Kristy, Au Naturale, Uncategorized

Sing Peace: The Power of Positive Intention

Our scene opens to an Amphitheater. Its Grandparents Day and its my son's first year at this Montessori School. I am excited to show my Father in Law and his wife how AMAZING this school is. It's reputable accreditations, top notch facilities, child led education model, etc. Then the kids come out. They get in… Continue reading Sing Peace: The Power of Positive Intention

At Home With Christiana

At Home with Christiana: Best Fitness Apps

Fitness is something that has always been a part of my life. From junior athletics to marathon running to postpartum recovery, fitness is a major source of stress relief, confidence, and balance in my life. So while a day in the life of home renovating and chasing little people is almost always a workout in some… Continue reading At Home with Christiana: Best Fitness Apps

Momday Faves

Momday Faves: Part Deux

To continue a "few of my favorite things" on these Momday Faves list.... Kristy's turn: Mommy Hooks Does this look like you running errands or enjoying a day out with kids in tow...one in a baby wearing device, one holding hands, and one in a stroller? Trying to run errands, go to the farmers market,… Continue reading Momday Faves: Part Deux

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At Home with Christiana: Back-splash Low Down

Installing a tile back-splash is one of the first projects we took on early into our reno days, and I think it’s a great place for beginners to start. It’s fairly quick, fairly simple, and provides almost instant gratification. WIN! This post may seem long at first glance, but don’t be intimidated - EVERYONE can… Continue reading At Home with Christiana: Back-splash Low Down

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Adventures of a Renaissance Mommy: Introducing Christiana!

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Kristy, Au Naturale: Demystifying Doulas

In honor of the closing of World Doula Week,  I asked my 7 year old son, “Honey, what do you think I do as a doula?” His reply was perfect, and what most folks (if they know doulas are a thing) think a doula does. He said “You help get babies to come out!” In… Continue reading Kristy, Au Naturale: Demystifying Doulas

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Margo’s Money Management: Why I Won’t Tell You ‘How Women Behave With Money’

Since we’re getting all personal here, I want to start by revealing a huge pet peeve of mine.  Let me set the stage with a few examples: While studying for a finance exam recently, the instructor in my course said, “Women have unique challenges when it comes to saving for retirement.  However, one positive thing… Continue reading Margo’s Money Management: Why I Won’t Tell You ‘How Women Behave With Money’