Healthy Lifestyle

Detox Salt Bath Recipe

 | October 31, 2018 | Posted by:

 

 

Taking a bath is a wonderful way to begin a relaxing bedtime routine. It’s a great way to unwind and let stress and pressure from the day melt away.

This can a great habit for pregnancy, especially if you’re adding specific ingredients. This is a great way to help reduce swelling. 

All you need are a few ingredients to make your own detoxing bath mix.

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4 Ways to be a Part of Your Neighborhood

 

I don’t often like to look back and see the past as the “golden years,” but there is a lot to be said for how our grandparents/great-grandparents integrated into their neighborhoods. My grandmother talks fondly about her good friend that lived across the street with whom she would share a cup of coffee each morning after their children ran off to school. 

How sweet is that? Am I the only one whose heart squeezes at the thought of having a neighbor with whom I can share moments on a porch swing or under trees on a blanket in the yard?

This has been on my mind a lot lately, and have I’ve been wrestling with how to be more a part of my neighborhood. 

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DIY Coconut Oil Body Lotion

 | September 21, 2018 | Posted by:

We all love having healthy, glowing skin. Whether you’re pregnant, postpartum, in between pregnancies, or done having babies it’s important to keep toxins out of your lotions.

This coconut oil lotion recipe is a fast and easy way to keep your skin nourished and hydrated. The Vitamin E oil is great for stretch marks caused by pregnancy. Adding your favorite quality essential oils lets you have fragrances that promote peace and relaxation.

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4 All-Natural Hand Sanitizers for Kids

 | September 11, 2018 | Posted by:

Seasons are changing and while we love the cooler weather that pushes down, it brings with it runny noses, scratchy throats, and fatigue.

With that in mind we thought it would be a great time to give you a great list of alternatives to the normal hand sanitizer we send with our children. They can be so harsh on their sensitive skin, and can do more harm than good sometimes.

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4 Neighborhood Meet-Up Ideas

In my neighborhood someone recently started a mom’s Facebook group. I had never even thought of doing something like that, but what a great way to pull your community in tighter! It’s been a great place to post for mom’s meet-ups and play dates. 

It’s kind of scary to branch out and meet new people. One way to overcome your fear is to invite a friend to help you! I’m not gonna lie. I did that and it worked out great! 

Here are some ideas for helping to get the moms in your neighborhood together.

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