Green Your Wash Routines with Rockin’ Green Soap

Rockin Green eco friendly detergent

As a result of my efforts to live in a way that loves our earth and is human friendly, I discover a wide variety of brands who design their cleaning products to be gentle on our skin and our environment. I first learned about Rockin Green not too long after I started cloth diapering our… [read more]

Toxic Chemicals are Pervading Our Lives. It is Time to Make a Change!

300 Toxins in Umbilical Cord

Disclosure: This post is part of a sponsored conversation in partnership with Seventh Generation.  Regardless, this is a topic I feel very strongly about. Did you know that 85,000 synthetic and potentially toxic chemicals have been introduced into the market since the Toxic Substances Control Act was passed in 1976, the EPA has required testing on… [read more]

Laundry Tips for Sensitive Skin + Vaska Laundry Detergent – Review

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Disclosure: I was provided with product samples. Regardless, all opinions are honest and are my own. We found out fairly early on that Baby Z has sensitive skin. Poor baby! Because of Baby Z’s sensitive skin I’ve had to make sure that we use only the most gentle laundry detergent. Over the years of using… [read more]

All Natural Carpet Cleaning in Utah from EcoCarpet – Review and Giveaway

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Disclosure: I received the follow services for review purposes at no cost to myself. No monetary compensation was provided.  All opinions and thoughts are my own. Now that all the holidays and parties are over with and spring is slowly creeping up on us, it is time to think about the dreaded task of spring cleaning.  And, while… [read more]

Contigo “Shaken Not Stirred” – Review and Giveaway

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Disclosure: I received the follow products for review purposes at no cost to myself. No monetary compensation was provided. All opinions and thoughts are my own. Okay I really hate to admit this but I am not a huge water drinker.  I know that is so bad and horrible to admit but I have gotten… [read more]

How to wash cloth diapers in an HE top loader washing machine #MaytagMoms

Washing Cloth Diapers in an HE Washing Machine

Disclosure: I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Maytag. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. I’ve heard it said that washing cloth diapers is a science.  Well, it is True! Unfortunately, though it is a science, it is not the same science for every person…. [read more]

Natracare – All Natural, Toxin Free Feminine Hygiene Products

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Disclosure: I was sent product in exchange for a review. I’m what you might call “kinda crunchy”.  I watch what my family eats, trying to avoid most processed foods, and things that masquerade as food.  My babies wear cloth diapers.  My kids use all natural shampoo and body wash.  Etc.  Etc. Why, then, has it… [read more]

100 % Natural Deodorant That Works As Hard As You Do! pHresh – Review and Giveaway

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Disclosure: I received the follow products for review purposes at no cost to myself. No monetary compensation was provided.  All opinions and thoughts are my own. Did you know that 60% of what we put on our skin is absorbed into our bodies?  I didn’t and I was actually shocked when I found this out. … [read more]

Getting Girly with Sparkle Hearts Bath and Beauty Products- Review and Giveaway!

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Disclosure: I received the follow products for review purposes at no cost to myself. No monetary compensation was provided.  All opinions and thoughts are my own. My daughter is 6 but she is getting to the age where she wants to use everything girly.  She wants to use my body wash, my lotion and she’s… [read more]

Epic is in Theaters Now! Let’s Celebrate with a #Giveaway!

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Disclosure: I received promotional items to bring this giveaway to you. No monetary compensation was received. 20th Century Fox, the creators of the new movie, Epic, are teaming up with Ecos to bring you some great games and prizes. EPIC is in theaters now! EPIC has it all – Samurai-like action and warriors, incredible aerial battles, laugh… [read more]

Celebrate #EarthDay with Prêt à Paquet – Reusable Lunch Kits + Giveaway!

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Disclosure: I received the following product, at no cost, for review purposes. The opinions expressed are honest and are my own. Happy Earth Day! It seems kind of odd that we dedicate a day to thinking about how we can care for our earth.  Like just 1 day!  If you family is anything like mine you… [read more]

How do you teach your family to care for our Earth? #HormelFamily #EarthDay

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Disclosure: This post was made in conjunction with my participation as a Hormel Extended Family Blogger.  As a Hormel blogger I receive samples of Hormel products. No compensation was received. Heads up!  Earth Day is on Monday! Did you know that this will be the 43rd anniversary of Earth Day?  How cool is that! Earth… [read more]

Guest post: Growing your own little ‘Green Thumbs’ ~ How to help your kids love gardening

Depending on how you feel about digging up dirt, gardening can be just “one of those chores” or THE reason to get outside on the weekends. If you’re the former, a great way to turn the chore into a fun family day is to get the kids involved! Gardening with the whole family has so… [read more]

Can you do the 1 wiper diaper change? Review and Giveaway!

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I’ve changed a lot of diapers folks.  I’d probably done almost 2,000 diaper changes even before I had children of my own.  That’s some pretty good diaper changing experience, I’d say. Though I can’t say it was my mad diaper changing skillz that made my husband fall in love with me, he certainly was impressed that I… [read more]