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HOW TO ENCOURAGE YOUR CHILD TO EAT HEALTHY

What we feed our children affects not only affects their physical growth but also their emotional and mental health. Eating healthy helps your child maintain their weight, have enough energy to carry out tasks and keep their minds in focus. Children aren’t born craving French fries, pizza, burgers and such. We expose them to such fast foods and they become a habit. In the same way, we can instill healthy eating habits into them. You do that by creating an environment for them to make healthy nutritional decisions. It isn’t as frustrating as most people make it seem.


Here are 5 ways to get your child to eat healthily;


Lead by example


You want your child to eat healthily? Why don’t you start by eating healthy yourself? If you are going to make your child drink carrot smoothies while you down a bottle of cold Coke, you are not helping much. You might end up with a rebellious child who feels that mealtimes are a punishment. Keep eat-outs on the minimum and stay away from the prepared foods …

Top Birthday Gift Ideas for Kids

If your kids are soon to celebrate a birthday, then it can be difficult to know exactly what to buy for them. While your little ones might be keen to get their hands on the latest technology or expensive toys, you may have other ideas when it comes to choosing them a present that they can enjoy for several years to come. When your kids begin to ask about what presents they are going to receive for their birthday, it is up to you to manage expectations right from the start. There is nothing worse than having to deal with a birthday temper tantrum! These top birthday gift ideas are sure to put a smile on their faces.

Clothes and accessories

Who doesn’t enjoy looking and feeling their best? The chances are that your kids enjoy getting dressed up and looking stylish too. Clothes and accessories make a great gift for a fashion-forward child, in particular, if your little ones are always trying to stay ahead of the crowd and love looking stylish and sophisticated no matter what the occasion. …

Prone to Wander Phone Case GIVEAWAY!!

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We are all prone to wander away from the things that really matter. Sometimes, we just need a little encouragement, a breath of inspiration, a quick reminder of THE Truth, our identity, and our purpose. Prone To Wander LA creatively brings God’s Word in the little things we carry, wear, or see every day. 
ENTER TO WIN A SET OF 3 PRONE TO WANDER PHONE CASES HERE!  
My Review I was super excited to be able to review 3 different cases from Prone to Wander.   I recently just got a new phone, so new cases make me smile! 
I love all three of these but my favorite would be the third one, "Be still and know that I am Lord."  This is a verse that I have been practicing more.  Sometimes I am do do do and not resting like I know I should.  I tend to put too much on my plate and learning to slow down is so vital to my health.  
The cases are very easy to get on and off.  The three I got are each a bit different from each other.  My favorite has a wood cover with a plastic lining.  The pink on…

10 Little Night Stars- Book Review

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Book Description
Ten Little Night Stars is a sweet bedtime counting book perfect for the youngest readers. One by one the stars come out in the night sky as cute and cuddly animals go through their bedtime routines. This board book will encourage children to turn the page with interactive and engaging rhyme, and will take them through bath time, story time, and sleep. Written by Deb Gruelle, great-great-grand-niece of Johnny Gruelle, the creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy, Ten Little Night Stars is the perfect bedtime story for parents and children alike.
My Review Thanks booklook program for sending me this book for free in exchange for an honest opinion.  I was not paid for this review and all opinions expressed are 100% my own.  
If you have a preschool or younger child I think this is a great book to add to your library.   The story is one that walks through a norma bedtime routine.  
My kids who are older did enjoy it as well.   My daughter did find the rhymes first and my son was convin…

Jesus is Alive

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I had a student from kids church make me this stick cross.  I love it!   I am so excited for Ressurection Sunday... It's the best day of the year!   


Kiah- The Honest Kitchen Grain Free Review

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Description
Treat your dog to The Honest Kitchen Grain-Free Beef Recipe Dehydrated Dog Food—a meal that is both nutritious and delicious! This grain-free dehydrated dog food provides a wholesome meal for puppies and adult dogs. It is packed with 100% real ranch raised beef and a variety of fruits and vegetables including cranberries, coconut, sweet potatoes, kale and more! Made without corn, wheat or soy, this grain-free formula is paw-sitively perfect for doggos with food sensitivities. With this human grade recipe produced in a human grade facility, Honest Kitchen proves that you don’t have to be a human to eat like one!

Key Benefits
Made with real ranch raised beef, fruits and vegetables and is intended for puppies and adult dogs of all breeds and sizes.
Dehydrated whole foods maintain their vitamins and minerals so that your furry friend gets all the nutrition he needs—just add water!
Grain-free formula made without corn, wheat, soy or add sugars made especially suitable for pals with …

New Hair

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I DID IT!   I cut a lot of hair off and put in a lot of blonde highlights!  I was unsure at first but after my facebook post got me tons of likes within minutes I am feeling rather confident in this new hair!  :)