Are you concerned that your baby might have allergies? If they are experiencing an overload of sniffles that just don't seem to go away, or watery and itchy eyes, they might have an allergy, rather than the common cold. Other signs of possible allergies are recurring rashes, irritable tummy, or sleepless and restless nights. These could all be symptoms of exposure to allergens. Now, I am not going to play doctor here and diagnose your child. That should be done by a medical professional. ... Read More about Detoxing the Baby's Nursery – Never Too Late!
**Originally published on The Examiner.** Halloween has long been merely a holiday about treats. Kids dress up in children's Halloween costumes and grab their neon pumpkin buckets or canvas bags to go house-to-house begging for candy. Yes, begging. The best part is both walking out the door to show off the costume and trick-or-treat and then walking back in the door to check out how much candy a kid has scored. Halloween candy is not always the best and most fun thing to receive on Halloween, ... Read More about Healthy Halloween treat ideas
If you are looking for an all-round household cleaning product which does an efficient job but does not cost the earth you may be pleasantly surprised by the versatility and effectiveness of a simple item typically found in a fruit bowl rather than under the sink – the lemon. The Natural Cleaning Quality of Lemon Juice The citric acid in lemons, or C6H8O7 to quote its molecular name, is a weak organic acid and can also be found in other citrus fruits such as oranges, grapefruit and ... Read More about The Natural Cleaning Quality of Lemon Juice
I am so into meal planning and after talking to some friends I realize how much people want to do it, but either don't have the time to research or just don't know where to start. SO I decided to go ahead and start up this page every week with a linky at the bottom to post your favorite recipes for others to enjoy as well! With three kids under 5, I am so into easy one-pot dishes, but will occasionally venture into stovetop-to-oven just to shake things up a bit. Be sure to check the linky at ... Read More about Natural Living Meal Planning Monday Linky #1
Ahhhh...my favorite season is upon us. I just can't imagine living anywhere but New England where we get to celebrate this season in all its glory. Bright trees, crisp air, the smell of woodstoves starting up, and harvest festivals make me feel so giddy! What the summer sun does for many people, the cool, crisp air of fall does for me. I just feel so energized by anything and everything pumpkin, spicy and harvest-related. The summer may have passed by in a blur of sleepless postpartum recovery, ... Read More about Hello Autumn. An Addictive Pumpkin Cookie Recipe.