Cloth Diaper Update: Flip Diaper Covers

Cloth Diaper Update: Flip Diaper Covers | Yankeehomestead.comI can hardly believe that Baby Brother is now 6 months old!  Which means we’ve been cloth diapering for approximately four months.

Reader Connie wants an update:

It’s been three months! How is it going with the cloth diapers? We are putting together the registry and are trying to figure out our options, and could really use any advice you have! Thanks!

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Essential Oil Recipes for Diffusing

Essential Oil Recipes for Diffusing | Yankeehomestead.comDiffusing Essential Oils

The sky’s the limit when it comes to essential oil combinations for the diffuser.  The list of ideas below should get you started, but feel free to experiment with other oils and combinations.

Remember that essential oils diffused into the air provide so much more than simply a wonderful scent.  Those tiny particles of oil actually cleanse the air, open airways, affect mood and are readily absorbed by the body, Continue reading

Up to My Ears in Mommyhood {help pick my blog post topics}


Yankee HomesteadDear friends and loyal readers,

I am up to my ears in mommyhood! There are so many topics I’d love to cover here on the blog and updates I’d love to provide, but at the moment we are sort of in survival mode here at the Yankee Homestead.

Don’t worry–I’ll keep posting what I can, when I can.

Just for fun, here are some of the topics we’re currently dealing with at the Homestead.  Help pick my next blog post topics: let me know which subject(s) interests you most, and I’ll be sure to post those updates first! Continue reading