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Natural Skincare for Baby is “The” Balm!

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I am always on the lookout for natural and organic skincare products for our little ones. There has been a lot of buzz about "The" Balm products lately and I couldn't wait to get my hands on these products and try them out! "The" Balm Baby products are organic and natural products. Many of them are vegan a well. The products are handmade in Hawaii (lucky products! LOL) and they offer a wide range of great items! We were sent four items for … [Read more...]

Shopping for Earth’s Best (from a Toddler)

Earth's Best Shopping

My little guy loves going shopping. Ok, well sometimes he does. lol Today we went out and he saw this end cap of Earth's Best products and he saw many things that he wanted to bring home. Sorry this one is blurry...I saw him doing his shopping and I grabbed my phone to take photos and my hand wasn't steady on this first one! :) The first thing he grabbed was the Earth's Best Crunchin Crackers in the original flavor. As he was grabbing he saw … [Read more...]

Travelin’ with Baby Sponsor Spotlight – Beijo Bags #BabyTravels

Beijo Bags

This mama loves bags and that includes diaper bags! But then again, what mama doesn't love bags!? :) Today I am so excited to tell you about Beijo Bags and their Rockin' Mama diaper bag. This bag is super stylish and ready for baby's every need! Beijo (pronounced (Bay-Ju) Bags was created by Susan Handley. Susan's journey began with a passion for handbags and a desire to create a purposeful life for her son and herself. In fact, Beijo was … [Read more...]

Friday’s Fabulous Fluffy Feature with Max & Jack’s Room (Giveaway)

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Another Fabulous Friday is here and what does that mean? More FLUFF from Mama on a Green Mission and Eco Baby Mama Drama! This week we are featuring Max & Jack's Room along with Peachy Green diapers!! I am reviewing the all-in-one diaper from Peachy Greens, Bri at Eco Baby Mama Drama is reviewing the all-in-two so be sure to check out her review when you are done here! :)  I was super excited to try this diaper so let me get this … [Read more...]

Baby Food Jar Lids – DIY Memory Game

Memory Game Supplies

I love finding new ways to reuse our baby food jars and lids. I recently did this super simple Memory Game for our little guy and wanted to share the details with you! Supplies needed: Number/Letter stickers Baby Food Jar Lids Construction/Color Paper Scissors Tape Here were the supplies we needed. We went with only 10 lids as we were only doing numbers 1-5. You can see we used the lids from our Earth's Best 1st Stage Baby Foods … [Read more...]

Tees for Change – Fall Fashionista Sponsor Spotlight

Practice Kindness

I am a huge believer that words are powerful. I've always told my oldest son that if he believes and says he can do something, he can do it. I believe in creating positive environments for children to thrive and I believe in positive thoughts creating a positive life. That's exactly why when I found Tees for Change I knew I had to share about them on my blog! At Tees for Change they believe in the power of positive intention and they use tee … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday – Our Visit to the Farm

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It's that time again!! Wordless Wednesday and this week I'm sharing all about my family's visit to a local farm! It was so much fun and LA LOVED it!!! … [Read more...]

Maggie Bags – Fall Fashionista Sponsor Spotlight

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If you remember, I first told you about Maggie Bags back in July. I have developed a love for these bags and I am thrilled to be working with them again for Fall Fashionista! Maggie Bags are made of genuine automotive seat belt webbing that is built to meet high government standards. Because of these high standards, millions of yards of seat belt webbing are rejected by the automakers each year. That’s where Maggie Bags comes in. They take this … [Read more...]

Green #Giveaways Galore – Link Up or Enter to Win

Bri from Eco Baby Mama Drama and I are here for yet another green week of our weekly linky devoted to 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...]

Staying Stylish with Yala Designs – Fall Fashionista Sponsor Spotlight

Our first sponsor spotlight for Fall Fashionista is all about Yala Designs. I discovered this company late last year and have been VERY fond of them since. I've gotten many things from them and I am more than pleased with every piece! We have some of their bedding and clothing and I love it all! Yala Designs is sponsoring Fall Fashionista with a $75 gift card!! Yala Designs was started by two exploring English teachers who lived and worked in … [Read more...]

Menu Challenge Monday – Week 6

I still didn't make it a whole week with my plans! I'll get there, and soon! :) Last week here's what was planned and what happened:  Monday – Chicken Alfredo with Broccoli and Mushrooms  SUCCESS!  Tuesday – left overs (hopefully) SUCCESS!  Wednesday – General’s Chicken with rice and egg rolls SUCCESS! Thursday – Chili  #FAIL Friday – left overs #FAIL Saturday – dinner out SUCCESS!!  This one was easy peasy! ;)  Sunday - I … [Read more...]

Keeping the House Clean and Baby-Ready with Earth’s Best (Giveaway)

Nursery Cleaner

With a new baby or active toddler around the house, we often completely lose sight of keeping the house clean and tidy. It may seem easier to neglect household chores and time consuming cleaning projects, but creating a clean and safe environment for your little ones is essential! It’s impossible to escape germs completely, but it’s possible to use certain tools to prevent unhealthy or dangerous living conditions. I know first hand how difficult … [Read more...]

Friday’s Fabulous Fluffy Feature with Monkey Balm (Giveaway)


We have all kinds of skin problems in our home. I have eczema, LA has it and I believe baby Addy may be showing signs of it, too. My husband has dry skin. With two little ones in diapers we do see our share of rashes here and there. With skin issues like we have it's important to have products around that will take care of those problems. We have been lucky enough to try Monkey Balm recently and this product works on so many things, it's … [Read more...]

Dial into Giving Simple Service Project #DialCFK #CBias

Dial into Giving Donations

I told you last week about the Dial Champion for Kids Simple Service Project I was participating in. It involved Dial soaps and Walmart shopping! I've had a great time over the past week collecting products in my donation drive to gather products to take to the CARE House. I had some disappointing moments too when I didn't get donations from some people that I really thought I would. I put a call out at my job, in my neighborhood and to my … [Read more...]

Update that Special Man’s Underwear Drawer with #MaLoUnderwear #CBias

Underwear Drawer

I have a secret. It's a big one. It's one my husband would be ashamed to admit. His underwear drawer hasn't been updated in probably 3-5 years!!  I know, that's a long time! My husband is one of those men who never thinks of buying himself anything. He'll buy things for everyone else and he takes great care of the things he has so he doesn't feel like he ever needs new things. Well, I wanted to do something for this wonderful man who is always … [Read more...]

Breakfast with Earth’s Best (Giveaway)

Earth's Best Oatmeal

With the school year in full swing, it may become even more challenging than usual to make time for a complete breakfast before work or classes. Parents and kids are much busier this time of year and with the holidays quickly approaching time is even more scarce. Despite your challenging schedule, it’s important to keep you and your children focused on healthy breakfast eating habits every morning. We’ve heard it time and time again, breakfast … [Read more...]

Need a Laugh? Check Out This New Wreck-It-Ralph Clip!

Wreck-It Ralph - Film Clip "Ralph Meets Vanellope" I can't wait to see this movie! It looks so fun, doesn't it? Check out this new clip and let me know your thoughts! … [Read more...]

Fall Fashionista #Giveaway Event #FashionistaEVENTS

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It's HERE!!!!!  Welcome to the Fall segment of the semi-annual Fashionista Events, ALL FASHION, ONLY FASHION, Giveaway Event. This is the Largest Fashion giveaway event on the internet, with 115+ blogs offering over $20,000 in prizes, hosted by Still Blonde after all these YEARS and Modly Chic, with co-host Ksquared Glamour. Mama on a Green Mission has a wonderful prize package for all the Fashionista ladies out there! I have a wonderful … [Read more...]

Travelin’ with Baby Sponsor Spotlight – Mr Lid #BabyTravels

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I've been looking forward to Travelin' with Baby event for a while now so I am thrilled to tell you all about our first sponsor: Mr.Lid! Mr. Lid is the answer to a problem I've had for years: losing the lids to my containers! Mr Lid has the lids attached so us busy mamas don't have to waste time searching for lids! Mr. Lid containers are stackable, BPA free, commercial kitchen quality, dishwasher and microwave safe and can be used for a huge … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday Randomness

Addy Walking

I took this with my phone and it wasn't very bright in the room so it didn't turn out well, but my beautiful Addy makes it perfect! She has started walking while holding onto things...watch out, we are gonna have an early walker here!! Isn't she gorgeous? ;) Another photo from my phone, but it's all I had next to my bed when he came in one morning looking like Einstein! :) … [Read more...]

Travelin’ with Baby Giveaway Hop – #Win $359 in Prizes! #babytravels

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It's finally here!! Welcome to the Travelin’ With Baby Giveaway Hop Event, hosted by So Easy Being Green and According to Jenny! This Event starts October 10th and will end October 24th with a Twitter Party Grand Finale on October 25th from 9-10 PM EST! In this Hop, each blogger has a great prize, worth at least $25, to make travelin' with your baby easy and fun! Don’t miss out on the fabulous TWO Grand Prizes worth over $550 EACH - … [Read more...]

Green #Giveaways Galore – Link Up and Enter to #WIN!

Bri from Eco Baby Mama Drama and I are here for another wonderful 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 … [Read more...]