Fresh Strawberry Pie Recipe (and Other Fresh Strawberry Tips)

One of my favorite things about summertime is all the fresh, local fruit. Especially strawberries! 

Soon strawberry stands will be popping up on the busy corners of my small town. Grocery store strawberries are impostors to these deep red, juicy, flavorful bites of summer candy. Whether organic or not, I can’t help myself from stopping by a stand and buying a pint just to eat fresh. 

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Honoring the Practical Mother in Your Life

Mother’s Day is just around the corner! For me, this day has always meant honoring my mother as I was not a mother until now. (Expecting mother.) Whether you are in the same boat as me or Mommy Pro, I’d like to share with you a few ways to honor the mother in your life. (Or drop hints to help your hubby and kids make your day special!) 

Mother’s Day celebrations come in all different styles. For some it is a night on the town: a fancy dinner, dancing and a romantic moonlit walk. Now I’m not bashing this celebration at all. It sounds great! But in rural Wisconsin the fanciest dining we get is a resort supper club with an attached, crowded, rowdy bar. 

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Prenatal Practices

Making a baby seems easy-peasy, right? The birds and the bees have long flown over and procreation is on your mind. It’s on my mind anyways!

Procreating and child rearing is the most important job for a woman, but sadly, is rarely viewed as such. When you are pregnant you have some control how your baby develops by what you eat, how you sleep and how you manage stress. These three areas must be considered long before you conceive even.

[Please don’t tune me out if you are already pregnant or already have your children, there is still much to learn. Its never too late to be nourished!]

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Easter Breakfast Bake

It’s the day after your Easter celebration.

You have dyed hard boiled eggs coming out your ears. Leftover ham is crammed in every corner of the fridge and you still have family in town from yesterday’s gathering who all need to be fed again today. 

Enter Easter Breakfast Bake. 

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