Natural Well Nest
Hi! I’m Josefa Ciccarelli. I created Natural Well Nest as a way for me to document and share about all of the things that I’m passionate about and that help our family live a happier, healthier lifestyle. I truly believe in the mind, body, soul connection. There are 6 tips that I strive to live by… I’m not perfect, so there is always room for grace. 😁 My hope is that I can always continue learning and growing and sharing my experiences along the way.
In January 2017 we sold most of our belongings to “go tiny” and bought a 22ft Airstream Safari travel trailer to live full time in with our family of 4.
To ring in the 2018 New Year, we will travel to Hawaii and begin a new adventure with our family on the island of Maui!
I look forward to sharing our family adventures here. I also share our daily adventures on Instagram.
Feel free to say Hello at email@example.com ♥ Josefa
I am a California girl born and raised. I am a Wife, Stay at home Mommy to 2 Awesome Boys, Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, Placenta Specialist, Physical Education Teacher + Coach and Mentor. Combined with a degree in Kinesiology I have a more natural approach to life. Most of my days you will find me at home snuggling with my boys, dreaming up our next adventure, reading, researching, and in the kitchen making simple healthy meals for my family. I am especially fond of smoothies and homemade popsicles.
December 2007 Married my Best Friend Quinn.
2010: Got Pregnant with my first baby and learned all about having my best birth possible!
August 2011: We Brought a beautiful 9lb 2oz baby boy name Nico into this world. I had an all natural birth. 24hrs of labor! Whew that was hard, but amazing!
And my life has changed ever since!! After my first son Nico was born I gave up dairy in my diet while nursing because he was a super fussy baby and seemed to be bothered by SOMETHING! A huge light bulb went off. Why was my baby affected by me eating dairy? I began studying about food vigorously. I needed answers to questions like, Where does my food come from? What exactly am I putting in my body and how does it affect me and my baby? I went on an elimination diet to find out what the culprit was and eliminated all processed foods, sugar and all the top allergens. From there I realized some of the food I was eating wasn’t the best for my body as well, and that there were other areas of my life I could improve upon. I was ready for a change –so I took a huge leap of faith and detoxed my entire life.
Out with the old and in with the new! So I began this blog to share my experiences and passions for living a happier, healthier lifestyle. I also began studying at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition where I was taught a holistic approach to health and wellness. During my training, I studied over 100 dietary theories, practical lifestyle management techniques, and innovative coaching methods with some of the world’s top health and wellness experts. My hope is that I can always continue learning and growing and share my experiences along the way.