Author Archives: Rebecca

Homemade Essential Oil Blend for Scars

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It’s been 2 weeks since my eldest little man had a BIG fall while visiting some family up North. He was such a brave trooper and we were so fortunate he was not more seriously injured. After 7 very big stitches he was left with quite a large gash that needed to mend.  (a little […]

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Coconut Flour Banana Muffins

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 Hello blog-o-sphere! Well, Mr. Robert is 8 months old. Eight.Months.Old! Holy moly! Yes, the time sure does fly! He’s started on solids and we’re doing the baby led weaning thing (which he loves, and to me only seems natural) He still loves his mama milkies, but is really enjoying the adventures of solid foods… and […]

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Welcome Winter

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I know, I know. It’s technically not Winter until December 21st, but we managed to accumulate a heck of a lot of snow over the past 24 hours around the homestead! The row covers on the Kale are – well – rows covered in snow now… I’m interested to see how the Kale is managing […]

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Dairy Free Hot Chocolate with Peppermint Essential Oil

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It’s starting to get chilly out there – well, around here at least! Winter prep has been in full swing around the homestead… tilling the garden for next year, keeping our Kale under row covers in an attempt to keep it growing as long into the winter as possible. The stacking of wood – oh […]

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Newborn Photoshoot

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Well, Robert will be 3 months old this week! THREE MONTHS!! The time has flown by, especially having 3 little ones age 4 and under and keeping up with the farm life… and Daddy working … and saving the world through sharing sustainable living…and …and … and… I just tired myself out thinking about it […]

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A love letter to our Boys

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To my dear sweet boys My hopes for you… are limitless… I hope you love to laugh… Those good hearty laughs that make your belly hurt. I want you to know there’s nothing better than a smile to make someone’s day – including your own. I hope your dreams are like the night sky – […]

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Nursing in Public at the Grocery Store

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  Here’s a typical picture of how I grocery shop these days…3 little monkeys in tow. Robert in his wrap. 7 weeks and I actually have never once had him in a stroller. He’s always snug in his wrap. To accompany this picture, I just *have* to share a sweet incident that happened to me […]

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Crystals for Labour and Delivery

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Colin surprised me last night and came home with 2 gorgeous crystal necklaces that aid in labour and delivery. We’ve been working with crystals and gemstones for quite some time, so it was such a special gift to receive so close to giving birth. Crystals and gemstones are one of Mother Earth’s most beautiful and […]

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Spring has Sprung

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We’ve been so busy around the homestead these last few weeks! With a move just weeks before the baby comes, preparing for the home birth of baby Robert who’s due any day now and getting the garden all ready for the season, it seems like we’ve hardly had a spare moment. Tonight on this lovely […]

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Blessingway

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I was honoured this past weekend to be a part of a Blessingway ceremony held for myself and a close friend. She and I are due just weeks from each other. It will be her first babe, and this of course is my third. I had actually never been to a Blessingway before, though I […]

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