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My Pelvic Vein Embolization at The Whiteley Clinic (for pelvic congestion syndrome)

In June 2019, I underwent pelvic vein embolization at The Whiteley Clinic to treat pelvic congestion syndrome — a culprit in pelvic pain for up to 30% of women and men. Here is my experience, including why I chose The Whiteley Clinic for the best diagnostic imaging and pelvic vein embolization.

What’s The Difference Between Collagen & Gelatin? (+ when & how to use them daily!)

What’s the difference between collagen and gelatin? Should you use both? In what different ways can they be used for health benefits and in cooking? How to find quality collagen and gelatin? This post answers all that and more!

Get Your New Instant Pot Out of the Box & Start Using It TODAY!

Did you get a new pressure cooker… and it’s still sitting in the box?? Get over the intimidation of pressure cooking… Here’s how to get your Instant Pot and start using it TODAY! Unboxing video included!

Anti-Inflammatory, Immune-Boosting, Mineral-Rich Get Through The Flu Tea

Stay hydrated and nourished when you or your family come down with the flu. This anti-inflammatory, immune-boosting, mineral-rich Get Through The Flu Herbal Tea is exactly what sick bodies need. With the benefits of nettle, cinnamon, ginger, and turmeric, it helps your body heal naturally.

How To Clean Reusable Metal Straws

The inside of your reusable straws may have lots of gunk and smoothie build-up, so make sure you’re keeping them free of mold and food particles. Learn how to clean reusable metal straws in the most effective way and with the best non-toxic cleaner!

5 Reasons Why I Eat Keto Desserts… Even Though I’m Not Keto

Even though I don’t follow a low-carb or keto diet, I DO eat keto desserts. Here are my 5 reasons why I eat keto desserts even though I’m not keto or low-carb. Read why I eat keto/low-carb desserts for gut health, reducing inflammation, hormone balanace, and more!

DIY Boot Wax & Leather Conditioner (works for ALL leather: shoes, purses, wallets, & car seats!)

Keep your leather boots looking sharp and more water-resistant with this all-natural DIY Boot Wax and Leather Conditioner! This 2-ingredient boot wax is cheap to make, has no chemicals, and works for all types of leather, including shoes, purses, wallets, and car seats!

10 Tips for a Mentally Healthy Holiday Season

Do the holidays (or certain people or traditions) have you feeling stressed, anxious, or depressed? Here are 10 tips for a mentally healthy holiday season to help you make it through with love and boundaries instead of stress, depression, and anxiety.

A Tour of Our Modern Finnish Sauna (+7 benefits of Finnish sauna)

Join me for a photo tour of our modern Finnish sauna on our Northeastern Minnesota property! You’ll learn about the history of Finnish sauna, how we repaired ours after a devastating fire, how we take saunas (yes, we go in naked!), and the 7 health benefits of Finnish sauna.

What If I Can’t Afford Organic Food? (how to let go of the guilt & embrace Real Food anyway!)

Have you ever asked yourself, “What if I can’t afford organic food?”? Do you believe that your family’s health and wellness will suffer if you can’t buy all organic? Do you feel that Real Food is “all or nothing”? You can let go of the fear and guilt and embrace Real Food anyway, even on a small budget!