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Socks Education

“I wish you would put on your socks,” I said to my son one morning as he sat dressed, but barefoot, on the couch. Matter-of-factly he replied, “Your wish is…

oregano essential oil

Stomach Bug, Begone!

I stumbled on wild oil of oregano when a nasty stomach bug ripped through our family like a tornado. First was my older son, then me. I gave us both…

child with ear ache

Make ear aches disappear

Growing up as a swimmer, I always had ear infections. Had tubes put in twice and still got ear infections! So my mom had to do something else besides amoxicillin.…

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I’m packin’…

My vacation survival trick with the kids is to pack a “Fun Bag”. Inside I have several small, portable games that will keep them occupied in the car, on the…