Dear mom who is run down, looks like a hot mess, feels like she can't remember who she is, is sure she is failing, feels guilty because she is secretly angry inside, is convinced her life is a hamster wheel, but somehow loves being with these amazing little people even more than she is frustrated... Continue Reading →
How To Get Your House In Order In Only 5 Simple Steps (for REAL people)
Let's face it--we all want a clean house. Having a clutter filled home has actually been linked to depression for women, is scientifically bad for those with adrenal fatigue, and makes us all feel yucky. Inadequate. Overwhelemed. Irritated. You know, yucky. The bigger problem, is that while there are great ideas out there, like... Continue Reading →
Tips for Stain Removal + Win your own Frigidaire Affinity Series!
The following is a guest post sent to me by the Frigidaire team. I must be honest--the only reason I opened the email is because new appliances by Frigidaire make me drool. I have a vision of having a beautiful laundry room some day, and I want a washer and dryer from them to be... Continue Reading →
ecoSTORE USA Laundry Liquid and Wool Wash Review
ecoSTORE USA contacted me quite a while ago to do a review for them. After checking out their website and seeing how dedicated they are to making cleaning products (home, pet, and person) that actually live up to their claim of being natural and "green," I obviously said yes--send me some stuff to try! Like... Continue Reading →
My First Day As A SAHM
I’ve been home now for almost three weeks after being taken off of work early due to pre-labor symptoms. My midwife thought that if I didn’t have the stress of work, then my contractions, cramping, and trouble breathing would subside. I thought it would, too. Then, I met my toddler. Let me preface this by... Continue Reading →
Seventh Generation Giveaway–no one has entered!
Did you enter the Seventh Generation Giveaway yet? No, you haven't, because as I write this...no one has entered! It ends on May 31st, so get to it and win yourself a great and green cleaning package!Visit http://lifemoresimply.blogspot.com/2010/05/seventh-generation-mother-nature.html
Charlie’s Soap Review & Giveaway
A big thanks to A Mother's Boutique for being a big sponsor of the Baby Mama Shower!Charlie's Soap Review and GiveawayMy first experience with Charlie’s Soap was shortly after we started using cloth diapers. We tried using a Tide detergent for them and sure enough, pretty soon our diapers were leaking. After stripping them, we... Continue Reading →
Seventh Generation Mother Nature Contest!
Win a green home makeover! Seventh Generation is giving away an awesome $5,000 green home makeover to one really lucky lady...The contest, which runs from now until May 31, asks you to nominate your “Mother Nature,” a person that has been inspirational to you by making their home, community and/or environment safer and healthier. The... Continue Reading →
Rockin’ Green Soap Review & Giveaway
A big thanks to A Mother's Boutique for being a big sponsor of the Baby Mama Shower!Rockin' Green Soap Review & GiveawayRockin' Green Soap is a powdered laundry detergent used for cleaning cloth diapers (well, and other clothes, too). Newer on the market, a lot of cloth diaper users still haven't tried it and I... Continue Reading →
Seventh Generation *New* Disinfectant Line Giveaway!
Thanks to A Mother's Boutique for being a big sponsor of the Baby-Mama Shower Event!Seventh Generation Disinfectant Cleaning Kit GiveawayOne of the things that every expecting mother does before the birth of her child is clean. Some call this "nesting" while others just call it "necessary." Either way, cleaning is something that must be done... Continue Reading →