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DIY Essential Oil Bug Spray

I know, I know, the title of this article screams CRUNCHY mom, but you will all wear the crunchy badge once you try this bug deterring concoction on your next camping trip. This bug spray is baby friendly, smells nice, non-sticky, and keeps more than mosquitoes away. We even tested it for you on a […] Read more…

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The Best Natural Remedies for your Sick Babies

Anyone else get super anxious about germs during the sick season? Like you want to follow your babies around with disinfectant wipes… And the COVID-19 virus is also freaking me out a WEE lil bit. So we’re digging the days in our homemade sandbox. (You see the pun there?) So all sick season, I start […] Read more…

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5 Things to do to Combat First Trimester Nausea

The first-trimester pregnancy nausea is a pain, and quite frankly, just annoying. *this post contains affiliate links, clicking through helps support this blog, with no added cost to you! Thank you!* After about the sixth week it just sets in like a little-personalized rain cloud ready to hover over you for a good couple months… […] Read more…

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Why you should leave your baby at home while on vacation.

Going to Hawaii with a 14-month-old was simultaneously the best and worst experience of our lives. *this post contains affiliate links, clicking through helps support this blog, with no added cost to you! Thank you!* I blame our previous experiences vacationing before we had any children. Before our little baby Belle came along we had […] Read more…

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Ten DIY Project Kits under $25 to Learn a New Hobby

There’s nothing like stay-at-home motherhood to drive you to start new hobbies to keep your self-care and Mom time on point. *this post contains affiliate links, clicking through helps support this blog, with no added cost to you! Thank you!* If This Lost Mama misses her weekly self-care time, the whole house knows… And it’s […] Read more…

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Do your Mama a Service this Mothers Day

Unique Mother’s Day services that are sure to make mom smile all year ’round. *this post contains affiliate links, clicking through helps support this blog, with no added cost to you! Thank you! Also, all opinions are my own, and I would not promote something I have not tried.* Being a first time and new […] Read more…

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Baby Meal Planning with Reuse-able Pouches

Ever since I’ve become a mother… (a whole nine months ago. ;D) I have been trying to be frugal so I can stay at home with my little nugget, and also self-reliant so we would be prepared as a family in an emergency situation, if necessary. I’ve used cloth diapers, I’ve made my own laundry […] Read more…

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