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Last week, I was hit with a major sinus issue/cold. Ughhhh! It basically took ability to work out and flushed it down the toilet. I couldn’t breathe, I felt feverish, and all I wanted to do was rest. Thankfully, I feel soooo much better this week, and I’m back on track. Here’s how I did […]

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After sharing my home birth story with others, I get mixed responses … One of the most common is that women would have loved to give birth at home, but they wanted the hospital just in case. I totally respect that and understand sentiment. When listening to other’s birth stories (births in the hospital), one […]

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Last week, I talked about starting a 12 week fitness plan, and mapped out a few of my goals. Well, one week into this new lifestyle (that’s what I’m calling it … I don’t want this to be a fad), I am feeling good. Really good. I decided to invest in Kayla Itsines’ 12 Week […]

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I first bought these shoes in 2010, and promised that I’d wear them out in a matter of months. It didn’t happen. Instead, I started running like 4,926 times, and had to quit each time due to shin splints. After moving to Portland, we lived in a teeny apartment with no yard, which meant we […]

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A few weeks ago, I introduced our series about cloth diapering.Today, I thought I’d share what made us choose cloth in the first place, and the things we absolutely love about it. For us, we just knew we weren’t interested in disposables. Now that we’ve been using cloth for five months, we’re so happy with […]

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