How to Keep Your Brain Healthy and Strong
Aug19

How to Keep Your Brain Healthy and Strong

We often talk about keeping our bodies healthy, active, and strong, but what about our brains? Exciting research from advanced radiology techniques provides fascinating brain insights and offers a glimpse into the power of the human brain. As such a vital organ, it’s important to learn ways to take care of our minds! The following tips can help you keep your brain healthy and strong. Fuel Your Brain If...

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How to Accessorize the Eco-Friendly Way
Jul20

How to Accessorize the Eco-Friendly Way

When you decide to go green, you may be surprised to discover that being Eco-friendly can impact every area of your life. Choices you make ultimately effect your health and the planet. Going green means considering everything from your hair and body care products to home cleaning products and even the clothes and accessories you wear. Finding effective natural, Eco-friendly cleaning and grooming products can be...

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8 Tips for Breast Pumping Success When Returning to the Workforce
Feb29

8 Tips for Breast Pumping Success When Returning to the Workforce

Every breastfeeding mom who returns to the workforce has some trepidations about pumping at work. What if they give me a hard time in the office? What if I spill breast milk all over my pants and don’t have spare ones?  We’ve been there, trust me. There are certain issues that new moms encounter when they go back to work and pump. It’s a challenge, but it’s totally manageable and a super admirable thing to do. After all, breast...

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12 Ways to Keep Your Kids Healthy This Cold and Flu Season
Jan22

12 Ways to Keep Your Kids Healthy This Cold and Flu Season

Let’s face it: Kids are walking germ magnets. They touch things they shouldn’t, put things in their mouths, and sneeze on each other with reckless abandon. Keeping kids away from germs is an impossible task, but you can take comfort in knowing there are steps you can take to reduce their exposure to germs and boost their immune systems, which will make them (and in turn, you) less susceptible to illness. Here are 12 ways to help keep...

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Meaningful Ways to Say ‘I Love You’ on Valentine’s Day
Jan07

Meaningful Ways to Say ‘I Love You’ on Valentine’s Day

It’s hard to believe Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. I’ll admit, I’m a romantic at heart, so it’s one of my favorite holidays. When you find “the one” ­­? and you will know when you find “the one” ? Valentine’s Day no longer feels like a fake, consumer holiday. In fact, on this day of romance, the powerful words “I love you” barely feel like enough to describe your all-consuming devotion to...

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The Simple Way to Improve Fertility and Get Pregnant at Home
Jan05

The Simple Way to Improve Fertility and Get Pregnant at Home

I was able to conceive so easily, sometimes I take it for granted. Then again, I have friends who have struggled for years with fertility issues. I sit with a kind ear and listen as they describe painful treatments, shots and pills all in the name of having a baby. After months of fertility treatments, these hopeful women come up empty handed. I can’t help but think ‘there must be a better way’. Maybe there is! The simple...

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10 Delicious Things Vegans Love
Jan04

10 Delicious Things Vegans Love

Although I’m not a vegan, I have plenty of vegan friends. I completely respect their decision to live a kind life. Unfortunately, the vegan lifestyle is often misunderstood. Vegans only use 100% plant-based food and products. Even things like clothing and cosmetics are a consideration for vegans. Although the vegan diet is restricted to what grows from the Earth, there are plenty of foods and recipes vegans enjoy. This...

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Teething Toddlers and How to Deal
Dec16

Teething Toddlers and How to Deal

Teething and the terrible twos: every parent’s nightmare combination. Just as your child is beginning to test their limits and discover their independence, new teething troubles arise to exacerbate an already difficult phase. Incisor and canine eruptions have nothing on the molars. Their broad size and multiple edges make molars the most painful tooth-cutting experience to date for toddlers. Let’s talk about teething...

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Create an Eco-Friendly Home Office
Oct23

Create an Eco-Friendly Home Office

If you’re anything like me, you spend lots of time in your home office. Hello, I am a blogger! In fact, my entire family has an array of computers and devices. But as a green Mom, I started wondering if all this printing and device turn-over was harmful to the environment. The answer is YES! That’s when I got to thinking, “there must be a better way!” Together, let’s Create an Eco-Friendly...

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The Cocoon Company
Oct15

The Cocoon Company

I love being introduced to new companies that are family-owned and operated. I don’t know about you, but I would much rather support small mom and pop shops that are making an effort to do something good for themselves and other families than big box companies. That’s why I was so excited to be introduced to The Cocoon Company. I can’t wait to share their story and offer you an opportunity to try their cool products!...

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Ecocentric Mom Box Review June
Jun26

Ecocentric Mom Box Review June

As a Mom, I’m concerned about the products I use on my body and around my home. As part of my mission to go green, I’m trying to eliminate as many harmful chemicals as possible. The problem is, choosing the best Eco-friendly products can be overwhelming and confusing. That’s why I’m proud to be an Eccocentric Mom blogger. Each month, I’ll show you the latest natural products inside the Eccocentric...

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Little and Lively
Jun25

Little and Lively

I love finding new fun designs and styles for babies. That’s why I was thrilled to be introduced to Little and Lively. They have a ton of beautiful clothes for babies and toddlers and offer a little something for every taste. Little and Lively has such a nice variety of fabric choices from geometric to whimsy animal prints and styles that are very hip and on-trend.  It’s always great to support...

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Indoor Air Pollution
Jun24

Indoor Air Pollution

As an asthmatic Mom with a very allergic son, I’m always aware of air quality and concerned about breathing clean, healthy air. We often consider outdoor air quality, when there are fires in the area I try to stay indoors. But what about indoor air pollution? Did you know that the quality of air inside your home could cause health risks? That’s right! Shockingly enough, the quality of the air in your home...

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How to Have a Healthy Monthly Period
Jun19

How to Have a Healthy Monthly Period

As women, most of us have gotten as accustomed as possible to our menstrual cycles, but that sometimes means thinking there’s no choice but to deal with the bad aspects. Maybe you get doubled over with cramps or feel so bloated it seems like there’s no way your favorite skinny jeans will fit. Keep reading to learn some natural ways to make your period more pleasant. How to Have a Healthy Monthly Period As women, we don’t have a...

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MommyTrade is the New Craigslist for Moms
Jun05

MommyTrade is the New Craigslist for Moms

If you’re a Mom, you know how hectic life can be with little ones. You also know how quickly kids grow out of their clothes and toys. These growth spurts often leave our homes filled with perfectly good toys and clothes that our kids no longer play with or fit in. So, what do we do with all these left over toys and clothes? Craigslist is a great way to earn a few bucks selling gently used baby/kid stuff, but it doesn’t...

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