Cloth Diapering with Borrowed Planet Diapers (+Giveaway)

If you have been following along you will know that I have had my ups and downs with cloth diapers. I used a service for the first year with both of my kids when we were living in an apartment. When it became  too expensive for our student paycheck we tried some friend’s cloth diapers.…

Sustainable Gifts that will WOW Mom on Mother’s Day (+Giveaway)

Alright Mamas! You are important and need to be celebrated. Moms work hard every day to provide for their families and raise their children. And so… To celebrate, I have connected with sustainable brands and people to create an epic giveaway worth over $300!!! These companies are more than just a brand and actually care…

From Chips to Granola: Our Families Journey to a Monthly Garbage Jar

During the month of March, our family of 4 reduced our waste to a single small mason jar. We invited our readers to join in our Green UP Challenge, whether that meant reducing their waste to a single jar or choosing a smaller Green UP goal, like only using reusable coffee mugs. Everyone participating was…

Green UP Challenge: Zero waste living package GIVEAWAY

The Green UP Challenge during the month of March is over. Wednesday’s blog post will give you an insider look at our Green UP journey but today we celebrate the Earth.  We want to thank everyone who participated and followed along with an epic giveaway.  We are so excited  for our Zero Waste Living Package…

The Best Hydro Flask Hack that Will Change your Family Adventures

We love our Hydro Flasks and most people that use them will tell you that they love using them too! Hydro Flask is a company that designs a variety of different  water bottles, coffee flasks,  tumblers,  and  food flasks.  They are designed to keep your drinks or food hot up to 12 hours and cold…

The Righteous Vegans

I felt that the Green UP challenge would not be complete without touching on  food. More specifically, I wanted to touch on Veganism and why a plant based diet is attractive for those that choose a greener lifestyle. I turned to two  amazing friends and asked them to write about their family adventure with food.…