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12 Natural Energy Boosters for Moms Doing Several Jobs at Once Right Now

by Bethany Braun-Silva


12 Natural Energy Boosters for Moms Doing Several Jobs at Once Right Now
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Natural energy supplements that will keep you going on your most exhausting days!

 

Moms these days are really feeling the struggle. As if our job wasn’t hard enough, we now have our kids home with us each and every day for the foreseeable future. With schools closing across the country due to the spread of COVID-19, moms are now balancing their normal family load with homeschooling their children and keeping up with their own work responsibilities. It’s exhausting just thinking about it. 

 

If you’re like us, you’ve probably started drinking way more than just a morning cup of coffee. It’s more important than ever now that moms are energized and ready to tackle their busy days indoors. And while we highly suggest carving out some time to relax or work out, as well as splitting tasks like cleaning, cooking, and sitting with your kids to help with schoolwork with your spouse, we know that even with all that, you are going to be tired. 

 

We love coffee, we really do, but it can get boring after a while, not to mention lead to anxiety in some individuals, and sometimes we just need a change. Rather than down a cup of the stuff or take 10-15 minutes to brew it, we’ve rounded up 12 natural energy supplements that are quick and easy to use. They also will provide you with a much needed boost, without the dreadful crash. These 12 supplements are safe, effective, and even taste great, and will help you stay on top of your work and your kids, day after day. Check them out below. 

 

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HUM Nutrition Über Energy

Price:$25.00

HUM is an all-natural line of vitamins and supplements; its energy supplement is made with adaptogens that boost energy levels throughout the day. Take two supplements with food to help keep your energy up with vitamin B-6, L-tyrosine

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mykind Organics Whole Food Vitamin B-12 Spray

Price:$14.00

There’s not much that’s easier than quick spray to provide you with much-needed energy when you feel sluggish. The raspberry flavor tastes great and one spray is all you need to get going. The B-12 not only gives you a boost, but helps with concentration, too.

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Nuun Hydration Sport + Caffeine Vegan Drink Tabs

Price:$6.00

Drop one of these tablets into a glass of water for a bubbly caffeinated drink that also provides you with much-needed electrolytes. It only has one gram of sugar and is gluten-free, vegan, and contains no GMOs. It’s made with magnesium, the same mineral you get from many fruits and vegetables.

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Nature's Bounty Energy Complex Gummies

Price:$6.00

These watermelon gummies are delicious and the perfect option if you prefer a supplement you can chew. They contain green tea and guarana extract to help get you going and be more alert. You can replace your daily cup of coffee with these yummy gummies or add to your routine on days when you’re feeling especially tired.

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The Care/of Extra Batteries Quick Stick

Price:$5.00

Like its name suggests, these supplements are a lifesaver when you feel like you just can’t get out of bed. Each powder packet contains B-12, citicoline, and caffeine. It dissolves right in your mouth, so you can keep it by your bedside to take in the morning. The orange flavor is delicious and easy to digest, and the supplement will not only increase your energy but alertness and attention, too.

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Puritan’s Pride Organic Energy Complex

Price:$15.00

These tablets are made up of B vitamins as well as naturally sourced caffeine. Each tablet contains 40 milligrams of caffeine as well as guayusa, guarana, and green tea extracts. It’s also dairy-free, gluten-free, and non-GMO. One tablet is enough to get you going during your mid-day slump.

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Puritan’s Pride B-Vitamin Complex

Price:$26.00

B vitamins are energy-providing, and this supplement contains several types. B-1, B-2, B-3, and B-12 are all combined to help boost your energy and metabolism

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Green Tea Extract

Price:$11.00

Green tea has natural caffeine and now you can get it in pill form. This supplement contains 27 to 40 milligrams of caffeine per capsule, just about as much as you would get from a cup of green tea.

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Moon Juice Schisandra Berry Powder Antioxidant Dietary Supplement

Price:$42.00

This supplement contains Schisandra, which is known to increase your body’s resistance to stress while also increasing energy. It also helps with liver function and tastes great in a smoothie or mixed with a glass of juice.

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Perricone MD Super Berry with Acai Dietary Supplement Powder

Price:$75.00

We love a product that multitasks as well as we do. This one not only provides natural energy, but also contains antioxidants to give your skin a healthy glow. It comes in a pack of 30 that you can mix in water or a smoothie.

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Ora Organic Renewable Energy Organic & Vegan Pre-Workout Dietary Supplement Powder

Price:$35.00

One serving of this powder contains 90 milligrams of caffeine derived from organic green coffee beans, yerba mate, matcha tea, eleuthero root, and ginseng. It’s great for tackling homeschooling or for your at-home workout as it won’t leave you with a jittery feeling.

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Vital Proteins Energy Collagen Shot

Price:$54.00

One shot of this drink does a body good. It contains seven grams of collagen peptides, known to promote skin elasticity, as well as 60 milligrams of hyaluronic acid to help promote skin hydration. Plus, the caffeine from coffee-fruit extract will put a much needed pep in your step.