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My Favorite Earth’s Best Products

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Earth's Best has become one of the most used brands in our home. We love so many of the products that they offer, but I wanted to tell you about the top three items we use more from them! Earth's Best Tots Tangle Taming Conditioner - Fruit Punch. We LOVE this stuff!! LA has some curls that aren't always tame. In fact, his hair can get tangled quite easy. This conditioner has been wonderful in helping with this problem, not to mention it … [Read more...]

Tuesday’s Tastes on Second Base – Milk Supply Shortage

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Milk supply is something I always worry about. I sometimes think it is because I work full time and pump at work. Pumping at work allows me to see how much milk I am getting, which many days I think is not enough! If I weren't pumping daily and I were just feeding Addy, I am sure I would have confidence in the fact that she's gaining weight so she must be eating enough. Courtney from Joy of Momma Joyner and I are here for another week of … [Read more...]

#Green #Giveaways Galore – Link Up or Enter to #Win

Bri from Eco Baby Mama Drama and I are here again for another week of our wonderful weekly linky devoted to Green Giveaways! Please link up your green, eco-friendly giveaways and make sure to leave the end date for entrants! This wonderful linky will be open until next Monday so feel free to stop by and add any giveaways you post throughout the week! These are our only requirements for adding a giveaway: It must be family friendly. It … [Read more...]

Just For Baby Giveaway Hop #Just4BabyHop

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Welcome to the Just For Baby Giveaway Hop. This Giveaway Hop is hosted by Fabulous Finds and Mama Chocolate. This Giveaway Hop features everything under the sun you’ll need for baby. Be sure to visit each blog from the linky below and enter for your chance to win some really amazing prizes! This event will end on August 10th at 11: 59pm EST. The winner here at Mama on a Green Mission will receive their choice of an Organic Halo Sleepsack (a … [Read more...]

Twisted Orchid – Christmas in July Sponsor Spotlight #ChristmasInJulyHop

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If you love handbags, you'll want to check out Twisted Orchid! They are committed to supplying fashion-savvy women with must-have styles at a great value! They are the shopping destination for stylish chic purses and handbags. I have had an "addiction" to handbags for some time now. I'd say for at least the past 12 years, if not longer! A handbag can be the perfect accessory and can make a woman feel so good! Twisted Orchid carries a wide array … [Read more...]

Has Your Little One Tried Earth’s Best Organic Fruit Smoothies?

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Our little guy loves these things! As a mama I love giving them to him, too! Each one contains a full serving of fruit and they are an excellent source of calcium and vitamins C and D! More than half of kids get less than the recommended amount of calcium, why not stock up on these and make sure they get the calcium they need in a taste they'll love! <3 FTC Disclosure: I am an Earth’s Best ambassador and receive products from them, … [Read more...]

Save Money with Packages from Connect Your Home

Connect Your Home

In today's world we all rely heavily on phone, Internet and television services. Technology is a must in our lives. We recently had some storms in my area and we were left without our cable, Internet and home phone for a whole week! That quickly reminded us how much we really rely on these services. It also reminded us how much we pay for these services because when we didn't have them we wanted a credit for the days we were without service. … [Read more...]

Oofos Sandals – Christmas in July Sponsor Spotlight #ChristmasInJulyHop

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I am a total sandal lover! In the warm months you'll find no socks or shoes on my feet: I wear sandals anytime I have to put shoes on! Comfortable sandals are a must when you wear them as much as I do and sometimes finding them is not an easy task. I hadn't heard of Oofos until recently and I was missing out on a great thing! Oofos Sandals were created by a passionate group of colleagues and shoe experts experienced in designing, developing … [Read more...]

Maggie Bags – Christmas in July Sponsor Spotlight #ChristmasInJulyHop

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Obviously I love finding products that help keep waste out of the landfills. I was so in love when I discovered Maggie Bags because their handbags are not only gorgeous, but they help keep unnecessary trash out of the landfills. They make one company's trash their (and our) treasure by creating amazing handbags! As a woman who loves finding new ways to be "green" I love and respect what Maggie Bags is doing. What better way to be green … [Read more...]

Earth’s Best has NEW Sesame Street Snacks! (Giveaway)

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Did you know that Earth’s Best has a strategic partnership with Sesame Street that includes several Sesame Street themed products and meals? Specifically, Earth’s Best works with Sesame to promote the Healthy Habits for Life initiative. Healthy Habits for Life is Sesame Street's program to help young children and their caregivers establish an early foundation of healthy habits. Earth’s Best harnesses the power and reach of Sesame Street to … [Read more...]

Growing with Kolcraft’s Sit and Step Activity Center (Giveaway)

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I was so excited when I found out that I was accepted into the Kolcraft Moms program! With baby Addy growing so fast and loving to stand already (while being held) I knew the Kolcraft Baby Sit & Step 2-in-1 Activity Center would be perfect for her! I love the pink  "decked out girly look" of the activity center we chose! I couldn't wait to get this heavenly girly piece in our home for baby girl to play with! The great thing about this … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday – Birthday Kisses

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We went to Chuck E Cheese for LA's birthday and he loved the rides with characters! Kissing Chuck E from afar...  And this one a bit too close! LOL … [Read more...]

Another Remodeling Update

If you remember last week I told you about some remodeling we've been doing. We are still busy with that and it's getting to the point that I can't wait until it's done. I am ready to have my house back in order. There are the small things that need to be finished and one big thing: our kitchen. What started out as just getting our house painted (interior) has turned into what seems like a million little projects. After those things are done we … [Read more...]

Havaianas Sandals – The Perfect Addition to Your Summer Wardrobe!

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I am a shoe fanatic! I have loved shoes since I was a teenage girl and to this day they grab my attention! But really, what woman doesn't love shoes?  There is just something about shoes...they are the perfect accessory! I was recently introduced to Havaianas Sandals and wow, do they have some great sandals! They have such a colorful and stylish selection! I love what Havaianas stands for: style, comfort, affordable luxury,  and positive … [Read more...]

#Green #Giveaways Galore! Link Up or Enter to Win!

Green Giveaways

Bri from Eco Baby Mama Drama and I are here again for another week of our weekly linky devoted to Green Giveaways! Please feel free to link up your green, eco-friendly giveaways and make sure to leave the end date for entrants! This wonderful linky will be open until next Monday so feel free to stop by and add any giveaways you post throughout the week! These are our only requirements for adding a giveaway: It must be family friendly. It … [Read more...]

Solar Panels – A Great Way to be Green

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Something I have wanted to do for a long time is to get solar panels installed in our home. I just love the fact that solar radiation from the sun can actively convert the energy into electricity. That simply amazes me and it's a great way to make your home more eco-friendly while at the same time saving on your energy bill! The information in the above photo is given in GBP. Each GBP converts to approximately $1.55 in USD. You can see … [Read more...]

My Birthday Just Passed – Guess what I Received?

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My birthday is a huge event to me. I know, as an adult that's silly. I really do look forward to my birthday every year though! As of two years ago, I have the honor of sharing my day with my baby boy! When LA was born on my birthday we joked that my birthday would now be forgotten because it is his birthday. In a serious moment though, my husband promised me that he would never forgot my birthday and he wouldn't let a year go by without … [Read more...]

Keeping Baby In Sight with VTech’s Safe & Sound Monitor

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I have had the pleasure of trying a lot of baby items with baby Addy in the past five months and I am going to be reviewing and sharing some with you now! First up we have VTech's Safe & Sound Video Baby Monitor. We received a video baby monitor from my husband's sister for our shower when I was pregnant with LA. We used that thing more than most other items we received. There were things I didn't like about it but it worked for what we … [Read more...]

It’s a Rematch! #NCAAFootball13 #CBias #Giveaway!

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Do you remember my recent post about our game night and playing NCAA Football '12 one last time in celebration of NCAA Football '13 coming out? NCAA '13 was released July 10 and we recently had a family game night so the guys could play again! This game is out of this world and they love it! What are some of the differences from just one year you ask? Some people don't understand the need to get a new game every year, but here in football … [Read more...]

Letter to Baby Addy – Five Months Old

I have been meaning to get back to writing letters for a while now. I used to write them to LA and I really enjoyed it. Baby Addy you are five months old already and this is your first letter. Times have been so busy and I just haven't forced myself to sit and write to you but I am now! I have so much to tell you! I was scheduled to be induced on Valentine's Day. You had something else in mind and didn't want to have your birthday on … [Read more...]

Are You a Stonyfield Food Superhero? ($50 Whole Foods Giveaway)

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Superman, Wonder Woman, Batman, and the Avengers: there’s a national obsession with super human greatness. Now Americans can take their love of superheroes to the supermarket. As part of Stonyfield's year-long 'Know Your Food' campaign, they have launched "Stonyfield Food Superheroes", a light-hearted and interactive campaign inviting food lovers to transform themselves into Food Superheroes by showing off their powers to support a … [Read more...]

Word-Full Wednesday – Happy Birthday, Honey!

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Today is my darling husband's birthday! Happy Birthday, honey! I hope your day is incredible and I can't wait to share at least 50 more birthdays with you! I LOVE YOU! I made a collage of some of my favorite pictures in honor of your day!! :) <3 … [Read more...]