Category Archives: Natural Parenting

One year old breastfeeding photoshoot

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Hi friends. You may not find me blogging as much as of late. Life’s just been too busy for computer time lately … Keeping up with the farm, “life schooling” (aka homeschooling), teaching workshops and I think some sleep somewhere in there…  I really appreciate taking more time to unplug. That said, I’ll still be […]

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I Love You Message Board

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Hi Friends <3 Busy week as per usual around here. The Asparagus is still popping out of the garden, making for some delicious farm to fork freshness most meals. How I missed this in the Winter! The Lilacs are blooming and smelling lovely. Our chicks are just shy of 6 weeks old now and will […]

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A day in the Life…

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A Day in the Life of … US! I made this post randomly a week ago on my personal Facebook page when I was beyond tired, but feeling super pumped after the great day we had. The responses I received both on the thread and via private message were really pretty and inspiring – and […]

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Handmade Children’s Mother’s Day Card

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A bit of a back story before we get into this craft…It’s funny because I know many people believe that holidays that recognize relationships such as Mother’s Day or Father’s Day and the like are just created by the greetings card industry, to well… sell, sell, sell. And in truth, I once carried a more […]

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Outdoor Number Recognition Chalk Activity

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Hi All! I really hope you’re absolutely loving this Spring weather as much as we are! So many exciting experiences to have, adventures to create and life to enjoy. This morning when we were cleaning up from breakfast, Mr A took the empty soap bottle and asked to fill it up and squirt it outside… […]

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First Time On Two Wheels

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Today we took our boys out and took their training wheels off. It was their first time on two wheels. Not many their age are out there riding a two wheeler, but we knew our farm boys were ready. We did some exercises in the driveway, a sloped gravel run gave them about 40 feet […]

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Coconut Milk Chia Pudding

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  Seriously, who WOULDN’T want to try this recipe with a face like THAT endorsing it?! Saying true to our household dietary needs of gluten and dairy free, this Coconut Milk Chia pudding is just, well… awesome. Full of nutrient dense super food goodness of coconut and chia …and of course, it’s delicious. Hey, if […]

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Baby Belly Body Paint

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Life is busy, for everyone. Almost a year later after Robert’s birth, and this video was still not published. Yikes! Fatherhood has been, in my experience, everything I’ve wanted out of life. It is hard. I will never suggest it isn’t hard. But it is the most humbling, exciting, hysterical experience I have ever had. This […]

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Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

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Having celebrated the Spring Equinox just days ago, it only feels fitting to do a post about Spring activities. Today we ushered in Spring by decorating Easter Eggs with Natural, Homemade Easter Egg dye. This process is a bit more time consuming then the more conventional approach of store bought dyes, but the results are […]

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Homemade Essential Oil Blend for Scars

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It’s been 2 weeks since my eldest little man had a BIG fall while visiting some family up North. He was such a brave trooper and we were so fortunate he was not more seriously injured. After 7 very big stitches he was left with quite a large gash that needed to mend.  (a little […]

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