Natural Ways to Support Your Immune System

So it seems everyone is trying to avoid getting sick by buying all the hand sanitizer (and toilet paper?). The problem with that is, effective hand washing with plain ol’ soap and water is actually MORE effective at removing surface bacteria than hand sanitizer. Using an all purpose castille soap such as Dr. Bronner’s will […]

Collagen Elixir

I love collagen. I’m a huge advocate for pregnant and postpartum women consuming collagen to help the growing body and baby and then for recovery. The great thing about collagen though, is it’s for everyone. Collagen is so great for your skin, digestive system, joints, hair and more. This makes it beneficial for athletes, anyone […]

Supplements During Pregnancy

Congratulations! You’re pregnant (or thinking about becoming pregnant). There’s so much whirling through your mind right now and one topic is likley supplements. If this little one is a surprise, you might not already be taking a prenatal. That’s definitely a key supplement you want to start right away. Ideally, if you are planning for […]

Could you be iron deficient?

Are you constantly tired? Do you feel weak? Do you have brittle nails and hair? What about shortness of breath or weak concentration? If you answered yes to any of these, you might be iron deficient (or anemic, just keep reading) and not even know it. Did you know iron deficiency is one of the […]

Supporting your skin during pregnancy

So it’s been a month since I’ve shared anything here and I figured it was about time I posted something. I have shared this news with family and on personal social media and now here…I’m expecting my first child! I am currently 5 1/2 months pregnant. This is not a lifetsyle blog or a mommy […]