Have you ever heard those words, asked where it hurts and watched your child point to their WHOLE tummy, plus maybe an elbow and an earlobe for good measure?
Yeah, me too. With such vague information, it can be incredibly challenging to figure out how to help them feel better, and when call a doctor if needed. Continue ReadingRead More »
And that’s true. Unfortunately, over the years I’ve come to believe that an amazing diet may not prevent the need for supplements, either. Here’s why: Continue ReadingRead More »
Note From Mommypotamus: When I wrote about natural alternatives to the glucola test, many of you asked what to do if gestational diabetes is diagnosed and confirmed. Today I am so excited to welcome Lily Nichols, RDN, CDE, CLT, a registered nutritionist and gestational diabetes educator, who will be filling us in on how to take a real food approach to GD. Continue ReadingRead More »
As much as I joke about wearing pj’s at 2pm and accidentally leaving the house with makeup on only one eye, I actually do care about how I look.
For me, though, the most beautiful accessory isn’t found on a clothes rack. It’s health, radiating from within. Continue ReadingRead More »
The prettiest thing you can wear. I say that, given some of the questionable fashion choices I’ve made since becoming a mom (hello pj’s at 2pm!), that’s never been more true. Continue ReadingRead More »
I posted a recipe for creamy, junk-free eggnog and mentioned in passing that I added my new favorite gelatin to the mix. You were like “eh, nice nog, NOW TELL ME WHY YOU SWITCHED GELATIN BRANDS.” Continue ReadingRead More »
. . . but once jokingly added that she hasn’t “tried to bathe in ketchup or soy sauce or anything.” (source 1, source 2) What on earth is she talking about? Why, mustard baths, of course! Continue ReadingRead More »