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Healthy Kids, One Bite At A Time.

With Jess Sherman, MEd, RHN 

Stories of Hope ~ a teen's foggy brain, rash, itch, fatigue, nausea


"I threw up most days. I felt like the life was being sucked out of me. It was like my body was exploding."

Starting in grade 8, Solveig's life became a nightmare.

"I was the most itchy you've ever been times 100. I would have to dig my nails into my skin to distract myself in class. By noon I had to call my mom in tears to pick me up from school."

~Solveig's skin in grade 8


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Stories of Hope ~ autoimmunity, picky eating, mood instability, decision fatigue


NOTE: The video was intermittent due to poor internet connection, but the audio and Shannon's message to other overwhelmed parents trying to improve their family's health and diet is crystal clear.

"I was weak, weary, and exhausted… and the decision fatigue was through the roof!"

Shannon is mom to 7 kids with 7 different health issues and struggles around food. It had all...

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Is ADHD Caused By Nutrient Deficiencies?

The short answer is, “could be, but maybe not”. 

I’m pretty sure that’s not the answer you wanted to hear, especially if your child has ADHD and you’re looking to take a drug-free approach, so let’s dig into why it’s not so simple by looking at a recent review article in the journal Molecules called: Magnesium, Iron, Zinc, Copper and Selenium...

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How To Halloween During A Pandemic

If you're anything like me you're feeling a great deal of conflict about Halloween this year. Am I right?

I thought I had this all worked out years ago when I triumphantly declared how I had made peace with Halloween and had learned to enjoy it again.

(related post: How I Calmed The MamaBear And Made Peace With Halloween)

But then 2020 happened and, you know... the world went topsy-turvy.


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