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Give Green This Year with prAna and Avacado + Discount Codes!

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Making small green changes in our home is something that's made living a greener lifestyle easier. I make goals of changing one small thing at a time. It doesn't get overwhelming, it makes for an easy transition. In the past I've written about ways to go green in the bathroom, small things that can make your kitchen greener but today I want to tell you about a few products I've found recently that will help you "green" the clothing you wear and … [Read more...]

The Perfect Preschool Age Gift from Leapfrog

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Big brother and big sister are in school all day now. Entertaining our three year old can be tricky when she's become accustomed to having siblings around. Although she is in preschool a few days a week, we feel strongly about making her fun at home educational when possible, too. With Leapfrog, it's been easy! We were recently sent their new Tad's Get Ready for School Book for review and, with the holidays just around the corner, thought it … [Read more...]

Easy Gifting with TENA® MEN™ for National Caregivers Month

April Gatewood - Mama on a Green Mission

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TryTENAMEN #CollectiveBias Getting older is tough. My husband is in his forties and I turned forty earlier this year. I've mentioned to him how I just don't feel as young as I did in the past. I don't have the energy, the memory, or even the motivation I once had. All of those things become irrelevant when you see a parent or grandparent … [Read more...]

How do I print photos? Amazon Prints! Plus $1000 of Amazon Gift Cards to be Won!

Amazon Photos for Prints

Photo geek? Yes, that's me. I take TONS of photos. In fact, I'm that woman who has literally thousands of photos on her phone. We've been slowly decorating our new home since we bought it in September and when it comes to the personal touches I love having photos around. I bought a few frames that have several 4x6 spaces for photos of family and we also have other frames on the mantle and on our TV stand. How do I print my photos to decorate my … [Read more...]

Celebrate Every Occasion with Customized Jewelry from Origami Owl

Customized Jewelry from Origami Owl

I'll be honest, I don't wear a lot of jewelry. There are a few companies that I will go crazy over though and Origami Owl is one of them. I wanted an Origami Owl necklace for a very long time. I bought my first necklace last year and I only bought the top piece of the locket and a chain and some charms. I was left without the back to put it all together. It sat in my drawer for way too long before I got to actually enjoy it. Do me a favor … [Read more...]

Celebrate Winter with the Gift of Handmade Jewelry

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Handmade items are always a hit with me. I love seeing creativity at it's best. Jewelry is something I love but don't often buy for myself. It's just one of those extras I don't focus on. When I get the gift of jewelry though I am always delighted. Handmade jewelry is a plus! When I first saw the gorgeous creations from Sweet Charm Elegance my heart skipped a beat! First, you have to understand me with the color blue. I am drawn to it. Like … [Read more...]

Shop at Best Buy for the Latest Cameras and Camcorders this Holiday #HintingSeason

Sony at Best Buy

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Are you shopping for the latest cameras and/or camcorders this holiday season? I know a few people who have cameras on their lists this year and let me tell you...Best Buy is the place to go! Best Buy is the ultimate destination for the latest cameras and camcorders to capture your high-stakes … [Read more...]

Finish Your Shopping with Holiday Gift Ideas from Best Buy

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Disclosure: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. This year, I don't think I have one friend who isn't looking for techy-type gifts for at least one person on their holiday list. I still have several people to buy for that want something that I'll happily be able to find right at my local Best Buy! Best Buy has awesome family gifts, gifts … [Read more...]

Practical Gifts for Women from Carhartt

Carhartt Christmas Gifts

Sometimes we women like to be treated to the best, but also get a gift that's practical and needed. This year I've partnered with Carhartt to tell you about their amazing products for women that make incredible gifts. Living in Michigan, I definitely need a coat in the fall/winter. Did you know that Carhartt offers women's coats that aren't their typical work gear style? Don't get me wrong, I love some traditional Carhartt, but having something … [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...]

The LG OLED is Available at Best Buy – The Holiday Shopping Destination this Christmas #HintingSeason

LG OLED at Best Buy #HintingSeason

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. My husband LOVES watching television. I'm sure most women can say that, right? He's always drooling over the latest and greatest televisions when we visit Best Buy. Did you know that the new LG OLED is now available at our favorite holiday shopping destination? Yes, Best Buy is carrying it and my hubby … [Read more...]

College Care Packages Made Easy with Bigelow Tea and Target #TrendTea

Bigelow Tea found at Target #TrendTea

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. This year we have so many people we know sending their children off to college! With our son being a freshman in college this fall along with all of his friends, a nephew of ours, and two of our nieces returning to college we have a lot of people to think about. That's a lot of college students! As a mama, I love providing care packages to … [Read more...]

Sibling Gifts Made Easy with Lalaloopsy

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It's important to my husband and I to make our little ones feel special when their baby sister arrives. We don't want them to feel left out in any way. One thing I really wanted to do this time around was sibling gifts. Courtney and I agreed that this was an important thing to include in our baby event as well. When Lalaloopsy agreed to be part of the event we knew our little girls would be thrilled with their Lalaloopsy babies that we received … [Read more...]