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Natural Parenting During the First Week: You Still Might Have to Say NO, Just Not to the Child

October 20th, 2014 · 11 Comments · Natural Health

First time parents quickly realize that suddenly being throw into THIS new job – no training, no breaks, no going home at the end of the day to decompress and refresh – likely has the steepest learning curve they’ve ever experienced. It can be totally overwhelming just sustaining the new little life, let alone realizing […]

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Labor, Delivery, and Saying "NO"–5 More Interventions We Refuse

October 17th, 2014 · 24 Comments · Natural Health

I went into my first labor like a warrior to battle, out to defeat the evil enterprises of medicine that would try to make me take drugs, have repeated interventions and cause my birth to be stressful instead of relaxed, medical instead of natural and healthy. Turns out I was actually pleasantly surprised that my […]

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You Can Say NO to Your Doctor – 5 Standards we Refuse in the Womb

October 7th, 2014 · 70 Comments · Natural Health

To be a good parent, you’ll quickly find that you have to say “NO” an awful lot. I was surprised to find when first pregnant that the fine art of NO actually starts well before the child even leaves the confines of the womb and has nothing to do with discipline. If you want to […]

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Is There a Safe Sunscreen for Infants?

July 22nd, 2014 · 19 Comments · Food for Thought, Green Living

Should babies under 6 months be in the sun at all? Should all the same rules apply to sunscreening their soft baby flesh like we do older children? When I was a mother of one child nine years ago, the summer that he was 13-17 months, he got breakfast, clothing, and (chemical) sunscreen every morning. […]

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I embrace butter. I make homemade yogurt. I eat traditional real food – plants and animals that God created, not products of plants where food scientists work. Here at Kitchen Stewardship, I share how I strive to be a good steward of my family's nutrition, the environment, and our budget, all without spending every second in the kitchen. Learn more about the mission of KS here.

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