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


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


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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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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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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The Best Natural Parenting Resources of 2012

Natural Parenting

Bookmark worthy natural parenting posts from the volunteers at Natural Parents Network.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Staying Healthy This Winter


4 Do’s & Don’ts to Keep You Healthy This Winter

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3 Ways to Have a Healthier and Greener Halloween

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Learn how to have a greener Halloween, and visit the 2012 Greener Halloween Blogfest!

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Making Babies Book & DVD Giveaway: Fertility, Pregnancy & Birth the Natural Way {ARV $110; 4 winners; US & CAN}

Green & Healthy Living

Welcome to the Fall Into Green Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering and Happy Green Mama through the Green Moms Network. Each participating blog is hosting a green or eco-friendly giveaway worth at least $25. You can find the list of participating blogs at the bottom of my post. Whether you are a mama-to-be or […]

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Date Boat & Nut/Seed Ball Recipes: Enjoy These Healthy Treats!

Hungry Mama Hungry Baby

Thank you to Stephanie of Good Girl Gone Green for this guest post! My favorite snacks are almonds (actually, any nut or seed will do) and dates. I could eat all day long. The nuts are nice and crunchy and the dates are so plump and sweet. A few weeks ago, I just throw a […]

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Why Shop the Farmer’s Market?

Green & Healthy Living

Thank you to Michelle of Everything’s Abuzz for this guest post! Spring has sprung and for many towns near us this means the arrival of a Farmer’s Market is just around the corner! Although we grow many of our own vegetables right in our own backyard, we still rely heavily on the farmer’s market for […]

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My Favorite Frugal Living Resources: A Pinterest Roundup

Green & Healthy Living

I was honored to host the first Natural Parents Network monthly blog hop last week. The topic was Frugal Living, and we had 52 wonderful blog posts on the topic linked up. I highly recommend pinning the original post so you have all of them bookmarked, but if you would just like to bookmark a […]

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5 Natural & Safe Sugar Alternatives for Baking

Healthy Mama Healthy Baby

20 month old Baby and I love baking together. I used to avoid baking because I thought it just meant creating sugary, less-than-healthy treats for our family, but now I love using these natural sugar alternatives to create healthy baked goods that we all enjoy. Here are the top 5 ways that I naturally sweeten […]

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5 Fun Fruit & Veggie Snacks for Kids (Plus a Green & Natural Mama Linky)

Healthy Mama Healthy Baby

Scroll to the bottom of this post to link up your green living or natural parenting post. 20 month old Baby loves his fruits and veggies, so I look forward to trying these creative serving options! Healthy “flower” snack for kids Source: via Charise Rohm on Pinterest Creative kids’ snack in the shape of […]

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My Toddler’s Favorite Greek Yogurt Plus a Pinterest Roundup of Greek Yogurt Recipes

Healthy Mama Healthy Baby

20 month old Baby is a huge fan of yogurt, and he has especially loved stealing bites of my Stonyfield Oikos Organic Greek Yogurt. Since this yogurt is non-fat, and since some of the flavors are a bit rich for him (although a delicious treat for mama!), I was so excited to learn that Stonyfield […]

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Mom’s Healthy Italian Lentils and Pasta Recipe

Hungry Mama Hungry Baby

My mom has been making this meal throughout my entire life, and it is now one of my husband’s favorites. I love this dish because it’s healthy, vegetarian, filling, delicious, and yummy as leftovers. LENTILS & PASTA Makes approximately 8 servings 16 oz of lentils {rinse well & drain} 32 oz of crushed tomatoes with […]

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A Healthy, Easy, Vegetarian Crock Pot Recipe That My Toddler Loves (LINKY)

Green & Natural Mama Thursday

Scroll to the bottom of this post to add any of your green living or natural parenting posts to the Green & Natural Mama linky! Toddlers can have very short attention spans, especially when it comes to eating. That’s why I love creating meals that offer 19 month old Baby lots of whole foods that […]

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