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Essential Oils Basics

Essential Oils Basics

What are essential oils? Essential oils are aromatic concentrated plant extracts that are carefully obtained through steam distillation, cold pressing, or resin tapping (youngliving.com).  Oils are the lifeblood of plants! They are highly concentrated and contain the compounds that keep plants alive. In humans, they 

The Ultimate Activity List to Survive Home Quarantine

The Ultimate Activity List to Survive Home Quarantine

Well 2020 has been a year to remember…already.  You’re most likely being ordered to STAY HOME during this COVID-19 crisis and wondering what in the world to do now?!  Or maybe you’ve done ALL the things and need a few more ideas and activities for 

Unplanned ≠ Unwanted

Unplanned ≠ Unwanted

An unplanned pregnancy does NOT equal an unwanted baby THREE kids UNDER the age of THREE years old was not something we thought up for our future… but, apparently, God had other plans for us.  Looking at that very faint positive pregnancy test, literally made 

Food Allergy Kit: Essential Items to Carry

Food Allergy Kit: Essential Items to Carry

Are you a food allergy parent? If so, read on to make sure you’re carrying all essential items to keep your child safe and comfortable! As mothers, we tend to worry about our kiddos A LOT… and for just about everything. From their safety and 

First Signs & Symptoms of Food Allergies

First Signs & Symptoms of Food Allergies

Food allergies are becoming more prevalent each year (far more than they probably should be). Sadly, food allergies are effecting millions of people and can be LIFE THREATENING.  Note that food ALLERGIES are different than food INTOLERANCES. Food allergies CAN cause anaphylaxis, while intolerances do not.  

Must Have Items For Pregnancy

Must Have Items For Pregnancy

Okay mamas, I’m giving you the rundown on products or items that were a MUST during each of my pregnancies! As you probably know, being pregnant is tough on the body. I’ve been through three of them now so I get it. These are a 

What To Expect With A Newborn And Your Sleep

What To Expect With A Newborn And Your Sleep

As you know, I love to share about honest motherhood experiences, so here you go- when it comes to sleeping with a newborn, the STRUGGLE is real folks. ☾ YOU’RE NOT ALONE! #TEAMNOSLEEP It’s expected for new parents to feel absolutely drained from a lack 

Unexpected Struggles with Nursing And How to Overcome Them!

Unexpected Struggles with Nursing And How to Overcome Them!

 Nursing your new little one is one of the best ways to connect and bond. It’s a special time between mommy and baby that nobody else can experience. BUT, nursing may be bring some unexpected hardships and might not be as easy as you think.  Read 

5 Tips For Making the Most of Your Uncomfortable Pregnancy

5 Tips For Making the Most of Your Uncomfortable Pregnancy

“Pregnancy is easy”… said no mom ever (well maybe some, but I haven’t met them). Although your body is doing the most incredible thing ever, it coincides with nausea, back aches, heart burn, round ligament pain, swollen hands & feet, headaches, exhaustion, constipation…okay I’ll stop,