Archive for Category: "Your Holiday 2014 Issue (2014-12)"

Sugar Cookies

Sugar Cookies

My favorite holiday memories include Christmas music, hot chocolate and sugar cookies. I have decorated holiday cookies with my mother each year for as long as I can remember. This holiday season I was able to continue that tradition but with my own daughter!

The Holiday Guide to Healthy Skin

The Holiday Guide to Healthy Skin

Here are 5 simple steps to healthy skin this holiday season!

A Holiday Perfected

A Holiday Perfected

I have a confession to make. But before I share my shadowed secret, I want you to know – I don’t feel any guilt for what I’ve done. Not a shred. Even when my daughter looks at me with her warm chocolate eyes and her turned-down lip. Not even then. Are you ready?

More than just an Advent Calendar

More than just an Advent Calendar

by Kendra Gilbertson Growing up, Christmas was one of my favorite times of the year. There were certain things that I knew would happen every year and I looked forward to doing them with our family: 1. We would always pile in the car and drive through the neighborhood, what we called candy land, looking […]

Ten Unplugged Gifts – For Families That Want To Disconnect

Ten Unplugged Gifts – For Families That Want To Disconnect

Here’s a short list to give everyone a simple guide to gifting with the true meaning of the holidays in mind: family.

Do you recommend co-sleeping?

Do you recommend co-sleeping?

I do not recommend co-sleeping. I do agree that when humans slept in caves, newborns slept with or on top of their mothers. I also recognize that babies sleep their best on their mother’s belly.

Holiday 2014

Holiday 2014

This holiday season is about de-stressing and enjoying the unplugged, quieter moments. Choose to forget the Elf on the Shelf and focus instead on the joy of sugar cookies and board games with family … yet staying healthy of course, with our “12 Days of Exercise” and “The Holiday Guide to Healthy Skin.” Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas!