Kitchen Products, Natural Home, & Book Reviews

These reviews are my honest opinion on popular books, products, shoes, and kitchen essentials for busy moms trying to keep their families healthy.

Hydro Flask Review

hydro flask review

I usually review books because I am constantly reading and love to share books with you that I enjoy. This week, I'm sharing something I also use constantly: my water bottle.I drink water, … [Read more...]

So, I Cheated on My Vitamix

Blendtec Review- Blendtec vs Vitamix

I've been a die-hard Vitamix fan for over 7 years. We use it daily to make veggie smoothies, sauces, and to chop up food. I didn't think I could ever be swayed from my loyalty to Vitamix so when … [Read more...]

Introducing Wellness Magazine

Wellness Magazine

I am so excited to finally be able to tell you about a project I've been helping with for months! It is called Wellness Magazine and it is a digital publication from Wellness Media created for the … [Read more...]

The Cheat System Diet Book Review

The Cheat System Diet Review

If you've ever tried Weight Watchers or another structured weight loss plan and failed or relapsed, you need to read this book: The Cheat System Diet.I recently received an advance copy of The … [Read more...]

Natural Toothbrush Review

OraWellness Brushing_Blend

I write a lot about oral health because it is an integral part of overall health and wellness. In my journey to find the best options for our family to improve oral health, I've created some DIY … [Read more...]

Pete’s Paleo Pre-Made Food Review

Pete's Paleo Gourmet Paleo Meals Review-Wellness Mama

I've gotten emails asking if I know of any pre-made food services (like the pre-made diet programs that you often see on TV) that are actually healthy and easy to order. Until recently, I didn't know … [Read more...]

The Paleo Approach Book Review

Paleo Approach

I recently received a review copy of "The Paleo Approach" by Sarah Ballantyne. Sarah runs the blog The Paleo Mom, where she chronicles her own health struggles, her research (as a PhD), and her … [Read more...]

Virgin Diet Cookbook Review

The Virgin Diet Cookbook Review

JJ Virgin recently released her first cookbook, "The Virgin Diet Cookbook."She also wrote "The Virgin Diet" which was tremendously popular because she was able to help a lot of people lose weight … [Read more...]

Nom Nom Paleo Book Review

Now Nom Paleo Book Review

I get a lot of cookbooks in the mail.... this is great because I love books and I love cooking. I've reviewed several of my favorite cookbooks in the past, and a book that came in the mail recently, … [Read more...]

Your Personal Paleo Code Book Review

Your Personal Paleo Code Book Review

Recently, I received a review copy of "Your Personal Paleo Code: The 3-Step Plan to Lose Weight, Reverse Diabetes, and Stay Fit and Healthy For Life"  by Chris Kresser.I've enjoyed Chris' blog for … [Read more...]

Top 10 Recipes of 2013

Top Ten Recipes of 2013 from Wellness Mama

It is always so fascinating to go back and see which recipes were the most popular this year. In the past, there have always been a couple that really surprised me, but this year, these were my … [Read more...]

Xtrema Ceramcor Cookware Review

Ceramcor Xtrema Review

It is getting tougher to find good cookware options. It seems like many of the nonstick or easy clean options contain harmful chemicals or heavy metals, while the natural options lead to sticking and … [Read more...]