Pregnancy can be rough For some the entire 40 plus weeks flashes by and not one single pregnancy symptom. Others don't have that same "luck". For a mother who has miscarried it is hard and you look forward to these symptoms as a sign that the pregnancy is going strong. That doesn't mean you don't… Continue reading Blends of essential oils to aid in 21 pregnancy symptoms
Did you know one drop of peppermint essential oil equals to 28 cups of peppermint tea?
As a busy mom of five shopping for the kids clothing is like a full-time job. I honestly feel like one of the kids is always outgrowing something. You know the saying "they grow like weeds"? Yeah, I'm starting to think it's true. I seem to think finding clothing for boys is always easy. They… Continue reading True confessions requirements when shopping for kids
This post is sponsored by Safari, however, all opinions are my own. Please see my disclosure for more information. Safari toys are amazing! Okay, post done! I'm kidding but these toys are so amazing that I sit on the floor with the kids to play for hours. I love anything that can be used for educational purpose. Having the… Continue reading Kids are falling in love with the Safari toy line
For all my cloth loving families and those who will love them after you try them out. Come on read more on the great benefits of using cloth and how easy they are!
Starting a simple crunchy lifestyle may seem difficult but if you start with baby steps you will be there before you know it. Being crunchy doesn't have to be one extreme or the other. Start with small changes that can cause a ripple effect for more changes. What is crunchy? For me crunchy is doing… Continue reading Simple and easy ways to start a crunchy lifestyle
Today is Valentine's Day. A day that most think is a made-up holiday for big companies to sell candy, flowers and cards. That may be the case but who doesn't like a good excuse to eat chocolate? Don't get me wrong it's great to have an excuse to go out but do you really need… Continue reading Ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day as a family
So many families deal with lice sometimes several times within the elementary school age. With children in school the outbreaks seem to be endless. Of course, we all worry that if one child has lice that the entire family will soon be dealing with infestation.
A serious planner knows that having a baby can be expensive but if planned and prepared for you can save money. Most of the things you are told you need for a baby will never go used.
At the age of 17 I went in to the local health clinic to request birth control. The doctor working that day advised me that I should have a pap test and some blood test as part of a yearly checkup.