Bottle Feeding Mom – Here’s Where You Failed

Bottle Feeding Mom

Did  your stomach churn when you saw the title of this post? Yep – mine did too. We’ve all circled the same posts on the internet. The ones that bash the non-vaccinators, The ones that tear apart the pro-c-sectioners. The ones that demean the formula feeders. The message is different, but the result is the [...]

DIY Lemon Cake Sugar Scrub with Essential Oils

Simple lemon cake sugar scrub recipe using only a few ingredients! The Well Nourished Nest

Did the title of this post make you drool? It should have, because today’s DIY lemon cake sugar scrub smells just as good as it sounds! Any lemon cake or cookie fans out there? My hand is raised! I absolutely love the taste of anything lemon that’s sweet, and the smell is half the reason I [...]

Why Our Kids Only Have 3 Rules

Parenting - Why we only have 3 rules - The Well Nourished Nest

Do you find, in parenting, that you’re constantly telling your kids no? Do you feel like you you’re always spouting off another thing that “we do not do in this household” because of reason x,y, or z? I was definitely there, momma. Up until just recently, I had at least 50 rules for my 3 year [...]

Tips for Breast Feeding in Public, Comfortably

Tips for breast feeding in public while staying modest! The Well Nourished Nest

Nursing in public can be a bit tricky! Here are my favorite tips for breast feeding in public, while staying comfortable and modest! If you are one of those “let it all hang out cause’ it’s natural” mamas, then this is not for you. While I have several friends like that, and love them and respect [...]

Scented Milk Bottle DIY Candles

DIY Milk bottle candles perfect for gifts! The Well Nourished Nest

DIY candles make great gifts for just about anyone! They are so versatile, as you can customize the scent, color, and presentation. Today’s milk bottle candle is a lovely, classic that will please anyone who enjoys the beautiful and simple things in life! Those who have ever visited my house know that I love rustic, [...]

12 Must-Take Yearly Photos of Your Little Ones

Photography - List of 12 photos to take of your little ones every year! The Well Nourished Nest

“I have more pictures of my children than my father ever looked at me! And i just keep taking them. I download them, and don’t even weed through them. I’m like, eh, I’ll just get another computer. That’ll be my Disney trip computer.” – Jim Gaffigan With digital pictures, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed with [...]

Celebrating Motherhood – 15 Signs That You’re a Mom of Little Ones

Signs that you're a mom of little ones

I once heard someone say that having children is like living in a frat house; there’s always something sticky, something is always getting broken, and there is always someone up at night. Isn’t that the truth?! Motherhood is not easy! Today, this one is for you, moms of little crawlers, droolers, and cuddlers! Just when you [...]

Essential Oil Gift Tags – Free Printables

Printable gift tags with cute sayings for essential oils! The Well Nourished Nest

Around here, it seems like there’s always a birthday party or baby shower coming up! I love parties and celebrating with friends, but finding the perfect gift has always been a bit of a struggle, and I always end up settling for a gift card. However, I’ve recently found a new favorite gift to give: [...]

Dear Mother, You Will Never Be Enough

Mommy guilt - You will never be enough, but that's ok. The Well Nourished Nest

If you are drowning in mommy guilt and the mistakes of yesterday…this is for you, sweet mother. Dear sweet mother, I know you because I was you. I felt your struggles, fears, regrets, and guilt. I sat with you in the evenings, and allowed the guilt of that day’s painful mistakes to lay heavy on [...]

Goodbye Picky Eaters! – 4 Tips for Raising Healthy Kids

Picky eaters in your house? These 4 tips will help your children begin to actually LIKE to eat healthy! The Well Nourished Nest

Do you have picky eaters in your home? If you have kids, chances are that you said yes. However, that doesn’t mean it has to stay that way! Here are 4 tips that will help your child begin to LOVE eating healthy! “No me like peas!” says the tenacious two-year-old from the dinner table. The [...]