Category: Guest Posts

The Truth About Health Benefits of Asparagus for Babies

The Truth About Health Benefits of Asparagus for Babies

Asparagus is a beneficial food for our health, undeniably. But when it comes to babies, many people are doubtful about the actual effects of asparagus. If you use it in the right way, then asparagus will boost your baby’s health greatly. In this article, health benefits of asparagus for babies will be analyzed.   What is Asparagus? Asparagus is a member of the lily family. It gains high appreciation over time for amazing therapeutic qualities, which are responsible for many health benefits. It is claimed that asparagus came from the Mediterranean region. Its cultivation started around 200 BC and expanded […]

Posted August 8, 2017 by Julie in Food, Guest Posts, Parenting, / 0 Comments
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Handling Office Stress During That Time of the Month

Handling Office Stress During That Time of the Month

  Being on your period is never fun and when you’re at work it’s that much more annoying. Here are some ways your day can be made easier during that uncomfortable time of the month. Drink loads of water You should be drinking minimum 8 glasses of water every day to avoid feeling cranky and sluggish during the day. When on your period you’re low on energy as it is, not having enough water will only make it worse. Women generally feel weakness when on their period due to the loss of blood, not having enough water will only make […]

Posted August 3, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Health, Working Mom, / 1 Comment
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A salute to World Breastfeeding Week

A salute to World Breastfeeding Week

I have my third child sitting in my lap nursing as I type this like a muppet would on a typewriter as baby nurses. He is three months old, was born in April, and I’m in love again with baby chunky legs and arms. He was born at 8 lbs 8 oz, my largest baby and he is now over 16 lbs. No solids yet in sight, all this baby was made from all this milk this mama is churning out. I have never had supply issues, and my fenugreek bottles sit on the shelf collecting dust, people from my […]

Posted August 2, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, / 0 Comments
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Ways to Have Fun Doing Chores

Ways to Have Fun Doing Chores

13 Ways to Have Fun While Doing Chores   Many people dislike the idea of doing household chores. After all, they can be so dull and mind-numbing. But it does not have to be that way. Just follow the steps below, and you are guaranteed to have fun while doing your daily chores.   Listen to great music. Get a and load up your favorite inspirational or upbeat music. This way, you can sing or dance along while working on something. Alternatively, if you have no working player available at home, tidy your home following the beat of a song […]

Posted July 25, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Home, Sponsored, / 1 Comment
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Struggling with Breastfeeding, A New Mother’s Journey

Struggling with Breastfeeding, A New Mother’s Journey

Hi, ladies. I’m so happy that Julie is allowing me to talk to you today! I wanted to share with you some of the struggles and successes I’ve had in breastfeeding with my now 12-week old baby. In my challenges I’ve found a lot of misleading information, however, I’ve also found that the best information often comes from the mothers that have most recently gone through it because their memories are still fresh. I hope this post helps you muddle your way through all the noise out there! Of all the things I thought I had to prepare for when […]

Posted July 24, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, / 12 Comments
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Self-care for busy moms: Learn to meditate in 5 simple steps

Self-care for busy moms: Learn to meditate in 5 simple steps

Learn to meditate in 5 simple steps   You probably have heard about the many health benefits of meditation but you may be still a bit confused about what exactly it is and how can you experience these health benefits for yourself? Well, meditation is a method that transforms your mind and induces positive energy, concentration, and clarity of thoughts to analyze the true nature of things. This article will help you learn to meditate in five simple steps that you can easily follow and implement. Mastering the art of meditation will enable you to enjoy a healthier and a […]

Posted July 18, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Health, / 2 Comments
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Keep or Toss? Your Go-To Guide on Cleaning Out Clutter

Keep or Toss? Your Go-To Guide on Cleaning Out Clutter

Keep or Toss? Your Go-To Guide on Cleaning Out All Kinds of Clutter We’ve all experienced just a little envy when we see those picture-perfect homes in the full-color pages of our favorite magazine. Magazine photo shoots are a staged event. All the clutter and things are removed from the space. Only certain items were deemed worthy to be in the shot. For those of us who live in the real world of busy schedules, chaos, and especially children, cleaning out clutter gets a little more difficult, but it’s far from impossible. We can take tackle clutter almost in the […]

Posted July 11, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Home, Organize, / 2 Comments
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Learn to Embrace the Blessing of Self-care

Learn to Embrace the Blessing of Self-care

  Learn to Embrace the Blessing of Self-care By Nancy Virden Staring at the papers in my hand, a potent weariness seemed to reach through my chest, grasp my heart, and threaten to steal my breath.  Only a desperate and silent cry to God connected me to the reality of hope as tears splashed my face and desk. The stress of helping other people by volunteering up to 70 hours per week, homeschooling my children, and coping with a loveless marriage had collaborated with physical and mental exhaustion to break my spirit.  Other than basic hygiene, there was zero self-care […]

Posted July 5, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Health, / 3 Comments
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5 Easy and Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Busy Moms

5 Easy and Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Busy Moms

When you’re a mom, you often don’t even have time to think about breakfast for yourself, let alone have time to prepare it. We get it, but breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and eating something nutritious to fuel the hectic day ahead of you is super important. With these five easy and healthy breakfast ideas for busy moms, you’ll never skip breakfast time again. Fruit salad with quinoa This may seem like a slightly bizarre mix, especially for breakfast, but trust us it works and is wonderfully refreshing. Cut up a mixture of fresh fruit like […]

Posted June 26, 2017 by Julie in Food, Guest Posts, / 1 Comment
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Summer Programs for Kids that Won’t Break Your Budget

Summer Programs for Kids that Won’t Break Your Budget

  Summer Programs for Kids that Won’t Cost Much While children are busy counting down the days until summer finally gets here, many parents are worrying about how to keep their children busy over the break without breaking the bank. It’s important that children don’t become too complacent over the summer. While downtime is certainly needed, children need stimulation to actively engage their brains and keep them busy and thriving. Although there are countless pricey alternatives available, it’s not necessary to spend a fortune sending your kids to a different camp or program every week. Here are some free and […]

Posted June 21, 2017 by Julie in Guest Posts, Parenting, TopPosts, / 0 Comments
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