Category: Health

How to Tell When Antibiotics are Needed for Your Sick Child

Today I want to share with you a guest post by mama Jessica.

Now I’m sure we all have heard about the rampant abuse of antibiotics, but Jessica is a Pediatric Nurse, so she sees how truly life-saving they can be.

It’s in time like these, we can all appreciate the life saving capabilities of antibiotics. Take it away Jessica.

Disclaimer: I (Jessica) am not a physician. Always follow the advice of your doctor and consult him for all medical and health-related questions. If you have any concerns, call your doctor or take your child to the nearest emergency room.

Let’s travel back in time to 1920 or so.

Your son comes down with a fever and a cough, nothing too worrying.

How to Make Cranberry Orange Christmas Potpourri

One thing I love about the holiday season is the smells. I love the smell of a real Christmas tree in our living room, a fire in the fireplace, and pies in the oven!

So, when I was thinking of Christmas gifts to give to my friends and neighbors, I immediately thought of the homemade stove top potpourri my mom has made in the past.

It was so simple, yet thoughtful and elegant.

20 of the Best Soups for Fall

Autumn is right around the corner and in my family that means, soup for dinner! So, I have gathered 20 soup recipes that look amazing to try this fall!

You may have noticed (or not) that I recently took a little break from blogging.

Here’s why. I decided to stay at home with my kids this year in order to spend more time with them. However, I was starting to feel like I was working a full time job again, from home.

How to Make Easy S’mores Brownies

I do not claim to be a baker, nor do I really enjoy baking. Mention the word, “S’mores,” on the other hand, and I can whip up some gooey, chocolatey, delicious concoction!

So, when my daughter mentioned that she wanted to go camping (one time) I jumped at the chance to make that her third birthday party theme!

Because camping = S’mores! And I love S’mores. Did I mention that?