health

Parenting

The Stronger Sex Revealed Through The Man Cold

  Women have been fighting to have our voices heard since forever. We’ve had to struggle to prove our worth to take on what was once considered traditional male roles, like firefighters, police officers, attorneys and politicians. It was less than 100 years ago, in fact, that we won our right to vote. Today, strong-as-steel […]

Food

The Health Benefits of the Celery Juice Trend

As a (very) busy mom of three kids, I am always on the go and I never have time for nutritious meals unless it’s dinner and I am forcing my family to have some bonding time over tater tots and fish sticks. So, when I heard that celery juice is having a moment thanks in […]

Health

8 Ways to Manage Seasonal Allergies

Pollen is nature’s glitter. You do your best to avoid it, but sometimes that’s simply impossible. Once it gets on you, not only is it hard to shake, it spreads to your surroundings. While you might not see a sparkle to warn you of its presence, trust me when I say it’s definitely there—which is […]

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This Is What Living Without Health Insurance Looks Like

My husband and I constantly struggle with finances. We live paycheck-to-paycheck at our house, but we’ve always made do. Like millions of other families, the second we accrue some savings, life happens, we deplete our nest egg, and are back to worrying about how to pay all the bills on time. Our biggest surprise expense? […]

Your Health

Moms Don’t Have Time To Get Sick

                                  A few weeks ago, I could feel something coming on despite trying to put on my running clothes and ignore it: a stomach bug was knocking at my intestines, and it was knocking hard. My youngest son took […]