DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub with Essential Oils

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This has to be one of the best teacher gift ideas I've seen in awhile! Here's a recipe from a friend for making a VERY easy DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub. I've included photos on the process and a printable for cute labels. ADORABLE! Use your favorite Essential Oil company for the Peppermint Essential Oils portion! DIY Peppermint Sugar … [Read more...]

Beating Summertime Boredom with Kiwi Crate

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This isn't our first review with Kiwi Crate but it's been awhile. The last box we got was in 2011! So let me give you the update: is a monthly subscription based service. Each month your box comes with two crafts or projects for your kids to interact with. All the pieces are there and there are fun instructions included. There's … [Read more...]

Spread the Love – Recycle Your Kids Toys with Second Chance Toys


So many toys. We go through so many toys in our house. I feel like it's out of control and every few months I'll go through the basement and have a mass purging out of frustration.  If I'm good, I donate the toys that are still in decent shape to our local preschool.  Other times, I bag everything up for Goodwill.  And when I'm reeeeeally … [Read more...]

Eco-friendly Holiday Gift Ideas from Plan Toys


I've been a fan of Plan Toys for awhile now. My boys had several of their toys as toddlers. I just love a brand that's eco-friendly and uses sustainable materials in their products like Plan Toys does. Their toys are made out of from preservative-free rubberwood and they are one of the leading companies to create new material and process to … [Read more...]

Safer Cleaning with Seventh Generation Specialty Cleaners


Seventh Generation has just made cleaning more of your house easier - and safer - with their new line of specialty products. As you would expect from this eco-friendly leader, all products are non-toxic, biodegradable, free of phosphates and scented only with essential oils. Wood Cleaner: Scented with calming Lemon Chamomile, this cleanses, … [Read more...]

40% off Vine Street Market Bags & A Review


I totally adore these bags!!  I have been using my Vine Street Market Bag for all sorts of things lately - it makes a great beach bag, grocery bag, soccer bag (it fits two kids worth of cleats & accessories) and I love the hip look! As they say on the site, these bags are great for the fashionably eco lifestyle!  Love it, right?   They're … [Read more...]

Back to School With Planetbox Lunch Box


Here's what back-to-school really means: back to schedules, back to homework and of course, back to making lunches. This school year, my first grader started back to school with this cool lunch carrier - the Rover Lunch Box from Planetbox. This eco-friendly, stainless steel lunch box has been a hit for my first grader (and me!) during the first two … [Read more...]

Why I’m Not Using Eco-Friendly Cleaners Anymore


There's something about the allure of the cleaning aisle...all those pretty bottles all lined up. Especially the eco-friendly ones. I find the packaging and marketing of the green cleaners to be even more appealing - beside them being better for the Earth. But I've said sayonara to my cleaners. Now I'm using an amazing product to clean, sanitize, … [Read more...]

Out of Line: A Eco Friendly Fashion Line GIVEAWAY!

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When it comes to fashion it's important to feel good in the clothes that you are wearing. Not all fabrics feel good when they touch your skin, but when you find a line that feels good and looks good, it's my responsibility to share it with all of you. Out of Line Fashion is a fashion line that covers all the bases. It feels good to the skin, looks … [Read more...]

Free Full Sized Moisturizer & Free Shipping on TODAY ONLY


Today only, in honor of Earth Day, get a full sized moisturizer and free shipping on with the purchase of $30 of other product. You pick - use coupon code EARTH to get the Starting Over moisturizer and coupon code DAY to get A Perfect World moisturizer. … [Read more...]