We first discovered the "Castle Park" on one of my long runs during a weekend visiting the DAAAD in Yuma AZ. It is one of the kids and my favorite playgrounds, so much that we recently stopped there on a drive home from Tucson. The Stewart Vincent Wolfe Creative Playground ( or as we refer … Continue reading Yuma Castle Park
How mental health medications affect breastfeeding
I'm laying there in the dark, eyes closed, and my body feels like its getting smashed into the mattress from the weight of all the things swirling in my mind.....and then I hear it...'MAAAM! MAMA! MAAAM!' The sound causes an instant deep sigh to leave m body, sinking my further into the mattress. Sometimes I … Continue reading MAAAM!
*This article uses affiliate links...because grad school isn't free and the pole isn't for me...but I only review and promote products I genuinely love and use personally. Looking for a super easy and versatile craft to do with the kids? Try out Rose stamps from lettuce ends! During the warmer months of the year (which … Continue reading Rose Stamps- Using lettuce!
May is Mental Health awareness month, and Maternal Mental Health has been on my mind heavy lately. Being in health promotion, and generally focusing on maternal and infant health, its honestly on my mind a lot, but after a recent talk with a distant friend (green weanie strikes again!) I am realizing that as a … Continue reading Mental Health is More than Mental
*This article uses affiliate links...because grad school isn't free and the pole isn't for me...but I only review and promote products I genuinely love and use personally. It's no secret I love Amazon and living that prime life! But there are even more services you can get through Amazon that are just as awesome. One of … Continue reading Kindle Unlimited
Non-hormonal options for birth control while breastfeeding
One topic that comes up often among breastfeeding mothers is how to go about birth control without it affecting their milk supply. There are many options out there for birth control, some with hormones and some without. Those birth control forms that use hormones use different types and different levels, and it is important to … Continue reading Breastfeeding and Birth Control – Part 1
This post may contain affiliate links, please see our affiliate link and reviews disclosure I'm pretty sure if I was a transformer I would be Amazon Prime. My love affair with Amazon Prime began post birth of my first son; I had left my traditional job, and was sitting day after day trapped half shirtless … Continue reading Living that Prime Life
The MAAAM loves to share her transparent experiences on life with you! But remember all those graduate student loans I told you about? Well I don't want to pay them back by swinging around a pole (no offense if you do, I'm sure you make BANK) and I'm not looking for a 'big girl' job … Continue reading Affiliate Links and Reviews Disclosure
This post may contain affiliate links One phrase you'll probably notice I use a lot when it comes to sharing 'advice' is "it's not all or nothing". Going green or becoming more eco-friendly is one of those such things, where some people believe it's an all or nothing situation and you must be a tree … Continue reading Cloth in the Kitchen