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Updates in Our Home – What We’ve Been Doing!

We have been so busy lately doing things to our home. My husband and I recently did our first DIY project together and we've just been having a great time! Want to know what we are doing? Our home was built in the 50's. My husband bought the house about 7 years before we got married. He did a lot of updating when he bought the place but we've been doing a lot more recently. Late last year we had new carpeting installed. The past few weeks have … [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 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 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 must be a … [Read more...]

Nosilla Organics Review and Giveaway

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Shopping for clothes is something I have always loved. Shopping for kids' clothes is just plain fun. I have researched a lot things in the past two years and I have decided that I want to use organic clothing on my children as often as possible. I wrote a post about GOTS certification and how important that is so that is something I look for in items I use with my children. Nosilla Organics is a company that is better for the planet and kinder to … [Read more...]

Tuesday’s Tastes on Second Base – Extended Breastfeeding

Tuesday's Tastes on Second Base

Courtney from Joy of momma Joyner and I are here for another week of Tuesday's Taste's on Second Base. This week we are going to discuss extended breastfeeding: our thoughts as well as our personal goals. We hope you'll join in either by posting and linking up or by commenting below. We realize that some of these topics (including today's) can be controversial but we ask that you all respect our opinions as well as anyone else's. Please do not be … [Read more...]

Baby Hugo Naturals #MadeNAmerica Sponsor Spotlight

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Hugo Naturals has some incredible products (including a line of baby products) that we were lucky enough to test  recently! One of the goals of Hugo Naturals is to create the most natural and luxurious skin care products possible. With both of my babies having sensitive skin I was delighted to learn that they had a Baby Hugo line and that they were willing to be part of our Made in America event! The Hugo products are made right here in the … [Read more...]

Christmas in July #Giveaway Hop ($180 in Prizes!)

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Welcome to Christmas in July!!!  We all love Christmas and love being showered with gifts for any occassion, well here's a reason to get excited in July!! We are celebrating Christmas in July this year with some great sponsors and chances to win some fabulous gifts!! The prize package here at Mama on a Green Mission is a great one!! Here's what the lucky winner will receive: Maggie Bags' Tote of Many Colors ($67 value) Check out my review … [Read more...]

Stylish Maternity/Nursing Wear from Seraphine and a Giveaway!

If' you've been a loyal reader of mine, you know I have a thing for bamboo material. I have also become rather fond of my nursing wardrobe since baby Addy was born in February. When I was contacted and asked to review a nursing top from Seraphine that is not only my favorite material (bamboo) but it's super stylish, I was more than happy to do the review. I was sent the Wrap Front Breastfeeding Jumper for review. This top is gorgeous and as soon … [Read more...]

Tips for Hosting A Summer Play Date

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As if keeping your own children happy all of the time isn’t enough of a challenge, hosting a play date at your house with your children’s friends can turn into quite the stressful experience. LA is going to be two soon and he's getting to the age that he really enjoys having other kids around. Play dates are definitely things we try to do often. As you make plans for your child this summer, Earth's Best has a few suggestions to help ensure the … [Read more...]

Go Green Get Fit Challenge Week Four

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I know I was supposed to post weekly for this but I am having a hard time keeping up with that! I am going to work on that! How are you doing in the challenge? Week four is ending...wow, a month into it! The past few weeks have been rough as we've been really busy here at home. The holiday was last week and that always brings about temptation in the food arena and lack of time in the exercise arena. The two of those don't make for much … [Read more...]

Friday’s Fabulous Fluffy Feature and a Giveaway

TGIFFFF! Yep, I said Thank GOD it's Friday's Fabulous Fluff Feature! It is Friday the 13th, are you feeling lucky? Are you feeling knowledgeable about cloth brands? Bri from Eco Baby Mama Drama and I decided we want to have some fun this week and play the guessing game! Below are 12 different brands of cloth diapers each with a number on them for you to guess what the brand is, you only get 1 guess so make sure you are positive before … [Read more...]

Multisport Journeys – Fun Sports Apparel for All

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I am always on the lookout for new, unique clothing for my little ones. When I find a company that provides this for not only my little ones, but for adults too I get a bit excited! Multisport Journeys is one of those companies. Their clothing is for babies, kids and adults! You can find fun, sports apparel for the whole family! Multisport Journeys has over 325 different sports and travel art to choose from when selecting your apparel. To make … [Read more...]

Making Mama’s Milk & More Has NEW Flavors!

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If you remember my review of Making Mama's Milk & More, you'll know that I love these cookies! They are fabulous and I use these cookies daily (sometimes a few times a day!). The mama behind these cookies is great too and she's come up with some new flavors!!! She already had some great flavors: oatmeal chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin and oatmeal butterscotch. Now she's added oatmeal white chocolate chip and oatmeal white chocolate … [Read more...]

New Technology – Saving the Un-savable? (Guest Post)

Every year thousands of people are involved in horrific accidents, and through no fault of their own, end up ultimately losing a limb or damaging an organ so badly that it needs to be replaced. Before now, these victims had to rely on organs or body parts being donated to them, and with these always being scarce there was never a guarantee that they would get the organ they needed to survive. This year, scientists are trying to find ways around … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday – My 4th of July Babies

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I tried so hard to capture a good picture of both babies smiling in their flag attire...it didn't happen. They are still adorable though! :)     … [Read more...]

Reusable Snack Bags from Eco-Ditty

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Changing to eco-friendly products in our home was one of my goals when starting this blog. I've been fortunate to work with some great companies and to learn about some great products along my journey. One of the newest companies I've have the pleasure of learning about is Eco-Ditty. Eco-Ditty makes reusable snack and sandwich bags, but there is one other little fact that separates them from the other companies that make this type of product: … [Read more...]

Kate Quinn Organics SALE!

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As you all know I am a lover of organic clothing and products for my children. Kate Quinn Organics has some great products and they are having a great sale from now until July 17th! This sale includes over 140 spring/summer items priced between $5 and $25! You can pick up not only Kate Quinn Organics, but also products from Plum Bunny and Violet+Moss! All three of these brands are made from 100% GOTS certified organic cotton and are produced … [Read more...]

Tuesday’s Tastes on Second Base – Nursing in Public

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As you all know, nursing is near and dear to my heart. I have very strong opinions on nursing and nursing in public is something that comes up often. This week Courtney from Joy of Momma Joyner and I are going to discuss this topic and how we feel about it. Feel free to link up with your thoughts too, we'd love to hear them! I have nursed a total of 27 months so far between all three of my children and I am still going. There have obviously … [Read more...]

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

Bri from Eco Baby Mama Drama and I are here 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 linky will be open until next Monday so feel free to stop by and add any green giveaways you post throughout the week! These are our only requirements for adding a giveaway: It must be family friendly. It … [Read more...]

Knot Far From the Tree (My Personalized Dream) #MadeNAmerica Spotlight

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I am a very sentimental person. I think sometimes it drives my husband crazy!  I cry easily, I love things that represent something (even if only to me) and I adore things that involve my children. Knowing that, you can imagine how in love I was when I found Knot Far From the Tree! Kerry is the stay at home mama and Army wife behind Knot Far From the Tree. She is blessed with an abundance of talent when it comes to handstamped jewelry. Before … [Read more...]

My New Snack Addiction – Oogie’s Gourmet Popcorn and a Giveaway!

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I have been big on snacks for as long as I can remember. My husband and LA have a thing for popcorn. When I was contacted to do a review for Oogies Gourmet Popcorn I couldn't wait to get it! When I looked at their website and saw all of the flavors they offered I was really excited. I mean, popcorn is great, but add some flavoring and WHOA - it's even better!! Oogie's Gourmet Popcorn was being perfected in 2004 and 2005. They shipped out their … [Read more...]

Tiny Love 3-in-1 Rocker Napper Review and Giveaway

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Having had baby Addy four months ago, I've had the chance to really get familiar with some great baby items. One of those items is the 3-in-1 Rocker Napper from Tiny Love. I hate to admit this, but Tiny Love is a company that I had not heard of before this. The Rocker Napper is a convenient way for baby to be rocked, to be entertained and have a place to nap, all in one item! And to add to the greatness, there is an electronic, musical/light up … [Read more...]

Check Out My New Look!

I'm so excited about the recent changes on my blog! I changed to WordPress and I got a new design! The transfer to WordPress started last night and my design was done today. If you got a 404 error over the past 24 hours I do apologize! It was most likely when they were working on my blog but it's all set now!!  I'd love to hear your thoughts!!! Please leave me a comment! :) … [Read more...]