My learning with Methylation and genetics moves forward. I feel a bit at times like I'm lost in the Matrix. Deep in data with numbers and studies all around me and I forget where I am. It's a process, but a worthy one. I can't wait to figure it out and share with all the mommas and daddies out there searching...
You know the saying "when god closes one door...he opens another". I'd be happy if we could just leave one closed for awhile and take a breather. I feel like I'm in back to back marathons. I haven't even been able to sort out top from bottom in order to post... so here goes. … Continue reading Methylation, Hope and New Doorways
After much debate, prayer, tears, anxiety, and hope... I have decided to ... HOMESCHOOL.What?I totally know. Only crazy people with TONS of energy and a the patience of a real life saint choose to homeschool. I'm mediocre in the patience department not to mention I currently lack full physical and mental capabilities. So why, oh… Continue reading Time Warner Angel
I'm finally able to start cooking a bit again! Yay. I love cooking. I haven't made Granola in awhile. If you haven't either, now is the time to start! It is easy, cheap, kid friendly and a great way to sneak in all of those "great" ingredients that are challenging to get in otherwise. You… Continue reading Incredible, Easy and Powerful Granola
This weekend we were all in need of a little fresh air. A little exercise. A little "Something Fun" as the kids call it. "Mom we want to do something FUN, not something BOOORING". Aha. So you're tired of laying in bed coloring with me? Well, it only took a couple of months. Not bad… Continue reading Best scavenger hunt EVER
OK, I have a lot of time on my hands. But this IS SO worth it. I saw the idea on Pinterest and have been dying to try. Mealtime is a big deal around here. We're primarily gluten free, GMO free, low dairy, high protein (blood sugar issues) and NO SUGAR. So mealtime planning with… Continue reading Mealtime Organization
OK, here's deal. I've been asked this question a lot lately. Mostly young mom's that want to do the right thing and are confused by the media, the controversy, their parents opinions, and their heart. SO here we go. THIS IS YOUR DECISION. This is a BIG decision. Don't let anyone guilt you, or make… Continue reading to Vaccinate, or not? yes, I’m going there.
So, we pack a lunch each day for my daughter. It's not easy. Gluten free, (mostly grain free but we do cheat with brown rice on occasion), preservative free, sugar free, nut free (school policy not mine). Plus she has blood sugar issues so has to have PLENTY of protein snacks that keep her going… Continue reading Gluten Free, Potato Free, Preservative Free… Odor Free? Really?
So lately I've been hearing a lot and reading a lot about Magnesium. The wonder substance. Did you know that Magnesium affects all of the systems in the body and can benefit a variety of conditions such as: ADD/ADHD & Sensory Processing Disorder Muscle Cramps Headaches Anxiety Depression Insomnia Eczema Healthy Teeth Healthy Mood Well… Continue reading Magical Magnesium
Well, I make no promises. And I'm not a doctor - let's just get THAT out of the way. NOW I can tell you how excited I am! We had a rough couple of weeks. Special needs Mommas, you need no further description. Edgy, twitchy, whiney, screaming, uncomfortable kiddos. You know the signs when you… Continue reading 4 Things you can do NOW for ADD / Autism / Sensory Processing Disorder suspicions …