Author Archives: mrsfortner2012

The Many Benefits of Sage

From the Native Americans to ancient Celtic Pagans, sage in all it’s glorious forms has been used for thousands of years. Sage is more readily available now than ever before. You can venture to your local new age store or … Continue reading

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Best Stones to Relieve Stress and Anxiety

Manage daily stress and anxiety using stones and crystals in your everyday life. Continue reading

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What I learned In My 20’s

Today is my 30th birthday! Happy Birthday to Me! There are hundreds of “what I learned in my… [enter age here]” on the internet and this is just one more. Each one is different and utterly unique because we all … Continue reading

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Pre-Baby Meal Prepping

  I knew I wouldn’t feel like cooking for a little while after the baby was born. So I had this great plan that I would pre-make and freeze several meals so I could just pop them in the oven … Continue reading

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Nursery Creation!

When we bought this house I knew right away which room would be the nursery someday. We had already been trying for four years so I didn’t know when we would need a nursery but I knew someday we would. … Continue reading

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DIY Cat Box Cabinet

Some say there are Dog lovers¬†or there are Cat lovers… I am both!!! being such an unbiased animal lover has it’s challenges… Anyone who has had both dogs and cats at the same time can attest to this. We haven’t … Continue reading

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Dear Baby Journal

Even before I got pregnant I knew I wanted to keep a journal about my pregnancy journey. When I ask my Mom about what it was like to be pregnant there isn’t much she remembers. I guess that’s a vital … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Gender Predictions!

There are so many old wife’s tales depicting ways to predict the gender of your baby while pregnant it can make your head spin! I loved gathering everyone’s guesses and learning of all of the different reasons why they thought … Continue reading

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Before Baby Comes Check-List

I’m 16 weeks (4 months) along now and I recently sat down with my boss to discuss my maternity leave plan. After that meeting I started to feel a little panicked. There was so much to do at work before … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Panic

We (Myself, my husband, and all of our family and friends)¬†released a collective sigh of relief once we made it past the terrifying first trimester of pregnancy. I naively expected to be able to sit back, relax and watch my … Continue reading

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