10 Budget-Friendly Ways to Give to the Less Fortunate

The holidays are a wonderful time to reflect on all we have to be thankful for, but it also provides an opportunity to remember the struggle of those who lack what many of us take for granted. As our nation climbs its way back […]

By |November 26th, 2013|Family, Mind + Body, Parenting, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eight Principles of Attachment Parenting: A Resource for New & Expecting Families

There are a lot of “must-have” lists and advertisements out there telling you what fancy new goodies and gadgets you need for a new baby. For the attachment parenting family, all you really need is a gentle, patient, loving parent or caregiver and a […]

Father’s Day by Natureal Dad

Ok. Honest Truth: When my wife asked if I would like to do a guest blog for Father’s Day, my first instinct was to roll my eyes. Is this how I am going to spend my morning? Writing a blog post? Seriously? It’s Father’s […]

By |June 17th, 2012|Baby + Kids, Family, Parenting|8 Comments

Poem: On Children

Your children are not your children.

They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself.
They come through you but not from you,
And though they are with you yet they belong not to you.

You may give them your love but not your […]

The Family Dinner

There is great meaning in the simple daily ritual of gathering together for an evening meal. The days can sometimes be hectic, so we make a point to slow down and enjoy one another in the evening. We come to know a rhythm of preparing […]

By |March 10th, 2012|Connecting, Family, Home, Parenting|0 Comments