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Category: Healthy Living

Healthy Handwashing Tips For Children

Healthy Handwashing Tips For Children

Practicing good hand washing is one of the simplest ways to avoid sicknesses and prevent contamination in your home. Here’s a few pointers for how to make hand washing fun and easy for little kids.

10 Reasons to Dehydrate Food

10 Reasons to Dehydrate Food

Does your family like dried fruit as easy go-to snacks? Preserving foods by drying is a great way to ensure foods don’t go bad for long trips or during warm weather.

Easy Ways to Support Your Immune System

Easy Ways to Support Your Immune System

One thing our family does to help stay healthy during the winter is to take a good probiotic supplement. I was very excited to discover and try a new blend of probiotics from PB8 specially formulated with probiotic strains that help support your immune and digestive systems!*

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Healthy Eating Tips for Families with Kids

Healthy Eating Tips for Families with Kids

Eating healthy can be a challenge for any family, especially if you have picky toddlers in your home. We have loved using this easy system to create delicious smoothies and even make broccoli tots!

5 Simple All Natural Home Cleaning Solutions

5 Simple All Natural Home Cleaning Solutions

If you have never considered using all natural disinfectants for your home, now is the perfect time to switch to green cleaning solutions. Household solutions such as vinegar and borax prove to be effective against bacteria, without all the chemicals.

Practical Ways To Pamper Yourself As A Mom

Practical Ways To Pamper Yourself As A Mom

Moms are always working hard and giving their best to take care of their families. I know I personally don’t tend to stop and think about taking care of myself in all the business of life with babies. However, my sweet husband is good to remind me to take a break and treat myself to some pampering now and then! We all have different ways of relaxing or feeling pampered but for me, as a mom I love being “pampered” by things that are not only fun for me but helpful or practical in some way. Here are 4 practical ways you can pamper yourself as a mom!

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Busy Mommy Purse Essentials

Busy Mommy Purse Essentials

I’m always on the lookout for natural products that work well. I’m excited to share a wonderful deodorant that not only gets the job done but it has all the properties that I look for in natural odor protection.

Green Kitchen Cleaning Tips

Green Kitchen Cleaning Tips

The kitchen is the most popular place in the house and the messiest. Our Eco-friendly cleaning tips can help you minimize germs and go green in your kitchen.

Luxurious Organic Skincare

Luxurious Organic Skincare

Founded by a stay-at-home-mom who desired to use only the best and most natural ingredients on her babies, Active Essentials is a luxury organic skincare line which offers products made with ONLY fruits, vegetables, plants and flowers for everyone in your family. I was sent several of their all natural bath and body products to try and have enjoyed using these luxurious natural skincare items on myself and my family.

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How to Make Healthy Prenatal Juice

How to Make Healthy Prenatal Juice

It’s easy to stay healthy during pregnancy by drinking nutrient-rich prenatal juices that are packed with berries, kale, citrus and more! Make your own or purchase delicious combinations that will give you extra energy and help support baby’s development.

Kid-Friendly Cottage Cheese Pancakes

Kid-Friendly Cottage Cheese Pancakes

Full of cheesy, gooey goodness, kids will love these delicious pancakes and parents will love a breakfast full of healthy proteins, calcium and nutrients to fuel kids throughout the day.

Yummy Healthy Smoothie Combinations

Yummy Healthy Smoothie Combinations

Does your family love smoothies? It’s easy to make my kiddos smoothies using almost any combination of healthy fruits and veggies. Plus IΒ can sneak veggies into a sweet banana berry smoothie if myΒ little one refuses to eat carrots and spinach alone. Here are some of our favorite healthy smoothie combinations and our favorite way to blend them into smoothie goodness!

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Natural Manicure & Pedicure Ideas

Natural Manicure & Pedicure Ideas

My girls love doing their nails and the more sparkly and colorful the better. I love finding natural solutions for an afternoon manicure.

12 Eco-Friendly Kitchen Must-Haves

12 Eco-Friendly Kitchen Must-Haves

These must-have Eco-friendly kitchen items will make your food prepping space a little more green. All of these items are reusable, easy to clean and maintain, and made from Eco-friendly materials.

How to Cut a Mango + Healthy Smoothie Combos

How to Cut a Mango + Healthy Smoothie Combos

My daughter love mangos, and they are pretty healthy for a snack (only has natural sugars). They are also really easy to cut in just a few steps, despite the pit in the center. Mangos are very low in Saturated Fat, Cholesterol and Sodium. They’re a good source of fiber and Vitamin A, Vitamin B6, and Vitamin C.

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