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Aquarius New Moon 2018

Aquarius New Moon 2018

  This month's new moon is also a partial solar eclipse, making it even more powerful then normal.  This eclipse and new moon happen very cl...
In gratitude for winter rest

In gratitude for winter rest

   In conversations with you all in the past few weeks I have heard that REST is a four letter word. That even those of us who SAY they value slo...
First Dentist Visit

First Dentist Visit

There’s a way to make your child’s dental visits pleasantly ordinary and a part of their normal routine. It all starts with their first experience. . .
Under the balsamic moon

Under the balsamic moon

    “I feel so foggy.” I wrote to her, “Nothing seems easy.” Under the Balsamic Moon there is darkness. It’s the withdrawn feelings you fight.  I...
The 'I can’t do it' Moment

The 'I can’t do it' Moment

You’ve labored for 24 hours with contractions every 5 minutes. You’ve danced through them, vocalized and released tension and you feel in control!...
7 Best Eco Baby Shower Gifts

7 Best Eco Baby Shower Gifts

7 Best Eco Baby Shower Gifts Moms, brace yourselves, you’re about to be showered with gifts! That special moment has finally arrived, and it’s tim...
Family Holiday Survival Guide

Family Holiday Survival Guide

Holidays can be hectic, and family time can sometimes feel on edge at times. Here are a couple of things you can do to avoid these situations and have the best Holiday time with the family.
Holiday Gift Guide 2017

Holiday Gift Guide 2017

1: Body Positive Art, $30 All Vulvas are different and all are beautiful in their folds and curves. This project is a series of watercolor vulv...
Thoughts from swim

Thoughts from swim

Self: Put down your phone. Also Self: I can't. I am so hot. I hate this. But she loves it so I must be a good mom. Do ...
If I'm Okay, You’ll Be Okay: A Passage To Motherhood

If I'm Okay, You’ll Be Okay: A Passage To Motherhood

I’m sure you can recall the moment that you found out you were expecting your first child, the excitement, the innocence, the insecurity and the f...
Immunity: A Back to School Boost

Immunity: A Back to School Boost

It's the week before school starts and my kids already have a cold. Suddenly I remember what sickness means during the school year for so many of us.  Yes, sickness affects the body, but its reach goes further into the family than that.
Calm A Mama 101 - Live 8/18/17

Calm A Mama 101 - Live 8/18/17

  Learn More.Join founder Hannah Garrison for a LIVE online session. These 30 minutes will include a brief introduction to flower essences, hy...