Category Archives: pregnancy

Nut-Free Pumpkin Muffin \\ Sweet Laurel

Nut-Free Pumpkin Muffin What screams fall more than pumpkin?? For us, the pumpkin flavor makes us so excited for crisper weather and all the holidays to come. We also love that this recipe is nut-free, which makes it suitable for almost anyone! This recipe is paleo, and completely gluten free, grain free, refined sugar free, […]

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Sweet Laurel Baby #2!!!

Sweet Laurel Baby #2!!! It’s been a while since I’ve given you all an update on my healing journey. The truth of the matter is, ever since having Nico in 2017, I have felt absolutely amazing. My pregnancy with Nico kicked things into gear, it literally healed me in a way, and all my autoimmune […]

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Healing Journey Update \\ Sweet Laurel

Healing Journey Update It’s been a while since I have given you an update about my healing journey! Healing through food has been my mantra since 2014. After my autoimmune disease ripped through me with a vicious force, my family intervened and encouraged to not put my health off another year. My top symptoms were energy depletion, extreme hormonal […]

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DIY Laundry Spray \\ Sweet Laurel

DIY Laundry Spray Because I’ve completely cleaned up my medicine cabinet, pantry, and cleaning supplies, all my products are free from toxins, and most of my cleaning products are unscented. A few years back, I attended a workshop in Santa Monica all about green living. In the workshop, the teacher gave us suggestions for laundry […]

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Nico’s Transition to Eating Solid Foods

If you read this post I wrote about my nutritionist Margaret, and her approach to introducing solids, you know Nico has been eating some superfoods! Nico was slow to eating solid foods. Up until about ten months, Nico was pretty much exclusively breastfeeding, with coconut yogurt sprinkled throughout the day. I realize every baby is different, […]

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