How to Cure Dry Skin – with The Green Beaver Company

Dry skin in the winter that results in my fingers literally splitting open is something I have my mom to thank for. It happens every year no matter what I do. I apply copious amounts of cream, drinks loads of water, sleep with hand cream and gloves on and use dish gloves when washing a large sink of dishes. No matter what my fingers split. I suppose because misery loves company, the skin on the rest of my body follows suit, including my lips. Unfortunately I have also passed this along to Morris and Rose. Poor kids have chronic dry skin which gets much worse in the winter months. Read more…

My baby is 1 year old

I am in shock that a year has passed so quickly. At this time last year my water had broken and we were waiting for labour to start. We didn’t know the gender and were anxious to see if we would be meeting Rose (or Oscar – had we had a boy).  Rose arrived quickly, about 20 minutes after finally getting out of the hospital parking garage and into the labour/maternity wing. Although I had gained over 50lbs during my pregnancy, sweet Rose was a whooping 6.2 lbs at birth. 1 year old Read more…