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Hurricane Preparedness Tips

Hurricane season is in full swing again this year and I’ve gathered some hurricane preparedness tips to help you get your family safe and prepared. This article contains affiliate links. If you purchase products through these links or images I may earn a small commission, it is no extra cost to you and helps support […]

Living With Fibromyalgia

  This is a guest post by Janelle Hansen Fibromyalgia is a musculoskeletal disorder which causes chronic and widespread pain, fatigue, and memory and mood issues, to name a few.  In a nutshell, people with Fibromyalgia are simply more sensitive to the environment than others.  What a normal person might not even notice can feel […]

Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) – Find Help & Support

Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) – Find Help & Support   Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) is a pregnancy condition that is defined by extreme nausea and vomiting, dehydration, and malnutrition.  Hyperemesis can lead to organ failure and rarely death.  Hyperemesis sufferers often are left with psychological disorders such as PTSD, depression and anxiety disorders.  Organizations such as HelpHer […]

Surviving Bed Rest During Pregnancy

Surviving Bed Rest During Pregnancy   Finding out that you have to go on bed rest during pregnancy is often a shock to an expecting mom.  It’s a tornado of emotions – fear, anger, sadness, guilt, and many more often felt all at once.  Finding out that you have to go on bed rest isn’t […]

Don’t Go Nuts – Nut Free (A Safe Snack For Kids With Allergies)

 Don’t Go Nuts – Nut Free (A Safe Snack For Kids With Allergies) *This is a sponsored post for Don’t Go Nuts.  All opinions and thoughts on these products are 100% my own, honest, and unbiased. Just recently I learned the frustration that parents go through while trying to find a safe snack for their […]

Eczema in Children – Atopic Dermatitis

Eczema in Children – Atopic Dermatitis I had never heard of eczema before having children. I have always had sensitive skin but never anything close to what my children have gone through with Atopic Dermatitis. Having my children experience this condition has been frustrating to say the least. My husband and I had so many […]

Growing My Son – A High Risk Pregnancy Story

Growing My Son – A High Risk Pregnancy Story My son was my 5th pregnancy and my 2nd living child. My pregnancy with him was the hardest physically and mentally by far.  I closed the doors on the idea of having more children after him. My experiences left my husband without a wife and my […]

Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge is Pregnant Again with Hyperemesis Gravidarum

Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge is Pregnant Again with Hyperemesis Gravidarum   Prince William and Princess Kate are expecting their third child! They already have two children: Prince George and Princess Charlotte. Everyone loves this royal couple and they always seem to be in the news. Although the media is really great about covering […]

Hyperemesis Gravidarum – I’m a HG Survivor

Hyperemesis Gravidarum – I’m a HG Survivor   Hyperemesis Gravidarum, HG Survivor. Sounds serious, right? It is, and I was unlucky enough to be diagnosed with Hyperemesis at 4 weeks into my pregnancy. It’s a condition that affects less that 2% of pregnant women in the world. It is greatly under-researched which leaves these women undiagnosed […]

Postpartum Depression

Disclaimer: I am not a medical professional. This post is based on research done by myself and my personal experiences with Postpartum Depression. Please seek medical attention if you are overwhelmed.    Statistics Let’s start by getting the statistics out there. There’s nothing worse than the feeling of getting reduced to a number so let’s […]