mindful living, effortless style


I’ve shared here before that our son goes to an all outdoor preschool, but only briefly.  In case you missed […]

Last month I told you guys all about Dove’s upcoming self-esteem weekend. Well, it happened last weekend – did you […]

Being a parent is a test of efficiency.  It reminds of waiting tables many years ago.  You have a million […]

One of my boys was blessed with my very over active imagination, which can be fun during the day, but […]

Like it or not, it’s back-to-school time.  Just as you prep your kids with new clothes and school supplies, now […]

I’m still working away on the site redesign and the closer we get to launch, the closer we also get […]

I love this picture.  At first glance, it looks like C is pouting a bit.  But further inspection reveals he’s […]

Kaley is back today with a post that fits so nicely with our recent book club discussion on becoming a […]

Before we dive in today, I wanted to give you a quick update on the site’s redesign. We are tenatively […]

Would you like to raise a kid who is creative? Would you like to see the twinkle that passes through […]

I’ve got a big, exciting decor giveaway in the works for you guys so, naturally, design has been on my […]

We started off this week talking about making a mindful summer and I find I still have a few more thoughts […]

From the time I became a parent, it seems I’ve heard from everyone (family, parent educators, etc.) how important family […]

Yesterday I promised I’d have some parenting book cliff notes for you and today I’m here to deliver.  Whitney from […]

Ever since sharing with you guys about parents swapping cliff notes (and your resounding positive response to the idea), I […]