thredUP.com 48 hour sale!! 30% off *HOT*

thredUP.com 48 hour back-to-school flash sale! thredUP.com is where busy moms swap children’s clothes, toys and books online. This back-to-school season, thousands of moms are saving money and giving back by trading outgrown kids’ clothes for gently used school clothes that fit. Sale Starts: August 24, 12:01 am EST Sale Ends: August 25, 11:59 pm PST Today (Aug. 24th) ...

Organic Belle Baby Carrier (Giveaway)

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The Organic Belle Baby Carrier is a well constructed, ergonomic, parent-friendly soft strucured carrier that can carry a baby from 5-35 pounds, front or back, rear facing or front facing.  Its also a beautiful carrier to just look at end enjoy- especially with the pretty fabrics they have chosen for the carriers themselves!  (This is a ...

Nalgene for Food & Drink Storage (Prize Pack Giveaway- 3 winners)

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With the kids going back to school, in just a few short weeks, I'm gearing up to be packing snacks and lunches daily.  Part of deciding upon and planning those snacks and lunches, of course, includes what they are stored and carried to school in.  I will always choose safe, reusable containers for our family needs, and ...

Pocket Purifier: Kill germs without chemicals (Giveaway)

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As a mom I am always looking for a quick and simple way to make sure my son is not exposed to too many germs. The Pocket Purifier is a compact germicidal light that uses the same UV-C light that is often used to sterilize surgical instruments. This hand-held sterilizer is powered by 4 AA batteries ...

Pur Minerals Review & $100 Gift Card Giveaway (2 winners) #ShoutMedia

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I am always happy to find natural or organic products that work as well as non natural and non organic products, especially when it comes to things I put on my skin.   Recently I was given the chance to try out Pur Minerals' 4-in-1 Pressed Mineral Powder Foundation, which is 100% perfect for me- anything that combines ...

No More Bugz! Organic Insect Repelling Bug Balm

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Its mid July in CT and we live near woods.  That makes for many, many bugs especially at dusk, when we're trying to play outside after dinner, swim, do yard chores, etc.  I'm always on the lookout for bug repellants that don't contain DEET or harmful to your skin ingredients, so I jumped at the ...

Original Sprout Baby Hair & Skin Care ($50 Gift Card Giveaway)

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With summer and nice weather comes dirty kids.  Its inevitable- they play outside, they get messy.  I like bathing my kids and using products on their hair and skin that are safe for them and without harmful ingredients, whenever possible.  Original Sprout is a family-owned company that offers products that are gentle to the kids' ...

Slick Sand from DuneCraft.com- change the way you play with sand!

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DuneCraft.com sent us some of their Slick Sand. Instant hit to say the least. We are always looking for new things to put into our "water table" which really functions more as a sensory table- we've done all kinds of different activities in it- right now, its up on our screen porch filled with mini ...

Maude Cloth Diapers- There’s a “new kid” in town!

There are so many cloth diapers on the market today that it is sometimes hard to choose which one is best for your needs.  We have both (Brett & Jenni)  have tried our fair share of diapers and have concluded that pocket diapers are definitely the way to go.  However, within the pocket diaper category, there are ...