Christa

Christa

Madras, OR

Stay at home mom, avid natural living and chemical free! Learning to be self sustainable and living on what the ground can give us!!! Teaching my baby boy, and next little one how to be good stewards to the world, and live within the means is my biggest passion!

Managing two kids under 2

So I am a mom or a one year old and another in the oven- due in October! Super excited! But for fellow moms out there, I have a question. How did you introduce baby to an already existing routine with your first child who is coming into toddler hood rapidly?! How does your schedule work with a newborn and toddler?! I’m sure I’ll get the grove pretty quick, but I’m a little anxious about it at ... More

Sinus infection - I think

So last night, my 11 month old son started producing a significant amount of drainage from his nose- and it’s like a yellow green- mixed with clear. He doesn’t present a temperature, and when I touch his face he doesn’t cringe away or anything. Today he’s been coughing and sneezing and still has a runny nose. He’s eating well, and seems pretty happy over all. But I’m a little worried about him ... More

IBUPROFEN RECALL FOR INFANTS AND CHILDREN

Just heard about this recall on the news tonight. For children and infant ibuprofen for any ibuprofen sold at CVS, WalMart, and Family Dollar Store. If you have these brands- EQUATE, CVS , FAMILY WELLNESS, please pay attention to this and check to make sure your baby or child is NOT getting this. https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.cbsnews.com/amp/news/infant-ibuprofen-recall-walmart-cvs-famil... More

Morning sickness remedies

https://www.parents.com/pregnancy/my-body/morning-sickness/morning-sickness-remedies-that-really-work/ I recently stumbled across this, as I am expecting baby number 2, and the first trimester is always the hardest. Have any of these worked for you? What was your favorite remedies to get through the first trimester! Mine - Cheerios -yoga -lemon water -ginger ale

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