Positive Parenting Reward Jar

Positive Parenting Reward Jar

This post contains some affiliate links Positive parenting has always resonated with me (and my husband) and we've tried to incorporate it's principles in raising our girls. I wrote about how we've used some of the techniques in regards to discipline here and while it's been effective, we still needed some new tools. A couple months [...]

3 Tips for Breastfeeding Success PLUS Must Haves for Every Nursing Mom

3 Tips for Breastfeeding Success PLUS Must Haves for Every Nursing Mom

This post contains affiliate links.  I knew when I got pregnant with my oldest that I wanted to breastfeed. Naively, I thought it would be SO easy. Pop the kid on the boob and things just take care of itself. It's definitely one of those pre-mom moments where I look back at myself and shake [...]

Cheesy Stuffed Meatloaf

Cheesy Stuffed Meatloaf

Cheesy stuffed meatloaf is one of my family's favorite dinners. Growing up, our comfort foods where soup and chili but meatloaf was always a good comforting meal. I know I've stumbled on something good when even my Mom calls me to make sure she's making my recipe right. I'm a bit of a traditionalist when [...]

Teacher Appreciation Craft

Teacher Appreciation Craft

This post contains affiliate links.  It's Catholic Schools week in San Diego which almost means that it's Teacher Appreciation time. Last year, we had just started preschool the week before and I literally just had a baby so our gift was a card and some money. It was greatly appreciated but I wanted to be [...]