Mamas, I know you hear this a lot, and it might sound like cliché by now, but it really is so: babies grow up so fast, you have to soak up and enjoy the baby phase while you can, every minute of it!
There comes a time and day when I just want to sit back and reflect on life, thinking of the immense value of simple things. As modern day people, we don’t know how to slow down because we immerse in the daily errands, forgetting how to enjoy a slower pace in the day to dayContinue reading
By now, if you’ve been reading my posts for some time, you probably know as a family we, the Pratts, got addicted to camping. Recently, we were making plans to go on a weekend getaway and we wanted to do something different, so nothing was off the list of suggestions, including staying at a hotelContinue reading
I’ve always admired people with green thumbs because I’ve never considered myself to be one. Growing up, I had the example up close thanks to my mother; she’s still so dedicated to taking care of her luscious garden, teaching me how to tend to plants’ needs, but after having her hand me over the responsibilityContinue reading
I know I’m not going to sound very emancipated to many women when I say sometimes I find myself wondering why we want to have it all, family life, career, success. It can be exhausting when you want to combine all of them, educate your children yourself whenever you can, take care of them onContinue reading
As we find ourselves more and more in a consumerist mess, I’m very hopeful humanity is on the right track in fighting off this problem thanks to the many trends we see of late, sustainable ones, and it all starts with small changes in the day to day life when we decide to give themContinue reading
When we think of pampering, most of us consider it to be something expensive, like visiting the local spas, getting treatments and the like. I can tell because I used to have that opinion when I was younger and single, but not having the budget enough to visit the spa as often as wanted orContinue reading
I know I don’t mention him as much as I should because he deserves all the praises, so here’s a post dedicated to my hard-working husband. Growing up on a farm, he’s never been afraid of getting his hands dirty which is when his working habits formed and he hasn’t changed since. Am I notContinue reading
For a woman who doesn’t enjoy the cold, and I mean reeeally doesn’t enjoy it, it might come off as weird that I’m too excited for winter to arrive. I can’t exactly say I’m a fan of snow, stuffy nose, dry skin and wearing layers and layers of clothes. But, since one of our firstContinue reading
Though things seem to have been shifting in the right direction thanks to the sustainable trends, we’re still a consumerist society. With all the tricks of marketing companies use, it’s easy to get tempted into buying something you don’t need.