• ‘Tis the Season… for lead exposure?

    Posted on November 29, 2016 by R.M. in Uncategorized.

      The most wonderful time of the year is upon us! Decorations and music and lights – Oh My! If it doesn’t bring an instant air of joy, I don’t know what will! Well,  now…  my intention with this post is not to put a damper on all of the wonderful things about this time […]

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  • DIY: Baby Wipes

    Posted on June 1, 2016 by R.M. in DIY.

      So, the last thing I really anticipated taking under my wing with this blog was DIY…  but alas, the time has come. I know, it’s a super simple concept, there are tons of other DIY Baby Wipes blog posts out there, so I guess you can add this one to the mix. I’m just going […]

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  • Preservatives: What’s Lurking in Your Products?

    Posted on November 24, 2015 by R.M. in Uncategorized.

      If you are familiar with My Journey you’ll know exactly why this particular post means so much to me. If you’re not, you can click on the link and find out why. My interest in the evils of preservatives was really borne out of my personal experience, distaste, and distrust regarding the affects on […]

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  • The Nature Cabinet: Calendula

    Posted on October 26, 2015 by R.M. in Uncategorized.

      Calendula, my best friend… The winter of 2013-2014 was the absolutely worst for my hands. Aside from the eczema, the cracks were horrendous. I hate using that word, but it’s true if you couldn’t tell from the photo. Clearly this was also not an isolated incident that winter either. That is, until I was introduced […]

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  • Screw the Flu, Get thee some Elderberry!

    Posted on September 17, 2015 by R.M. in Uncategorized.

      Ah! Yes! Another Back-To-School season favorite! The flu! If you have never heard about Elderberries..  you need.to.know. Make no mistake about it. Whether you want to help keep your immune system boosted and ready for anything, or if you’ve caught a cold or, unfortunately, the flu. Here’s what you need to know!

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  • Mutiny of the Mutant Lice!

    Posted on September 11, 2015 by R.M. in Uncategorized.

      Yup, we’ve been hearing about it for a month now: Mutant lice. Within the first 6 months of my now 3yr old being in day care, we received TWO email notifications of cases of head lice in her school. While I never experienced it as a child, and I wasn’t particularly concerned about her… […]

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  • Oil Obsessions: Discover Olive Oil for Your Skin

    Posted on September 2, 2015 by R.M. in Uncategorized.

      “Oil Free” skincare is craaaaaazy popular, is it not? Mainstream skincare talk would easily have us believe that if one has oily skin, one must constantly and consistently whisk it away or stop it from ever being produced. Forget about the fact that it is a completely natural biological function of our bodies, of […]

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  • Quips, Quotes, & Links

    Posted on September 1, 2015 by R.M. in Uncategorized.

      Welcome!!! I’m so excited and so anxious to be beginning this journey with you!! If you are here on September 1, 2015, Thank You for checking in to see what this is all about! I hope you will take a look around the site at the About and My Journey pages to see a bit […]

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