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Merino Kids Organic Sleep Sack Giveaway {11/5; US}

Current Giveaways

Welcome to the Natural Bump & Baby Giveaway Hop! This event is hosted by Shannon at GrowingSlower. In celebration of the launch of her Natural Birth Stories book, all of the prizes in the hop are pregnancy and baby themed! If you’re expecting or a new mom this event is for you! Be sure to […]

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

Current Giveaways

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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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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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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Smoothies on the Moo-ve: A Stonyfield Organic Giveaway! {3/16; $25; US}

Current Giveaways

Win coupons for (4) FREE 6-packs of YoKids Smoothies and (1) deck of “52 Fun Things to do in the Car” cards!

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

Current Giveaways

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

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3 Ways to Have a Healthier and Greener Halloween

Green & Healthy Living

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

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3 Ways to Make Smarter Shopping Choices

Green & Healthy Living

Smarter shopping choices that will enhance your health, provide you with quality products, and allow you to help the lives of your family members, as well as the lives of people around the world.

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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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5 Reasons Why I Love Babywearing

Natural Parenting

If I could only offer one piece of advice to a mama expecting her second child, it would be to find at least one carrier that you are comfortable with and to start babywearing as soon as possible. I literally can’t imagine what my days would be like with a toddler and a baby only […]

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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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Top 5 Essentials for Baby’s Good Night Sleep

Green & Healthy Living

The baby has finally come home from the hospital and reality is starting to it hit you. I’m sure it’s been a big adjustment and you want to make the first few days go as smoothly as possible. Here are some of my top 5 eco-friendly products to help your baby have a good night […]

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How to Create a Green and Natural Nursery

Green & Healthy Living

Preparing for a new baby can be the most exciting time for a new parent-to -be but it can also be the most overwhelming. I remember being pregnant with my first child and the amount of “must haves” I was told I needed in order to have the _____________ (happiest, fullest, smartest, most independent….fill in […]

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A Special Deal and Giveaway from Stonyfield Organic Yogurt & Tom’s of Maine in Celebration of National Strawberry Month {Ends 6/4}

Product Reviews & Giveaways

Did you know May is National Strawberry Month? 22 month old Baby and I are huge strawberry fans, so I’m happy to share this great deal and fun giveaway from two of my favorite brands: Stonyfield Organic and Tom’s of Maine. Stonyfield’s YoKids Greek organic yogurt is teaming up with Tom’s of Maine on Strawberry […]

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Win a $50 Gift Certificate for Juice Beauty’s Organic Skincare Products {U.S., 4/20}

Product Reviews & Giveaways

I have to admit that I’ve been the lucky recipient of clear, healthy skin in my adult life, (I like to think of this as a bit of a reward for dealing with acne as a teenager), so I was definitely unhappy and unprepared for the appearance of blemished skin throughout this pregnancy. It is […]

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Arsenic in Organic Brown Rice Syrup and Rice? (Green & Natural Mamas Bloghop)

Green & Healthy Living

Scroll to the bottom of the post to link up your post about natural parenting or green living and to visit other fantastic posts! Each week, I feature one post from the previous week’s Green & Natural Mamas Bloghop. This week, the featured post is: Arsenic in Organic Brown Rice Syrup and Rice. How to […]

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Dirty Secrets of a Green & Natural Mama (and Why I’m Not Afraid to Share Them!)

Green & Healthy Living

Welcome to the “I’m a Natural Parent – BUT…” Carnival This post was written for inclusion in the carnival hosted by The Artful Mama and Natural Parents Network. During this carnival our participants have focused on the many different forms and shapes Natural Parenting can take in our community. *** When Shannon from The Artful […]

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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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3 Green & Natural Gifts Any New Mom Will Love (LINKY)

Green & Natural Mama Thursday

Celebrate the new mom in your life by honoring her new role and supporting her new journey with well-deserved green and natural treats! You can visit my article – 3 Gifts Any New Mom Will Love – on Yahoo! Link up your green living or natural parenting post below! I would love if you could […]

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Win a $150 Gift Certificate from Natural Skin Care by Alchemilla!

Product Reviews & Giveaways

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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