5 Herbs to Help You Through the Holidays

The holidays are here ALREADY, which means presents and parties and Ho-Ho-HORRIBLE colds!! I don’t mean to put a damper on things, but that’s the sad truth. One minute you’re taking your kid to the mall to see Santa, and the next, well, you’ve taken your relationship with the toilet to the next level. Because … Continue Reading

How to Survive Christmas Parties When You Don’t Drink Anymore

*this post contains affiliate links for your convenience. Going to a Christmas party sober is an entirely different experience. I mean, what holiday/special occasion/weekend/Monday is complete without getting hammered, right? That’s just what you DO. Yet if you are trying to quit drinking, or are new to sobriety, parties can become a very uncomfortable battle … Continue Reading

How to Survive Grief Through the Holidays

*this post contains affiliate links for your convenience. I am no stranger to death. Over the past few years, I have lost loved ones, as well as been witness as my loved ones lose, so daringly close to Christmas. It certainly weaves a new perspective on the celebrations- showing me how trivial the consumption of … Continue Reading

DIY Christmas Advent Calendar

The Christmas season is officially in full swing, so my children have been joyfully counting down to the big day! To do this, we’ve been using our homemade Christmas advent calendar. We were inspired to do this project while visiting a dear friend last year, and seeing her beautiful handmade advent calendar made us want … Continue Reading