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15 No Bake Desserts for Kid Friendly “Baking”

Kid Friendly No Bake Desserts

Well, the kids are out of school for Christmas break and you've got to find some fun holiday activities for them to do. One of my favorite things to do with my mom when I was young was baking. I wanted to put together a list of no bake desserts for kid friendly holiday baking fun! It's a great way to spend time together and get some holiday prepping out of the way! Here's a list of some awesome no bake desserts and lots of … [Read more...]

Carhartt Kids’ Styles are Perfect Holiday Gifts

Carhartt Horses

Getting the kids things they need for Christmas is always something I try hard to do. It's sometimes hard to not get them all fun toys and games, but when you have kids' styles like Carhartt has, it's easier to get them things they need! Yes, I said Carhartt! Carhartt has an incredible line of kids' clothing that includes outerwear, but doesn't end there. They recently sent us some of their girls line for toddlers to try out and let me tell … [Read more...]

Oreo Peppermint Cookies Recipe for the Holidays

oreo peppermint cookies

I love baking. I don't get time to do it often, but I absolutely love it! I recently went to a blogging event and there was a cookie contest and I told my oldest son that I was participating because I enjoyed baking, not because I was expecting to win. After all, I'm not a GREAT baker. He said, "watch, you'll win"....and he was right! I couldn't believe it, but my Oreo Peppermint cookies won the grand prize that night! So...I thought I'd share … [Read more...]

Shop at Best Buy for the Latest Cameras and Camcorders this Holiday #HintingSeason

Sony at Best Buy

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Are you shopping for the latest cameras and/or camcorders this holiday season? I know a few people who have cameras on their lists this year and let me tell you...Best Buy is the place to go! Best Buy is the ultimate destination for the latest cameras and camcorders to capture your high-stakes … [Read more...]

Reasons We Love gDiapers

Why we love gDiapers

Cloth diapering has become a big part of my life. I've now been using cloth diapers for just over four years and I've had challenges and I've had many, many successes and much happiness. gDiapers recently sent us some gPants and inserts to help promote their holiday print and they are the sponsor of Santa's Little Helper giveaway event!  Over the years I've often mentioned that gDiapers are one of our favorite brands. We used their newborn … [Read more...]

Wind Power Solutions from Xcel Energy

Wind Power

Disclosure: This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Xcel Energy. The opinions and text are all mine. Wind power is beneficial for numerous reasons. What exactly is wind power you ask? It's the energy extracted from wind using wind turbines to produce electrical power, windmills for mechanical power, windpumps for water pumping, or sails to propel ships. Why would you want to use it? The Benefits of Wind Power Wind … [Read more...]

Finish Your Shopping with Holiday Gift Ideas from Best Buy

XBOX

Disclosure: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. This year, I don't think I have one friend who isn't looking for techy-type gifts for at least one person on their holiday list. I still have several people to buy for that want something that I'll happily be able to find right at my local Best Buy! Best Buy has awesome family gifts, gifts … [Read more...]

Pampering Baby for Christmas In a Whole New Way with aden + anais

organic crib sheet

It can sometimes be tough when trying to figure out what to get baby for Christmas. Depending on the age of the baby, he/she may not even be mobile and/or playing with toys yet. Since we have almost everything we need for baby Annie from her older sister, I decided a bit of baby pampering was in order...and I don't mean diapering! ;) aden + anais dreamland aden + anais recently sent me a crib sheet and some of their bath care products for … [Read more...]

Practical Gifts for Women from Carhartt

Carhartt Christmas Gifts

Sometimes we women like to be treated to the best, but also get a gift that's practical and needed. This year I've partnered with Carhartt to tell you about their amazing products for women that make incredible gifts. Living in Michigan, I definitely need a coat in the fall/winter. Did you know that Carhartt offers women's coats that aren't their typical work gear style? Don't get me wrong, I love some traditional Carhartt, but having something … [Read more...]

Sitara Collections make Perfect Gifts for the Ladies: Moms, Sisters, Friends and more!

Cascading Aqua Necklace

When asked what I want for Christmas, jewelry is always on top of my list. Although I don't have much, I love it! Jewelry seems to make me feel better about myself! It's an accessory that can make an outfit and can give confidence to the person wearing it. There are so many different kinds of jewelry that you can pretty much find something for anyone! When you are looking for gifts for the ladies on your list, you'll want to check out Sitara … [Read more...]

Looking for a Family Gift? Canon at Best Buy is the Answer! #HintingSeason

Canon at Best Buy

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Best Buy is the ultimate destination for the latest cameras to capture your holiday memories and more. Canon at Best Buy is a must this holiday season! We bought our DSLR camera almost two years ago now and I can't imagine life without it! I not only use it for blogging, but with three little ones we are … [Read more...]

Sponsor Spotlight: Tidy Tots Diapering System #FluffyXMas

Tidy Tots Diapers

After cloth diapering three little ones in a four year time span, I've tried many, many different kinds of diapers. It's been no secret that my favorite kinds of diapers are AIO and AI2 diapers, which is why I was so excited about partnering with Tidy Tots in the Merry Fluffy Christmas event. The Tidy Tots diapering system is an amazing diapering system that is an AI2 diaper. One super awesome thing, first off, is that Tidy Tots comes in READY TO … [Read more...]

Shopping for Christmas Cards? Here’s an Amazing Offer from Tiny Prints!

Christmas Card Sale

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Did you know that this Sunday is the busiest holiday card shopping day of the year? It is...but you don't have to wait until Sunday to take advantage of an amazing offer from Tiny Prints. For 24 hours only, you can get 40% off your order of ANY size plus get free shipping! Here's how to take advantage of this offer: 1. Go to Tiny Prints and select from hundreds of holiday cards. 2. … [Read more...]

Baby’s First Christmas Giveaway Event

The Christmas Season is always a special time of the year, But this year it is even more Special. We have new little babies! There is nothing more exciting than a Baby's First Christmas! This Christmas is bittersweet here in our house...it's Annie's first Christmas and our last time celebrating a "First Christmas".  It's fun to try and win Christmas gifts and to celebrate baby's first Christmas, we are having a fun giveaway! Take a … [Read more...]

Sponsor Spotlight: LooHoo Wool Dryer Balls #FluffyXmas

Loohoo Dryer Balls

Can you believe it's been over four years since I started my cloth diapering journey? That's right, four years and three kids later and I can say that I've definitely had the chance to try numerous diapers and accessories. I, of course, have my favorites and that's why I'm thrilled to be partnering with LooHoo Wool Dryer Balls in the Merry Fluffy Christmas event! Wool dryer balls are a MUST for this mama, so let me tell you about … [Read more...]

Santa’s Little Helper Giveaway Hop

Santa's Little Helper button

Welcome to the Santa’s Little Helper Giveaway Hop, hosted by the Blogging Mamas Network! We all know that everyone could use a little help around the Holidays, so for this Event I’ve teamed up with more of your favorite bloggers to be your Santa’s Little Helper… giving away prizes that anyone would want to see under the tree! Look what we have here... Mama on a Green Mission is partnering with a favorite cloth diaper brand: … [Read more...]

Fun Cookbook: ReZoopie from the Detroit Zoo and Door to Door Organics #Giveaway #EatLikeAnAnimal

ReZoopie

Disclosure: I received the below mentioned items in exchange for sharing this information with my readers. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. Does it get any more fun than animals and food? How exciting is it that Door to Door Organics has partnered with the Detroit Zoo to create a fun, colorful ReZoopie® cookbook? It helps you tempt your kids into eating healthy fruits and vegetables, just like their favorite … [Read more...]

Our Holiday Traditions Enriched with Hallmark Northpole #NorthpoleFun

Holiday Traditions with Hallmark Northpole #NorthpoleFun

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Thank you, #CollectiveBias, for making this partnership possible.  Now that our little ones are getting old enough to understand what Christmas is all about and get excited about the season, I've really been working to create awesome traditions that they will remember for the rest of their lives. Christmas is my favorite time of year and … [Read more...]

Merry Fluffy Christmas is Here! #BlogHop #ClothDiapers

#FluffyXmas Prize Package

    It's finally here! I've been looking forward to this for weeks! I haven't done any"fluff" related items on the blog lately so this was my chance to get back in touch with it! Merry Fluffy Christmas everyone! Welcome to the greatly anticipated 5th annual Merry Fluffy Christmas Giveaway Event!! There are over 20 blogs that are giving away cloth diapering prize packages $50 and more! Make sure you enter here and … [Read more...]

My Favorite Eco Friendly Gifts Under $25

Eco Friendly Gifts Under $25

Disclosure: I received a Glasstic bottle, three bars of The Simple Soap and a Silimap free of charge. I am also an official Moksa Organics Enthusiast. Regardless of these facts, all opinions are 100% my own and I truly believe these make great gifts! Sometimes it can be tough to find inexpensive eco friendly gifts for those "green" people on your list. Or, if you are a green person and you are trying to persuade someone close to you to make … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss This Awesome Kate Quinn Organics Sale Going on Now!

Kate Quinn Sale

It's a big shopping weekend, make sure to add Kate Quinn Organics to your list of places to visit! Now through Monday, December 1 they are having a 50% off sale!!  Shop now for the best selection!  … [Read more...]

Don’t Forget the Pet Gifts This Christmas! #SimplyHealthy #CBias

Pets Gifts in Healthy Living Made Simple #ad #shop #SimplyHealthy

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Thank you, #CollectiveBias, for making this partnership possible.  Ahhh, the holiday season! It's here! It seems to have arrived much quicker than it should have. Now it's time to prepare for everything: family gatherings, meal preparations, entertaining children when they are out of school, and the gifting we plan to do. … [Read more...]