What I Notice About Oil Pulling

oil pulling

OraWellness makes my very favorite toothpaste alternative, called HealThy Mouth blend. I think one of the reasons it works so well is because it's made from... wait for it... OIL. I also use it to swish, meaning every time I use it I'm doing a "mini" Oil Pull. Neato! Read more of my review of … [Continue reading]

Wahm Life: What’s Working Now


One of the things I've had to come to grips with as a mom who works from home is this: my schedule and what works for me is always changing. Ruby's first popsicle. This picture was taken 2 years ago. My how time flies. Now I  have a new baby who will be 2 this summer. I chose this picture, … [Continue reading]

Twitterature April 2014

Linking up with Modern Mrs. Darcy for Twitterature As Always, Julia: The Letters of Julia Child and Avis DeVoto  by Joan Reardon. How can you … [Continue reading]

Perception: Yours Versus Theirs

me, pregnant with Vic

Noticing the different ways people perceive the same event is fascinating to me. For instance, today I had an experience that illustrates the point … [Continue reading]

Why You’re Seeing Less of Me Lately

... if you read my blog via an RSS reader, that is. I made the decision to switch to truncated feeds (in blogging jargon, that means only a snippet … [Continue reading]

Love to Read? Ebook Bundle Deal

This week's ebook package at BundleOfTheWeek.com has a special promotion: if you buy this week's bundle, you'll get a FREE credit to use on your next … [Continue reading]

Meal Plan 4/6/14


I've been on a cauliflower kick lately. I remember eating it a lot as a kid, but for some reason never cook it as an adult. No longer. Last week … [Continue reading]

French Eating Habits, or what I would ask maman

Gabrielle of DesignMom (whose blog I adore, mostly for her posts about her life in France) recently wrote about French food habits. If you've been … [Continue reading]

Frozen Thoughts

I'm know I'm likely the last mom in America to see this movie. The girls and I finally watched Frozen last week. It had been hyped up so much … [Continue reading]

Gratitude, Warm Weather Style

things i love about warm weather

(I recently started posting a gratitude journal here on my blog. Mostly because I've had a really bad attitude lately, and re-establishing the habit … [Continue reading]