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With all the excitement, anticipation, and “glow” that pregnancy brings, it can also bring a few unwanted friends along the way. One of the most common complaints among expectant mothers is dry, itchy skin… particularly around the belly. That’s where this all natural belly balm comes into play.
Before I made some serious changes to my diet and approach to the toxins in my home, I was totally engrossed in the world of “skin care” products. Due to my acne-prone skin, most of those products were designed to get rid of excess oil… because clearly my skin issues were due to too much [...]
I remember growing up watching my mom suffer from seasonal allergies every year. I felt fortunate that I didn’t have any allergies, especially because even as a young child I hated the idea of taking pills. That all changed when I moved a couple of years ago. Something in the air now gets me every [...]
I was not a huge “outdoors” person growing up. I mean, like most kids, I enjoyed playing outside… but I wasn’t a real advocate of the woods. Mostly because I hated bug spray. Seriously. I remember closing my eyes and lifting my arms as my mom sprayed stuff all over my body. The smell alone [...]
It’s Earth Day. The annual day on which events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection. In theory, this was something I have cared about for my whole life. Like so many, I’d maybe share a cool “Earth Day” picture on facebook, or read an article online, or update my status to show [...]