Tag Archives: weight gain

Stressing your kids out

Single mothers know better than anyone what kind of a negative effect stress can have on your well being.  It ages you, makes you more likely to gain weight, get sick, suffer from depression, etc.  Its straight up bad for … Continue reading

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Products to avoid when pregnant or around children

After watching The Disappearing Male, a short documentary about the health effects of various chemicals in our environment on males, I felt compelled to write something stating clearly what women can do to avoid these chemicals. All women of childbearing … Continue reading

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Finding more time now that I’m a mom

I spend a lot of the day reading blogs and articles and books to keep myself informed about what I can do to protect my family from dangers and to do something to stem the onslaught of global warming (and … Continue reading

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The rest of my responsible eating goals (because I can sum these up quickly)

Organic vs. local.  What do you choose?  Personally, I don’t think it matters much, especially because around here its pretty easy to get food that is both organic and local.  But I chose to go for organic over local.  Why?  … Continue reading

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Green moves that are good for your wallet and/or waist line #1 – Driving the speedlimit

This is a new series I’m going to start in the spirit of Green Up the Purchases You Already Make.  In the future, however, I’m going to label it GMGWW (Green Moves Good Wallet Waist, I’m cutting out the little … Continue reading

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