In the early days of my son's life, when he was around 6 weeks old, I was seriously sleep deprived. When I say sleep deprived, I mean that on a good day I would get 2-3 consecutive hours of sleep. That was when I started thinking about sleep training. Before we go any further, I… Continue reading Tips On Sleep Training and How It Benefited Our Family.
The phrase, "All Natural Birth", can bring on a variety of emotions in people. But before we get into it, I want to say that I didn't have an all natural birth to be a champion or prove anything. It was just something I was interested in trying to accomplish. I approach health from a… Continue reading How I had An All Natural Birth.
Today I'm going to share 10 Frugal Valentine Date Ideas. Maybe you are searching for Valentine Ideas For her or Romantic Valentine Date Ideas or just Valentine's ideas. Maybe you already have an elaborate, expensive date night planned for your someone special! But whatever your relationship status, you can do any of these dates! Grab… Continue reading 10 Frugal Valentine Date Ideas
Ok, Mamas. You want to increase your milk supply? Are you struggling to get your milk supply back up after illness? Do you just want to be on your game with increasing your milk supply? I've got some all natural ways you can increase that milk supply. Lets.Get.Real.First. Breastfeeding is a journey. It wasn't something… Continue reading 10 Ways To Naturally Boost Your Milk Supply!
Aging. Something no one can escape! There's the idea floating around that men tend to look younger from years of shaving their faces. If you think about it, they are exfoliating their skin every time they shave. When you exfoliate, you are sloughing off the dead skin cells and making way for fresh skin… Continue reading Lavender Vanilla Body Scrub with Himalayan Pink Salt and Cane Sugar.
Mastitis. I physically cringe when I hear or read this word because I know all too well the pain it can bring. WebMD describes mastitis as: " ...........an infection of the tissue of the breast that occurs most frequently during the time of breastfeeding. It can occur when bacteria, often from the baby's mouth, enter a… Continue reading How I Beat Mastitis Three Times Without Antibiotics.
Currently on my living room floor is a pile of clean cloth diapers, covers and inserts. They've been clean for 3 days......... Anyways. Let us jump right into the different types of cloth diapers and how they work. I'm not an expert and I haven't used every kind out there. I'm still learning but I… Continue reading My Journey Into Cloth Diapering: Diaper Styles, Inserts, Fit and Brands.
This is my favourite part to share with you about cloth diapering. MY SETUP! WOOHOO!! Set up is one of the most important parts of cloth diapering. If you don't have a good setup you may find that the whole process overwhelms you easily. This took me awhile to figure out. I've rearranged baby boy's… Continue reading My Journey Into Cloth Diapering: The Setup.
I could feel the sweat starting to bead on my forehead and my heart began to race. My palms felt sweaty and my chest tightened. What was sending me into full panic mode, you ask? Well. I was creating my baby registry. Most normal mamas to be would probably feel excited doing this but for me,… Continue reading How I’m Learning To Live With Less And Why I didn’t Always Love it.
In this post I'm going to share the ways in which my husband and I save money. This saving money thing has never been a strong point for me, personally. Thankfully I married someone who is much better at it than me! I've taught my husband that it's ok to splurge sometimes and he's taught… Continue reading Ways In Which We Have Learned To Live Frugally.