Nature

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

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Pictures from a visit to a local dairy farm and a family hike

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******* Welcome to the Earth Day Blog Carnival This post is part of the 2012 Earth Day Blog Carnival hosted by Child of the Nature Isle and Monkey Butt Junction. Each participant has shared their practices and insights of earth friendly, environmentally conscious, eco-living. This carnival is our way to share positive information and inspiration […]

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Last year at this time: This year Baby can really enjoy the snow! Link up your Wordless Wednesday post below!

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I have had the great pleasure of using Jasmine Replenishing Cream for the past couple of weeks, and I am thrilled to say that I have found my new favorite face cream! My skin gets very dry in the winter, and my skin is especially sensitive right now thanks to pregnancy hormones, so I have […]

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Fall and winter are two of my favorites seasons, but unfortunately, they also require a lot of yard work. Unless you make certain green choices in your yard, you’re paying more while contributing to the emission of greenhouse gases and the consumption of fossil fuels. To learn how to save energy in your yard this […]

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Now that my son is officially mobile, he seems to have boundless energy. He does laps around the house all day long, and almost every activity he does seems to be accompanied by perpetual movement. I’ve learned how important it is to give my toddler plenty of opportunity for activity because he desperately needs an […]

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Wordless Wednesday: We Love September

by Charise Rohm Nulsen

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As parents, we work hard to create the healthiest possible environments for our families. We make thoughtful choices when creating our homes, and try to balance beauty, practicality, and comfort. Unfortunately, we don’t often consider that these very choices may be producing a toxic environment within our home. Until all furniture and decor companies commit […]

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Link up your Wordless Wednesday post below! Boston Area Mamas: If you also enjoy finding new places to explore with your family, don’t forget to sign up for Juice in the City deals! Mom reviewed daily deals found by moms from your area will soon be available in Boston and the surrounding suburbs. If you’re […]

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Dear Baby, Happy 13 Month Birthday! You are the most amazing person I’ve ever known! Here’s a little window into who you are at 13 months. – You melt our hearts when you say Mama and Dada. You like to lie in bed between us with a hand on each of us and say, “Mama […]

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Welcome to the July Carnival of Natural Parenting: Parenting Philosophy This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Code Name: Mama and Hobo Mama. This month our participants have shared their parenting practices and how they fit in with their parenting purpose. Please read to the end to […]

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It’s hot and sticky outside, and you’re running from one kids’ activity to the next. How do you fit in a workout to stay healthy and keep your sanity? Here are 5 ways that I’m making it happen: 1. Run or walk in little bursts: I try to run or walk everywhere, no matter how […]

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City Kids in the Garden

by Charise Rohm Nulsen

Today’s post is a guest post from Sarah, a frequent contributor to Eat Breathe Blog. A few years ago, when the costs of gas and groceries were skyrocketing, my husband and I started to look into ways that we could save money. We had been interested in sustainable living for a while, and we made […]

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I have a very relaxed 12 month old, but just like all people, sometimes he needs help to calm down. He’s starting to develop a very active imagination, so if he turns the page in one of his books to the page with the goat with big horns, you better believe a meltdown is on […]

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5 Ways to Achieve Family Balance

by Charise Rohm Nulsen

Though we love our partners and our children with our hearts and souls, the strength of our love is not always enough to achieve balance in our lives. In fact, our love and willingness to give them our best can actually foster imbalance if we don’t make conscious choices to take care of ourselves and […]

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10 Green and Natural Gifts for a One Year Old – Plastic-free!

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