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5 Ways To Naturally Whiten Teeth (Without Harsh Chemicals!)

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe via Email or.RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! Image via Flickr CC Post by Contributor, Jamie Larrison of How to Just About Anything Years ago I decided to take the fast track to a whiter, more vibrant smile. Enticed by the Hollywood dazzle, I tried out the… 

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“No-Poo” FAQs, Resources, and Tips

If you haven’t already heard: me and shampoo broke up. It was a hard decision, but it was for the best. Definite irreconcilable differences. I’ve been jabbering away about this “no-pooing” thing for a while now, and I hope you’ll indulge me for just one more day. This post is a follow-up to Monday’s post…. 

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How to Get Started With the No-Poo Hair Care Method

In January of this year, I declared my intention to quit shampoo for a month and experiment with the no-poo method. I ditched the shampoo bottle like a boss, and I went all crazy hippie on you. Pfffffffft. Okay, total and complete lies, yes. I already went all cray-cray on you a good long while… 

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Setting Weekly Goals: A Middle-Ground Approach

Post by Erin Long of Home & Grace  (Beth’s note: I am super excited to get some new habits established when we return to normal life after moving into our new home, and I am in love with this balanced and flexible approach to goal-setting. I will absolutely be taking Erin’s excellent advice to heart… 

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I Haven’t Shampooed My Hair in 4 Months (No-Poo Update)

This post is alternately titled: “Finally Answering the ‘Are You Still Doing That No-Poo Thing?’ Question”. I get that question a lot, and I totally understand the curiosity. I was the exact same way before I started my no-pooing (ie. no shampooing) journey. On February 1, 2014, I went to the stylist for a wash and trim…. 

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19 Natural Living Compromises I’m Willing to Make During “Survival Mode”

Are you drowning in overwhelm? Are you doing your best to find your stride in a stressful situation, but constantly feeling like you’re failing? Does anxiety invade the fibers of your being, unwelcome and uninvited? I have felt that way a few times in my life, especially since becoming a mom. Parenting littles is an… 

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The Ultimate Guide to Reusable Menstrual Supplies (6 Different Brands Compared + Win Your Own Stash Worth Over $300!)

(Heya R+H peeps. Before we dive in to this huge topic, I just have to tell you up front that this is *not* a sponsored post. No one paid me to write this. I had a genuine dilemma in choosing which company to order from to build my cloth pad stash last summer, and I… 

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Peace

Image by Reb of A Humble Place Hello dear R+H friends! I am knee-deep in packing and all sorts of other tense stuff about which I cannot yet share many details (boooo). It has been perhaps the most stressful time of our lives in these last weeks, which is why I’ve been quiet around here…. 

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6 Reasons to Consider Home Birth

6 Reasons to Consider Home Birth

Image by Eyeliam. Post by contributor, Kathleen, of Becoming Peculiar Two hours after I confirmed that I was pregnant, I called the midwives. Midwives are in pretty high demand here in Ontario, often booking up quickly; and I wanted to be absolutely sure I was able to get one. The friendly receptionist remembered me from… 

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