Love Your Library @TheEcoChic

Why I Love the Library

April 25, 2013 by Calley Pate, 4 Comments

The school my kids are going to this year doesn't have a library.  It's a small charter school and the location they attend is brand new so they haven't even begun building their library collection.  Each teacher has their own classroom set of books but it doesn't really... Read More

Eating snow

There’s Snow and Stonyfield Smoothies in Utah (and on the Moon)

April 24, 2013 by Calley Pate, 11 Comments

  I have you confused with the title don't I?  Snowing?  Smoothies?  Utah?  The Moon?  What happened after my trip to Blissdom last month?  I teased you with it a few weeks ago but (as time always does) time slipped away from me.  When I boarded my flight from... Read More


An Earth Day Award…to My Mom!

April 23, 2013 by Calley Pate, Leave a comment

I received an email about halfway through the day yesterday from my mom asking me to give her a call at work.  Of course I picked up the phone and called to see what was up.  She was super excited and all bubbly about another email she sent me (which I didn't see yet).  I... Read More

Pin Around the World Together

Pin Around the World with #worldadventure

April 19, 2013 by Calley Pate, 47 Comments

I See Me! creates beautiful children's books that are personalized with your child's name.  To celebrate Earth month and the newest I See Me! storybook, My Very Own World Adventure, we are hosting a Twitter Party to help inspire you and encourage you to complete your My World... Read More


Go With GEN-Y Twitter Party – #GOWITHGENY

April 18, 2013 by Calley Pate, 235 Comments

Join us for an evening of fun with GEN-Y diapers and some amazing guest panelists as we celebrate the new GEN-Y GO Bags.  Rumor has it that a new print will be revealed... When: Tuesday, April 30th Time: 9-10 pm ET Hashtag: #GOWITHGENY Hosts: @GENYdiapers and @TheEcoChic Guest... Read More

Tips for making your stay-cation an adventure @TheEcoChic

Tips for Making Your Stay-cation an Adventure

April 12, 2013 by Calley Pate, Leave a comment

Who says you have to go someplace to have a vacation?  Would you like some tips on how to make your next stay-cation an adventure with your family?  Join me today on the I See Me blog to see how you can act like a tourist, have a family scavenger hunt, or even plan your next... Read More


An Adventure in Swim Lessons

April 11, 2013 by Calley Pate, 2 Comments

This week marked a pretty important milestone for us; Lil B started swim lessons for the first time.  Not only is this her first time in swim lessons, it's her first time in any type of class outside of school.  She turned 4 in January and up until this week wouldn't voluntarily... Read More

Tips for Celebrating Earth Day with Children @TheEcoChic

Tips for Celebrating Earth Day with Your Children

April 10, 2013 by Calley Pate, 2 Comments

Do your kids share the love of nature with you?  How do you teach them to be good environmental stewards and take care of the gifts that have been given to us?  Earth Day is a good reminder for us to teach these lessons to our children; not just one day a year but every day.... Read More

GCDC2013 Twitter Party @TheEcoChic

Great Cloth Diaper Change 2013 – Twitter Party

April 9, 2013 by Calley Pate, 233 Comments

The Great Cloth Diaper Change (GCDC) 2013 is just a little over a week away!  Join us on Thursday, April 18th as we kickoff this years event with a Twitter Party. This is the 3rd annual GCDC event to raise awareness about cloth diapers and help break a Guinness World Record... Read More

Love Your Mother Earth Sweepstakes @TheEcoChic

Love Your Mother Earth Promotion and Giveaway

April 8, 2013 by Calley Pate, Leave a comment

In honor of Earth Day (April 22nd) I'd like to spoil my readers and fans with some gifts from a few of my sponsors.  Each one of my sponsors for this giveaway has made a commitment to Love Your Mother Earth by creating eco-friendly products for you and your family. How do... Read More