How Having a Baby With Food Allergies Changed Everything

This week is the one year anniversary of our discovering that Luna had allergies.  Kain had no issues with any foods, so I never considered for that she would have any problems arise when she started eating solid foods.  One year later, I am finally ready to tell her story. When my daughter was born, …

7 Easy Ways to Participate in Plastic Free July 2018

Single use plastics are literally taking over our world. Almost everything we use comes wrapped in some type of plastic film.  The majority of plastics cannot be recycled..   The Plastic Free July initiative was started in Australia in 2011, to bring awareness to the problems we face with plastic and to educate people on how …

12 Places To Check Out On iLoveLocal Halifax Open City Day 2018

If you are looking for something to do in Halifax this Saturday, May 12, prepare yourself to be amazed.  It is that time of year again.  iLoveLocal Halifax is putting on their Open City Day and over 100 local restaurants and businesses are taking part!  There literally is something for everyone. This is the third …

10 ways we reduce waste and live environmentally conscious lives

In honor of Earth Day being this April 22, I decided to share the ways our family attempts to live environmentally conscious lives.   We are a family of four, so without implementing these practices, our waste would likely be out of control.  Some things are second nature, like properly sorting trash, recycle and compost.  Other …