Nutrition Seeking

Doing something out of my comfort zone

Doing something out of my comfort zone

This week I began doing something I’m not exactly a fan of….counting calories… I’ve downloaded “My Fitness Pal” and started tracking what I’m eating. In the past, whenever I’ve read or heard about people counting calories I’ve always sort of had a negative opinion about […]

These are a few of my favorite things…

These are a few of my favorite things…

Happy Friday Friends! I’m feeling lots of love for a few things this week and wanted to share them with you. I. This amazing Memoir called “It was me all along” by Andie Mitchell. I picked this book up at Target because I was looking […]

Homemade Fruit Snacks

Homemade Fruit Snacks

Sissybird is a huge fan of gummy fruit snacks. Sure they are pretty convenient and cheap to buy at the store, but have you ever flipped that box over and checked out the ingredients??? I was pretty shocked to learn that most fruit snacks contain […]

Typical Day of Food for A Mama

Typical Day of Food for A Mama

You asked (well a few of you anyway) so here is what a typical day of food looks like for me: Wake up at 6:30 am drink a glass or 2 of water and boil water for tea. I LOVE coffee but had to tough […]

Pumpkin Lovin’

Pumpkin Lovin’

This post is also being featured on a longtime friend’s blog…my first guest post! Thank you so much for the opportunity Jenny! Now go give her some love at Jennyalbright.com !   Can I just say for the record… It’s the beginning of “All Things […]

Back to School

Back to School

We are in full “Back to School” swing here now. My favorite time of year! I’ve always enjoyed school, I was a teacher after all, but also enjoy the predictable schedule, cooler temps, exciting autumn activities, and the food! This year Sissybird started Kindergarten at […]

How to get your kids in the kitchen (and not lose your mind)!

How to get your kids in the kitchen (and not lose your mind)!

      Having little helpers in the kitchen sounds so nice right? Ha! I’ll admit in my head it always seems like it will be such an amazing learning experience, and maybe, just maybe, Sissybird will pop something in her mouth while we’re prepping […]

Welcome to our Nest

Welcome to our Nest

Hello, I’m Abby “A Mama” to 2 preschoolers & wife to my high school sweetheart, and we live at the end of Mockingbird Lane. I’d like to share our adventures with you as we work on making our Nest as natural as we can! I’m into […]