Simple homemade granola

Simple homemade granola

Top of the morning to ya! Today we are all about granola. Homemade that is. If you have never made this at home, you are missing out. The aromas alone are worth the 20 min prep and bake. Once you make it at home, you will never buy it again. Trust me when I tell you that it is sooooo easy to make!

Tips when travelling with kids

Tips when travelling with kids

 (not in any particular order): Traveling with kids is never easy. However, over the last 7 years, we have learned a thing or two about travelling abroad with kids. I will start by saying, you need to be mentally prepared and read a blog or two before you travel with kids. This is not your typical road trip type of a vacation where if you forgot something, there is a Target or Walmart somewhere within driving distance! You are in a different country, where your necessities may be available but are twice the cost.

Moms go to essential oils

Disclaimer: I am not an expert and the following statements are MY opinions based on personal experiences. E S S E N T I A L  O I L S I was introduced to essential oils about 4 or 5 years ago and I have not looked back. Now, I do not use every oil out there nor do I subscribe in any monthly delivery services. What I do is research the best, safest and necessary oils for my family and purchase them at my local health food store. My go to store is www.fruitfulyield.com – 3 main oils I...

7 going on 17

I didn’t think one of my first posts would be about my strong willed 7 year old. Someone please send copious amounts of liquor, a time machine so I can skip some of these tantrums or simply – help me!!!! Recipe for momtrum (tantrum for moms): Start off with a handful of auto responses “I know, I know,” add a heaping tablespoon of raised voices, a pinch of huffing and puffing, and 1/2 cup of eye rolling = hot tamale mom! Holy smokes can she make my blood boil. I love her to pieces and all of her quirkiness –...