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Natural Holiday Stress Relief

Moms like us are familiar with the tension that the holidays can bring. There’s too much to do in too short a time: family gatherings, kids’ recitals, gift buying, secret Santa. From crowded shopping malls to that critical dinner ingredient you forgot, running around causes a lot of stress. Traffic, snowstorms, drunk drivers and other…

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Eat Your (Fermented) Vegetables!

Are you looking for better nutrition in the food you already eat? Or a way to feed your family foods that are not only healthy and good for the gut but also can be made in batches and last? Then you should look into fermented vegetables. What is Fermenting? Fermenting, or culturing, is a process that preserves…

Top 5 Benefits of Hypnotherapy

Wellness is all about overall health, of the body, mind, and spirit. What better way to achieve this than to tap into your mind to make necessary changes? I spoke with Aimee Fuller, Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, to learn the benefits of hypnotherapy and how it can help improve your life. Aimee shared her top 5…

Relax and Revitalize

Let’s face it, life can be stressful. As moms, we tend to live busy lives and take on a lot of responsibility. Often, what gets neglected is our own personal well-being. But if we don’t take care of ourselves, then how can we fully take care of our families? We owe it to ourselves to…

After Asbestos: Surviving Mesothelioma

This week on Mamavation TV, we will again be talking about dangerous toxins that may be in your home. We will cover how to stay safe, even during home renovations. This topic would not be complete without discussing asbestos, a known carcinogen. Mesothelioma is the aggressive form of cancer caused by inhalation and exposure to asbestos…

Solutions to Remove Toxin Exposure

This past Monday on Mamavation TV, our guest was author and environmentalist, Rick Smith. He, along with Bruce Lourie, co-wrote the best-selling book Toxin Toxout: Getting Harmful Chemicals Out of Our Bodies and Our World. This follow-up to 2009’s Slow Death by Rubber Duck: How the Toxic Chemistry of Everyday Life Affects Our Health, takes on toxins…