Category Archives: Natural Parenting

Avocado, Lime, Banana, Coconut Yogurt Push Pops

Last week while shopping we found these adorable push pop molds and for $1.99 I couldn’t resist.  They sat hidden below the sink for a week until I decided what to put in them.  As I mentioned in my Avocado, … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Reducing Plastic in our Lives

Take a minute and look around you.  How much plastic do you see?  So many products that we use everyday are made of or stored in plastic.  Plastic will NEVER break down – EVER!  You may be able to upcycle … Continue reading

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5 Fun (and Rewarding) Summer Reading Challenges for Kids

Join these 5 fun summer reading challenges and your kids could win some great prizes. #bookitsummer #summerreading Continue reading

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Our Summer Bucket List

Today was officially the last day of the 2013-2014 school year!  I am now a mom to a Kindergartner and a Middle School kid.  Can someone please pinch me?  I have no idea how that happened; I mean my baby … Continue reading

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EcoCentric Mom “Mom & Baby” Box Review May/June

Ecocentric Mom Subscription Boxes are perfect gifts for a baby shower, birthday, or special occasion. Continue reading

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Smart Sun Safety Tips

Stay smart this summer with these sun safety tips for the whole family, including a review of my favorite sunscreens. Continue reading

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Bedtime Battles Continue

“I’m scared of the dark.” “There are monsters in my closet.” “I don’t want to sleep alone.” EVERY.SINGLE.NIGHT we go through this same routine with my 5 yr old daughter.  We have a pretty solid bedtime routine but some nights … Continue reading

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Win a 3-Day Ticket to Camp MommyCon in Denver

About 11 years ago my husband and I (and our baking baby boy) took a trip to Winter Park, CO just outside of Denver.  It was at the end of ski season and the slopes were closed.  Since I was … Continue reading

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The Perfect Mother’s Day

What would the perfect Mother’s Day look like to you? Would it be a vase full of flowers?  Breakfast in bed?  A handmade gift from your child?  An hour to yourself without your kids clawing at your legs?  A day … Continue reading

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The Sleepless Mama

…zzzzzzz! Oh, hi there friends!  You would think that having an hour to myself on an airplane I would actually catch up on some sleep, but instead I’m here!  8 days ago my son got sick with what I thought … Continue reading

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