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The Magical Applications of Lemon Oil

Painkillers, antibiotics, antacids, antihistamines, decongestants, the list of therapeutic options goes on! Sometimes it feels like all you ever do is mask pain, ignore a symptom and ingest some chemicals that will offset their own breed of collateral damage on your body. While we…

August 9, 2017
Moms

Cheap And Easy Water Activities For Your Kids

During summertime, the biggest thing that any parent has on their mind is how they’re going to entertain their youngsters without breaking the budget. When school’s in session, it’s easy to make your kids happy by driving to the park on a Saturday afternoon,…

August 1, 2017
Moms

10 Ways to Not Go Crazy Packing for a Move With a Toddler

The good news is you or your spouse just got promoted to a position with greater responsibility and higher rewards. The bad news is you have to move your young family across the country and start your life over again. You look around your…

July 25, 2017
Om

#FridayFavorites – The Fitness Edition

  Fitness is one of my favorite things! Getting to the gym is one of my top personal priorities. If I’m being honest, though, some days, when my family has no clean underwear left,  the laundry is more important and my priorities need to…

July 21, 2017
Om

Yoga for Sleep: 7 Yoga Poses You Can Do in Bed

Yoga has many uses. It can be a great workout, as well as help increase flexibility, act as a form of moving meditation or as a part of your bedtime routine. Keep in mind that pre-bedtime yoga isn’t supposed to be a workout. It’s…

July 20, 2017
Om

13 Ways You Can Volunteer This Summer

Many people want to volunteer and give back to their community, but that enthusiasm wanes under the weight of myths about volunteering. You don’t need a lot of people, time or money to make a difference, but you may think that way if you…

July 18, 2017
Noms

Why Summer Produce Is The Best Produce

Your local farmer’s market comes to life in the summertime, and there’s a reason for that. So many delicious, and wonderfully popular ingredients hit the peak of their season in the summer months. From corn to watermelon, berries to summer squash, the warm weather…

July 11, 2017
Moms

Why a Summer Staycation Can Be the Perfect Summer Break

Traveling is exhausting—whether by plane or car, you can’t overlook packing bags and getting everyone ready on time. Money is spent on tickets, or gas, and sleeping arrangements in a foreign place. By the time you’ve begun looking for a house-sitter, exhaustion has already…

July 7, 2017
Noms

Girls Who Grill: Why the Grill Should Be Your Summer BFF

Almost everyone can think back to that one memorable summer barbecue. The heat, maybe a pool, that token soda cooler and sliced watermelon. But the main event is on the grill, whether hamburgers, shish kabobs, chicken breasts or portobello mushrooms. Grilling is a fresh,…

June 29, 2017