All Treats & No Tricks: Halloween Fashion

Halloween Fashion on Etsy

There are some Halloween icons that are perfectly acceptable to wear all year long. I, for one, am a big fan of black cat printed everything, and I have a spider-loving kid who would be equally pleased to wear spider pants with a cheetah shirt and a unicorn horn every day of her life. These Etsy Halloween fashion finds are great for Halloween, of course, but you can easily work them into your everyday closet, too!

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Cultivating Gratitude in Kids

Gratitude Activities for Kids

I’ve been thinking about how to introduce gratitude activities for kids. It seems like the perfect starting point to balance entitlement and privilege, and ideally, we can go from here and continue to cultivate gratitude as a family, more frequently. Grownups can look around and understand what they have versus what others do not, but I think it’s harder for kids, especially to do in an age appropriate way. Here are a few ways to dive deeper.

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Low Carb Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving is typically all about starchy, carb-filled foods. It might taste good but it doesn’t work with keto. Don’t despair, however — Pinterest is an excellent source of mouthwatering low carb Thanksgiving recipes! With these recipes and ingredients, you can put together a fantastic Thanksgiving spread without having to fall off the low carb wagon. This food would work equally well for a Christmas dinner, or any other holiday feast, too!

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A at 10 Months

A few days ago I scrolled through photos from your birthday up until now and marveled at how much you’ve grown; how your entire body used to fit in my arms with room to spare, how your tiny eyes were swallowed up by your chubby baby face. I ached a little bit for those days of just sitting with you for half the day, while you snoozed and ate and snoozed and ate. But these days you make me laugh with your antics, and you astonish with your abilities and the way you keep discovering new things. I like seeing the world through your eyes.

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