411 On Meal Planning

411 On Meal Planning

The whole goal of this article is to save you time. To me meal planning should save you time… period.  If you plan ahead for simple meals at the beginning of the week you should not be going to the store more than once (unless a dozen eggs is dropped on the floor when you are not looking).  Planning ahead will keep you from spending time spinning your wheels Wednesday afternoon coming up with dinner.

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Healthy School Lunches: The Mom-Able

Healthy School Lunches: The Mom-Able

Knowing what to pack for school lunch.... being creative, healthy, diverse, and yummy... man it is exhausting. I feel like I am having to sit down and reinvent the wheel every week, or I am just sending the same old thing. Enough is enough. I decided to make an easy to follow, mix and match sheet to pack school lunches.

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Favorite Things: June Edition

Favorite Things: June Edition

it is all things summer, and ya'll I couldn't be more excited that it is here (though this no school thing is totally kicking my butt, totally).  Lately life has just been a little crazy... my son is NOT learning to swim at swimming lessons, my daughter is starting solid food (which has totally jacked our schedule), and all these new work projects are totally filling my achiever bucket.  With that said here are a few things that are making me happy and life a tiny bit easier. 

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Healthy Snacks: Amazon Subscribe and Save

Healthy Snacks: Amazon Subscribe and Save

Amazon is a new mom's dream... I mean really diapers delivered to my door?? Want to know something that is even more awesome.... not have to even order said diapers. 

I do not have a health food store close to me so I have set up all my snack items on subscribe and save. It is fabulous because I save 15% on my purchases and I don't have to make a trip to the store. 

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When You Are Winning, and It Doesn’t Feel Like It!

When You Are Winning, and It Doesn’t Feel Like It!

When my daughter was 6 weeks old, she got RSV. We spent 10 days in the hospital with her, and it was the worst 10 days of my life! The moment her oxygen levels crashed, doctors rushed in, and she turned blue was a nightmare!  When we finally got discharged I thought that chapter had closed, but little did I know we were just getting started.

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