Best cough suppressant {kid-friendly}

Best cough suppressant {kid-friendly}

This last cold season was a rough one for us. I don’t know if it was all the new germs we were being introduced to in a new city or it was particularly bad for everyone since the winter just seemed to drag on and on…but we had seemed to be more than our...
Natural Cold Remedies for Kids

Natural Cold Remedies for Kids

I’m feeling a bit under the weather today and it’s snowing…again. So since I can barely even think straight, I thought I would pull out an old post that is so perfect to combat the numerous colds that have been going around. When the weather starts...
Soothing Natural Cough Remedies for Kids

Soothing Natural Cough Remedies for Kids

We just went through a nasty round of colds again and there were a few days when Mack was really looking miserable. So instead of forgetting about my collection of essential oils until the cold was almost over, I actually remembered that I could probably make her more...
10 Natural Remedies We Use Often

10 Natural Remedies We Use Often

You may not know this because I haven’t talked about it much lately, but I am a big fan of aromatherapy and essential oils. I guess you could say that I have a strong belief in many alternative ways of medicine. I’ve sort of always had an interest in the...
E. coli and growing your own

E. coli and growing your own

The last few weeks of shopping here in Germany have been interesting. You’ve likely heard by now that in Germany there has been an Escherichia coli (my favorite bacteria, BTW, because of the amusing name) outbreak and for about two weeks now, no one has had a...