Twelve Months in Babyland

I was old enough when I had CC to realize just how fleeting his babyhood would be. Many times over the past year I paused to try and save a moment in time. I tried to freeze it by closing my eyes and telling myself to remember ....more

Austin Bakes For Nepal!

Get ready for something amazing! Austin Bakes is throwing yet another epic bake sale in the city of Austin tomorrow. Since 2011 Austin Bakes has raised over $50,000 for natural disaster relief ....more

Raspberry Spinach Salad with Honey Almond Vinaigrette

Disclosure: I am being compensated for working at The National Honey Board's Benefits of Honey events mentioned below. The first time I saw fruit on a salad I was quite skeptical. Even though I am a big fan of all things sweet and savory it gave me pause ....more

Five Surprisingly Wonderful Things About Traveling With a Baby

Last week we took our first big trip as a family. The flight to Seattle began at CC's usual bedtime so we were hoping that he would sleep through most of the ride. We figured the plane would be dark and quiet with plenty of white noise from the engines ....more

Three Healthy Goals for 2015

It might seem a little late in the year for goal-setting, but you know what? I've never been a slave to tradition so I'm not letting that get in my way. Besides, January is for resolutions and what I'm doing here is setting some achievable goals for myself on the anniversary of having given birth to my first baby ....more

Sharing Art With Little Kids

Disclosure: I was compensated by Minted.com for sharing a review of their retail site. As always, my words, ideas, opinions, body, soul, etc. are my own ....more

Cooking Light & Health’s The Fit Foodie 5K Race Weekend Returns to Austin, June 12 - 14!

Disclosure: I was compensated for sharing this post. As always, my opinions are my own. I love to eat ....more

Join Me Live for a Natural Beauty Demo!

Disclosure: I was compensated by The National Honey Board for working at the events mentioned in this post. Thanks for your support! Do you love honey? ...more

More More More: Virgin Olives, Naked Ladies, and Quadruple Chins

Mother's Day is just around the corner so I took the liberty of buying myself a little something. Some women receive flowers or jewelry on Mother's Day (especially their FIRST) Mother's Day, but my husband isn't really interested in gift giving. Since I come from a family in which gift giving is a primary love language this has caused some turmoil over the course of our relationship, but I'm trying hard to let it go ....more

Book News: Pre-Orders For The Natural Beauty Solution Available Now!

It's true! You can purchase your copy right now in my Big Cartel shop! The book is expected to come out around June 15 ....more