Fighting Staph Infections Naturally

Living a healthy lifestyle is an important part of my family’s life. We exercise as much as we can, we focus on eating right, and we do our best to take care of ourselves. We also try our hardest to use natural products and remedies before turning to traditional medicine. This post is the continuation of a monthly series called “Fighting Naturally” (see more posts here). In this series, we look at sicknesses, ailments, and other issues that are usually treated with medicine, but can be fought just as (or more) effectively with natural remedies, such as essential oils. Join me today as we look at fighting staph infections naturally!

Fighting Staph Infections Naturally

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Why Should I Choose A Midwife?

Two pink lines appear on the test, then BOOM! Suddenly, you are faced with so many choices. Pink or blue? Separate crib or co-sleeping? Salty or sweet? 😉 One choice that you may not have considered is that of choosing between a traditional doctor (OBGYN or family practitioner) or a midwife. Many people don’t know this, but midwives are becoming a much more popular choice these days. For me personally, given the choice, I would pick a midwife every time. Why? Keep reading to explore with me as I answer the question: why should I choose a midwife?

Why Should I Choose A Midwife?

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Fighting Allergies Naturally

Here at Small Town Soul, I encourage my readers to live a healthy lifestyle. This includes exercising, eating right, and taking care of yourself, but another way that I live a healthy lifestyle is by using natural products and remedies. This post is the start of a monthly series called “Fighting Naturally” (see more posts here). I’ll be addressing different sicknesses, ailments, and other issues that are frequently treated with medicine, but can be fought just as effectively, if not MORE effectively, with natural remedies, such as essential oils. Join me today as we look at fighting allergies naturally!

Fighting Allergies Naturally

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3 Reasons I Love Essential Oils

“What is she talking about? Essential oils? Oh geez, she must be one of THOSE. I’m outta here.” I hear you, friend. That was me a few months ago. I had several friends who used essential oils for everything under the sun, and I thought, “Sure, that works for them, but I’m not that crazy.” Well, I am officially that crazy now. 😉 Essential oils are a wonderful alternative to traditional medicine. They provide natural relief for a countless number of sicknesses and ailments, and they have made a huge difference in my health and the health of my family. Let me share with you 3 reasons I LOVE essential oils!

3 Reasons I Love Essential Oils

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