There’s a blog post that went around the Internet yesterday containing one woman’s reasons why schools should not go peanut free. Though it was meant to stir up controversy, it was nothing more than a poorly written piece of link bait. However, its presence started a great discussion in a Facebook group I’m in that got me thinking about the topic.
Since my son no longer
Okay, ladies. Listen up. It’s time to talk about thyroid health. Perhaps it’s not the sexiest topic, but it is an important one. Your thyroid plays a crucial role in maintaining a properly functioning body. The thyroid is involved with insulin levels, circulation, reproduction, metabolism, and energy levels. Even depression can be a result of an underactive thyroid.
Women between the ages of 30 and 50 are… Keep Reading...
This is the blog post I have wanted to write for a decade. These are the words I have wanted to shout out loud, but never, ever would have thought it possible.
My son, the boy who barely could eat anything for many years without fear, can now eat everything without hesitation. The kid who went everywhere carrying emergency medicines and his own snacks is now able… Keep Reading...
Donating your gently used clothing, shoes and accessories is a generous and easy way to pay it forward. There are so many people in need of clothing donations, not only in this country, but throughout the world. Finding where to donate clothes and accessories is also good for the planet. It’s all about reusing and recycling!
In most major cities there are terrific local organizations where you can donate… Keep Reading...
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If the stores are stocked with pencils and backpacks, then it is probably not too early to talk about going back to school. (Sniffle.) Kids of all ages are getting their … [Read More...]
Popeye was right. You’ll be strong to the finish if you eat your spinach! When I was a kid the sight of spinach was less than appealing. I was of the mindset that if it was … [Read More...]
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