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Home Remedies to Treat Yeast Infections in Newborns

No matter how many times you quickly change your baby, diaper rash is almost inevitable. What may start off looking like a diaper rash, however, may actually be something more – a yeast infection. This is a more painful and long-lasting rash that even baby boys can get, as I recently discovered with my 1 month old. I noticed my little guy’s skin in between the folds by his groin was starting to rub raw Continue Reading…

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Natural Home Remedies for Treating Post-Partum Mastitis

You’ve spent nine months going through all the “delightful” aches, pains, and hormones of pregnancy. You’ve survived labor and delivery, whatever that might have been like for you! And now you have this beautiful baby in your arms and you lean back in your hospital bed with a sigh of relief, the pain being mostly gone. Now it’s time for your milk to come in.   Many mothers might have an easy time of it Continue Reading…

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A Journey of Years and A Day to Remember Always

(Warning: Child loss/miscarriage trigger) Every year on this day, I hold in my heart a memory that will never go away and tears that somehow will never be dried. When a mother loses her child, no matter at what time, it changes her for the rest of her life. You eventually find a new normal but have a different outlook. For each mother, the impact will be different but we are all affected in ways Continue Reading…

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The Battle to Keep Our Children Toxin-Free

Eliminating toxins from your life is an immense undertaking. When I started to dive into what exactly was toxic in our lifestyle, I was blown away by how much we were being impacted. Food, body products (shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, lotions, shaving creams, moisturizers, cosmetics, etc.), toothpaste, cleaning supplies, clothing, and even the plastic containers we were storing our food in contained chemicals that were shown to be toxic to our health. Formaldehyde, talc, titanium dioxide, Continue Reading…

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Baby Bottles: Ditch the Plastic and Go Glass!

(This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I may receive some compensation. It will not charge you anything extra, however. All opinions are my own from actual use of products. For more information, please visit my disclosure policy.) When I started to look into decreasing the toxic products in my house, one of the first things we did in the kitchen was to get rid Continue Reading…