Organic Apple Pancake Recipe

Easy Organic Apple Pancake Recipe

I'm super fortunate to live in an area of the country that really supports local farms - a good thing - we're surrounded by them - and I love being able to get local, organic foods for my family. … [Read more...]

Getting excited to try toddler snacks by NurturMe!

toddler snacks

I just heard from one of my favorite PR reps that there are some new toddler snacks on the market! They're from a company called NurturMe. I haven't tried them yet - but I have some samples on the … [Read more...]

Natural goodies FOUND at Abe’s Market! #NaturalLiving

I love when I can go to one website and get all of my shopping done at one place. Especially when so many of the products for sale promote organic and natural living. If you haven't heard about Abe's … [Read more...]

10 things you can do to be eco-friendly for mom

1. Breakfast in bed. She’ll thank you for not buying her a meal at the local greasy spoon that’s 65% of the days calories because the portion size is so huge. 2. Skip Hallmark. First of all, by now … [Read more...]

It’s time to eliminate artificial food dyes…

Artificial Dyes

Last month my good friend Melissa found out her preschooler was allergic to artificial food dyes. Since then her world has turned into scrutinizing labels and a new level of menu planning. She had a … [Read more...]

Life is a Picnic Pack (and sometimes a box of chocolates)

Life is a Picnik Pack

Are you ready for Earth Day next week? I was so excited to receive a “Life is a Picnic Pack” from Diapers.com the other day. What’s a Picnic Pack you say? Green Toys, one of our favorite sponsors … [Read more...]

4/6 CHALLENGE: Give a meal an easy makeover!

USDA Seal

Your family’s food should be safe and nutritious because what’s more important than the health of your child? Choosing certified organic food is a simple way to help promote health. You can do it by … [Read more...]

3/23 CHALLENGE: Invent a Snack!

Sometimes it’s tricky getting kids to eat healthy snacks, but we know moms are capable of some very creative solutions. You can make your child’s snacks even healthier by using organic ingredients. … [Read more...]

Challenge #1, Part #1

organic potatoes

So here’s the plan… I’m headed to the store this afternoon if at all possible. I generally buy a lot of organic anyway but I am going to tighten it up a notch. 1.)  I will buy in bulk where I can – … [Read more...]

Your first Easy Organic Living Challenge: Save a dollar here, Shift a dollar there

Saving money

Here is your first Organic Living Challenge, should you chose to accept it. I do my grocery shopping on the weekend, so I'll be menu planning tomorrow, and I'll post more later this week. I'll also be … [Read more...]

The Dirty Dozen? There’s an App for that.

EWG Dirty Dozen

Well, we all know we should eat as organically as possible. I know it's expensive. And it gets confusing, especially when it comes to fruits and vegetables. … [Read more...]

I’m a Easy Organic Living Challenge Blogger!

Healthy Child Healthy World

I'm so excited! Yesterday, I received an email from the lovely Janelle Sorensen of Healthy Child Healthy World. I've been selected as one of the Easy Organic Living Challenge bloggers! I'll be … [Read more...]