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Why I Became a Nutritionist, Way Back Then holistic health & nutrition pregnancy & baby Oct 26, 2021

My life has always revolved around being a health food enthusiast, an athlete, and living a sustainable life. This was my calling!

Even as a child, I used to tell my mother to pack me healthy lunches for school, or remind my little brother to eat his vegetables. I was always aware of the foods...

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Hidden Liver Meatloaf Muffins dairy free egg free kid-friendly kids wellness mains & sides pregnancy & baby recipes special diets sports nutrition traditional Aug 20, 2020

Ok so, I don’t like liver. I tried the liver and onions, in many variations, and nope, not happening for me. Now how could I possibly expect my kids to have liver if mama couldn’t do it. And with most people, liver is either on the love or hate spectrum.

Generally speaking, if I know...

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How We Prepared for Our Unassisted Home Birth connected parenting kids wellness pregnancy & baby traditional Aug 08, 2017

Yes, you read correctly, we had our baby alone without any birth assistants. We had a planned and educated unassisted home birth. Of course, it wasn’t without much preparation, mentally, physically and spiritually, that we embarked on this empowering journey. Although we do possess deep...

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Sadiel's Unassisted Home Birth connected parenting kids wellness pregnancy & baby Aug 08, 2017

All women are sacred goddesses. We all give birth in our own unique way, and no matter the outcome, should feel empowered to have experienced one of life’s most special events.

Asking questions does not mean we are being judgmental. Perhaps the current paradigm is not the best way for us....

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How a Jogging Stroller Can Help You Stay Fit and Healthy movement pregnancy & baby May 17, 2016

Parenting is definitely not something suitable for the faint of heart. It not only requires a tremendous amount of effort, energy and patience, but at times, parenting also mean you’d have to give up certain things for the sake of your children. One thing however, that is not something you...

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The End of the Fertility Journey pregnancy & baby Oct 22, 2015

When people say “end of fertility,” the first thing that comes to mind is menopause. Most believe that if you no longer get your period, you couldn’t possibly get pregnant. However, there is something misleading about the term “menopause.”

 

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Let Nature do its Way - A Yoga Journey movement pregnancy & baby Jul 07, 2015

Years ago, long before I became a mother, I accidentally discovered yoga, actually it found me, and it changed my life for the better. It helped me balance my inner self, and made me realize how our bodies truly are a miracle of God’s creation. My love for yoga was such that I never stopped...

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Baby's First Room home & body care kids wellness pregnancy & baby Jun 26, 2015

Designing your baby's room is a challenging, but enjoyable activity. Taking into account natural lighting, colours and materials is vital to your baby's wellbeing. Moving your baby to his/her room should be dealt gently and slowly.

This is a guest post by Gabriella Diesendorf, a writer and...

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Hello World, This Is My Girl pregnancy & baby May 21, 2015

Before I had my daughter I never actually paid much attention to the world around me, how fascinating and exciting it was. It wasn't until I started preparing for her birth that I realized how fragile and innocent babies really are. She did not have a clue about the world around her and it was...

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Iron Water - Blackstrap Molasses Drink drinks & smoothies holistic health & nutrition home remedies pregnancy & baby supplements Oct 23, 2014

The greatest plant-based source of iron available is none other than blackstrap molasses. It’s full of minerals and iron – 70% of our daily iron requirement actually! Blackstrap molasses are also known to contain other nutrients including B vitamins, calcium, and folate –...

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My Baby Is Here: A Natural Birth Story connected parenting kids wellness pregnancy & baby Sep 17, 2014

This story is long overdue, but those of you who are mommies know how crazy the first year is with baby...and then it’s quite possible that it just keeps on getting busier?! Those of you who aren’t parents yet, well yes, it’s busy busy busy but ALL worth it. I thought I...

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It's Time for Baby's First Foods connected parenting kid-friendly kids wellness pregnancy & baby Jan 16, 2014

As a new mommy living in the Caribbean, my baby taught me a lot of practical tips and tricks on her food introduction journey. I want to educate and inform you on the what, where, when, why and how to feed baby so you can be proactive in regards to her nutrition, overall health and...

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