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Chocolate Peanut Butter Chia Seed Pudding {Recipe}

Shares 292<p><i>{This post may contain affiliate links. The cost remains the same for you. Click here for my disclosures.}</i><p><b>Breakfast is not the easiest meal</b> …

Breakfast

DIY Natural Sunscreen {Recipe}

Easy Natural Sunscreen<p>Cook 15 mins<p>Total 15 mins<p>Author Stefani Ganong<p>Yield 2 small jars<p>How toxic is your sunscreen? Many ingredients in conventional …

Skin Care

5 Signs Indicating That You are Becoming a Positive-Minded Person

Whoever says that being positive is easy is trying to sell you some unrealistic dream. Don’t get me wrong, I believe that life is phenomenal, but I …

This Is How to Rank for Long-Tail Keywords, 5 Free Secret Tips

<i>I’m going to give the exact steps that I use to rank for my keywords. This is not a post, or [information] that you can find somewhere else, but this</i> …

5 Questions That Will Make You Emotionally Strong

Ever been caught in the grip of extreme emotions? I’m gonna guess whatever decision you made next probably wasn’t a good one.When we’re anxious, …

Self-help

How doing this one thing -- for 15 minutes a day -- can change your child's life forever

You know that reading is important for a child's development, but did you know that reading aloud to young children for just 15 minutes a day can catapult them to success later in life? And did you know, also, that only 46% of American children are actually read to each day by their …

Parenting

Teaching Teens to Drive Safe

260 Shares<p>Yes it’s that time in our house. Our oldest just turned 16 and will soon be behind the wheel. Before placing her foot on the pedals though …

Creating Healthy Habits and Sticking With Them

Other than <i>what</i> you eat, it’s equally important <i>when</i> you eat. Chrono diet is a relatively new trend nowadays and it’s actually based on having your …

Garlic Roasted Broccoli {Recipe}

Honestly, the biggest reason that I love easy meals is my brain fog. <i>I mean, it’s really a good thing that you’re reading this and that we aren’t</i> …

Food

Don’t Overprotect Your Kids: Tips for Avoiding Helicopter Parenting

Let your kids fail<p>Nobody likes failing: it makes us feel like losers, it can be demotivating, and it can even disrupt our mental health. However, by …

Easy Valentine's Day Crafts For Toddlers

Shares 2K<p>I love crafting and really look for any reason to do some new things. At nearly two years old, Ri is starting to get into crafting too. With …

Paper Craft

10 Steps Toward Healthy Living

So how do we give up the habits that are hurting us and replace them with habits that will help us flourish?<p><b>Baby Steps.</b> Make your goals smaller. <i>It’s</i> …

Healthy Living

I Don't Want to be a Fit Mom… I Want to be a Healthy Mom

I do have an excuse for not being <i>your definition</i> of a “fit mom”. It’s not because I don’t try to be as healthy as I can, but it is because the …

Wellness

Blogging and Taxes – What You Need to Know

Shares 806<p><i>Hello! Today, I have a post from a blog friend of mine. Jackie is a licensed attorney from Pennsylvania. She has been blogging at Jade and</i> …

Retirement

Living With An Autoimmune Disease

If you start up with your old diet and all the things that made you sick in the first place, then you will get sick again. <i>It will come back.</i> Treating …

Why Whole30? Starting the New Year with Healthy Habits

If you follow the eating plan, you will find yourself with no cravings, more energy, and your body will be able to heal itself. You’ll be reducing …

Nutrition

27 High-Protein Breakfasts for When You're Sick of Just Eggs

4 easy ways to improve your mental health this year

Psychologist Dr Linda Papadopoulos shares her tips<p>When it comes to taking care of ourselves, most of the focus is on our physical rather than mental …

Nutrition experts got together and ranked the best diets of 2017 — here are the top 12

Often, the ones that garner the most attention aren't even among the best.<p>For its annual list, US News & World Report ranked 38 eating plans, considering different criteria including how easy the diet is to follow, its effects on weight loss (both short and long term), how nutritional and safe the …

The Ten Golden Rules Of Successful Book Writing and Publishing

For those of you who are either contemplating becoming an author of fiction or are writers who want to get to self-help book bestseller status super …

Dirty kids are healthy kids

<b>Science is telling parents that keeping kids clean is not the best thing for them.</b><p>Kids are fabulous, but they can be pretty gross, too. Not only does …

Microbiology

New Year, New You? Worthwhile New Years Resolutions

So many of the goals that we make every year seem to focus on changing something about the way we are. Whether it’s the way we look, the way we act, …

Blog

Blog<p>Lyme disease is a terrifying disease, and it's reaching epidemic proportions. The stories that we see everywhere are enough to make anybody weary …

Food

Happy Holiday Digestion

So what are the best ways to keep your digestion on track?<p>Tips for Happy Holiday Digestion<p><b>Eat vegetables with every meal</b> – It’s inevitable that we …

Wellness

Being Thankful Through the Mess

<i>I may receive commissions from purchases made through links in this post. Full disclosure.</i><p>Shares 208<p><b>“Just be thankful”.</b> I know we’ve all heard it, …

Happiness

Easy Homemade Kombucha {Recipe}

Shares 339<p><i>{This post may contain affiliate links. The cost remains the same for you. Click here for my disclosures.}</i><p>I’m sure that you’ve heard of …

Wellness

Garlic Butter Mashed Cauliflower {Recipe}

Ingredients<p>1 head of cauliflower, florets cut off<br>• 2 tbsp grass fed, organic butter (Kerrygold)<br>• 1 tbsp olive oil<br>• 2 cloves of garlic, diced<br>• salt and pepper …

A Beginners Guide to Clean Eating: 22 Recipes to Get You Started

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>When it comes to healthy eating, nothing can really top …