Finally, the kids are asleep!

I love it when the days get longer and it stays light really late, but it also makes it almost impossible to get my kids to fall asleep at night. ...more

Finding a bathing suit that doesn’t make me want to blind myself

I was going to write a whole post about where to find organic bathing suits. ...more

How to have a goat birthday party

When I was a kid I used to celebrate my dog’s birthday with a party. ...more

How to survive head lice

My kids have just gotten head lice for the second time in their lives.  The first time was a few years ago and I’m still in therapy over that one.  This bout of head lice caught me completely by surprise.  I thought we’d never get it again.  I assumed it was like surviving a plane crash.  I mean, what are the odds it would ever happen again?...more

How to survive head lice – a handy guide

My kids have just gotten head lice for the second time in their lives. ...more

What I carry in my summer tote arsenal

Summer vacation is right around the corner. ...more

Six animal qualities I wish I had as a mom

Being a mom requires a lot of special qualities.  Kindness, love, understanding, strength, courage and blah, blah, blah...  I get it.  We all get we're supposed to act like Hallmark cards every day.  And I do try my best to embody the qualities that make raising healthy humans necessary, but sometimes I'd love it if I could borrow some qualities from the animal kingdom.1.  The African Pyxie Frog can hibernate in a water soluble mucus sac for years....more

My all organic H&M outfit…

I’ve been really trying to make more eco-friendly clothing choices lately. ...more

The funniest “I Love Lucy” episodes for kids

We are a Waldorf family, which technically means we are media free. ...more

Five old-fashioned foods you should still be eating

What is an old-fashioned food anyway? ...more