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 1

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 […]

A Skagit Valley Date 2

Have you ever found yourself driving through Fir Island, admiring all the gorgeous barns and farm houses? Ever since I can remember, I’ve loved that drive. Saturday we took that drive, stopped to take a few barn photos (many of you might know I have a love for old barns!). […]

Kids Obstacle Challenge

I don’t know about you guys, but my kids are crazy over mud. Your kids, too? When I heard about the Kids Obstacle Challenge that’s coming to Issaquah, I couldn’t help but instantly want to go. This is the perfect thing for kids in this area! It’s outside, it’s healthy, […]

My Summer Truths, with a Chocolaty Giveaway! 9

Summer truths. What are they? I don’t know exactly, but I made a list on my phone the other night while I was cooking dinner and I thought I’d share. Since becoming a mom 8 1/2 years ago, each summer has had it’s very own flow. This summer, it’s our […]

Our Building Story, Part 1 with the first Q & A 6

This post has been burning inside of me for awhile and as the walls start to go up, I’ve been trying to figure out the best way to share our story. Truth is, it’ll take more than one post because there’s nothing simple or straight forward about the building process. […]