Gift your Family Healthy Togetherness

I love the concept of a “family gift.” Sometimes that is a vacation and sometimes that is a Foosball table. Here are a few family gift ideas that will get the kids away from the “me, me, me” and “I want, I want, I want” mentality of the holidays.

A Healthy, Vegan Thanksgivu​kkah

Planning a healthy and vegan Thanksgiving, Chanukah, Xmas, Thanksgivukkah? You’re also invited to read this post if you do plan to eat turkey for Thanksgiving (or even ham for Xmas!). At my family’s table, I’ll be the only one not eating the turkey at Thanksgiving. All of my energy is going to go into making sure that everything else on the table is healthy, delicious, and relatively guilt-free! Also, I guarantee, having skipped the turkey and it’s “snoozey” effects, I’ll be the only one with energy AFTER the meal! If you want energy too, keep reading for recipe ideas!

Sugar High? Hannukah Hangover article relevant to all holidays…

Little kids, little problems. Big kids, big problems. I remember the early days of motherhood when this was new information to me. However, I didn’t think I’d experience addiction issues with my child – if at all – until she became a teenager. Instead, this past week she has bounced from party to party, including […]

Hannukah Hangover – Coming off the Sugar High…

See my latest article below… Little kids, little problems. Big kids, big problems. I remember the early days of motherhood when this was new information to me. However, I didn’t think I’d experience addiction issues with my child – if at all – until she became a teenager. Instead, this past week she has bounced […]

“On Faith” Washington Post: The Hanukkah gift-giving dilemma

 “On Faith” Washington Post: The Hanukkah gift-giving dilemma http://newsweek.washingtonpost.com/onfaith/guestvoices/2009/12/the_hanukkah_gift-giving_dilemma.html