Frugal ways to live a greener life one step at a time

Win a Crystal Sensation Body Buff and Butter Gift Set – Crystal Infused, Organic, and Beautiful! {US only; $40 ARV; 4/15}

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Recently, I had the great pleasure to experience CrystalSensation’s Get Well, Immune Booster Body Buff & Butter Gift Set. It is crystal infused, and programmed to enhance the immune system and provide organic immunity. These products are LUXURIOUS! Each time I use them, I can easily pretend for a moment that I am being pampered […]

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These People Changed Their Lives Through Our 30 Day Challenge Groups. You Deserve This Too!

Beachbody

Have you wanted to make a change in your life? Have you ever wished to have the support and motivation necessary to creating a healthier lifestyle for you, and in turn, for your family? I feel like the luckiest woman in the world to have had the opportunity to participate in online health and fitness […]

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Healthy Shakeology No Bake Cookie Recipe (But They Taste Like Brownies!)

Beachbody

My family loves Shakeology! What’s not to love when you get to drink a daily dose of nutrition containing over 70 superfoods? My three year old and one year old enjoy it so much, that we decided to make no bake chocolate Shakeology cookies. The end result – cookie balls that taste exactly like decadent […]

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Eating and Sleeping –Do They Affect Our Children’s Behavior? (Plus Mood-Boosting Recipes for Kids!)

Hungry Mama Hungry Baby

Thank you to Deborah Winters of The Counseling & Parenting Center, a Parenting Expert and Licensed Psychotherapist, for this guest post! Does this sound familiar to you? You and your three year old wake up happy. After breakfast, you stop by the local library for a free music class. After class ends, you spend a […]

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The 30 Day Challenge That Has Bettered My Health and Changed My Life

Beachbody

My life has changed for the better in countless ways thanks to the Team Perseverance challenge groups. Why? – I feel more confident. – I am stronger. – I have more energy. – My mommy tummy has flattened, and I have real core muscles, something I did not think possible after having two babies. – […]

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5 Products Your Children May Be Using That Impact Their Health

Green & Healthy Living

As parents we do everything we can for our children. We love them, we support them, and we do everything in out power to keep them safe. Unfortunately, every year, our duty to protect our children becomes more and more difficult. If you have three and a half minutes, this video courtesy of Healthy Child […]

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5 Ways to Have a More Eco-Friendly Holiday

Carnival of Natural Mothering

Welcome to the November 2013 Carnival of Natural Mothering!  This article is a part of the Carnival of Natural Mothering hosted by GrowingSlower, Every Breath I Take, I Thought I Knew Mama, African Babies Don’t Cry, and Adventures of Captain Destructo. This month’s topic is Incorporating Natural Into the Holidays. Be sure to check out […]

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Shakeology: The Delicious, Energy Boosting Drink Made From Whole Foods That is Enhancing My Health

Beachbody

Recently, I wrote a post about the 25 minute workout program that has been absolutely life changing for me. One aspect of this program that I believe is primarily responsible for providing me with the most energy I’ve had since having children is drinking Shakeology, also known to many as the healthiest meal of the […]

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How Many Harmful Chemicals Do You Think Are in Your Child’s Classroom?

Green & Healthy Living

As of this week, I officially have a preschooler, so these statistics are more frightening than ever to me. Luckily, one of my favorite organizations, Healthy Child Healthy World, is providing this FREE e-book to families with all of the information you need regarding healthy schools and daycares. It covers topics such as cleaning supplies, […]

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The 25 Minute a Day Workout That is Changing My Life

Beachbody

I’ve seen so many headlines like the title of this blog post, and I always think that there is probably a catch or something that makes the story unbelievable, but now that I am experiencing it myself, I am so excited to share my story with others. I have never had problems with my weight, […]

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Start the School Year with a Commitment to Chemical-Free Oral Hygiene: OraMD Giveaway {3 winners; 8/28; ARV $69}

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Welcome to the Green Your School Year Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering and Brittleby’s Corner together with the Green Moms Network! We are excited to bring you awesome prizes to help your children get ready for a green school year! After entering my giveaway, be sure to visit the other blogs listed under the […]

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Nordic Naturals Giveaway to Celebrate Their “Back to School Essentials” Campaign {ARV $35; US; 8/12}

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Win an omega-3 prize package from Nordic Naturals and find out how they are supporting the Save the Children literacy program!

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What are the cheapest and easiest ways to green your home?

Green & Healthy Living

Congratulations! If you are thinking of greening your home, you are on the right track to enhancing and protecting your family’s health. I know it can feel like you’re being the furthest thing from frugal when you decide to ditch large containers of bleach, Windex, and the like, but if you go green the right […]

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Tips for Buying Affordable Organic Groceries and a Stop & Shop Gift Card Giveaway {5/20; US; $20}

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Stop and Shop’s nutritionist shares tips for how to make buying organic groceries affordable, as well as other tips for using grocery shopping to springboard good health. Win a gift card to spend on organic groceries too!

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Mama on the Mat Stay at Home Yoga: How to Practice Yoga at Home

Green & Healthy Living

I’m very excited to share this guest post with you from my friend Jennifer of Every Breath I Take. She shares yoga practices mamas can do at home, as well as an easy way to keep up a practice of yoga at home – or even at work – with very limited time. Discount code included for Jen’s current 5-class virtual yoga series!

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Take 30 Seconds to Help Make Healthy, Organic Food Accessible for All Families

Green & Healthy Living

Sign a petition and tell Congress that you want your tax dollars to go to programs that help families gain greater access to healthy, affordable food in the new farm bill!

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Spring Clean the Natural Way: 10 Tips and Tricks for Family Health

Green & Healthy Living

10 easy tips for a greener, cleaner, and healthier home this spring!

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5 Free Resources for Families Who Want to Get Outdoors This Spring

Green & Healthy Living

5 resources to provide you with plenty of inspiration and ideas for outdoor family time this spring!

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