a family life and well being blog
- Catholic Family Life
- Infant & Child Care
- Kid’s Activities
- Married Life
- Planning & Organization
- Postpartum Life & Care
Welcome to our blog! A family life and well being blog focused on our experience raising two boys, navigating the myriad of information out there, and striving for balance and peace in our home.
Why pickles and bacon?
Nope – not the actual names of our children! However, they are nicknames that came from the cravings their mama had during pregnancy. We like to think that those craved foods also show us a bit about their personalities and so far it has!
What can you expect?
- Sharing our experiences (what worked, what didn’t work, hacks)
- Review of resources that helped us (books, products, etc)
- Suggestions to guide you along the way
We are a young family with a lot of varying interests. At our core we are a family that sees value in traditions, balance, natural living and intentional parenting. We are big on recognizing limitations, being graceful with ourselves and our children, and adapting as we constantly seek relentless improvement of ourselves, our routines and our family life. Read more
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In the world of ‘scary things’ for your kids, nothing elicits quite a response like going to the dentist. It can be quite a nerve wracking experience for your child despite your best intentions to lower the anxiety levels. The good news, though, is that you can do some things ahead of time to help prepare them and set expectations as well as educate yourself so you make the best decisions possible for your child.Keep reading
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