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As the editor of the parenting section of ScratchMommy, I am so thrilled to be creating content with such an amazing team of writers. The parenting section will be a devoted space for discussing the challenges of parenthood, as well as sharing ideas on how to parent from a “from scratch” philosophy – wholesome, natural, friendly-to-the-environment, compassionate and forward-thinking. Ultimately, I want this space to be embracing of all view points, and like a really good friend, a warm hug on your best and worst days.
With that, let me introduce you to our Parenting Team!
Blog: The Write Balance
Bio: Salma is a freelance writer, social media addict, former TV producer and host, mother, wife and bargain shopoholic (shh, don’t tell anyone.) After becoming a mother the word balance ceased to have any meaning. Her blog is a journey to writing about and finding the right balance, between motherhood and life…if there is such a thing.
What does parenting from scratch mean to you?: Parenting from scratch means doing the best I can to help our family lead a healthy and happy life
Favorite Scratch Mommy post: DIY Sunscreen.
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Blog: Go Fit Mom
Bio: Jennifer enjoys exercise, clean eating, healthy living and the ever fascinating journey of mommy-hood. She loves to share her passion by connecting with other moms at GoFitMom.com. Jennifer is a faithful Christian, a devoted wife and mom to three young kiddos who constantly bring her tremendous joy and oodles of laughs.
What does parenting from scratch mean to you?: Parenting from scratch is literally a labor of love. By nature I’m not terribly domestic, so it can get a little interesting, but I’m always willing to put in a little more effort for my family. I haven’t burned the house down (yet), so thankfully most of my experiments eventually result in a small success.
Favorite Scratch Mommy post: Time (And what it means to this WAHM)
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Blog: Refocus on Being
Bio: Amanda is the founder and writer for Refocus On Being, a blog about navigating life, parenting, family, and going back to simplicity through healthy living, holistic remedies and essential oils while having fun with DIY projects and crafts. She lives in Maine with her amazing boyfriend, Jedi son and Princess daughter (twins!) and a very furry Maine Coon cat named Simone.
What does parenting from scratch mean to you?: I feel that “parenting from scratch” embodies using your natural instincts, talents and emotions to the best of your abilities…parenting is truly the ultimate from scratch DIY project there is!
Favorite Scratch Mommy post: Time (and what is means to this WAHM)
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