Health

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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The Benefits of Movement in Mamahood: My Journey Back to Fitness

Beachbody

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 Movement. Be sure to check out all of the participants’ posts through the links at the bottom of this […]

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Essentia Natural Memory Foam Pillow Giveaway {12/31; US & CAN; ARV $129}

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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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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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10 Ways to Make Your Hospital Birth Experience More Natural

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 Natural Birth Choices. Be sure to check out all of the participants’ posts through the links at the bottom […]

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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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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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Breastfeeding Support: 20 Resources for New Moms

Natural Parenting

Breastfeeding resources galore!

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The Tuesday Baby Link Up – Week 19

Green & Healthy Living

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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How to Create a Safe and Healthy Baby Nursery

Green & Healthy Living

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: An Interview with Dr. Zarbock, Founder of Zarbees

Green & Healthy Living

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

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Green Resolutions Giveaway Hop: Zarbee’s Family Pack of All Natural Medicines {US; 1/30; $27}

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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 Organic Tea Review and Giveaway {US; 1/28; ARV $50}

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

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Win a $5000 Scholarship for College & 1 year supply of Nordic Naturals Omega Oils!

Green & Healthy Living

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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