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Ten Ways to Reuse Wipes Containers

So you know that we use disposable wipes in our home so you can imagine we have lots of wipes containers laying around. We do care about the amount of trash we leave behind (err... sit out each week) so we are always trying to find ways to reuse the containers. Our baby wipes tubs from Earth's Best make great containers for so many things! We love Earth's Best wipes but don't want to throw away all of those tubs! Take a look at how we've been … [Read more...]

Earth’s Best – An Eco-Friendly Diapering Choice

Earth's Best Diapers

When I was pregnant with LA I wanted to cloth diaper, but I was scared. There were so many unknowns. I am so incredibly thankful that I did go through with it, however, we do not cloth diaper 100% of the time. For those mamas who do not use cloth 100% of the time or you just don't feel it's the right choice for you please know that Earth's Best has a fabulous eco-friendly alternative for you. Earth's Best Chlorine Free Diapers are a great … [Read more...]

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

EarthsBestWipes

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...]

Use Instagram to Turn Your Baby Into the Next Baby Foodie

Earth's Best on Instagram

I am an Earth’s Best blogger and was not compensated for this post, however I am sent products from the company. Full disclosure at the bottom. My new found love in the app world on my iPhone is Instagram. I love it! Then again, I am a person who loves pictures and can't get enough pictures of my little ones! Many of us spend much of our day taking numerous photos of our little ones to share with family and friends; especially during mealtime … [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...]

In Dire Search of Conditioner

Earth's Best Conditioner

Yes, we are in dire search of conditioner! Being an Earth's Best ambassador, they send us a few products each month to use. A few months ago they included the Tangle Taming Conditioner in the Fruit Punch scent and someone in this family fell in love with this product. Dare I say who? ;) The Conditioner Love Well, you know I have to tell you the story...my husband is the one who fell in love with this product! I know, I can't believe it … [Read more...]

Kitchen Recycling Helps the Planet

Recycling Items from our Kitchen and More

I never realized just how many things can be recycled from the kitchen. Every week we pile up things to be recycled and most of it comes from our kitchen! I've mentioned before that my husband takes our recyclables in every Saturday morning so until then we just collect it in our basement. I am also big on EVERY thing makes a difference and recycling is something I've tried to get better and better at! We recycle cardboard boxes from … [Read more...]

Check Out the New Earth’s Best Veggie Purees!

Earth's Best's New Veggie Purees

We get so excited about new products from Earth's Best! This month, Earth’s Best introduced new Organic Veggie Purees! These tasty purees offer a healthy meal for your baby, rich in Vitamin A, E, C and Zinc. The new Veggie Purees are available in four delicious flavors including Sweet Potato & Beets, Carrots & Broccoli, Pumpkin & Spinach and Squash & Sweet Peas. Adding to Earth’s Best current line of pouch products including … [Read more...]

Are Veggies and Fruits Difficult Foods in Your House?

Sometimes it is easier to clean the entire house than to get my little ones to eat veggies. We don't have much of a problem with fruits, but veggies? It's an issue. When I do have luck in getting them to eat veggies, I take full advantage of it. Last night Addy was loving carrots and peas and she got a tummy full! She just kept eating and eating them and I sure let her! :) Earth’s Best has put together an educational video about starting your … [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...]

Questions You’ve Asked About Earth’s Best

Earth's Best Jars and Pouches BPA Free Recyclable

I love being a part of the Earth's Best blogging team and learning more and more about them with each post. I've been asked by some of you questions about recycling and BPA when it comes to the Earth's Best jars and pouches. I love it when you have interest and ask questions if I don't know the answers, I'll do my best to find out for you! I wasn't 100% sure about some of the answers to your questions regarding recycling and BPA so I … [Read more...]

LA’s Stocking Goodies

Earth's Best Stocking Stuffers

I posted a special series earlier this month called the 12 Days of Stocking Stuffers with Earth's Best so I wanted to show you the results of LA's stocking for Christmas this year! We did lots of Earth's Best products and he was super excited to see lots of his favorite treats! I was disappointed that we couldn't find the Earth's Best tooth paste that I posted about, but we still used lots of our favorite products! We included a fruit … [Read more...]

Organize with Baby Food Jars!

Organize with Baby Food Jars

I love sharing with you how we reuse our baby food jars and I just found another use for them! Our cabinets in our bathroom have been very unorganized and things easily fall out when we open them. I HAD to find a solution and baby food jars from Addy's Earth's Best food came to the rescue! Take a look at our before and after: See how much better it looks after cleaning up just one corner?! I will definitely be adding more of these for … [Read more...]

12 Days of Stocking Stuffers with Earth’s Best (Day 12)

Earth's Best Snack Bars

Welcome to the last day of the 12 Days of Stocking Stuffers with Earth's Best! Christmas is just a few days away so I hope you have your list of favorite Earth's Best products that I've featured for stockings so you can rush out and get them! Can you believe that Christmas is almost here already? I hope you've enjoyed the individual focus on products and I hope you've gotten some great ideas for stuffing your little ones' stockings! Have you … [Read more...]

Jars vs Pouches – Which is the Better Choice for Your Family?

This month we've talked about both Earth’s Best pouches and jarred products…so which do you choose? Each use both in our family for both our baby and our toddler. We believe there is a time and a place for both and you don’t have to make a choice to just enjoy one or the other. Each has their own benefits and the chart below will help you make better informed decisions!   Do you find your family using both also? Do you prefer one to … [Read more...]

12 Days of Stocking Stuffers with Earth’s Best (Day 11)

Rice Crisp Cereal Bars

Welcome to the 11th day of the 12 Days of Stocking Stuffers with Earth's Best! Christmas is just a few days away and we have just today and tomorrow left in this series!! Can you believe it? I hope you've enjoyed the individual focus on products and I hope you've gotten some great ideas for stoffing your little ones' stockings! Have you bought any of the Earth's Best suggested stocking stuffers yet? With so many sweets around this time of … [Read more...]

12 Days of Stocking Stuffers with Earth’s Best (Day 10)

Happy Snax

Welcome to the tenth day of the 12 Days of Stocking Stuffers with Earth's Best! Christmas is just a few days away! Are you ready? Have you bought any of the Earth's Best suggested stocking stuffers yet? With so many sweets around this time of year, making sure I put healthy items in my children's stockings for Christmas is very important to me. I'm taking these 12 days to share with you 12 of our all-time favorite Earth's Best items that make … [Read more...]

Looking Ways to Add Nutrition to Family Meals?

Lasagna Ingredients

So, in the past few weeks baby Addy has decided that she is done with baby food. She will go on an eating strike if we try to give it to her. We have some leftover jars of baby food that I now need to figure out what to do with. I recently made lasagna and found that it's super easy to add some extra nutrition to the meal just by adding some baby food! Check this out! These are my normal ingredients for my lasagna: noodles, hamburger, sauce … [Read more...]

Including Whole Grains in Your Baby’s Diet

Fruit & Whole Grain Baby Food

The early years of a child’s life are instrumental in developing food preferences and tastes. A whole grain possesses natural nutrition and a unique rich flavor. In fact, whole grains are so good for you that the USDA recommends that 3 of our grain servings each day are made up of whole grains. Whole grains have fiber, vitamins and minerals and when children begin eating whole grains early, they tend to develop a preference for those flavors for … [Read more...]