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Weleda Skin Care – A Natural Treatment for Eczema #WeledaBaby

Weleda Skincare

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Weleda. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. All opinions and reviews are my own. We've had eczema issues with both LA and Addy, with Addy's proving to be more challenging to deal with. Thankfully we've not had issues with Annie yet. Eczema can be tough for little ones to deal with and … [Read more...]

My Baby is a YoBaby!

YoBaby Yogurt

My baby just turned one this month! Can you believe it?! She's the baby of our family and I refuse to call her a toddler just yet. She's still OUR baby! As with her brothers and sister I always read labels, try hard give them things that are healthy for them and try to do the things that are best for them but also work for our family. Annie's birthday cake was the first time she had the taste of anything sweet. We all need treats once in a … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss Kate Quinn Organics’ Biggest $10 Sale Ever!

Kate Quinn SemiAnnual $10 Sale

That's right!! It's back, and it's bigger than ever! Kate Quinn Organics is having their semiannual $10 sale and it's been extended through Thursday, February 26! Click here to start shopping now! … [Read more...]

2015 Brings Fun and Healthy Toddler Meals and Snacks

YoKids Squeeze

I am part of the Stonyfield YoGetters group of bloggers and receive compensation and products as part of the program. My opinion is not influenced in any way. We truly do love Stonyfield's family of products and I love sharing how we use them. One of my resolutions for this year is to not only eat healthier myself, but make sure everyone in my family eats healthier. I have my work cut out for me though because I have a 2 and a 4 year old. If … [Read more...]

Keeping Baby Warm and Safe with Merino Kids Baby Sleep Sack

Baby Sleep Sack

When it comes to winters here in Michigan it can get pretty cold. This winter and last winter have been two of the coldest winters I can remember. With Annie being only 11 months old I still won't put blankets in her crib so I am thankful for Merino Kids Baby Sleep Sacks that we were sent for review to keep her warm and safe! The Merino Kids Baby Sleep Sack is one of the best sleep sacks I've ever come across. The inner is made from … [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...]

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...]

Packing a Healthier Lunch with Dave’s Killer Bread

Dave's Killer Bread

Someone close to me had a heart attack at the end of August and within a few days had quadruple by-pass open heart surgery. It was scary to think that one week he was fine and then...this major surgery. It REALLY scared me and reminded me that tomorrow isn't promised to any of us. I need to do what I can to stay as healthy as possible and eating healthier is a new priority of mine. I've been trying to pack healthier lunches on work days and I've … [Read more...]

Enter the Wee Rascals + Mōksa Organics Fall Giveaway!

Moksa Fall Giveaway

We all love a good giveaway!! Here's one you don't want to miss! You all know I am a huge fan of Moksa Organics and this is one great giveaway!! They've partnered with Wee Rascals for this fall giveaway that includes: Moksa's Forage Farm complete set (bar soap, body butter and hand soap.) and a Johnny Appleseed shirt from Wee Rascals! This giveaway ends October 23, 2014 so hurry and get over there to enter! Looks like an awesome package, … [Read more...]

Quick and Healthy Lunch for Kids with Applegate Half Time (Giveaway)

Quick and Easy Lunch for Kids #LunchingAwesome

This post was created in partnership with Stonyfield. All opinions are my own. We are settling into our fall routine. Daddy is back to teaching, the kids are back to daycare/school, schedules are busy as can be, the days are getting shorter and we need a solution for a quick and healthy lunch for kids. Even quick and healthy snacks are something we constantly look for. Applegate has a new solution for all of us who need a quick and healthy … [Read more...]

Beautiful Baby Essentials that Work: Goumikids

goumikids

Whether you just had a baby, are pregnant or you have a baby shower to attend soon, you'll want to read this review! Goumikids has some beautiful baby essentials that you need in your life...errr, in the life of your little one! ;) We received a hat, mitts and boots for review from goumikids and we fell in love! About Goumikids Goumikids used to go by the name of guavakids, but as of May 19th, they've taken on the new name. The goumi berry is a … [Read more...]

Rock the Lunchbox with Bento Snack Boxes

Rock the Lunchbox Campaign

This post was created in partnership with Stonyfield. All opinions are my own. Back to school time.....ahhh, the joys of it! ;) We have three going "back" to school this fall: my husband (the teacher), our oldest son (the college student) and our youngest son (the preschooler/pre-k). With our preschooler we get to pack a fun snack every day for him. I've seen so many mamas post on Instagram about bento snack boxes and bento style lunches that I … [Read more...]

Summertime Joy from Moksa Organics

Moksa Organics Soap

Hey, did I mention that I am now an Official Moksa Organics brand enthusiast? That means every month I get to share Moksa Organics' products with you! Ekk! I'm so excited because I've loved this company since the day I first tried them! I can't say enough good things about how amazing their products are. Seriously...they are the best skincare products I've found! Not only that, but I can feel good about using them, too! This summer has been … [Read more...]

It’s Time for a Wienervention – Applegate Hot Dogs to the Rescue!

Applegate Hot Dogs

Although my husband is a big, big hot dog lover in the past I would rarely eat hot dogs. They just seemed so unhealthy and the ingredient list was a definite turn off. Having two toddlers now has forced us into finding a healthier hot dog because as you know toddlers love, love, love hot dogs! We have a very short list of things they will eat and with hot dogs making that list it was definitely time for a wienervention in our home! Healthier hot … [Read more...]

Tips for a Successful Picnic with Toddlers

Successful Picnic with Toddlers

This post was created in partnership with Stonyfield. All opinions are my own. It was a LONG winter. We received a record amount of snow here in the metro Detroit area. It seemed like it was never going to end. Once the warm weather arrived my little ones were so excited to actually be able to go outside and PLAY! They want to be outside All. The. Time. Seriously, it's like the best thing since PB&J! ;) One thing I wanted to achieve … [Read more...]

Stonyfield Yogurt Pouches are the Perfect Healthy Toddler Snack

Stonyfiled Yo Kids

I participated in a Blogger Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Stonyfield. I received coupons to facilitate my shopping trip and a promotional item to thank me for participating. Finding healthy snacks for two picky toddlers is hard work. My little ones, like many others I'm sure, never seem to want what's good for them. We did get lucky with a few things though and one of those things is that they love, love, love Stonyfield's … [Read more...]

Increase Your Milk Supply with Making Mama’s Milk & More!

Lactation Cookies

I've been a fan of Making Mama's Milk & More for some time now! I ate the cookies daily when I was nursing Addy and I am fully convinced they are what allowed me to nurse her for 17 months! These cookies are definitely a must-have if you ask me so, of course, I was excited to include them in the Winter Wonderland of Babies event! If you are looking to increase your milk supply Making Mama's Milk & More is your answer! The owner is … [Read more...]

Get Ready for Earth Mama Angel Baby’s Facebook Friday – 50% Off!

Organic Heartburn Tea

Did you know that every Friday is Facebook Friday with Earth Mama Angel Baby? Each week they hand select one item and offer it at 50% off! I recently got some of their Shampoo and Baby Wash for the little ones, which I love and getting it half off was a great deal!! Every Friday the sale runs from 10 am - 2 pm PST (or if you are in the eastern time zone like me, it will be from 1 pm - 5 pm). This week's sale is something for cold and flu … [Read more...]

Holiday Help: Quick and Easy Meals with Annie’s Organic Pizza (New Flavor, too!)

Annie's Pizza Quick and Easy Meal

With Christmas being next week I've been trying to get so many things done around here that cooking has taken a back burner. Not only that, but with the pregnancy issues cooking REALLY hasn't been on my list of things that has been getting done. I really don't like eating out all of the time so I've been looking for quick and easy meals for our family. This time of year we all need just that so we can focus on getting other things ready for the … [Read more...]

Spoil Mama with Organic Body Care from Moksa Organics this Holiday

Moksa Organics

I've worked with Moksa Organics previously and if you follow me on Instagram you've probably seen me post a few times with products I've ordered from them. I LOVE Moksa Organics. It really is body care that pampers and nurtures skin! I recently received another order from Moksa Organics with some organic body care products that I ordered and they sent me some hand soap for review, too! I couldn't do a holiday guide and not include Moksa … [Read more...]

A Healthier Version of Loaded Cheesy Potato Casserole for the Holidays

Loaded Potato Casserole

It's time for the holiday cooking to begin! I love this time of year: the family, the food, the meaning, and yes...the cooking! We have a ton of recipes in our family that come out around the holidays and Stonyfield recently challenged us YoGetters to create a healthier version of a holiday recipe! How fun is that!? Loaded cheesy potatoes is one thing my mom always makes the weekend of Thanksgiving, if not on Thanksgiving day. It's one of our … [Read more...]