Author Archives: Calley Pate

Can your kids be friends?

Do your kids fight? Do they argue over the silliest things? Do they drive you insane with their petty jealousy? Maybe it’s time for a family vacation! My kids are almost 6 years apart in age so the sibling dynamics … Continue reading

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MightyNest Earth Day Challenge & Giveaway

Will you take the MightyNest Earth Day Challenge with me? Putting toxic chemicals under your arms stinks!  That’s why MightyNext, an internet retailer of extraordinarily high quality and safe products for your home and family, asked me to put non-toxic … Continue reading

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Got Stinky Pits?

Did you know that there are hidden toxins in most deodorants?  It’s been years since I put a traditional deodorant on, most of the ones you find at the grocery store or big box store contain aluminum, parabens, phthalates, synthetic … Continue reading

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#GCDC2014 Twitter Party & Prizes

It’s almost here, the 4th Annual Great Cloth Diaper Change (GCDC) is scheduled for Saturday, April 26th at 11am (local time).  To help build up some excitement about the diaper change we’ve decided to host a special Earth Day GCDC Twitter … Continue reading

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Peeps Bunny Trail Mix

What do you do with a big box of Peeps (thank you Peeps and Co) if you don’t want your kids to eat them all in one day?  Cook and make snacks of course!  I’m always looking for fun ways to … Continue reading

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gDiapers Partner with 5 Gyres for Clean Beaches this Earth Day

I’m really jealous that my baby is out of diapers with this new print from gDiapers!  For this Earth Day, gDiapers has partnered with 5 Gyres, a renowned environmental group known for its efforts to end plastic pollution.  With the … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Carvel Family Date Night

Wordless Wednesday sponsored by the sweet treats at Carvel Ice Cream Ending a fun family day with a little @CarvelIceCream pic.twitter.com/TyUPf6cKZ8 — Calley (@TheEcoChic) April 5, 2014   Follow @TheEcoChic on Facebook for a chance to win a $10 Carvel … Continue reading

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Peeps Waldorf Salad Recipe

What do you do with all that Easter candy if you want to moderate how much candy your kids eat?  I decided to have some fun and add some peeps to my favorite Waldorf Salad recipe.  As much as I … Continue reading

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Cloth Diaper Reviews Giveaway Event – Day 4

Welcome back!!  I know you’re excited to see what’s up for grabs today in the Cloth Reviews giveaway event.  Keep reading…. Welcome to Day 4 of the Cloth Reviews Grand Opening Giveaway Event! Together with 20+ bloggers and 10 cloth … Continue reading

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Cloth Reviews Giveaway Event: Day 3

It’s not like me to join in on these large giveaway events, but I have to admit it’s a lot of fun seeing mama’s win all these amazing diapers!!  Are you ready to see what’s up for grabs on Day … Continue reading

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