The Surprising Benefits of Extended Breastfeeding

Nursing beyond your child's first birthday is referred to as Extended Breastfeeding. This is a common, healthy act practiced in many countries. The western...

5 Healthy Ways to Jumpstart Your Day

  Do you have to drag yourself out of bed each morning? Does it take you 2+ cups of coffee to wake up and feel...

Deodorant Dangers And Your Healthiest Options

You hop in the shower and lather your hair with organic olive oil shampoo. Once you're finished, you nourish your skin with home-made coconut...

4 Ways to Stop the Stomach Bug

If you're here today, you fall into 1 of 3 categories: Your child just threw up. You suspect it's a bug and want to prevent...

Treating Baby Eczema Naturally

Have you noticed dry, itchy, red patches on your baby’s skin? If so, your baby may be suffering from a very common skin condition...

Why You Need To Ditch Your Resolutions This Year

Every year on December 31 when the clock strikes midnight, billions of New Year's Resolutions float into the crisp, new air. Men and women...

All about Hemp: Benefits and a Recipe

  Looking to add more to your family's diet in a quick and easy way? Don't have time to cook a breakfast every morning, yet...

Dealing with PMS Pain: What Helps Cramps

If you’re one of the unlucky girls that really struggles with period pain, know that you aren’t alone in the world. Many of us...

10 Amazing Health & Beauty Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

  Maybe you already have a bottle of apple cider vinegar stashed away in your cupboard for the occasional salad dressing or marinade, but have...

Tips for Making More Time for You

  As a busy mom being pulled in one million directions, you may often feel that the days of “me time” are long gone. Or...

Making Extended Breastfeeding Work For You

Your baby is suddenly a toddler, you have educated yourself on extended breastfeeding and baby-led weaning and have decided that it's for you. Now...

The Symptoms And Solutions Of Mastitis

What Is Mastitis? Mastitis and clogged milk ducts are an inflammation due to the obstruction of a milk duct. This obstruction can sometimes be caused...

How to Avoid Mosquito Bites Naturally

It’s the season of warm weather, cottage country, camping trips and you guessed it….MOSQUITOES! Not to worry, all is well, Daily Mom is here to...

Natural Cures for Carsick Kids

Nothing can ruin a vacation more quickly than dealing with carsick kids before you even arrive at your destination. If you're looking for safe...

Take-Out Containers: The Truth Behind The Numbers

Take-out containers have come a long way from the bulky white Styrofoam boxes of years past. In recent years, the demand for a new...

Post Baby Body: Arm & Shoulder toning

So your bundle of joy has been home for a couple of months (or a few years) and you both have settled into a...

4 Reasons Why You Should Be Cooking With Coconut Oil

{Photo credit: Cookies For Breakfast} It seems the whole world is abuzz about coconut oil right now.  Health gurus are touting its benefits, and regular everyday...

3 Benefits Of Probiotics For Your Baby

Photo Credit: Cookies For Breakfast There’s a whole host of reasons to start integrating probiotics into your baby’s diet. The same can be said for toddlers...

10 Uses for Honey Beyond Sweetening Your Tea

Honey is one of the oldest sweeteners known to mankind, providing us with a natural alternative to using processed sugar in cooking, baking, or...

Fermenting: Benefits and Recipes

  Fermenting is a simple way to implement remarkable nutrition into one's diet. Fermented foods, such as sauerkraut and kimchi, have been made and consumed...

What’s Really In Your Toothpaste?

With dozens of different types of toothpaste on the market today, displaying slogans across their brightly colored boxes like "Triple Whitening Action" and "Extreme...

Starting An Oral Hygiene Routine With Your Baby

Your baby's first tooth has finally popped through. Now what do you do? Start a good oral hygiene routine! That's right, once that first...

A Mom’s Natural Medicine Cabinet Checklist

  We are still deep in cold and flu season, yet the temperatures are starting to warm up and kids are venturing outside more. This...

8 Natural Remedies for Seasonal Allergies

Ahh spring! Warmer weather is upon us and that means more time spent outdoors--especially when you have children! For many of us, the thought...

Toxoplasmosis and Pregnancy: Why Cats Don’t Deserve Such A Bad Rap

  {Photo credit: With A Red Bird On My Shoulder} If you cohabit with a feline companion and have ever been pregnant, chances are that you've received a...

The Importance of Loving the Man Behind Your Husband

When you're dating, you absorb information about your significant other like a sponge. You dissect his words, searching for deeper meanings. You peel back...

Buying Organic: CostCo Edition

  Organic and "big box" stores are not often used in the same sentence. CostCo is a well-known bulk grocery and home goods chain, but...

Choosing Chiropractic Care for Your Kids

Chiropractic care is a natural way to help your kids lead a healthier life. While medical care is excellent, especially for serious illnesses and...

DIY: Homemade Sunscreen

  The skin is your body's largest organ. It protects you and you have to take good care of it.  You may not be aware of...

Six Tips to Maintain Your Health if You are Working All...

  Having an occupied schedule can be a bit tiresome and challenging on a daily basis, especially when you unintentionally forget everything all about your...

The Truth About Soy

Soy has become quite the trendy health food in recent years, but is it as healthy as you think it is? We are here...

Post-Baby Body: Abdominal Sculpting

Let's face it, your abdominal muscles have been through the wringer this past year. Maybe your baby belly expanded slowly or maybe it popped...

How to Handle the Know It All Friend

She’s full of unsolicited advice. This lady thinks that she knows how to live your life better than you do, and offers her pearls...

10 Ingredients to Avoid for Better Health

Photo Credit: The Memoirs of Megan When you begin the habit of looking at the ingredients list of foods before purchasing, it’s easy to feel...

3 Grains You Should Add to Your Diet

  It's the New Year, and you're looking for more ways to be healthy, starting with what you eat. Gluten-Free might be on your list,...

Your Vitamins: Explained

Photo credit: Hinge Photography   "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." Sure, we've all heard that anecdote, attributed to Benjamin Franklin, but...

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