My Beautycounter Must Haves and 20% off site-wide!

**I will be compensated for purchases made through the links on this page.  I talk a lot on this blog about why I feel it is important to know what is in the products that you are using and there is no better time than now to try some! Have you been eyeing Beautycounter for […]

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My Tuesday night “me time” routine

Having an extremely busy eight month old has proven way more draining for me than a newborn. These last couple months have been a battle of wills. They are learning so, so much every single day and my child is easily frustrated. Couple that with fighting sleep and I am in dire need of some […]

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Seven “crunchy” mom things

While I hate labels, I would consider myself a relatively “crunchy” mom. That said, there are different levels of “crunchy” moms in my opinion and I tend to fall somewhere in the middle, I think? Of course anyone can adapt crunchy tendencies or take on some granola mom ideals or habits. But, to be a […]

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Little Gabe’s Birth Story

“There is a secret in our culture, and it’s not that birth is painful. It’s that women are strong.” ~ Laura Stavoe Harm My baby’s birth story was quite uneventful but was simply everything I could have hoped for. I would do it all again in a heart beat and I hope my story can […]

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My favourite and most useful toxin-free Christmas gifts

The count down is on and with just a few short weeks left before Christmas, there is always the last minute dash for little items to finish off the perfect present! When you are considering these items, in my opinion, it is important to consider the gift the person would love and also the environmental […]

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Cleaning with essential oils

I am kind of the queen of anxieties when it comes to chemicals…don’t worry, I’m talking to a therapist. Most of my fears are probably irrational and take worst case scenario to the max but I am just not comfortable cleaning with things that could potentially be harmful to my health, or my family’s health. […]

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