motherhood

Housekeeping & the Modern Mother

Housekeeping is a chore. Actually, it’s 5 million chores piled up into one teeny little word. There’s no avoiding it, ignoring it or neglecting it. Well, at least not for very long. The responsibilities of modern mothers are slightly different than the responsibilities of generations before us. Regardless, housekeeping has always been a topic of […]

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The Perfect Bath

There must be quite a few things a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them. Sylvia Plath The perfect bath. A clawfoot tub with gold feet on a black and white patterned floor, not quite scalding water flowing from a golden long-neck faucet. An open window and sheer white shower curtain […]

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The Buzz on Beautycounter

When I started my own wellness journey, one of my number one goals was to pay more attention to the things I put in my body and on my body. I never realized how many of the products I used every single day contained toxic substances. Yes, TOXIC substances. Not ingredients that are just slightly […]

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Starting the Day with Lemon Water

Whether you’re a water drinker or not, adding a glass of lemon water to the start of your day is a quick and easy way to re-hydrate your body after sleep, before you start asking it to do things for you. Enjoy it over ice or room temperature – the point is to enjoy it! […]

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My Ideal Morning

If you’ve landed here because you love to be nosy about what other people do in the morning – you and me both, girl! I get so much inspiration for my own routines when I hear what works so well for others – especially mothers who are living with similar responsibilities. You may have landed […]

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But What About Your Dreams?

Do you feel tired, overwhelmed or burnt out? Are you craving more connection to your spouse, your children or yourself? Are you in need of something that you wouldn’t dream of asking for? Maybe you don’t know how to ask. Maybe you don’t even know what you need. So many of us feel depleted. We […]

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