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Wordless Wednesday – Birthday Cake (last week!)

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Have You Visited Eden Fantasys?

This post contains information about an adult website. Most of us are moms and our time is consumed by our little ones, our household duties, and family responsibilities. We all know though that we need some "me" time or some adult time with our husbands. Eden Fantasys is an adult shop that is the perfect place to give us reason to celebrate the adult time that we don't get enough of! If your home is anything like our home, adult time is rare. … [Read more...]

Check out eBeanstalk!

Today I want to bring you some information about another website. eBeanstalk.com is a GREAT site for purchasing children's toys and gifts! As a company, they have only three rules: (1) make the kids happy, (2) make the parents, grandparents, friends and relatives happy, and (3) have fun at what they do. How great is that? It's nice to know that a company wants to make us happy! I love that they have a huge category list. You can find nearly … [Read more...]

Get GroVia on Gilt!!

This summer, fashionistas who want to strut the best styles are finding the best deals on Gilt Groupe - the web's leading outlet for mark downs on fashion must-haves. This July, Gilt has teamed up with all natural cloth diaper company GroVia to make it possible for even the smallest trend setter to be ready for the summer season! Starting July 25th, Gilt will host a 5 day members-only sale offering a huge discount on GroVia products. From … [Read more...]

Win 250 Personalized Stickers for your business from UPrinting!

Having been online for 11 years, UPrinting is a leading online printing, marketing and technology firm. It serves thousands of orders per day with high quality printing and simple, easy-to-use online ordering! UPrinting is committed to social responsibility and eco-friendly printing initiatives that support non-profit organizations and environmental sustainability. They uses vegetable and soy-based inks with lower levels of VOCs than the … [Read more...]

Oodie Bums Cloth Diaper/Wipes Review and GIVEAWAY!

As I mentioned earlier, cloth diapers have been a huge part of our lives this past year and I am thrilled to close our Jamboree with these cloth diaper reviews. I saved one of my absolute FAVORITES for last. Oodie Bums cloth diapers are diapers that EXCEEDED my expectations. And their cloth wipes? One word - wonderful! All Oodie Bums diapers are handmade in Nova Scotia, Canada. Each diaper is a one of a kind design and made from beginning to … [Read more...]

The Willow Store’s Sprout Change Diaper Review and GIVEAWAY!

You know that cloth diapers have been a huge part of our first year with LA, that's why I am thrilled to bring you another cloth diaper review from The Willow Store! Their Sprout Change cloth diaper has a reversible shell! How cool is that? :) We were sent the Sweet Corn shell with organic insert to review. My first thoughts upon opening the package - ADORABLE! This diaper is super cute! I love that you can use one diaper and get two different … [Read more...]

Little Duck Organics Review and GIVEAWAY!

Recently, eating time has become a huge part of LA's life. This little boy LOVES to eat. He loves snacktime and all meals of the day! I always watch the labels of the foods we give him because I don't want him to have things that are unhealthy or have added artificial ingredients. An amazing product we came across recently is Little Duck Organics. These are perfect for a little one's snack time and are super healthy with nothing added but the … [Read more...]

12 Days of Gifts Galore

Welcome to 12 Days! The 12 Days of Gifts Galore Giveaway Hop will be hosted by: Tales from the Nursery Formula Mom Matter of Cents and Mama on a Green Mission WHEN Launching on Black Friday! The hop will last Nov 25 through Dec 6. If sponsors are on the ball, they have a couple weeks to get prizes out to winners before Christmas Day. REQUIREMENTS (Much like other event hops!) Have a giveaway specifically for this event that … [Read more...]

Zoobies Blanket Pet Review and GIVEAWAY!

If you've not heard of Zoobies, you'll want to read ("listen") up! These are amazing toys! They are actually three products in one! They are a plush animal, a pillow and a blanket! Zoobies offers several different types of these plush animals: they have the pet blankets like we reviewed; slumber pets, which are larger sized; Blankie Babies, which are pint sized; and Storytime Pals, which include storybook characters like Curious George and … [Read more...]

Garbology Kids “Where Do Recyclable Materials Go?” Review and GIVEAWAY!

I have mentioned before how much we love reading to LA. Our most recent find is from a new series called Garbology Kids. The book is titled "Where Do Recyclable Materials Go?" This book is an adorable story of a dog who chases a recycling truck and the journey his family takes to find him. Although this book does tell a cute story, it is also an incredible resource for recycling facts that children can learn so much from. This is the book is the … [Read more...]

Gourmet Gift Baskets Review and GIVEAWAY!

So today is my darling husband's birthday! Yes, just two days before our little boy's birthday. I never know what to get for my husband. It's a guy thing I guess, guys are always harder to buy for. This year I found the perfect gift for him! He LOVES snacking (what guy doesn't?) and I found the perfect gift basket FULL of wonderful snacks for him! This is the Classic Snack Gift Basket from from Gourmet Gift Baskets and let me just say, if you … [Read more...]

Melissa and Doug Sand Play Toys Review

Melissa and Doug have some of the most amazing toys ever! We have never not loved one of the Melissa and Doug items that we bought. I'm so happy that our summer fun this year with LA could also include Melissa and Doug's new sand toys! What is summer fun without the beach and every child should have some Melissa and Doug sand toys! These Seaside Sidekicks Sand Cupcake Set is oh so adorable! This play set allows your little one to make sand … [Read more...]

Meeno Babies Review and GIVEAWAY!

With the hot summer months upon us, one thing that I was dreading was taking LA out of his car seat and feeling sweat all over his back side. I remember this with my oldest son and I felt horrible that he was so hot in his seat. Meeno Babies has the solution for this hot, sweaty baby problem! They have a "Cool Mee" Seat Liner Collection that includes three different types of liners. They have one for strollers, one for bucket seats (infant seat) … [Read more...]

Mother-ease Wizard Duo Review

We were recently given the opportunity to review the new Mother-ease Wizard Duo diaper. Mother-ease Cloth Diapers has recently released their Wizard line of diapers and they have three different options in this line: the Uno, Duo and Easy Stuff diapers. The Duo is an all in two diaper that comes in two prints and five colors.  We love all in two diapers around here because of the ease and convenience. We love that when we go out we just have … [Read more...]

New Jammies Review and GIVEAWAY!

Many of us realize the importance of pure and natural once we have babies. We want our babies to have the best and we want only pure, natural and safe products to touch their skin. I was thrilled when I discovered New Jammies last year. New Jammies are exactly what I want touching my baby's skin. They are 100% organic cotton pajamas that are pure, natural and soft! I can feel at peace knowing my baby is sleeping in these jammies because I know … [Read more...]

Episencial Sunblock Kit Review and GIVEAWAY!

I hope you all are enjoying your summer! We sure are! I absolutely love being outside and I am quickly finding out that LA loves it too. He is a total water baby. I took him to a friend's house the other day to swim in their pool and he was beyond happy. He was a natural "swimmer". He automatically kicked his hands and feet like he knew what he was doing. Being that we love to be outside doing things and going swimming during these hot summer … [Read more...]

Nubius Organics/Kleen Kanteen Sippy Review and GIVEAWAY!

I love sharing places with you to buy organic products! Today I have another place to tell you about that you are going to love! It's Nubius Organics. This place is another GREAT find when it comes to green stores! Nubius Organics has green, healthy products for eco-friendly living. They are a web-based business located in California. Their mission is to raise awareness of environmental issues and offer eco-friendly and stylish solutions where … [Read more...]

Dandelion, Earth Friendly Goods Review and GIVEAWAY!

Around Easter I had won an Easter basket for LA that was FILLED (beyond filled) with Dandelion Earth Friendly Goods. That was my first experience with Dandelion and I quickly knew that I loved their products! They are organic materials filled with corn fibers! They have a variety of amazing toys for baby: developmental toys, plush toys, natural teethers and Bamboo zoo toys. Not only do they offer toys though, they offer eco-friendly bags (which I … [Read more...]

Our Breastfeeding Journey

As many of you know, our breastfeeding journey has been a struggle. Nearly the entire time I have pumped JUST enough for LA when I am working. I did occasionally have some days that allowed me to store some in the freezer, but around 6 months even that stopped. I rarely ever pumped more than I needed and some days I didn't pump enough. I would pump every morning, whether I worked or not and that is what got us through on those days that I didn't … [Read more...]

Lullaby Organics Review, GIVEAWAY and discount code!

Wow! I cannot believe we are on day EIGHT of LA's Green Birthday Jamboree! Today I want to tell you all about an amazing company! Lullaby Organics is a fabulous online store to find organic products for your little ones (and some for yourself too)!! Lullaby Organics was started because of a personal struggle. The founders had a baby girl who had breathing troubles. They were unaware that she had a chemical sensitivity. Because at her very young … [Read more...]

Grateful Body – One Day Sale – Friday, July 8 – 40% OFF!

I will be doing a review of Grateful Body products later this month, however, I wanted to let you know about a GREAT sale going on FRIDAY only! You know I love GREEN products AND saving GREEN and here's a great opportunity I just had to share with all of you! Grateful Body products are 100% natural and chemical free and all of their products are certified vegan. Ok, I will save my review for later, but I wanted to tell you a little in case you've … [Read more...]