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My Experience with Pre-eclampsia

I know I mentioned in my cloth diaper post that we brought home Baby Persnickety weighing a whopping 4lb 2oz. Some of you may be wondering how that could be.  I want to share with you how I believe my return to a more natural lifestyle and learning to listen to my body averted disaster. My near disaster had a…

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Natural Baby Care

A Review- Green Rift’s Bum Butter Balm

Friday I mentioned a product I was thankful for last week, BUTTer Balm made by Green Rift based in Fort Worth, Texas.  I received a sample from my mom for a gift to go with my cloth diapers (it is one of the few that are cloth diaper friendly).  I don’t use diaper rash stuff as a preventive, I only…

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Favorite Fridays

Even though I am a stay-at-home, homeschooling mom I love Fridays.  There is just something about them that gives me a sense of accomplishment for the week.  Mr. Persnickety’s last job was in retail so Friday wasn’t necessarily the end of the week for us, but we always did something. My Persnickety Ballerina usually has ballet on Fridays, but this…

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How Do I Love Thee….a little about Mr. Persnickety

It’s Valentine’s Day and I just felt the need to introduce my biggest supporter and fan, my husband, Mr. Persnickety.  I can’t say enough good about him.  We’ve been married over a decade now.  Somedays it seems as if I have known him all my life and then other days it seems like we just got married yesterday.  He has…

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Healthy Eating

The Best Whole Wheat Bread Ever!

I love baking my own bread.  I started probably about 5 years ago out of sheer desperation to lower my grocery bill.  I believe in eating good bread and it can be very expensive at the store. After reading the ingredients on the budget-friendly stuff, I decided there must be a better way so I got out an old cookbook…

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