Natural Remedies for Teething

Teething can be such a frustrating time for babies and parents. The swollen gums, drooling, constant gnawing and crying, it’s definitely trying! Fortunately there are natural remedies that are really effective. Here are a few that have worked well for us:   1. Hyland’s Teething Tablets – These little homeopathic tablets dissolve easily so unlike read more »

Four Essential Cleaning Ingredients with Two Recipes

I’ve bought several different natural cleaners and they are either expensive, don’t work or aren’t what I would consider safe enough to use around children. After trying complicated recipes over the last few years, there are four basic products that everything I now use to clean are based off of, baking soda, vinegar, lemons and read more »

Why I Choose to Use doTERRA Essential Oils

There are many brands of essential oils out there and I have used several of them, but I now choose to use doTERRA because of their commitment to purity. They have created their own standard, Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade (CPTG), and test every batch of oils, only selling the purest of oils. Click here for read more »

Avoid Splenda With These Alternatives to Soda

Our bodies aren’t designed to digest artificial sweeteners so it isn’t surprising when articles like this one come out: http://news.msn.com/us/splenda-goes-from-safe-to-caution-after-leukemia-found-in-mice. Splenda (sucralose) is in a lot of zero calorie drinks and is even in food and beverages that already have sugar! It isn’t impossible to avoid though and while I love that sucralose is finally read more »