6 Strategies for Coping with Back-to-School Uneasiness

27
Aug
2015
6 Strategies for Coping with Back-to-School Uneasiness

It's back-to-school time - and even though this isn't my first rodeo, as some say - it can create tension and uneasiness for everyone. Adjusting from summer to the routine of the school year can bring some unknowns (especially if you have a child starting a new school, kindergarten, or transitioning to a new program as these are pivotal times). When kids experience uneasiness about going back to school, it can have an effect on parents as … {Read More...}

My Personal Battle with Perfectionism

24
Aug
2015
My Personal Battle with Perfectionism

I felt God speak to my heart, "It's time." Time to share a bit more about me and some areas of growth I am pursuing. You see, I have an issue with perfectionism and it has impacted my life significantly in the past five years. For those who understand this issue, it can easily be put on the backburner, you can make excuses for it, but the real thing is - it never goes away.   It sucks your life, your joy, your creativity, and … {Read More...}

DIY Poo-Poo Bathroom Spray

20
Aug
2015
DIY Poo-Poo Bathroom Spray

Let's face it - the bathroom is just not a pleasant area. You've got odor in there! There is a lot of messy stuff that goes on there (not a place you want to necessarily hang out longer than you need to). Now add in three boys and one wonderful hubby, and you have more issues to deal with (if you know what I mean). :-) So when my daughter stumbled upon some homemade poo-poo spray recipes, I was all in for checking them out to see if they … {Read More...}

Healthy Freezer Meals with Wildtree

17
Aug
2015
Healthy Freezer Meals with Wildtree

Dinner - it's almost like a bad six letter word! Planning, preparing, and cleaning up after meals are some of the biggest tasks and biggest headaches for homemakers. I enjoy changing things up once in a while and recently I was part of a Wildtree Freezer Meal Prep Workshop at a friend's home where a group of us prepared 80 freezer meals for her church for families in need. The concept was brilliant. So I began to ask some questions and … {Read More...}

6 Great Tips For a Healthy School Year

13
Aug
2015
6 Great Tips For a Healthy School Year

Back to school for many means back to the wilderness of stuff that children carry around! I am on a journey to care for my family's wellness in more holistic and natural methods and I wanted to share a few ideas on how you can give your child the best start to their school year. 1. Promote Calm and Reduce Stimulation In today's fast-paced world, parents are overstressed, children are over-scheduled, and everyone seems a bit frazzled, which … {Read More...}

6 Strategies for Coping with Back-to-School Uneasiness
My Personal Battle with Perfectionism
DIY Poo-Poo Bathroom Spray
Healthy Freezer Meals with Wildtree
6 Great Tips For a Healthy School Year