Health Conscious

Colgate’s New Toothbrush Encourages Kids to Take Charge

Colgate’s New Toothbrush Encourages Kids to Take Charge

It’s back to school time which means shopping for school supplies and new clothes.  Don’t’ forget about those items that will also make the daily routine of getting ready for school.  How about items that kids can use to pack their lunch or brush their teeth, and not skimp on the time they should be(…)

Remove Tea Stains From Your Teeth

Remove Tea Stains From Your Teeth

I am a serial tea drinker. There I admit it. I love it unsweetened and drink about a gallon a day. For me, it replaces water and soft drinks. The only problem is the staining of my teeth. I’ve tried so many “remedies” for this issue that quite honestly, I finally just wrote it off(…)

Colgate Optic White for a Radiant Smile

Colgate Optic White for a Radiant Smile

My daughter just got her braces off – just in time for Senior pictures.  Yes, we planned it that way.  While she brushed her teeth two – three times daily, I noticed a yellowing that occurred while she had her braces.  Now that those are gone, she really wanted to work on whitening her teeth(…)

Bug Band to the Rescue for Summer Fun

Bug Band to the Rescue for Summer Fun

It’s summer and we spend more time outside this time of year.  It’s also horse show season which means we are at farms, horse parks and in a lot of places where there are a lot of bugs.  I am not a fan of bug spray – I don’t like the smell or the feel(…)

Allergy Relief from Boiron

Allergy Relief from Boiron

Allergies this year have affected our family well beyond the blossoms of spring – here we are in June and we are still sneezing and experiencing itchy watery eyes.  Thanks to Boiron and their Medicine Finder App, we discovered quick relief! The free “Boiron Medicine Finder” app (which can also be used via their website(…)

Glowing Skin During Pregnancy

Glowing Skin During Pregnancy

Being pregnant is one of life’s most beautiful journeys, but it can take a harsh toll on the skin.  Changes to the kink like bumps, blotches, pigmentation and stretch marks are not uncommon during pregnancy.  Unlike mineral oils, which contain harmful ingredients, Wally’s Natural Organic Body Oil is certified organic and quickly absorbs to naturally(…)