Articles about Green Living

Replace Common Ingredients with Healthier Options from Carrington Farms!

By Amber

February 18th, 2019
Thank you to Carrington Farms for sending me product. As always, all opinions are my own.It's getting to be a very long winter in Minnesota, and lately our very cold days have been filled with a lot of baking to make the time pass. While it's been fun to find and create new meals and desserts, it's also made me very conscious of the products we're consuming. We've made leaps and bounds over the past few years improving the nutritional value and safety of the foods we buy, but there's always room Read more [...]

Godai Organic Soap Review + Giveaway

By Amber

January 21st, 2019
Thank you to Godai for sending me product. As always, all opinions are my own.Since giving birth to our daughter five years ago, I've been phasing out as many chemicals as possible from our home. Before having kids I honestly didn't consider the toxic ingredients we were putting in and on our bodies, but when our daughter was born with very sensitive skin I started to realize it was an issue. I'd always thought I had asthma because when we'd clean our apartment I'd get very wheezy and have trouble Read more [...]

Green Chef : An Organic, Convenient Meal Subscription Service

By Amber

January 17th, 2019
Thank you to Green Chef for sending me a sample box. As always, all opinions are my own.Do you ever get into a dinner rut and feel like you're serving the same meals week after week? I've been going through one of those lately and have been feeling defeated about the lack of variety in my family's diet. We try to buy organic whenever possible and strive to meet healthy food guidelines for each meal including a large variety of fresh veggies, fruits, and meats. However, I'm not great at meal prep Read more [...]

Improve Your Gut Health and Excel at Intermittent Fasting with Pique Tea Crystals

By Amber

January 15th, 2019
Thank you to Pique for sending me samples to facilitate this post. As always, all opinions are my own. This post contains affiliate links.When it comes to self care, I've definitely been slacking since I had kids. As a mom, I've always felt like their needs need to come before mine. It doesn't matter how often I hear "you can't pour from an empty cup", it's always been on my mind that I can't do certain things because I need to put my kids first. However, after putting some serious though into Read more [...]

Reach Your Water Drinking Resolutions with Tree Tribe Eco Water Bottles

By Amber

January 8th, 2019
Thank you to Tree Tribe for sending me these awesome water bottles! As always, all opinions are my own.At the beginning of every year I make a resolution to drink more water. Throughout the year I have ups and downs where I do really great for awhile and then I fall off the wagon. I think it's especially hard for me to remember to drink enough water in the winter because it's just so cold in Minnesota. Summer is much easier, because I'm always thirsty from the heat! This year I started 2019 with Read more [...]