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Megan Tietz
the wind-swept plains of Oklahoma
I'm sorta crunchy as in sorta granola, sorta hippie, and always in my barefeet.
Interests: reading, writing, photography, babywearing, vaccine injury awareness, and simple living., raising up babies, christian spirituality. attachment parenting, breastfeeding advocacy (in infancy and beyond)
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Interesting! My husband was teased a lot as a kid, too (our last name lends itself to that). He could give not one flying FLIP what other people think of him (unless they think he has done something dishonest or that would otherwise defame his character. then he cares a WHOLE LOT. But care about his work? or his social bearings? Nah. Never.).
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Thank you, Rachel! I have had a knot in my stomach all day about publishing this because I have SO MANY FRIENDS who use and/or sell oils. Thank you for hearing my heart on it!
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Thanks so much, Colleen! It has been surprising to me to see how ... passionate ... people can get about their oils. I am all for passion as long as it makes room for everyone to do their own digging. :)
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I haven't read that one, but if she wrote, I am sure it is hilarious!
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Thanks, Kari! I spent hours on this one. Truly. I am glad you found it helpful!
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Essential oils are powerful agents of health and healing. Please be sure to use them safely! Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Megan Tietz :: SortaCrunchy
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delectable berries photo by epSos Oh goodness! As our the temperature heads into all-too-familiar soaring July heights, I have to say that the lazy part of summer is in full effect around here. With just two weeks of summer break... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Megan Tietz :: SortaCrunchy
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It actually has been quite lovely! It's amazing how much I resist really just resting though. It shouldn't take this much conscious effort but the physical symptoms are definitely enough to slow me down. :)
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I have not, but I will look it up now!
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"When I start my period, I give myself the day off." I was seventeen when Patti confided this to me, and twenty years later, I still hear her words. When I was a senior in high school, my parents and... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Megan Tietz :: SortaCrunchy
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Airia Air Purifier: 100% natural and 100% effective at getting rid of the stinkiest of bathroom smells! Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at Megan Tietz :: SortaCrunchy
Love the freedom connection to the Dooce piece. SO, so good. And just by way of sidenote - I fully own the fact that my weirdo Instagram issues are fully my own problem. I definitely do not begrudge anyone the joy of sharing life there! I got my own junk to work out but that's no one else's problem and it sure isn't Instagram's fault! ;)
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My new favorite podcast is NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour, and last week's show "Too Old for Youth Culture and Toys" was a great episode with opinions flying over being "too old" for anything as well as nostalgia for toys... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2014 at Megan Tietz :: SortaCrunchy
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This summer marks nine years since I first opened the pages of Toni Weschler's classic reference book Taking Charge of Your Fertility, and what I discovered in that book changed my life forever. After I briefly mentioned in yesterday's links... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2014 at Megan Tietz :: SortaCrunchy
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swoon-worthy brunch pic by MIKI Yoshihito Depending on where you live, you are either fully in the throes of summer OR winter. Therefore, I think we all deserve a decadent virtual brunch menu today, don't you agree? Gah. Can you... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2014 at Megan Tietz :: SortaCrunchy
Oh video. Speaking as someone who has NO video from her childhood, I can say that I would LOVE to have even 30 second clips! So, I totally need to do better with that, too.
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I feel like I need to talk to a therapist about my Instagram issues. Just kidding. Sorta. I have deeper issues than I thought, though! I can't say I miss it since we've been on a break. Anyway, here's to more pictures any way we can get them!
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It feels so good to pick up the serious one again, right?!
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Thank you for hearing my heart, Christie!
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Oh, I fully intend to keep using my phone camera to grab quick shots. I just really MISS the big camera, ya know?
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My girls LOVE to look through pictures from the past. That's my biggest motivator right now!
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I'm keeping mine out on the mantel for easy grabbing!
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Ummm, you had a two week old? You are totally exempt from picture expectations!
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Pretty much exactly. Yes.
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