Hubby sliced his thumb open last night prepping ears of corn to throw on the grill. He cut it at an angle from the top down through the middle of his thumb nail.
He called me after he did it and I was still 45 minutes from getting home after picking up both the kids. He’s so hard headed, I knew he was going to resist going to the emergency room – which is why he now has a deep Harry Potter style scar dead square between his eyes after refusing to get stitches from busting it…
Hello Dr. Moms! I am Jennifer Nordin, Executive Young Living Essential Oils Consultant. I have over 10 years experience and training in clinical aromatherapy and love to share everyday aromatherapy tips through my Oils For Wellness blog. Have a question about how therapeutic essential oils can benefit your home, office, church, school, or clinic? Private consultation is available through my blog.…
1. The outdoors are calling you! 2. Fresh air does wonders for you and your family. 3. It saves electricity. 4. If you get up…you might just get some exercise. 5. It’s keeping you from being productive.
6. There’s nothing good on.
7. You’ve got a stack of books waiting to be read.
8. Heck, make your own drama.
9. You’ve been wanting to sit down and write for a while now.
10. Life is too short!…
Herbal medicine has been around for centuries. It is believed to be even older than agriculture or writing, has been practiced by every culture all around the world, and is how modern pharmaceuticals began.
The main focus of herbal remedies
is to address the underlying core cause of the illness. The…
Dog wellness advice on the chat today is with regards to lead poisoning in pets. Lead toxicity or lead poisoning is medically known as Plumbism, and refers to poisoning due to ingestion or inhalation of products containing lead. When lead based paint is on the walls its fine, but when it is disturbed, causing dust and chips of paint to fall to the ground, this is where the problem starts. Dogs especially will ingest pieces of paint - particularly puppies. The dust…
While we dog lovers have hearts three time the normal size when it comes to our Canine friends, we need to make sure we remember that they are dogs, and some human items are simply not good for them, and can even be toxic to their system.… Continue
If you are considering adding a dog to your family it is important to understand all that is entailed with being a successful, happy dog owner and ensuring you have a happy healthy dog. Of course, there are many things to know and… Continue
Back when I was a teenager (in prehistoric times), girls did not have nearly the pressures they have today. Without cell phones and the Internet, there was no need to be constantly on, so there was more time to relax. There also wasn't the same urgency to beef up the college
resume with hundreds of clubs and AP courses and we didn't have parents
that signed us up for every activity known to man. However, we still
had problems, and there were very few resources…
There are several avenues in which to go when looking to purchase a dog. You can go the dog pound and rescue a dog or puppy. Dog pounds do not only have mutts they also have pure breed dogs and puppies. Another option is a pet store, once again having pure breeds and… Continue
After a particularly difficult week in which The Mayor has reached HER limits, the office of The Mayor has issued an official press release stating that from here on in, the Crazy Town limits shall now consist of The Edge Of Reason & The Brink Of Insanity. City Council attempted to veto these boundary changes by suggesting I listen to Reason & stop the Insanity, so I had them shot….survivors were…
PMS is one of the most common hormone related conditions in otherwise healthy women. Women can experience a wide range of symptoms for 10-14 days before menstruation, and even 2-3 days into menstruation. Causes are hormonal, nutritional, and psychological. Essential oils can address all these factors without side effects. Visit Oils For Wellness to learn… Continue
Debblie Siebers is one of my favorite trainers when it comes to fitness advice. She is probably most famous for her Slim-in-6 program, but her sensible advice is something that I often come back to time and time again. Recently, Debbie wrote a great tip about the importance of emotional well being in addition to physical fitness. Here is what she had to say:…
As I have been learning more about GMO's or Genetically Modified Organisms, I have really felt compelled to share this information with all of you. Sadly, it is another scary topic, but one that I feel is really important if we are concerned with living our best life and taking care of our families!
Did you know since 1996 Americans have been eating… Continue
Added by Cara Nitz on April 15, 2010 at 8:50am —
As a past track athlete, I've always told myself I would continue to run my entire life. After having my first baby I quickly figured out how important it was for me to be able to load up the babes in the jogger. More than losing the baby weight, I needed it for my sanity. And honestly, now that my "baby" is almost 3 he loves it just as much!!! Ahhhh... what a relief! Its taken some fine…Continue
Added by Mommy-momo on April 9, 2010 at 11:05am —
The threats of internet have been well-documented over the years, and while you as parent may know how to avoid them, chances are your kids don’t. Things could get ugly real fast if you don’t ensure their safety. However, it is easier said than done, especially in the modern day because kids spend…