An (Almost) Sugar Free Easter Basket

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I promise, I’m really not the lamest mom ever. But I do have a sort of personal vendetta against sugar. To give you a little background, some bizarre autoimmune conditions run in my family, so when my body completely freaked out after my second child, I started seeing a naturopath who helped me quickly see how… [Read More]

Make Summer Camp “Shopping” Easy

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Spring is in the air… even though it’s only February, it’s been 70 degrees on and off and most parents I know are already thinking about summer camp – especially with Raleigh Parks & Recreation’s registration going live last week. Well, if that process weren’t challenging enough, wading through all the many, many summer and… [Read More]

A Simpler 2015 – Is It Too Much to Ask For?

2014 was a crazy and wonderful year for our family. Like most families, we had good news, bad news, tears of joy and tears of sadness. Personally, I battled some (non-major) health issues and had a rude awakening with some scary diagnoses from some of my closest family members, and as a result, am much… [Read More]

And then there were two…

I had my second baby – a freaking ADORABLE little man – just eight weeks ago and I feel GREAT.  And (shhh, don’t tell anyone I said this), this is EASY.  Yep, I said it.  Life with a newborn and a 22-month old girl (who is quite spirited, I might add) is EASY. After hearing… [Read More]