Monthly Archives: September 2008

Celebrate With Me

On Friday when I sent out my newsletter, I asked you all to support me in celebrating my 100th podcast. Whee! My friend Jen created this cute little graphic for me so if you’re so inclined, you can use it … Continue reading

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PR: No Time to Read? Try Parents Digest

Let’s Face It……Parenting Is A Multi-Tasking Juggling Act – ParentsDigest.com Takes At Least One Ball Out Of The Air Parenthoood is an exhilarating, life changing, and extraordinarily exhausting experience. It brings new meaning to the word “juggle” and is unexplainable … Continue reading

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Natural Moms Podcast #99

My guest this week is Donna Bateman of Parents with Purpose. Donna is a neurodevelopmental specialist and today we are talking about your child’s brain development. Listen by clicking below or read a transcript of this interview by clicking here: … Continue reading

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Your Child’s Brain Development

The following is the transcript of the interview with Donna Bateman of Parents With Purpose. You can also listen to the interview here. Carrie: My guest this week is Donna Bateman. Donna is a mom of 8 and if that … Continue reading

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Take a Child Outside Week

Did you know that September 24-30 is Take a Child Outside Week? According to the website, the program is an initiative of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Science and is designed to: “…help break down obstacles that keep children … Continue reading

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This Just In: Raw Food Recipes for Kids

Fellow natural mama Tiffany Washko has just released her raw foods recipe book for kids! I just finished reading through the book and it’s wonderful. I can hardly wait to dig in to the recipes (I even submitted a few … Continue reading

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Natural Moms Podcast #98

My guest this week is Dr. Michael Magwood. photo credit: dougalug Dr. Magwood is a Chiropractor, and he is talking about the benefits of chiropractic care during pregnancy, and for babies and children. Did you know that your baby can … Continue reading

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Zevia – Sugar Free Soda Sweetened with Stevia

After seeing my post about the Stevia Cookbook, the folks from Zevia contacted me and sent a huge box of Zevia all natural soda sweetened with stevia. And I’m telling you what I thought of it. Zevia comes in 4 … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Older Child for the New Baby

I remember hearing horror stories about older kids and their jealousy towards the new baby in the house. One friend of mine even said her daughter tried to suffocate her baby with a pillow! photo credit: Phil Scoville I can’t … Continue reading

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Challenges of Being a New Mom

photo credit: mahalie During our pregnancies, especially with our first baby, many of us spent a lot of time imagining what motherhood would be like. We saw peaceful scenes in our mind like rocking our babies in a recliner while … Continue reading

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