Moms

10 Essential Mom Hacks for Living with Toddlers

Living with a toddler is a lot of fun, except when it isn’t. It’s OK. You can agree for just a minute and not feel guilty. We’re all parents and caregivers here. The day-to-day is beautiful but chaotic, fun but insane, worth all the…

April 3, 2017
Noms

Food Education in Elementary Schools Around the World

The following is a guest post from Mila Sanchez, a writer with a BA in English Linguistics living in beautiful Boise, ID. Her ambitions include traveling the world, studying languages, and taking pictures of her dog, Baymax. Connect with her on Twitter and Instagram!…

March 30, 2017
Moms

Why I Started Counting My Blessings Instead of Stressing

I love being a mom. It is, without a doubt, one of the most unique, exciting and joyful experiences of my life. At times, though, it’s also the most terrifying and stressful experiences as well. Even small things can be triggers for anxiety. It’s…

March 28, 2017
Om

A Morning Yoga Sequence to Boost Productivity

Most people associate yoga with deep stretches and relaxation. Others leverage its unique movements for a full-body workout rivaling any jog. But, because yoga engages the mind and the body, few people realize how powerful it is for productivity and stamina throughout the day.…

March 21, 2017
Moms

Adorable Shamrock Crafts Your Kids Will Get a Kick Out Of

Another great holiday is here, and it’s time to take advantage of it with your kiddos. St. Patrick’s Day is full of lots of great fun and traditions, and best of all, there are lots of awesome crafts you can do. Leprechauns, shamrocks, pots…

March 17, 2017
Moms

10 Reasons Why I Legitimately Miss Having a Teeny, Tiny Baby

Being the parent of a toddler is amazing. There’s activity around every corner — some of it full of mischief. There’s artwork on my walls, intentional and not-so-intentional. There’s a pile of toys waiting to be dumped onto the floor every evening — and…

March 9, 2017
RandOM

How to Give Compliments to People Who Won’t Take Them

My husband is the best, but if there’s one thing he’s terrible at, it’s taking a compliment. He’ll try to downplay it, give someone else the credit. If all else fails, he just goes completely silent and blushes. Now, I hate making him uncomfortable,…

March 7, 2017