Articles about Green Living

Love Sun Body: Sunscreen That Is Safe For Your Body And The Planet

I received product from Love Sun Body to facilitate this post.  As always, all opinions are my own. We are SO ready for summer here in Minnesota.  Because did you hear that we had a big snowstorm in May this year!?  Yes, MAY!  Instead of the old adage 'April showers bring May flowers'.  We received snow.  I had literally just put our winter gear away a few days previously because it truly felt like spring had sprung.  And then Mother Nature laughed and got the last word.  But now that we're Read more [...]

Choose to Reuse – Our Family’s Earth Day Pledge

By Amber

April 22nd, 2019
I've partnered with Zak to share our family's Earth Day pledge in exchange for a Zak Alfalfa Tumbler and goodies. As always, all opinions are my own.The other day at our homeschool co-op, we were discussing Earth Day and what we can do to celebrate it. Our five year old daughter chimed in with "every day is Earth day!" and as soon as she said it, I thought "you're absolutely right!" Earth Day really is something we should celebrate and think about each day. In our world of convenience, it's easy Read more [...]

How and Why I Sleep on the Floor Featuring Joybed

By Lakota

April 16th, 2019
Thank you to Joybed for providing me with product in exchange for review purposes. All opinions belong to me.  My husband and I have been floor sleeping for about two months. I first found out and considered floor sleeping after reading articles regarding the incredibly toxic materials most mattress are made out of. Not only are these chemicals toxic for your health but they are also non bonded. Non bonded chemicals mean that every time you touch or bump or move on the mattress these toxic chemicals Read more [...]

Fridge Coaster – Never Scrub Your Refrigerator Again! {Be A Tester + Giveaway}

I received product from Fridge Coaster to facilitate this post.  All opinions are my own. Over the past couple of months, I've mentioned that we've done some pretty extensive renovations.  Because what started small, ended up morphing into things I've been dreaming of for over 15 years.  So now that the chaos is almost over, I'm super excited to be adding some finishing touches to our home.  Along with some plants, new curtains, accent pieces, and granite counter tops, we also purchased a new Read more [...]

Simply Earth Essential Oils Subscription Box Review

By Amber

March 31st, 2019
Thank you to Simply Earth for sending me product in exchange for this review. As always, all opinions are my own. This post contains affiliate links.We are avid essential oil users, so when I heard about Simply Earth and their monthly subscription box, I knew it was something I needed to get my hands on. Rather than using harsh chemicals in our home, we prefer to use natural products and complement them with essential oils. This is true for things like cleaners, laundry detergent, lotion, body Read more [...]