The Truth About Styrofoam #WheelsforWishes

Fortunately, you don’t see as many places using Styrofoam these days as you used to.  However, there are some places that still do.  Here are some reasons why it’s so important to avoid using Styrofoam – bring your own to go containers if you need to!!    by Wheels For Wishes […]

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Kick Toxins Out! #FightToxins #MC

I was happy to pair up with Seventh Generation to help spread awareness about the importance of chemical reform in the United States.  I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Seventh Generation. I received a promotional item and product samples as a thank you for participating.  Did you know that […]

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Ways to Beat the Heat This Summer

Here are a few tips this summer for fun things to do – what do you like to do in the summer months? Sea shell mobile (Crafts with Found Objects) It’s always great when you can make items with objects in your backyard. Since we’re right by the Gulf, I’ve decided that we’ll make a […]

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DIY Household Cleaners

I love the Fall!  The cool air has inspired me to get to work cleaning the house lately.  Of course, now that I’m working, I don’t have a ton of extra time, but whether you go all out or not, these easy recipes for DIY cleaners will help you save money AND reduce your exposure […]

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Green Ways to Keep Pests at Bay!

Living in Florida, we have more than our fair share of bugs to deal with! I’m not fond of bugs, but I also want to limit my family’s exposure to DEET. Fortunately, there are a lot of options out there to help keep bugs at bay! Mosquitos: Remove standing water from your yard. When grilling, […]

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Start Your Own Green Business! Advice and Tips

Thanks to Penny for our special Earth Day guest post!    Hi, my name is Penny Bauder and I am the owner of Green Kid Crafts. Like so many children’s products, Green Kid Crafts is a mother’s invention, born out of need. I’m a busy working mom, but nothing is more precious to me than […]

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A Guide to Camping

It’s warm here today, after a week of drizzly weather.  It reminded me that soon we’ll be playing outside and camping again!  We love to camp – we have a pop-up camper, which makes it pretty comfortable, and we love that once you get “home” for the evening there is still space to run around […]

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Easy Ways to Go Green

I think we all want to be green and do the best we can to help the environment, but sometimes it can get overwhelming!  Here is a list of things that can help you go green and save some green to.  Best thing?  They’re all easy and inexpensive! Green Your Cleaning Environmentally friendly cleaners can […]

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