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My Hypnobabies Birth Story- My Most Empowering Birth

This Hypnobabies Birth Story contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you purchase after clicking a link. For my third birth, I decided to use the Hypnobabies childbirth prep program. Here I will share my Hypnobabies birth story, but you can see my review of the Hypnobabies program here. I suggest reading the review first …

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What Is Hypnobabies? My Experience & Program Overview

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. All opinions and experiences are my own. My third pregnancy has been both my easiest pregnancy and most challenging at the same time. In terms of the pregnancy itself, it was pretty smooth sailing. Compared to …

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Black Owned Cloth Diaper Businesses-Vote With Your Dollar

I have not been very active on this site lately- I apologize for that. Being almost 8 months pregnant, dealing with COVID-19 restrictions, the recent reminders of how far we have yet to go in our country to bring change and equality for the black community, and an unexpected tragedy in my family have really diminished my emotional capacity to engage with the online world. …

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Eco-Friendly Baby Shower Gifts – Green Gifts Everyone Will Love

This post on Eco-Friendly Baby Shower Gifts contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you purchase after clicking one of my links. All opinions and recommendations are my own. Baby showers are such a sweet & special time to celebrate the coming of your new little one. I have baby #3 on the way and …

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Eco-Friendly Baby Bottles – Best Non-Toxic Baby Bottles

This post on eco-friendly baby bottles contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you purchase from one of my links. Eco-friendly baby bottles are naturally something many green & naturally-minded parents wonder about when they get pregnant. It doesn’t help that there are SO MANY different kinds of bottles out there! Does it matter which …

Grove Collaborative Review – Products For Your Green & Natural Home

This Grove Collaborative Review contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you purchase after clicking my link. All opinions are my own. I have a weakness for home products. I will admit that I’m always on a quest to find the best products for my family–products that are easy on the wallet, easy on the …

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How To Deal With Toddler Tantrums – Strategies That Actually Work

This post contains affiliate links that helped me learn how to deal with toddler tantrums, which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. If you’re here, chances are you want to learn new ways for how to deal with toddler tantrums because what you have been doing so far …

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Stay At Home Mom Vs Working Mom – How To Decide What’s Best For Your Family

 “The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness.” – Jessica Lange. I love that quote because it is so true, and unfortunately when it comes to the stay at home mom vs working mom debate, the word “selfish” gets thrown around WAY. TOO. MUCH. Sometimes the accusation of selfishness comes from others, but sometimes it’s our own feelings and “mom guilt” that bog us down. I have had …

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Are Cloth Diapers Really Better For The Environment? A Rebuttal To The Naysayers

Vox issued an article yesterday titled, “Are Cloth Diapers Any Better for the Environment, Your Wallet, or Your Baby?” Is cloth diapering better for the environment? It’s a lengthy article, but the premise is that cloth diapers aren’t all that much better for anyone or anything and it’s all about how parents want to portray themselves. *facepalm* Oh, give me a break. Feeling Pressure The …

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KiwiCo Tadpole Crate Review – Age Appropriate Projects to Boost Creativity

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. All opinions are my own and this product was purchased with my own money. When I took the plunge to go part-time at work to be with my kids more, I was honestly a little nervous …