OMG y’all…I seriously thought this summer would never be over. But finally, there’s an end in sight, The kids are heading back to school, (I LOVE THEM SO MUCH, but I KNOW you Mamas out there feel me), it’s gonna be 72 degrees and RAINING this weekend in Denver, (my favorite weather), and allergy season is coming to a close…or at least transitioning from the burning hell of summer allergies to the purgatory of fall allergies. But there’s still so much going on, this will help you organize. You’re welcome. Continue reading 6 Awesome Links To Help End Your Summer On A High Note – August 19, 2016
7 Natural Remedies for Allergy Relief
You guys have certainly heard me complain about this, the worst hay fever season on record. I’ve given up makeup until at least October, which makes me feel like I look terrible at all times. I feel like I’ve tried everything…but then I’ll come across something that I’ve never heard of, (and sometimes something that sounds totally crazy), and it actually works! These remedies from Wellness Mama have worked wonders. Seriously, the nettle has changed my whole life!
11 Effective DEET-Free Mosquito Repellents for the Whole Family
I don’t know what things are like where y’all are, but here in Colorado, the mosquitos are out of control. I mean, swarms of them are buzzing around my back porch seemingly all the time. The weird thing is, I barely even remember even seeing a mosquito here before. Anyway, they love me and after one evening spent reading on the porch, I came in with about 37 bug bites. If you couple that with my allergy eyes, I’m a hot mess. And you guys know I like to keep it natural when I can, so here are my favorite natural, (DEET free) bug repellants.
17 Naturally Soothing Sunburn Treatments
I love the sun. I know it’s bad, I know it’s poison, I know it gives me wrinkles, I know, I know, I know. And 99.9% of the time, I slather myself in sunscreen, cover all my skin, throw on a hat and do my best impression of a vampire to protect my fair skin from the big, bad sun. But sometimes? Sometimes, I just want to throw on a bikini, grab a lawn chair and a book and lie in the sun all day. I do it about once a year. And every single time, I end up cooked like a lobster, and also red like a lobster. Will I ever learn? Probably not. Here are some great natural remedies to treat sunburn, (but really, don’t get sunburned) Continue reading Sweet Georgia Sugar Top 10 Natural and Organic Round-Up • July 15, 2016
Well, it’s finally summer, y’all. Whew, I thought we’d never make it…I live in Colorado where we got a foot of snow in April, for goodness sake. Anyhoo, my kids are home and interrupting me approximately every six minutes to ask for a snack, for me to “watch this” and for one to tattle on the other. My day is basically broken up into about 10-minute segments, which means that’s my new attention span. Ten minutes. So here’s a roundup of my favorite 10-minute reads. I tried to pick things that y’all would like, too, you know, in case you’re home with fighting kiddos…or at work with fighting kiddos…or at work and trying to look busy. You’re welcome. Continue reading Sweet Georgia Sugar Top 10 Natural and Organic Round-Up • June 15, 2016