April 24, 2014

Healthy Living Resources

With Earth Day being this week I thought it would be the perfect time to share with you my favorite healthy living blogs. A House in the Hills | Fruit Leather Chalkboard Mag | DIY Floral Syrups DIY Natural | Homemade Natural Kids Toothpaste The Kind Life | Alicia Silverstone's new book, The Kind Mama The best thing about all these blogs is that they have such well rounded content. From recipes, to exercise, green living tips to...READ MORE

September 11, 2013

Natural Tie Dye DIY Results

As promised here are the results of my natural tie dye project. One of the fun things about this was that I involved little miss Piper. She enjoyed watching the fabrics transform into colorful wonders. I will say the beets were the most disappointing. I thought they would be vibrant but the color came out super dull and almost a brown tone. Everywhere I read says to simmer your ingredients for about 1 hour, but I think the beets could have used less time....READ MORE

August 5, 2013

Mom Monday {lunchbox round-up}

With school starting soon I thought it would be fun to share a few lunchbox finds I have been collecting. I love how these are all eco-friendly, and the bento versions really help promote a healthy, well-balanced meal. Enjoy! 1 Reusable bamboo spoon and fork in one!! 2 Waste Free lunch kit 3 Leak-proof cooler bag/lunch box 4  A fun take on the bento box 5 The ultimate bento 6 Laptop lunches 7 The eco-lunchbox 8 Machine washable...READ MORE

February 25, 2013

Mom Monday {The Stitch Farm}

This post is very dear to my heart. I am so proud to share with you this beautiful work from Barbara of The Stitch Farm, who also happens to be my amazing mother. The idea started for her when she wanted to make something for sweet Piper. She had a lot of old cashmere sweaters that were out of style, or had holes in them...and the idea for the Stitch Farm was born. She began by making these adorable bunnies, that are so soft and cuddly. The collection...READ MORE

July 9, 2012

Mom Monday {summer essentials}

With summer in full swing, and trips to the pool becoming more regular, I thought I would share with you my summer essentials for Piper. Most are things that are tried and true, a few are things I am dying to try. 1.With sunblock being the new hot topic for "is it safe for my kids", the Honest Company is my sunblock of choice. I know I can trust the safety of the product. Piper's has super sensitive skin and the fact that she has no reaction to it is...READ MORE