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No Bad Vibes

Dispel old negative energy, get pumped and get grounded at the same time. Your laser beam focus on the good things in life will amp up and so will you when you diffuse this one. Enjoy! Hop on over to … Continue reading

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Finding Sacred Space

If there is one common thread that I see with busy moms it is that we don’t think we have the time or space to take care of ourselves. We feel guilty if we carve out time or space for … Continue reading

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The Weird Way I Do Laundry

I have never really liked the perfume-y smell of some laundry detergents and fabric softeners. I can not imagine how overpowering those new scent beads must be. I just don’t think my clothes need to smell like a bottle of … Continue reading

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Our Sad Adoption Story with a Happy Ending

Our adoption story does not have trips to Africa, long months of waiting to find out if we had been chosen as adoptive parents, tons of money spent on legal fees or making our picture book for birth mother’s to … Continue reading

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My Kid’s Favorite Oil

My little one loves her oils and I love that the language in my house has changed so much… for example: “Hey, I have a cut, where is the helichrysum?” or “Can you get me the lavender¬†for my bug bite?”¬†So, … Continue reading

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Greek Turkey Meatballs with Cucumber Mint Salsa

Oh my goodness… these are so good! I made them last night and everybody (including the picky child!) loved them. Don’t tell anybody, but this meal is pretty good for you too, plus it was quick. I got this cooked … Continue reading

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Grow baby grow!

We know local, organic veggies are good for us. Either you can go to your local farmers market every weekend, or try some gardening at home. You can’t get more local than that! Have you ever tasted a tomato right … Continue reading

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Homemade Frozen Yogurt Pops

This is the only picture I have of my frozen yogurt pops because they were all gone by the time I decided to post the recipe. Everybody loved them, especially the kids. All the kids ate them up! Whoo Hoo! … Continue reading

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Do What You Love

When you are sleeping the days away, depressed and lost it is hard to remember what you love. Deep in a dark hole, there is no sunlight. Endless days on repeat. It is hard to see your way out when … Continue reading

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Cheesy Apples Recipe

This is a classic at our Thanksgiving table. This is so bad for you. The only redeeming quality is that it has apples in it. But, everybody wants it during the holidays so I always make it. What’s life with … Continue reading

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