Eating and Sleeping –Do They Affect Our Children’s Behavior? (Plus Mood-Boosting Recipes for Kids!)

Hungry Mama Hungry Baby

Thank you to Deborah Winters of The Counseling & Parenting Center, a Parenting Expert and Licensed Psychotherapist, for this guest post! Does this sound familiar to you? You and your three year old wake up happy. After breakfast, you stop by the local library for a free music class. After class ends, you spend a […]

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The Benefits of Movement in Mamahood: My Journey Back to Fitness

Beachbody

This article is a part of the Carnival of Natural Mothering hosted by GrowingSlower, Every Breath I Take, I Thought I Knew Mama, African Babies Don’t Cry, and Adventures of Captain Destructo. This month’s topic is Movement. Be sure to check out all of the participants’ posts through the links at the bottom of this […]

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Carnival of Natural Mothering: Call for Submissions for the Topic of Movement

Carnival of Natural Mothering

Greetings Natural Mothering Community! We hope you had a wonderful holiday season with your family. After a short holiday break, we rolled up our sleeves and began planning some exciting things for the new year. We can’t wait to connect with you! Today, we are gearing up for our February Carnival, and we’d love to […]

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The 30 Day Challenge That Has Bettered My Health and Changed My Life

Beachbody

My life has changed for the better in countless ways thanks to the Team Perseverance challenge groups. Why? – I feel more confident. – I am stronger. – I have more energy. – My mommy tummy has flattened, and I have real core muscles, something I did not think possible after having two babies. – […]

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Essentia Natural Memory Foam Pillow Giveaway {12/31; US & CAN; ARV $129}

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For most of my life, I have slept with two pillows, and I have spent much of every night tossing and turning as I rearrange the pillows to create the support that I need to rest well. This all changed when I had the opportunity to review an Ergonomic pillow from Essentia. Since receiving this […]

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Beachbody Black Wednesday Health and Fitness Product Sale – 11/27-12/2

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Beachbody, the company that brings you workout videos like T25, Insanity, and P90X, is running its annual Black Wednesday sale! Items will be drastically reduced from today, November 27th, through Monday, December 2nd. If you’re looking for gifts for family and friends, or if you have always wanted to try a Beachbody workout, now is […]

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Didytai Giveaway Event for Babywearing Mamas

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  Sponsored by Adriane Stare of Caribou Baby   Hosted by: The Squishable Baby   Co-hosted by: Our Piece of Earth According to Jenny Zephyr Hill Blog The Median Mommy Life as a Wife, Mummy and Nurse I Thought I Knew Mama Mommy’s Favorite Things Kerrific online Living Peacefully with Children Hobo Mama Momma Lew […]

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5 Products Your Children May Be Using That Impact Their Health

Green & Healthy Living

As parents we do everything we can for our children. We love them, we support them, and we do everything in out power to keep them safe. Unfortunately, every year, our duty to protect our children becomes more and more difficult. If you have three and a half minutes, this video courtesy of Healthy Child […]

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Wordless Wednesday: Fun with Holiday Outfits #Linky

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5 Ways to Have a More Eco-Friendly Holiday

Carnival of Natural Mothering

Welcome to the November 2013 Carnival of Natural Mothering!  This article is a part of the Carnival of Natural Mothering hosted by GrowingSlower, Every Breath I Take, I Thought I Knew Mama, African Babies Don’t Cry, and Adventures of Captain Destructo. This month’s topic is Incorporating Natural Into the Holidays. Be sure to check out […]

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We Love Mei Tai’s Giveaway Event – Blogger Opportunity

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  Sponsored by Caribou Baby   Hosted by: The Squishable Baby     ~PLEASE READ THIS BLOGGER OPP IN ITS ENTIRETY BEFORE FILLING IN ANY FORMS~   We are giving away a beautiful – one of a kind – Didymos DidyTai RV $190. US 18+ The DidyTai is a wonderful marriage between a woven wrap […]

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Wordless Wednesday: Then and Now Collages #Linky

Wordless Wednesday

My guy has considered Kaia the cat his very best friend since he was a tiny baby. Dada and son – then and now. Mama and her guy at the New England Aquarium on her very first Mother’s day and then on a recent special date with her son. Halloween fun as a family of […]

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Van’s Natural Foods GMO-Free Cereal, Snack, and Waffle Giveaway {US; 11/11; ARV $22}

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We recently had the pleasure of trying some delicious cereals, snack bars, and frozen waffles from Van’s Natural Foods. We have been fans of Van’s Organic Whole Grain Blueberry Waffles for quite a while. My little ones love to eat them with peanut butter or honey. I love that Van’s Natural Foods offers so many […]

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Go See the Amazing Voca People Show in Boston Today! (Discount code included)

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My three year old son and I had such an exciting night in Boston yesterday thanks to the unique and hilarious performance put on by Voca People at the Citi Schubert Theatre. I encourage everyone in the New England area to grab your tickets now for either the 2pm or 8pm performance today, October 26th, […]

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Flash Giveaway of a Family 4 Pack of Tickets to VOCA PEOPLE Show in Boston {ends 10/24}

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I am so excited to take my three year old son to the VOCA PEOPLE show at the Citi Shubert Theatre on Friday, October 25! You can enter to win your own family 4 pack of tickets for this 8:00 pm show below, or purchase your own tickets with a discount code. Save $5 per […]

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Merino Kids Organic Sleep Sack Giveaway {11/5; US}

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Welcome to the Natural Bump & Baby Giveaway Hop! This event is hosted by Shannon at GrowingSlower. In celebration of the launch of her Natural Birth Stories book, all of the prizes in the hop are pregnancy and baby themed! If you’re expecting or a new mom this event is for you! Be sure to […]

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Wordless Wednesday: The Latest Adventures of the Girl We Call “The Blur” #Linky

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November Carnival of Natural Mothering: Call for Submissions – Natural Holidays

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We had a great time reading all about your Natural Birth Choices in the October carnival! We hope you will write again for the November Carnival of Natural Mothering. Keep reading to find out how to sign up! November 2013 Carnival Carnival Theme: Incorporating Natural Into the Holidays As we approach the holiday season, it […]

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Wordless Wednesday: The Magic is in the Smallest Moments

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Win 100% Biodegradable Eco Footwear from 1Moment – 5 Winners! {10/22; US & CAN; ARV $100}

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I recently had the pleasure of trying a pair of 100% earth friendly footwear from OneMoment Canada. They are made in Spain and are brand new to North America. I love reducing my carbon footprint in any way that I can, so these shoes seemed perfect for me. In addition to the eco-friendly aspect of […]

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