**Do not miss the giveaway at the bottom of this post!** Since the fourth grade, I’ve been wearing glasses. I’m almost blind without them and a visit to the eye doctor is important for me each year. I find that without insurance I am less likely to go get an eye exam because of the […]
Summer first aid training for moms will cover everything from bones, bumps and bites. Get ready to stay safe this summer! Summertime can be a lot of fun, but with kids playing outdoors more, comes more risks. More bonks and bruises.
First aid supplies are general things most families keep on hand for emergencies. Great advice from an RN of 20 years.
No need to go to the drugstore to get your head lice home remedies — there’s things you can do and items you can grab straight from your pantry that can help you stop lice in their tracks. This post includes a lice checklist to make sure you get all the things you need to […]
Guys, it can be really hard. You’re at the doctor, filling out that questionnaire (the 14-page one). All sorts of questions. Did you maternal great grandma have nipple cancer…. And then comes this one: Do you suffer from urinary or bowel incontinence? Clearly, I don’t. This post was written by me through an activation with […]
This post is going to talk about how you know if it’s strep or sore throat. Both have very common features, but a few key symptoms can tell the difference, in some cases. Sore throats are the worst! Especially in kids. Their heads are so small that EVERYTHING just hurts, their eyes, their throat, their […]
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tom’s of Maine for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. We spend so much time considering what to put in our body. Grass fed, corn fed, antibiotic free… organic or just plain ol’ regular? But, then we tend to just pop things in our cart and […]
This article is going to talk about breastfeeding support at the hospital — and ask the question if baby-friendly hospitals are really all that friendly long-term? I read another thought-provoking postpartum article this morning about how tough life can be after a baby. There seem to be a lot of those out there, and I […]
We are looking to solve things on our own and warts CAN be fixed at home, just as easily as at the doctor’s office. Essential oils warts will get them removed in a jiffy! Warts. They are so nasty. And that’s coming from someone who’s seen a lot of nastiest in her 19 years as […]
In this post: Bladder Infections can be very irritating. This post will answer the question “How do I know if I have a bladder infection” as well as share the reasons why you might get one as well as the treatment. There are special kinds of pain that make you want to crawl out of […]