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Natural Ways to Clean the Air in Your Home

Indoor air quality is important for our health. It is an important part of our health, and as such, the stewardship of our bodies. The EPA says: “Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are emitted as gases from certain solids or liquids. VOCs include a variety of chemicals, some of which may have short- and long-term adverse… Continue reading Natural Ways to Clean the Air in Your Home

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Plants To Clean The Air In Your Home

Is the air in your home clean? Unfortunately, today, many products that we use (couches, mattresses, drywall, paints, carpets, laminate flooring, cabinetry, cleaning products) in our homes put off quite a bit of toxins. Getting the toxins out can improve mood and productivity, reduce stress and fatigue, and enhance memory and concentration. These plants help… Continue reading Plants To Clean The Air In Your Home

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15 Tips For A Better Night's Sleep

Sleep is something I definitely have not gotten enough of over the past couple of years. With two kids 3 and under, who until recently still nursed during the night, getting sleep can be rough. Despite my lack of sleep, I have learned some tricks for getting better quality sleep. It is a key to… Continue reading 15 Tips For A Better Night's Sleep

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29 Mood & Energy Boosting Essential Oil Diffuser Blends

As I have written about before, diffusing essential oils is a great way to make your home smell good. The bonus with essential oils is they affect our moods and mindsets. Lemon, lime, bergamot, grapefruit, basil, peppermint (do not use if you have kids under 10 in the house or are nursing), thyme, tangerine, cypress… Continue reading 29 Mood & Energy Boosting Essential Oil Diffuser Blends

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My Favorite Breastfeeding Products

August 1-7th is World Breastfeeding Week. Please note, I know that not all moms are able to breastfeed, this post is in no way shaming them! Moms want what is best for their kids, sometimes due to health issues, that is not mother’s milk. This post is just to help breastfeeding moms along in their… Continue reading My Favorite Breastfeeding Products