Green & Healthy Living

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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For most of my life, I have slept with two pillows, and I have spent much of every night tossing and turning as I rearrange the pillows to create the support that I need to rest well. This all changed when I had the opportunity to review an Ergonomic pillow from Essentia. Since receiving this […]

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

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An infographic from Healthy Child, Healthy World.

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Have you wondered how climate change is affecting the planet?

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The Tuesday Baby Link Up – Week 19

by Charise Rohm Nulsen

Read and link up posts related to pregnancy, birth, adoption, baby, toddler, and child, and be sure to check out this week’s featured post about how to use natural food coloring rather than artificial dyes!

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Have you ever wondered how a single use plastic bag sees itself?

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Do you know that a new report finds risky chemicals in nearly EVERY product found in the typical baby nursery?? Here are some brand new resources to help you make safe choices.

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Natural cold and flu tips from my interview with Dr. Zarbock, founder of Zarbee’s All-Natural Cough Syrup

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Win a family prize pack of Zarbee’s all natural medicines to get you through the cold and flu season!

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Traditional Medicinals offers organic, fair trade certified, wonderfully relaxing teas! Win your own relaxation package now!

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Did you know that Omega-3s can enhance your child’s ability to learn? It’s pretty amazing that Omega-3s – usually in the form of fish or fish oil – can impact a child’s attention and behavior, grades and test scores, learning and literacy, memory, and problem solving (see http://www.omega-research.com/) for more information). According to Amazing Grades! […]

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