Category Archives: Natural Mommy

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Coping with Depression

Revised 11/5/15 Ever since I had my first child, everyday worries and hardships were progressively getting harder to handle. After my second, things got a little bit more intense. It seemed like each new year, it was getting harder and … Continue reading

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Snot Busters

Its that time of year again…snot season. GROSS! With four little people running around my house during the week, you can wade through the river of slime making its way through here. I’m not above the whole “two-fingered grab and … Continue reading

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Young Independent Readers

Now that school is back in full swing and we’re all getting back into our “school-time routines,” I thought I’d take a moment to talk to you about one of my passions….READING! I’d love to share some tips with you … Continue reading

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Baby Bum Salve

As promised last week in my “Diaper Wipes and Solution” post, I’ll be sharing my diaper rash ointment today. This stuff was a life saver several times for my baby. She had what some would consider as chronic diaper rash. … Continue reading

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DIY Diaper Wipes and Solution

Using cloth diapers was a choice Chrissy and I both made to cut back some of the expenses in our houses. We bought our diapers here. Up front it cost a pretty penny, but the amount we saved in the … Continue reading

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Coping With Exhaustion

I don’t know about how things go in your house, but some weeks in my house it seems like I never get to sleep. I haven’t seen a full, uninterrupted night’s sleep in over five years. I know what you’re thinking, … Continue reading

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Give Me Yoga

WARNING: YOGA HAS BEEN KNOWN TO CAUSE HEALTH AND HAPPINESS! A few weeks ago, in one of her “Keeping it Chrissy” posts, Chrissy mentioned that my exercise of choice is yoga. She was 100% correct!! If I had to choose … Continue reading

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Keeping it Chrissy…I just felt like running 3

I may not be the fastest, longest distance, most graceful and attractive runner but I am super awesome in some ways when it comes to running. Not to sound all full of myself but I am kind of a big … Continue reading

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The Tale of How EO Mommy Saves the Day

Twas round about 7, we hadn’t supped yet. The kids were both having a grand old time playing cops and bad guys. EO Mommy was in the kitchen cooking up some grub for dinner and listening to the playful banter … Continue reading

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Teacher’s Soapbox

The world today is much different than the one I grew up in. When I think about my childhood, I remember TV being something we watched sometimes. We spent most of our time outside. There was no computer in my house. … Continue reading

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