A Finger-Friendly Approach to Solids: Baby-Led Weaning

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This post does contain an affiliate link. When my older daughter was born, to be a “good” mom you had to make your own baby good. And being the frugal naturalist and “good” mom that I am, I jumped on that train! No preservatives and no extra money spent on jarred baby food. (Hope you […]

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23 Reasons to Love Apple Cider Vinegar


Apple cider vinegar. There are lots of reasons to love this fermented substance! Who knew it could do more than just make an awesome ingredient in salad dressing? Turns out it can clean, heal, boost immunity, and so much more! Before we delve into just a few of it’s amazing uses, let me say, it […]

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Side By Side: The City Mini and the New Scooter

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This post does contain affiliate links. Recently I reviewed the Joovy Scooter 2014. I often get asked by mom friends about strollers – which single or double is my preference and why. Though I have told countless people about my former favorite single stroller over the years, I have never done a blog post on […]

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Our Home Apothecary

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This post does contain affiliate links. Today I’m giving you a peek into my little apothecary. This is a post I have been meaning to do for awhile because I often get asked how I treat various ailments. It finally made its way to the top of my list now, as I am sifting through […]

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Make Your Own Liquid Laundry Detergent!

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At the beginning of last year, I began making my own laundry detergent. I have loved making my own, both because it saves us money and saves us from exposure to needless chemicals! Most of the recipes I found used a 5-gallon bucket to make the liquid form. However, not only do I not have […]

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Sleepless in Dallas: A Post on Teething

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This post contains affiliate links. I won’t lie to you. It’s been a rough 48 hours. Adeline, 8 months, has a few teeth trying to come in at once. She has been sure to let me know the pain she has been experiencing, around the clock. Sunday night I don’t think she slept at all. […]

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