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Along with running multiple businesses, we’ve also stepped into the call of foster parenting, and it’s simultaneously been the heart-growing + heart-wrenching thing we’ve ever done. Welcome to where I share my heart about it all.

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Skin Care

5 years ago I was taking medicine and using a prescription cream to help my acne that I had dealt with since high school. I didn’t care about the side effects, I just wanted clear skin. Then, my face starting being red constantly. It started peeling. It hurt to touch it. And my acne was […]

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Ways I’ve used oils lately…

Ways I’ve used essential oils in the last few months include: -Supporting my immune system-Relieving pressure in my head-Supporting my body as we went through miscarriage-Supporting my emotions as we went through miscarriage + saying goodbye to our foster baby-Creating an environment that supported sleep because it’s hard to sleep when you’re grieving-Calming and grounding […]

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The 3rd Annual Well Gathering Day Retreat

It’s late, my feet are tired, my eyes are heavy, but my heart is so freaking full. Who would have thought that when I grabbed a kit of 11 essential oils to help with my immune system, my emotional health and my skin 4.5 years ago, I’d be where I am today 😭 We gathered with […]

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Thieves Cleaner & Dish Soap for Blowouts

Moms, I’m coming here to tell you that if you’re not using thieves cleaner + dish soap on blowouts you’re making life too hard. Even on those blowouts that you forgot to rinse out for several hours…that covered the whole back 😬🙈 I didn’t do that today of course… I’d never forget to clean up a […]

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A New Diffuser Combo

My new favorite combo that’s been in my diffuser since I first tried it 😍🙌 Equal drops of each. It smells insanely amazing. Like the best smell in the world. Try it friends 👊

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Diaper Rashes

Let’s chat diaper rashes & clearing them up quickly: 1. Make sure the diapers and wipes aren’t causing/making the rash worse. Lots of big name diaper & wipe brands are filled with chemicals that cause or make rashes worse (plus a whole slew of other things: https://www.livestrong.com/…/111348-chemicals-disposable-d…/) We personally use 7th Generation diapers + WaterWipes. There […]

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My Skin

Alright friends. Buckle up because I’m about to get vulnerable 😳 4 years ago, I was taking Minocycline and using a prescription cream to help my acne that I had dealt with since high school. At first I didn’t care about the side effects, I just wanted clear skin. And then my face starting being red […]

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Bedtime Routines

Mommas, raise your hand if you have a bedtime routine!! 👋 What if I told you that YL has a freaking LINEN SPRAY that smells like literal heaven and because it wraps your baby up in a soothing, relaxing atmosphere, complete with fluffy clouds and harp music (okay those last two things aren’t true) it makes […]

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My Skin is Flourishing…

In high school, I said yes to what ever people recommended to try to clear up my skin and continued to do so through college until I got fed up with how the things I had been trying effected my body. ✨ And then YL entered into the picture about a year later and I […]

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hey there, I'm Alex!

categories

Along with running multiple businesses, we’ve also stepped into the call of foster parenting, and it’s simultaneously been the heart-growing + heart-wrenching thing we’ve ever done. Welcome to where I share my heart about it all.

business

foster care

life

photography

wellness

popular posts

EOs every photographer needs

dear new foster mama

Our master bathroom refresh

ways to use stock photos for your biz

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