Easing fears of new parents in regards to infant feeding

infant feeding fears

It's been awhile since I was a new mom. Even though we learn throughout parenthood what works and what doesn't for our children, there is no time quite as questioning as infancy. I remember being pregnant and having so many questions in my head... questions that no amount of reading could solve. There had to be people who were ready to wring my neck (thanks Mom!) for asking questions that may have … [Read more...]

6 Tips to ensure you are getting enough water in your daily diet

tips for more water

It seems that I remember to drink water all summer because, well it's hot. But the winter comes along and I seem to forget all about the necessity of drinking water. As a nurse, I know especially how important water is to the body. It helps your entire body thrive and heal, it keeps your skin healthy, and keeps you feeling great. But, drinking water is not something that comes easy for many … [Read more...]

Halloween Fun with Fanta and our #spookysnacks

orange angel food cake

This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. I love Fanta Orange soda for so many reasons. One, of course, is that it tastes amazing. Another though is that I can give it to my kids without guilt. You see, I don't allow my children to have caffeinated soda so the always caffeine-free Fanta sodas are a huge hit in my house. We recently … [Read more...]

Easy Slow Cooker Polish Sausage Dinner

slow cooker polish sausage

I love my slow cooker. One of our favorite meals is actually one of the easiest to prepare so it is a win-win for me! You can use Kielbasa or polish sausage for this. We usually buy the polish sausage because it is cheaper and you get more, but certainly do what you prefer! As far as the potatoes go, I prefer red ones but, again, do what you feel is best for your family. 5.0 from 2 reviews … [Read more...]