Author Archives: Angela

About Angela

I am a working homemaker and soon-to-be mom, striving to create an eco-aware environment. My goal is to show people how the average person incorporates small, practical changes to cause a big impact on your life and our environment.

My Birthing Center Experience

My son is asleep. Did you hear me? My 6 week old son went to sleep, without a big fight, and this is his second nap of the day. His second nap, might I add after sleeping relatively well last night. Relatively … Continue reading

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Postpartum Freezer Meal Prep Ideas

So here I am, 1 day shy of 39 weeks pregnant and my delicious little boy is still chilling in my belly. I didn’t officially start maternity leave until I was 38 weeks. So i’m super grateful that he held … Continue reading

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My at Home Maternity Photo Shoot

Taking photos at home can result in great, relaxed maternity photos. Check out our shoot that we did in and around our condo. Continue reading

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Why I’m Aiming for a Natural Birth

Whenever I tell people that my plan is to have my baby at a Birthing Center with a Midwife I get one of two reactions. For some people they are excited and supportive. Many people say that they thought about … Continue reading

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A Delicious and EASY Kale and Ground Turkey Taco Recipe

Man oh man, it’s been a LOOONG time since I’ve done one of these. I’m feeling really excited and accomplished today! For those of you who don’t know yet, I’m PREGNANT! I am 16 weeks pregnant as of yesterday and I … Continue reading

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Homemade Laundry Powder Recipe and Laundry Routine

Since we live in our oh so humble abode, we do not have a washer and dryer in our apartment. That means that I get to go to the beloved laundromat. I do our laundry every week, rain or shine, … Continue reading

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A Semi-Homemade Indian Inspired Meal

Now I know that if I was Super Homemaker I would cook all of our food from scratch. I’d slave in the kitchen for hours on end to go through every step in the process to make the perfect homemade … Continue reading

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Setting your Expectations when Transitioning to Natural Living

So you’ve decided that you want to live “naturally”. You want to incorporate homemade cleaning and beauty products into your life. You want to cut back on artificial fragrances, colors, and flavors. You are ready to go all in and … Continue reading

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My Favorite Things Birthday Party

Well today is my 32nd Birthday! I am not doing anything big this year. I usually like to do a big party with lots of planning involved. But after my wedding, I have kind of taken a break on planning … Continue reading

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How to Care for Kinky Hair

Perhaps you have a child who was born with kinky hair but you have straight hair. Maybe you just adopted a child with kinky hair. You may be a parent who has relaxed hair and you are not sure how … Continue reading

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