Does My Child Have Anxiety?

Parents are anxious about anxiety. It’s funny to say, but not a laughing matter. These days, there is such a fine line between a normal amount of stress, and more serious mental health issue that should be addressed. In the wake of a particularly difficult day, some of us parents are left wondering, does my … Read more

Hiking With a Cold? (Yes or No)

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Got a hike scheduled for tomorrow? Feeling sort of gross, or like something bad is coming your way? I can only speak from my experience in this article (as I am not a doctor or medical professional). But here’s what I think as an avid hiker (and as a mom). In general, when you are … Read more

Quitting My Job Saved My Life

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I am sure you’ve heard this story (especially if you live and or work in the United States). People who are killing themselves at their jobs. Drowning themselves in stress, in terrible food, alcohol, even drugs. I won’t say that I was killing myself with chemicals…but I was 100% dying at my desk each day. … Read more

How to Unclog Nipple Pores

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I can’t believe I just typed that title. But yes, as a mother who has breastfed three babies, I shouldn’t be surprised. Dignity is just about the last thing that I should expect anymore, with children. When you are breastfeeding, your lady parts take on a life of their own. They do so many things … Read more

Affirmations for Anger Management

I have struggled with anger in recent years. The thing I hate about my anger as a mother is that it erupts, sometimes randomly. I have always prided myself on my mental discipline, and positivity. Obviously with my anger I have been failing. In looking for ways to work on my anger, I came across … Read more

Is it okay to drink Pedialyte every day?

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This is a great question. I think its important to look carefully at what it is that we consume on a daily basis, to make sure that it is really something we should (or shouldn’t) be consuming. To answer this question, let’s first look a little deeper at Pedialyte. What is Pedialyte? There are several … Read more