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Green Dreams are a Reality with Organic Crib Mattresses from Naturepedic (Giveaway)

Naturepedic Logo

I've talked before about trying to make sure all of the bedding and mattresses in our children's rooms are organic. Children spend a great deal of time in their beds so knowing that there are no chemicals on the products that are next to them most often is so important to me. In fact, Naturepedic reports that babies and toddlers spend 10-14 hours a day sleeping and playing on a crib mattress. As such, for the first few years of a child’s life, … [Read more...]

Delicious Stuffed Chicken Recipe

Stuffed Chicken Breasts

I've been trying to broaden my kitchen "talent" lately and this week I got brave and created a stuffed chicken recipe that came out pretty tasty! Being pregnant I am always dreaming up things that sound good or that I MUST HAVE NOW, so I thought I would put one of the recipes together! I saw some recipes on Pinterest last week for stuffed chicken. I started thinking about what ingredients I would want to use in my stuffed chicken and came up … [Read more...]

Certified Organic Muslin Now Available from aden + anais for Green Dreams!

Dream Blanket for Baby

We've been very fond of aden + anais since I was pregnant with LA nearly four years ago. They recently sent us some of their newest products for review and let me tell you why I was so happy! A few years ago we received some of the aden + anais muslin products, since then we've also reviewed their bamboo Dream Blanket and even though I've had such a love for their products I've always secretly wished they had a wider range of organic products … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss the Kate Quinn Organics Friends and Family Sale!

Kate Quinn Fall 2013

Disclosure: I am being given a credit to the website for sharing this sale. All opinions are 100% my own regardless. We are big fans of Kate Quinn Organics, but when there is a sale going on there is nothing but pure excitement!!! Right now they have their friends and family sale going on and that means you get 50% off!!!!   That's right FIFTY PERCENT OFF (use discount code below)!!! If you haven't been to Kate Quinn Organic's website lately, … [Read more...]

Are You Ready to Rock the Lunchbox this Fall When Packing for the Kids?

Rockin The Lunch

Across U.S. households, parents suffer from widespread “lunchbox preparation fatigue” yet the majority of kids complain of being bored by the lack of variety in their lunches.  To tackle the challenges and complaints of adults and children,  the four leading natural and organic companies teamed up to create “Rock the Lunch Box”, a free resource that delivers ideas, tips and coupons for natural and organic products just in time for back to school. … [Read more...]

Stonyfield’s Smoothies on the Moo-ve with Our Family Outing

Stonyfield Fun

Disclosure: I am a Stonyfield ambassador and was sent a gift card and Stonyfield Smoothies in order to plan this day. Regardless, all opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. LA and Addy are getting to an age where they love playing together and they love experiencing new things! Stonyfield wanted to provide us with the means for a family outing so we planned a day at an indoor amusement park that we knew the kids would … [Read more...]

Mama Time Perfected with Mōksa Organics (Giveaway)

Moksa Organics

Having two little ones under three doesn't allow for much mama time. Although I love being with my children, I also find that 30 minutes here and there throughout the week are very refreshing. For me, a bath is plenty: it's relaxing and pampering and can renew my energy in just 30 minutes! My bath time was recently perfected when I was sent some items for review from Mōksa Organics! I received the Key Lime Vanilla Bath Salts, the Paynes Prairie … [Read more...]

New and Improved Formula for Earth’s Best Sesame Street Oatmeal

Sesame Street Oatmeal

In the spirit of full-disclosure, I’ve partnered with Earth’s Best as part of the “Earth’s Best Blogger” program. Throughout the year I’ll be receiving product, coupons, giveaways and promotions. However, no payment was given or expected for posting about the program, and as always, all opinions given here are fully my own. Our little ones love oatmeal for breakfast and I am oh so thankful for that! There are numerous benefits of eating … [Read more...]

Make Sensible Choices with Conscious Box (Giveaway and Discount)

Conscious Box Package

Have you heard of Conscious Box? I have to be honest and say I hadn't heard of them until they contacted me recently asking to work together. They want to send me some boxes in exchange for posting a giveaway for my readers! After reading about them and learning that Conscious Box helps us discover the purest, healthiest natural products in the world from the most ethical companies, how could I say no?! Take a look at this information from their … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day with Earth’s Best Day 3

Welcome to the final edition of Valentine's Day with Earth's Best! I am pledging to make the tradition of giving our little ones HEALTHY treats and hope you'll join me in doing so! Earlier today I featured a great DIY craft to give the little ones for Valentine's Day or to use in classroom parties...with HEALTHY snacks! Today we have another snack that is perfect for giving your little ones this Valentine's Day! It's easier than you think to make … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day with Earth’s Best Day 2

Earth's Best Sunny Days

Welcome to a second edition of Valentine's Day with Earth's Best! I am pledging to make the tradition of giving our little ones HEALTHY treats and hope you'll join me in doing so! Yesterday I featured one amazing Earth's Best Valentine's treat and today we have another that is perfect for giving your little ones this Valentine's Day! It's easier than you think to make Valentine's Day healthy, and your kids won't even miss the sugary goods with … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day with Earth’s Best

Earth's Best Valentine's Banner

Every Valentine's Day there's a ton of candy sold! So many parents buy gifts for their little ones that have sugar/chocolate or other unhealthy snacks. Let's pledge to make this change in tradition and give our little ones HEALTHY treats! Over the next few days I'm going to feature some treats that will be perfect for giving your little ones for Valentine's Day! Children associate Valentine’s Day with one word: candy. Older and wiser, … [Read more...]

Wee Urban is Modern, Organic, and Adorable! (Giveaway)

WeeUrban Logo

As I've mentioned before, I try to dress baby Addy in as many things organic as I can. I know how sensitive a baby's skin is and I want to keep everything away that could possibly harm her or make her have a negative reaction. Wee Urban provides modern and organic baby items that go above and beyond my expectations! Not only are they organic, but they are adorable! Wee Urban offers sophisticated designs, "conscious" organic alternatives, … [Read more...]

Green Resolutions Giveaway Hop – Stonyfield #GreenResolutions

Stonyfield

Welcome to the Green Resolutions Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering and Mama Chocolate. To help our readers start their New Year off Green, members of the Green Moms Network have come together to offer giveaways valued at $25+. The giveaway here at Mama on a Green Mission is something to help you eat healthier and keep those resolutions! Stonyfield will by sending the lucky winner free product coupons valued at $25! We love … [Read more...]

Earth’s Best Has New Yogurt Puffs! Enter to Win!

You know how excited I've been about this next phase with Earth's Best and this is just one reason why!! I get to share *NEW* Earth’s Best products with you! They now have Organic® Yogurt Puffs! Earlier this year, yogurt was named the food trend of the decade, and now, Earth’s Best Organic is bringing our little ones new Yogurt Puffs! Earth’s Best is taking yogurt above and beyond with these flavorful, bite size morsels. The new Yogurt Puffs … [Read more...]

Sibu Beauty Helps Men Go Natural with Shaving #HolidayGift

Sibu Shaving Kit

When looking for gifts for my husband and father I wanted to help them learn about healthier, more natural choices. I know one thing they both do regularly is shave and I don't personally care for the products (and ingredients) that are in those shaving creams and moisturizers. I looked to Sibu Beauty for help in this mission and was pleased to see they had just what we needed: a Men's Shaving Kit! Sibu Beauty products are a 100% natural … [Read more...]

Have a Healthy Halloween Party for Your Little Ones!

Halloween is a fun time to have a small gathering of toddlers for a celebration. Healthy snacks are a requirement when it comes to toddler parties! Whether it’s a fun-filled gathering with a bunch of little ones for Halloween or a birthday party, Earth’s Best is excited to provide a multitude of festive and nutritious tips to host a party this month! Looking for healthy snacks to serve? Children actually love strawberries, bananas, … [Read more...]

Natural Skincare for Baby is “The” Balm!

"The" Balm Baby Logo

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...]

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...]

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...]

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

Hand-Mixing

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...]

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...]