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6 Steps To Break The Cycle Of Hypoglycemia

Do you experience carb and sugar cravings, dizziness, shakiness, irritability, or feeling “hangry”? These (& more!) are signs of hypoglycemia — a precursor to insulin resistance and diabetes. Learn how to break the cycle of hypoglycemia and nourish your way out of imbalanced blood sugar TODAY!

The Dark & Bitter Truth About Your Halloween Chocolate (+19 ethical chocolate options!)

Are you buying chocolate for Halloween? You may change your mind after you discover the dark and bitter truth about your Halloween chocolate. As consumers, we vote with our dollars and need to make the most ethical and sustainable choices. If you choose to have an ethical Halloween, here are 19 Fair Trade chocolate options, too!

Conversations, Preparation, & Ideas For Celebrating Your Daughter’s First Cycle

I made up my mind years ago… My daughter was NOT going to dread her period. In this post, you’ll learn all the open conversations about menarche (the first period) that I’ve had with my daughter, plus practical, fun, and special ideas to celebrate this rite of passage in every girls’ life!

Blood Sugar Imbalance: 11 Signs Your Body Is Crying For Help

Is your blood sugar balanced? Are you on your way to developing insulin resistance or even diabetes? Our bodies are wonderful about letting us know when something is wrong. Here are the 11 signs your body is crying for help! (And all of these red flags are 100% fixable!)

Vanilla Coffee Sugar Scrub

A good use for sugar and coffee that won’t cause the jitters or a blood sugar crash? An exfoliating body scrub that gives cellulite a temporary boot. Oh, and you’ll come out of the shower smelling pretty fantastic too!

The Best Natural Bug Bite Relief Products (including no see ums!)

You can’t wait for warm weather and sunshine… only to be carried off by the bugs. What to do? From bentonite clay to essential oils and more, these are the best natural bug bite relief products I’ve found! They even provide relief for no see um bites!

Essential Oil Lice Repellent Spray

Just 2 words from the kids’ school had me itching all over: lice infestation. To help repel lice naturally, I created this Essential Oil Lice Repellent Spray. Whip it up in about 2 minutes and add an extra layer of protection against lice!

5 Things That *Really* Helped My Anxiety

Insomnia, heart palpitations, irrational thoughts, second-guessing, a knot in my throat… Anxiety. My anxiety isn’t paralyzing me anymore because I have been using these 5 things that really help! This is a holistic approach to relieving the symptoms of anxiety — physically, emotionally, and mentally!

7 Tips For Minimalism In A Real Food Kitchen

A Real Food kitchen requires more gadgets and gizmos for food preparation and storage than a kitchen full of processed, pre-made foods. But what if you want to practice minimalism? Can Real Food and minimalism converge? Yes! Here are 7 tips to practice minimalism in a Real Food kitchen!

PMS Smoothie with Carrot, Turmeric, Maca, & Pineapple (dairy-free, nut-free, Whole30)

The next time you’re experiencing a PMS headache, back ache, or cramps, try this anti-inflammatory PMS Smoothie with adaptogenic maca and pain-relieving pineapple and turmeric. Carrot helps detox excess estrogen. It’s dairy-free, nut-free, and vegan or Whole30-friendly!