5 Tips for Getting Your Toddler to Eat Healthy

Let me start by saying in no way am I an expert, and in no way is Cullen a 'perfect' eater. He definitely has healthy foods he doesn't like, and there are days he goes without having a single vegetable. So with that said, I still wanted to offer a few tips for other parents out there who might be able to gain a little something from our experiences. To start, here's what Cullen had to eat yesterday. Breakfast Coconut…

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas Under $50

Mother's Day is just 2 weeks away. Still enough time to order a gift, but you won't want to wait. I've picked some of my personal favorites and other things that I would be happy to receive as a mom. Everything is affordable and under $50. There's a little something for everyone: the sporty mom, the classy mom, and the minimalist mom (that would be my mom)!   Who doesn't want a safe, chemical-free lipstick that's been given an Allure…

Alaska Heart Run 2017 – Race Recap

It was a starting point for sure. Slower than I had secretly hoped, but I was glad to have run the 5K in less than 20 minutes. Saturday, April 22 was the Alaska Heart Run 5K. It is the premier 5K all year for Anchorage drawing 4200 runners and walkers. The race kicks off the summer racing season and the most competitive runners come out for this race. Stats from the race: Official time - 19:51 4th place for the…