Free Summer Activities for Kids in the Anchorage Area

At the beginning of the summer, I set myself a goal of taking Cullen to a new (to him) place each week. Sometimes it was a new park, sometimes it was traveling out of town for a hike or camping adventure. All of the things we did were free and almost always outside. They were activities that could have lasted 15 - 20 minutes or an entire hour depending upon weather and his level of happiness. Here's what we did…

Fun Fall Weekend + Failed Workout

I am loving this picture-picture fall weather we are having in Minnesota right now! Actually it was on the warm and humid side on Friday and Saturday, but then Sunday was sunny with a hint of crisp fall air. This weekend, my mom, Cullen, and I went to the Twin Cities to stay with my sister, Kristy, and her husband, Nick. It was a full weekend but a lot of fun as I did some shopping, attempted a marathon pace…

The One Beautycounter Product I Can’t Live Without

How much do you like your skin care routine? Is it something you look forward to doing each morning and night? Do you use products that are safe for your skin and safe for your skin to absorb every day? In the past, I've liked my skin care routine, but it wasn't something I was necessarily excited about. I was fairly happy with the products I used, but I know they weren't safe! Since discovering Beautycounter and using their products,…