10 Steps for Reducing Stress and Anxiety

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Have you ever felt like you could fill a few football fields with the amount of stress and anxiety you are carrying around? Over the course of the past year, I have researched and learned a lot about stress and anxiety–what it does to our minds, our bodies, and even our loved ones. When we are stressed and anxious, it […]

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Healthy, All-Natural Extracts

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Extracts are an amazing way to add flavor to desserts, chocolate, beverages, anything. The problem is most of them contain propylene glycol which is an ingredient in antifreeze. It is yet another additive to our foods that is a “food like substance” but not a real ingredient meant to be consumed. Sounds appetizing, doesn’t it? YUCK! Today, Trim Healthy Mama […]

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5 Tips for Back to Homeschool Success

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Retail stores are now flooded with back to school supplies and families preparing for the new school year. Things may be a little different for the homeschooling family, but whether you homeschool your children over the summer or not, it is always important to reset your teaching rhythm and prepare for the next step in your child’s education. The transition […]

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Overwhelmed!!!

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A day in the life of a mom–it can be overwhelming… You wake up before the sun rises just to get some extra quiet time with The Lord, and unfortunately your toddler woke up earlier than expected. She woke up her siblings in the process. They are all hungry, tired, and whiny. Your head is beginning to throb because the […]

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Tarnished Silver – A 25th Anniversary Story

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Yesterday was an important day in the life of our family. My husband and I celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary. I cannot believe we have been married 25 years!! It seems like only yesterday we began our friendship, sharing so many important talks and walks together. We were young and had several odds stacked against us, but we had one very […]

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