Category: ’Healthy Living’

Five Ideas to Keep Babies and Toddlers Safe from Choking

May 14th, 2013 by Dionna - 10 Comments

Ailia is the baby – and now toddler – for whom childproofing manuals are written. Her tendency to put foreign objects in her mouth has instigated three calls to Poison Control and one visit to the emergency room. Today I’m sharing some things that have helped us keep our mouther safe.

10 Ways to Make Earth Day a Part of Your Family All Year ‘Round

April 22nd, 2013 by Dionna - 2 Comments

Teaching kids the message of Earth Day is the legacy we leave for all mankind. The most important thing for kids to know is that Earth Day is not one day of celebrating the Earth, but instead a reminder of what we should be doing all year long. Today Melanie of moksa organics shares 10 ideas your family can celebrate our Earth.

Homemade Nut Butter Cup Recipe (with Coconut Oil!)

February 13th, 2013 by Dionna - 14 Comments

For your honey’s sweet tooth this Valentine’s Day, make these dairy free, egg free, and gluten free peanut butter cups that taste even better than the ones loaded with HFCS and preservatives.

Thyroid Rage: Why I Fired My Doctor and Took My Health Into My Own Hands

February 2nd, 2013 by Dionna - 23 Comments

So after one faulty test that showed results within the range of normal, knowing I wanted medication as a last resort, my doctor prescribed a drug I would have to take for the rest of my life. And that’s when I fired my doctor.

On the Road to Recovery

January 14th, 2013 by Dionna - 73 Comments

Our holidays were much lower key without the alcohol. In fact, life has been much calmer since I decided to stop drinking altogether.

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