My MLM Experience (6 Month Update)

In February, I wrote a blog post and uploaded a YouTube video all about my 10-month experience with a multi-level marketing company,...

Postpartum Energy & Why I Changed My Diet

If you've been following my Instagram posts recently, then you know that I've been struggling with nutrition and energy since the birth of my son...

Ritual: Is the Vitamin Really Worth the Hype?

Several months ago, around the time that I was also considering incorporating seafood back into my diet, I decided to take a second look...

Up Close and Personal: Gut Health

"Gut health" has become a hot topic recently... right up there with avocado toast, kombucha, and millennial pink. It seems like everyone is interested...

Book Recommendations (May 2018)

When I was in school, English was one of my favorite subjects. For years, I thought I would pursue writing as a career path......

My MLM Experience (and Why I Quit)

I’ve been very reluctant to post why I had the proverbial break up with Young Living Essential Oils (YLEO) and honestly the reluctance has...

Review: Silicone Wedding Rings

Shortly before my son was born, my partner gave me a beautiful diamond ring to symbolize our love and commitment to one another. I...

Picky Eaters (and How to Help Them Get Over It)

When my partner and I first started dating, his two boys had a much different palate than they do now. Dinner outings always included...

Wild Keepers: Nurturing Our Nature

I am a sucker for all outdoors-inspired gear. Especially since I ditched the swamp for the desert, I've grown to love anything Southwest-themed. If...

5 Reasons Why I Deleted My Amazon Prime Account

I've been somewhat obsessed with the "zero waste" movement for quite some time now... but there's always been one thing holding me back: my...

Recent Posts

Peanut Butter Power Smoothie

We're lucky: our boys LOVE smoothies and always grasp an opportunity to replace their meals with 'em when they can. In fact, one of...

No-Bake Rice Krispie and Seed Treats

Our boys LOVE rice krispie treats! So, my challenge is: how do I satisfy their sweet tooth while also tricking them into eating something...

Garlic Butter Shrimp (Dairy-Free)

It's safe to say: we're officially shrimp addicts. With my health issues kind of "up in the air" right now -- and with the fact...

Up Close and Personal: Gut Health

"Gut health" has become a hot topic recently... right up there with avocado toast, kombucha, and millennial pink. It seems like everyone is interested...

Layered Bean and Hash Casserole

Typically, when someone thinks of a "bean casserole", their mind is flooded with images of Thanksgiving dinner. Imagine fresh and tender green beans smothered...