ginger will settle your tummy in no time, and it's safe for small children and during... Read more
The next time you get an upset stomach, you might be relieved to know that you don't have to down spoonfuls of gross pink fluid or chew chalky tablets. In case of bellyache, stock your fridge with one thing: Ginger. Hundreds of years ago, people... Read more
It's been just over a year since my favorite four-legged fitness buddy stumbled into my life. One March evening, my husband and I found the stray puppy darting back and forth across a busy street. She didn't have a collar or microchip, and by... Read more
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