Mothers Change the World, with Project Mother  

Walking into the grocery store today, I passed a sweet Mama and her little girl. She’d been loading her daughter into a “normal” cart, when she decided she wanted to ride in one of the driving carts instead. As she lifted her out, I said I’d take her other cart […]

Just Between Friends Mount Vernon with a DOUBLE Giveaway! 2

Friends, you might remember back in early August when I did our back to school shopping at the Marysville JBF sale. It was unreal! The deals. The brands! I was so excited, which was pretty obvious by this video I posted  on Facebook. Here’s the GREAT news. The sale is happening […]

Tucking Away Things for the New House  

I tucked a few things into some drawers today for our new home. Towels, pot holders—new and so cute, with the tags still on. We’ll be moving probably in 2 months or less from now! Things on the house have been going so well over the last few months and […]

Ways You Can Conquer Stress This Fall

Possessing the ability to handle your emotions and stay calm when placed under pressure has a direct correlation to your performance. Research has shown that 90 percent of top performers are able to manage their emotions in stressful times and stay in control. This is called emotional intelligence. There are […]

Yellow Aster Butte: Blueberries for Days!!! 1  

Last weekend, I woke up at 5am and hit the mountains with a group of friends. If there was a hike I’d recommend doing RIGHT NOW, this one would be it. The colors are just beginning to pop and the views are stunning. You know what was really awesome? The […]

Top Family Fun Ideas for Fall  

Today it’s an honor to welcome Pure Flix to NW Healthy Mama to discuss fun fall ideas you and your family can do together as the leaves and temperatures change. Pure Flix strives to be the most trusted family-friendly video-streaming source on the web. That’s something I fully support!  Slow down for […]

Power Your School 1

As always, it is a great pleasure to be able to share things I truly love. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PowerYourSchoolPNW #CollectiveBiasGrab a seat for a moment, will you? I’m guessing our stories are different and I have […]

Wildfires…Here’s how you can help….

Notice ash on your car today? Smokey skies? Can you smell it in the air? There are a LOT of fires right now. If you, your kids, your school or your family would like to do something, here are a few ways to help: You can send notes to the […]

Pumpkin Spice Keto Balls- With a Giveaway 8

Happy, happy, happy September friends. As many of you know, fall is undeniably my favorite time of year and I can get a little over zealous with my love for it. But no apologies. Pumpkin spice is life. Layers are flattering. School is cool after a long summer and hey […]

Seattle Fall Family Activities

Autumn in Seattle has a magical air that can’t be denied. There’s the fresh beginning of school, holidays like Halloween around the corner, fantastic colors all around, and tons of fun activities for families. If you’re looking to take advantage of the season, here are some suggestions for great family […]

Current Loves

You know when you see something that’s just so wonderful it basically takes everything in you to not start cheering like a crazy person? Yeah, that’s been happening a lot lately. There’s some GOOD STUFF out there right now. Here are a few of my current loves: This Flooring from […]

Our Building Story Q&A Part 2

I came to our property tonight to feed the chickens and I didn’t want to leave. My husband was home, feeding the kids dinner and I found myself wandering around, thinking, praying….feeling thankful. It’s been such a roller coaster. One minute I’m practically on the edge of bat-crazy from how […]

Eco-Friendly and Affordable School Lunch Container Picks 1

There are SO many great options for affordable, eco-friendly school lunch options this year. I was totally geeking out while making this list. There are some incredible deals happening right now. Here are my top picks for lunch containers.  But first—coffee in this HydroFlask 20 oz is at the top […]