Articles about Green Living

NaturOli Soap Nut Based Personal Care Review

By Lakota

July 25th, 2017
Thank you to NaturOli for providing product in exchange for review purposes. All opinions belong to me. I consider hair care a life long search. I find some shampoo and conditioner I like and then move on to the next after a few months of it building up on my hair. My shampoo search is always to find something natural with the least amount of chemicals in it. NaturOli has a shampoo that meets those guidelines. With a base of soap nuts I can be rest assured that the soap portion cleaning my Read more [...]

Why I choose a Reel Mower for my lawn!

By Lakota

June 30th, 2017
Thank you to Fiskars for providing me with a Reel mower in exchange for review purposes. All opinions belong to me. As the runner of the household, I make a lot of decisions for our home. One of the main choices I try to make often is reducing our carbon footprint and choosing more eco friendly options where ever I can. We don't buy paper kitchen products or plastic kitchen products and do our best to use reusable at every possible opportunity.An area we had yet to reduce is our lawn Read more [...]

Zipzicles ~ Make Ice Pops At Home + Giveaway (US) 6/17

With Summer officially here and school work complete, the kids are spending a great deal of time outdoors.  As they run around and burn off all that Winter energy, they need to stay hydrated as well as eat some nutritious snacks.  I like convenience just as much as the next person, however, the number of ingredients that I can't even pronounce in many products at the grocery store scares me.  That's not even to mention the absurd amount of sugar too.  One treat that my kids adore and beg for Read more [...]

Eco Vessel BOSS Growler {Perfect For Dad!} + Giveaway (US) 6/15

Just lately, my husband has been asking me to find him a really great water bottle.  Previously, he had an insulated plastic one and it just wasn't cutting it any more.  The cover would pop open and the water would taste terrible after less than 12 hours.  Since I've been a huge fan of Eco Vessel bottles for years, I immediately headed to their website to see if they'd have an option that would be sufficient for him.  Thankfully, they came to my rescue! Sending a big thank you to Eco Vessel Read more [...]

Ruby Rockets ~ Fruit and Veggie Frozen Pops

By Lakota

May 13th, 2017
Thank you to Ruby Rockets for providing me product in exchange for review purposes. All opinions are my own. Having healthy snacks is so important in my family's house. When we go grocery shopping often times my kids get stuck in the junk food isles asking if we can get each thing because of who's on the outside of the box. There are a lot of time in the grocery store when I feel like a "No Mom". The more healthy options I have to offer my kids the better I feel about each outing. When the kids Read more [...]