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Mama Gets Style, too with Vera Bradley Baby

Vera Bradley Bag

I'm a bag addict. There, I've admitted it. Is that my first step to recovery? Lord, I hope not because I enjoy being a bag addict! ;) Vera Bradley has quickly become my favorite designer of bags and when I heard they were coming out with a baby line never in a million years did I think it would include items for ME (and other mamas!). BUT, baby diaper bags are for mamas, too and leave it to Vera Bradley to design some perfect bags for … [Read more...]

Five Reasons You’ll Want to Try Earth’s Best Baby Wipes

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I've tried cloth wipes. I really have. I just haven't been able to successfully get them into our routine. Being that we use cloth only part time, for our family disposable wipes have been the answer. We are aware that many brands have unsafe ingredients in their wipes, which is why I want to give you five reasons why we love Earth's Best wipes. Earth's Best is a brand we've been using for some time and we feel comfortable using them on our … [Read more...]

Chlorine Free Diapers from Earth’s Best

Earth's Best Chlorine Free Diapers

We received a surprise delivery the other day! Earth's Best sent us boxes of their training pants for LA, diapers for Addy and wipes for both kiddos! As an ambassador I typically receive products each month, however, I was surprised at the amount they sent (and VERY thankful!) this month. The little ones were rather excited, too! Take a look at the fun they had with the packages and the help from Addy when Daddy was putting them away! I … [Read more...]

Just What Baby Has Been Missing, Style from Vera Bradley!

Vera Bradley Dress and Bloomers

Do you sometimes look all around you and see tons and tons of baby clothes and think that there is just something more you wish you had for baby? I've done that a few times. We have a ton of clothes for Addy! I typically watch sales and buy seasons in advance and for some reason there seems to be so many more girls clothes than boys on clearance. Even so, I've often felt like there was something missing until I received this new dress from Very … [Read more...]

Springtime Steps and Outdoor Play with pediped

Springtime pediped shoes

pediped® has become a favorite brand for our little ones. I've worked with pediped® before reviewing shoes for LA, but this time I was thrilled to get some springtime pediped® shoes for Addy, who would be walking outside for the first time! Because they have been fabulous shoes for LA (reliable, sturdy and his have held up so well), I knew I wanted this brand for our baby girl, too. We were sent some adorable brown and pink Originals® for … [Read more...]

Safe and Cozy Nights with Halo SleepSack (Giveaway)

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Halo SleepSacks are a must-have item for babies, in my opinion. I've trusted them with both LA and Addy and don't think I would have had the peace of mind I had when they were sleeping without Halo. It is common knowledge that blankets in the bassinet or crib are not safe. Halo SleepSacks are the answer to keeping baby warm in the safest possible way...by wrapping him/her in a Halo SleepSack. Safe Sleeping with Halo The reassuring thing … [Read more...]

Welcome to the Earth Friendly Babies $200 Giveaway Event

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We all love giveaways, especially if they are "Earth Friendly"! I am thrilled to welcome you to the Earth Friendly Babies Giveaway hosted by Organic Eco Baby. Going Green with the Grizls and So Easy Being Green. I have teamed up with other eco-friendly bloggers to give you the chance to win a $200 gift certificate from Organic Eco Baby. You can use your certificate to buy cloth diapers, organic clothes, safe bath products, non-toxic crib … [Read more...]

Keeping Germs Away in Store Shopping Carts and Restaurant High Chairs

Comfort & Harmony

Thank you to Comfort & Harmony for sending us the Cozy Cart Cover to use then write about our experience and thoughts. If you follow me on Instagram you know my little boy has been sick the last several days. Until flu season is over I try my hardest to keep the little ones clear of germs and although sometimes I'm not successful, I still try. Comfort & Harmony have made it a bit easier with their Cozy Cart Cover while in stores and … [Read more...]

Give Taggies for Easter and Enter to Win!

Tag n’ Play Pals

Our little Addy has become rather fond of stuffed animals. She has also, as most babies/young toddlers do, become quite fond of tags. When I found out about the new Taggies™ Tag n’ Play Pals™ I knew the girly-pink elephant would be the perfect gift for her! We were sent one for review, wait til you hear about this! Looking for the perfect Easter gift to show baby how much you care? Babies can be difficult to buy for, but this year Taggies™ … [Read more...]

Keeping an Eye on Baby with the Motorola MBP 33 Wireless Video Baby Monitor

Motorola MBP 33 Parent Unit

We have found peace of mind with our new Motorola video baby monitor. After reading about some infant and toddler deaths in the recent months, I am more worried than ever. I want to be able to see Addy and hear every noise she makes and the Motorola MBP 33 Wireless Video Baby Monitor has allowed us just that! The parent unit has a large 2.8" color LCD screen that is perfect for bedside or even carrying with you throughout the home during naps. … [Read more...]

Pumping Made Easy with Lansinoh’s New Affinity Pro Double Electric Breast Pump

Breast pumping made easy!

When you hear "Lansinoh", do you automatically think "breastfeeding products"? I sure do! They are a market leader in breastfeeding accessories and healthy innovations for mamas! In February, they released a new breastpump, the Lansinoh Affinity Pro Double Electric Breast Pump. As a mama who works full time outside of the home, I was thrilled to be lucky enough to test one of these out and tell you all about it! I have been pumping a total of two … [Read more...]

Keep Your Little Ones Safe from RSV #RSVProtection

RSV Awareness

RSV. I'm sure you've heard of it. Colds and viruses this time of year are so common but can be so scary, as well. My two little ones are in daycare part time and keeping them germ free is impossible. We had many problems with LA getting sick the past two years, but this year it seems to have gotten better. Poor Addy is the one that seems to get all of the viruses this year. I worry about her constantly. With my husband being a teacher and being … [Read more...]

Friday’s Fabulous Fluffy Feature with Chelory

Chelory

If you've been a follower for a while, you know that although I've developed a love for most type of cloth diapers, I hold a special place in my heart for hook and loop all-in-one diapers. Hands down, they are my favorite. When I recently heard about Chelory's diapers and then saw them, it was over. I knew I NEEDED to try this diaper! Where might the name Chelory come from? As a romantic at heart, I love this story. You see, the founder of … [Read more...]

Eat and Be Happy with InGenuity’s Chair Top High Chair (Enter to Win!)

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When baby Addy started eating, she really wanted to eat. In fact, she was so adamant about wanting "real people" food that I was worried because I thought it was way too soon. I wanted my BABY to eat BABY FOOD!  I have a feeling it was because she saw her big brother eating everything but baby food so she wanted to also. She was six months when I started trying baby foods and she ate them for a few months but she soon decided it was time to eat … [Read more...]

Be A Fashionable Mama with Balboa Baby (Giveaway)

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Sometimes being a mama can leave us with a bit less time to look how we used to look. I know I personally don't look nearly as fashionable or "kept" as I did when I first met my husband. That's why I love places like Balboa Baby! They allow us to easily maintain a fashionable appearance with no extra work! Fashionable, Gorgeous and Practical The Balboa Messenger Bag is perfect for a diaper bag that any mama will love, but it's also … [Read more...]

Joovy’s New Out-of-this-World moonRoom Playard (Giveaway)

Joovy moonRoom

That's right mamas...Joovy has a new product and just like all of their other items, it is OUT.OF.THIS.WORLD. amazing, wonderful, perfect, versatile, roomy and just plain unique! I am thrilled to be one of the first to tell you about this product because we have fallen in love with the moonRoom over the past several weeks. I am a proud Joovy mom because I love representing companies I truly believe in and products we love. Joovy never lets … [Read more...]

Brighten Your Child’s World with Mobi (Giveaway)

Giraffe AnimaLamp

Finding fun and unique gifts for toddlers can sometimes be challenging. Our little guy is really into bedtime stories right now so I wanted to find something that would encourage this to continue. Mobi Technologies is one company that had the perfect item for my toddler, and as I was looking at their site, I also found a great item for baby Addy's room! I was first drawn to Mobi when I was looking at baby monitors. They have a great reputation … [Read more...]

Our Love Continues to Grow for Tiny Love #HolidayGift (Giveaway)

Tiny Love Mat Toys

We have become rather fond of Tiny Love in our house. We've used many of their products, including their 3-in-1 Rocker Napper, and a few items from the My Nature Pals collection. Their items are very bold in color and very friendly to baby's eyes! I couldn't leave Tiny Love out of our holiday gift guide because I knew they would have something perfect for baby girl! They kindly sent me their Super Mat and Flower Power Rattle for review … [Read more...]

Merry Fluffy Christmas #ClothDiaper Giveaway Event #FluffyXmas

Merry Fluffy Christmas Package

Welcome to the Merry Fluffy Christmas Giveaway Event hosted by: And Then There Were Four. The prize package here at Mama on a Green Mission includes three AMAZING cloth diapers! The winner will receive the following: Thirsties Duo Diaper - choice of color/print Red Barn Nifty Nappy AI2 - choice of print GroVia OS Shell in the Nature Print (Snap Closure) Be sure to come back early in the week to check out my reviews of the … [Read more...]

Aden + Anais Review

Next up on my list of Must Haves is Aden + Anais. They have some amazing products!   I have adored Aden + Anais products for some time now! I first heard about them when I was pregnant with LA in 2009. My favorite products of theirs are the sleep bags and the swaddle blankets. In my opinion, these are baby must-haves!     Aden + Anais was started by a mama from Australia who remembered her mother and grandmother's … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday – Our Baby News!!!

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Real Nappies #ClothDiaper Review

Real Nappies is from New Zealand where they have become the leading reusable cloth diaper! In New Zealand the word nappies refers to what we here in the US refer to as diapers. Real Nappies in New Zealand would mean Real Diapers here. Real Nappies are available in four different sizes: newborn, infant, crawler and toddler. Real Nappies are prefolds with covers. We were sent a nappy intro pack, which includes the crawler size of a … [Read more...]