from caterpillar to butterfly : the old made new in Christ

We recently did a butterfly study thanks to my sister in law sending us some caterpillars. ( Thanks Tracy ) The process is so neat to watch and is always a hit and how we try to end our school year. Watching these ugly, hairy caterpillars slowly move around the jar until they find their…

30 days no shampoo – my final review for new wash by hair story

  Okay guys I did it ! And I am so glad that I did. Its been 30 days since I ditched conventional shampoo and I will never go back! Heres some facts from Hair Stories website about why shampoos are not good for your hair: shampoo can contain the same detergent found in industrial…

Bubbling Charcoal Mask by Imagine Skincare

If there is one thing I love it is skincare. It is so important to take care of our skin not only for aging, but for overall health. I love trying new natural products so when asked to work with Imagine Skincare it was a no brainer. I started with using their Charcoal Bubbling Mask…

finishing up our homeschool year with snow alligator

I am always on the lookout for new and fun activities to do with the boys when we are homeschooling. One of my favorite companies to work with is Snow Alligator Snow Alligator is an online retailer of charming and whimsical products for your home and for your kids. The boys and I did their…

essential oils; how you can use them to shorten your stomach virus and disinfect

As a Mama Bear to three young boys disgusting things and events are part of the territory. Like farts Boogies & Stomach Viruses ! Besides supplementing the boys daily with high quality Whole Food Vitamins it is also vital to incorporate Essential Oils. Before I get started on my go to oils for a stomach…

PlanetJill For the Perfect Mothers Day gift

Because I am not only a free lance photographer but also a Mama first, Planet Jill custom handmade jewelry pulls at my heart strings in more ways than one. Turn Your Photos into Beautiful Gifts Too many photos are trapped in phones, computers, and desk drawers. With PlanetJill, you can display your most precious photos…

day 20 with no shampoo

So when I was first approached to do this challenge I was excited because I hate washing my hair but I have greasy hair so its a must. From the creators of Bumble and Bumble is this new product New Wash I am now 20 days in with ditching conventional harsh detergent shampoos and I…