The Truth about Tetanus

One of the most common questions that I find myself answering when I reveal that we decline vaccinations for our son isĀ “But, if he stepped on a nail, you’d take him to get the tetanus sh...

Detox Your Body with Dirt

Every morning, I drop a nice heaping spoonful of dirt right into my son’s juice. Yes, seriously. Our bodies are constantly being bombarded by viruses and bacteria, pollutants, heavy metals, and ...

Baby’s First Vaccine – What to Expect

I can still vividly remember my very first OB appointment after discovering my pregnancy. I went in, buzzing with anticipation at seeing, or even just hearing, the growing life within me. Though it wa...

5 Ways to Naturally Boost Your Immune System

Winter is coming. No, like, it really is coming! Now that we have a new puppy, I spend a lot more time outside in the middle of the night than I would like to. But, you know, small puppy bladders make...

Why I Changed My Mind About the Tdap Vaccine

The second I found out I was pregnant, my brain went into research mode. Being the left-brain dominant person that I am, I had to know anything and everything there was to know about pregnancy and bab...