My journey to heal my son’s most distressing symptoms of autism has changed the way I live and care for my family. I am passionate about nontoxic products, natural remedies, grain-free nutrition, essential oils, and healing the symptoms known as autism. But, I wasn’t always that way. I had to learn from the beginning – with little time or money, without knowing how to cook AT ALL, juggling a family, a career, and everything that comes with caring for a child with special needs. If I can do it, so can you! Welcome to a cleaner, healthier, HAPPIER life! Read more about me.
Did you know that when you get thrown off of a train in France, they don’t wait until it reaches the next station to kick you out? It’s true. I was backpacking through Europe in my early 20s. I had a Euro-rail pass, but a ticket was still required for each train trip....read more
Happy Fat Tuesday! In New Orleans, this is the culmination of the annual Mardi Gras celebration. Twenty years ago I was celebrating on Bourbon Street. Back then I thought traditional Mardi Gras fare consisted mainly of Hurricanes and Hand Grenades. Today, my life is...read more
Happy Valentine's Day! If you are a mom, especially an autism mom, your love life might be a little... neglected. As in, moths are flying off of it. But if you have essential oils, you are in luck - I mean... HE is! What can't essential oils do? So if you've been a...read more
We are in the midst of Fashion Week! Not news to you autism moms. I’m sure that it is your ultimate priority in between therapy sessions and cooking allergy-friendly meals and cleaning up poop. Right? Clearly, I’m kidding. If you don’t have time to peruse the fashion...read more
If you read my monthly newsletter, you know that I was planning something "crazy" for my 40th birthday (and if you follow my Facebook page, you probably already know what it is). But, if you were waiting to find out, here is the big reveal: I didn't just do this to be...read more
I was going to write my first blog about something a little more introductory and not as specific as this topic. But, a lot of people have been asking about this, so I thought it would be helpful to share my research and experience. If you have a child with autism,...read more
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