My Journey to Joy

Newborn Sleep Tips: My Top 3 Tips for Sleep Success

Newborn Sleep Tips: My Top 3 Tips for Sleep Success

Infant Sleep Who’s tired? ME! Anyone else? And I don’t even have a newborn waking me up throughout the night right now! When I begin to feel this way, I definitely pull back, re-access everything that is going on in my life and try to make adjustments. TRY…is the keyword here. As most moms know – making adjustments for ourselves…

New Year, New Stress: Fight Stress With These

New Year, New Stress: Fight Stress With These

My Go-To Stress Fighters  Stress! Stress! And more stress! New year, new goals and we’re all feeling supercharged to get it all done. Not to say that we won’t reach our goals because I certainly plan on hitting my goals as best I can and on time (okay – maybe close to on time). There is a lot that is…

Make Your Own Organic Baby Gift Baskets

Make Your Own Organic Baby Gift Baskets

Make Your Own Baby Gift Baskets Know someone who is expecting? Looking for that perfect baby shower gift? Want something unique, that promotes clean and natural living? Our Green House has you covered!  In four easy steps, you can create a customized gift! Choose your container Choose your items Choose ribbon colors Write a personalized gift note What do the baskets…

Looking Back with Trust: 2017 in Review

Looking Back with Trust: 2017 in Review

“Hold the vision, trust the process.” 2017: My Year in Review The year is coming to its final closing call in only FIVE days and I can’t even believe it. It seems like I was just posting about all the things I was looking forward to for 2017, with my career and now I am looking at 2018! My calendar…

Forgiveness After Trauma

Forgiveness After Trauma

Forgiveness is a big word during the holiday season As it is every year…and one word we hear a LOT. People are thinking about the new year coming and the past years as they reflect. The holiday’s seem to be a time to turn inward and see everything with a new lens. This is what motivates us to set new…

Reading to Your Unborn Baby

Reading to Your Unborn Baby

How To Bond With Your Baby Through Reading Children reap great benefits from parents who begin reading to them from birth on.  Exposure to books develops language, word and picture recognition, and creates a positive bond between parent and child. Reading that is started early provides relaxation before bedtime and inspires early interest in books.It is a well-known fact that…

Snow Days with Kids: Our Snow Day Fun

Melted Crayons, Sledding, Office Decorating and Snow Day Fun! The first significant snow day has arrived up here in Connecticut! I am not one for winters, especially the kind we get here in New England, but I have long since made peace with it during the holiday season. A white Christmas certainly warms my heart! What better way then to…

Beautycounter Review for Mamas

Let’s talk BeautyCounter This was my very first experience using their products and naturally, I have to review and blog about it! I want to start by saying that I am very picky with which products I try and use on my girls, as you will usually find me in my kitchen making all of mine and my families soaps,…