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 ...

Burt’s Bees Pollinates Schools!

I think you know by now that I feel strongly about doing what we can to protect our earth and minimize our impact on it.  I try to teach my children to do the same, but I also think that we should all be working on educating ourselves about this, and our children, because I ...

Kids Summer Fun: Smens® Pens (Giveaway)

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Educational Insights sent us a 10 pack of Smens® Pens.  These are environmentally friendly pens that smell fantastic, and aren't harmful to our earth.  They look pretty cool, too.  In theory, these are great for kids, you know, because of the scents.  I kind of don't want to share them at all, with anyone.  So ...

Kids Summer Fun: Sidewalk Paint

I did a guest post for Sprig Toys on their blog recently, and you can check out a super simple, super cheap and non toxic way to make your own sidewalk paint...using things I bet you already have on hand at your house!!  Click here to check it out!![ad#glam between posts]

What grows in the garden? Kiwano horned melon

Each week Just Trying To Save Money will find a new fruit or vegetable that her family is going to try and share with you how it tastes, where is grows, etc. This is a way for her family to try new fruits and vegetables and hopefully encourage your family to do the same! Just ...

MI-DEL Organic Cookies Review and Giveaway to 4 readers!!!

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    Have you seen MI-DEL cookies in your store?  I have never tried them before, but have noticed them in the natural food section of my store.   I am always up for a challenge.  So, when someone asks a pregnant woman to review cookies she jumps at the chance!  I used the MI-DEL handy store locator which ...

Don’t Forget Dad: Amy Michelle GoTotes Giveaway

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What?  You think I'm all kinds of crazy, writing a post about a gorgeous Amy Michelle diaper bag, and saying its for the Don't Forget Dad event?  Well, maybe I *am* crazy but hey, dads have to carry bags too, right?  Why not let them carry one in style?  I kid you not, I have ...

Don’t Forget Dad: BARBAR Professional 180 Clippers(Giveaway)

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Over the winter, I shared with you about my awesome new hair dryer with the 11 foot cord.  We've added something new to our house from the fabulous and eco-friendly BARBAR Hair Tools, in the form of hair clippers!   I may not be able to cut my daughters' hair myself, but I sure can do ...

Rock Candy Life Eco-Friendly Shower Curtain (Giveaway)

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We need to redo our full bath.  Sadly, the only step we've taken is to remove the hideous wallpaper that the previous owners put up and I have a shower curtain and coordinating hooks that I'm all set to put up -- but refuse to until the rest of the bathroom is redone.  This is ...