Learn how to formulate a body oil that is nurishing for the winter months and how to infuse your oils with skin loving botanicals using a warm infusion method
By Jessica Kellner
Trace amounts of chemicals are particularly harmful to developing babies, which means expectant mothers should be careful. In the first post of a series, Jessica Kellner writes about the dangers of BPA and how to avoid the chemical.
By Jessica Kellner
In the third in a series on potential toxins and chemicals to avoid during pregnancy, Jessica Kellner discusses the use of retinol in skin care products.
Recent scientific studies show that the baby is interacting and takes in the mother´s beneficial bacteria throughout pregnancy and during natural birth and breastfeeding.
For those feeling the effects of anxiety and stress, new research verifies that exercise is as healthy for the mind as it is for the body. Originally published as "The Secret to Stress Relief" in the June/July 2006 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS.
Your body's response to stress can be supported by herbal remedies and physical coping strategies.
She had ballet under her belt with her first birth and has turned to belly dance with the birth of her second. In a conversation with Jamie Rose Lyle, she tells us about the birth of her first child and how she thinks belly dancing will change the birth of her second.
Use this tick property check list (TICKOFF) to help prevent Lyme and tick-borne diseases in your yard this summer.
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