Dilution Rates for Essential Oils

So there are a lot of people these days interested and/or already using essential oils. However, there is a lot of information out there that is both safe and very, very unsafe. My personal opinion of essential oils, especially around kids, is that we treat them with the same respect that we treat medications and household cleaners. They are powerful and they deserve that respect. Therefore, I am a firm advocate and believer in safe dilutions rates for essential oils.

quick reference guide to diluting essential oils

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The Secret to a Healthier Breastfeeding Relationship

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As a breastfeeding mom, part of the decision to nurse my kids was because I did not want to introduce them to unwanted ingredients in formula. In fact, I have always been one to strive to reduce their contact to any sort of chemical exposure. However, so many times something we forget about is the impact that our personal products have on both our own bodies and consequently, our kids when breastfeeding. Using natural personal hygiene products is one bug way that we can improve our health and our the health of our babies. Find out just how much of an impact products have, especially when breastfeeding.

The secret to a healthier breastfeeding relationship between mom and baby

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What happens when a cloth diapering mom is forced to use disposables?

Two and a half years of non stop cloth diapering and we moved across country. Disposables were really the only option with public laundry and the stress of moving. In efforts to be a little more eco-friendly and reduce exposure to chemicals, I tried to find disposable diapers that rated better than the mainstream diaper options. In reality I know that in the battle of disposable diapers vs cloth diapers, there is not comparison on eco-friendly, but here are my thoughts on disposable diapering when I didn’t have a choice.Disposable Diapers vs Cloth diapers: When a Cloth Diapering Mom has no other choice than use disposable. Her thoughts and reviews. … 

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