Food for Thriving


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 […]


A Great Activity for the Whole Family: Seattle Farm School’s Urban Farm Tour 10

Have you always wanted to grow veggies at home, or add a fruit tree to your property? Now is your chance to get inspired! Seattle Farm School is hosting their 2nd annual Urban Farm Tour on August 12. The best part? Kids are free! Your tickets to the Urban Farm […]


Gardening as a new Mama, a post from Seed and Sprout 2

Any ladies out there with young kids? Yeah, I thought so! How about any ladies with young kids, who are wanting to garden more? Yep! This post is for you! Please join me in warmly welcoming Megan, creator of Seed and Sprout to NW Healthy Mama. This lady is  such […]


The Vitamin Packed Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie My Kids Are CRAZY About

I read something recently that said kids grow more in the spring. Do you believe it? In our house, it’s certainly true. I don’t know about you guys, but for our family, spring means ACTIVE, growing and hungry (all the time!) kids. In preparation for summer, I’ve been trying to […]


Chili Cook Off Popcorn, with 10 Family Netflix Movies We’re Loving Right Now and a Giveaway! 24

Yesterday was awesome. It rained hard and t-ball was canceled so after a really busy day full of field trips and life, we had a much needed family evening. I handed my husband the remote and had him and the kids put together a list of Family Movies currently on Netflix, that […]


An In-Real-Life Garden Tour at Klesick Farm 1

Chances are, if you’re in the Seattle area, you’ve heard of Klesick Farm. Recently I sat down with Joelle, (Mama to 9 gorgeous kids) and over tea, she shared her story with me. What started as a daydream matured into what became their passion, profession, and life’s work. And here’s […]