Nut-Free School Lunch Ideas – Fun With Lunch Series

September 24, 2014 by Calley Pate, Leave a comment

Have a little fun with your kids lunches this year.  You don’t have to spend hours creating beautiful Bento Boxes that look like Hello Kitty to make them fun.  Your kids will love the little touches and I promise, you can do this in less than 5 minutes! With an increased... Read More

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Whole Foods Clearwater Opens September 24th

September 23, 2014 by Calley Pate, 5 Comments

Set your alarms and get ready for the Grand Opening of the brand new Whole Foods Market in Clearwater this Wednesday (Sept 24th) morning at 9am.  They will be opening the store with a traditional bread breaking ceremony right at 9am.  Be one of the first 500 guests and you'll... Read More

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Easy {Healthy} Pre-Packed Lunch & Snack Ideas – Fun With Lunch Series

September 5, 2014 by Calley Pate, 1 Comment

Have a little fun with your kids lunches this year.  You don’t have to spend hours creating beautiful Bento Boxes that look like Hello Kitty to make them fun.  Your kids will love the little touches and I promise, you can do this in less than 5 minutes! In todays post I'm... Read More

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Donate 1 Diaper to Giving Diapers, Giving Hope for Diaper Need Awareness Week

September 5, 2014 by Calley Pate, Leave a comment

September 8-14, 2014 is Diaper Need Awareness week. This event was started by the National Diaper Bank Network to recognize the diaper gap in America. My friends at Giving Diapers, Giving Hope are part of the solution to diaper need. They’ve helped over 600 families and shipped... Read More

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Waste-Free Lunch Containers – Fun With Lunch Series

September 4, 2014 by Calley Pate, Leave a comment

Have a little fun with your kids lunches this year.  You don't have to spend hours creating beautiful Bento Boxes that look like Hello Kitty to make them fun.  Your kids will love the little touches and I promise, you can do this in less than 5 minutes! In the first part of... Read More

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What Makes a Lennar Home “Mommy Certified?” #MommyCertified

September 3, 2014 by Calley Pate, 3 Comments

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Lennar Tampa. The opinions shared are my own. For the past few months I've been working on the Mommy Certified campaign with Lennar Homes of Tampa.  Before I started working on this campaign I wondered, "what exactly is a Mommy Certified... Read More

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Sleepover Survival Tips For Parents

September 2, 2014 by Calley Pate, 1 Comment

...and when I say parents, I really mean you - mom! At 11 years old my son has only had about 3-4 sleepovers and they've all been at our house.  I'm starting to wonder if sleepovers are still a "thing" that kids do.  Regardless, this past weekend my son convinced me... Read More

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5 Reasons Skating Rinks Need Open Bars for Parents

August 28, 2014 by Calley Pate, 1 Comment

We are nearing the end of the second week of school and I just survived the first school skate night of the year....barely!  I am convinced that every skating rink needs to have an open bar for the parents and taxi's waiting outside to take them home afterwards. 5 Reasons... Read More

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Simple Fruit Leather Recipe

August 24, 2014 by Calley Pate, Leave a comment

What happens when you put GoGo Squeez applesauce in a food dehydrator?  You get a super easy and incredibly tasty fruit leather recipe! My husband just bought a food dehydrator and I've been having some fun playing with different fruits and veggies for the past 2 days.  Today... Read More

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EcoCentric Mom Box July/August Review

August 24, 2014 by Calley Pate, Leave a comment

If you’ve been visiting The Eco Chic for a while, I hope you’ve signed up for ecocentric mom boxes by now.  I’ve been revealing my mom boxes for over a year now and each one if so much fun to receive.  If you’ve signed up, leave a comment below and tell me what... Read More