DIY Upside Down Tomato Planters

DIY Topsy Turvy Tomato Planter

Last year I discovered the magic of growing tomatoes upside down. I was renting a house where the dirt was horrible quality, and we had feral cats in the neighborhood who dug up all of my attempts at gardening. It was exactly as charming as it sounds. I was complaining to someone I knew about my gardening […]

Natural Mom Personality Quiz: What Type of Natural Mom Are You?

What Is Your Natural Mom Personality?

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The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up {Book Review}

The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up Review

FTC Disclosure: I was provided with a copy of The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up, free of charge for review purposes. I was not compensated for this review in any other way and all opinions are my own.   Here is my review:   I’ve been seeing reviews for The Life Changing Magic of […]

The Two Week Wait and Pregnancy Test Results

Get Pregnant with a Fertility Monitor

 FTC Disclosure Statement: Thanks to Fertility Planit for sponsoring this post and giving me a Clearblue®  Fertility Monitor. While I have received compensation for this post, all opinions are my own.     This post is part of a series following us as we TTC (Try to Conceive) our third baby using a Clearblue® Touchscreen Fertility Monitor. Post […]

Ten More Ways to Love Someone With Depression

10 more ways to love someone with depression - The Darling Bakers

Photo Credit: © stokkete – Fotolia.com You can find my original post, “Ten Ways to Love Someone With Depression”, HERE.  I actually found some of these (1-7) on Tumblr, where my post was cut and pasted here last year and currently has 373,210 notes. Not being active on Tumblr myself (but maybe I should be?), I […]

TTC Check In and Q&A

Using a fertility monitor to get pregnant

FTC Disclosure Statement: Thanks to Fertility Planit for sponsoring this post and giving me a Clearblue®  Fertility Monitor. While I have received compensation for this post, all opinions are my own.  This post is part of a series following us as we TTC (Try to Conceive) our third baby using a Clearblue® Touchscreen Fertility Monitor. Post #1 […]

Testing Testing 1-2-3

Using a Fertility Monitor to Get Pregnant

FTC Disclosure Statement: Thanks to Fertility Planit for sponsoring this post and giving me a Clearblue®  Fertility Monitor. While I have received compensation for this post, all opinions are my own.  This post is part of a series following us as we TTC (Try to Conceive) our third baby using a Clearblue® Touchscreen Fertility Monitor. Post #1 […]

Raw Cacao-Cinnamon Chia Pudding

Raw Cacao-Cinnamon Chia Pudding

My mantra lately is K.I.S.S., Keep it simple, Skippy. I tend to over-complicate things, especially on holidays. I’m more likely to gravitate toward a recipe with with multiple steps and expensive ingredients because I want to make things special, but I’m learning as I get older that special doesn’t have to equal working myself to […]

Baby Fever

Noah and Rocco as toddlers

FTC Disclosure Statement: Thanks to Fertility Planit for sponsoring this post and giving me a Clearblue®  Fertility Monitor. While I have recieved compensation for this post, all opinions are my own.  If you are a regular reader of this blog, you know that my husband and I have two children with a fairly substantial gap […]

Is This Chemical In Your Toothpaste?

Is your toothpaste giving you canker sores?

  I’ve been meaning to write this post for quite awhile. It’s something that I wished I’d known that would have saved my teen from years of  pain and discomfort. My teenager suffered from painful sores in his mouth throughout his elementary and middle school years. At times, it seemed like he had sores in […]

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