When I was pregnant with baby Juliza, I had all these grandiose ideas about how I was going to do everything differently this time: All her clothes and bedding would be organic, I’d make all her baby food at home, and we’d use cloth diapers. Fast forward to my current days of chasing an active… Continue reading Support Baby Products Made in the USA
I have spent a lot of time lamenting the lack of clothing options for women like me. Women who care for the Earth and care about how and where our clothes were made, but who also want to look fabulous and happen to be plus sized. Thankfully, that is beginning to change, and I love… Continue reading Outfits: Three of a (Green) Kind + a LNBF Giveaway
A few years ago, I was THAT mom: The one who was militant about making sure everything I bought had some sort of eco-friendly story behind it. It had to be organic, or made of recycled materials or FSC-certified wood, or acquired secondhand, or made by Fair Trade artisans. I’m not that mom any more.… Continue reading Wild Mint Makes it Easy to Find Natural Products
She’s wearing: SOFT organic Stacy snap-front dress Â | Â Sam & Libby flats from Target When it comes to organic clothes for kids, there is a dead zone from about size 8 until they’re big enough to wear adult sizes as if they should wear just onesies during that period (funny enough but onesies are available… Continue reading Kid Style: Soft Organic Clothing + Giveaway!
Iâ€™M WEARING:Â Cork handbag and bracelet courtesy of Pelcor Â | Old Navy initial sweaterÂ | Â Jordache skinny jeans from WalmartÂ | Thrifted Plenty by Tracy Reese ankle boots (here in dark brown and similar) | Â Alex and Ani bracelets Â |Â Walmart necklace Â | Â Knit hat from Payless (aff) As a plus sized woman, I learned long ago that, unfortunately,… Continue reading Outfit: Put a Cork in It
When I began my green journey about 5 years ago, I admit I was a bit militant about it. I essentially demanded change from myself and my family, in everything from our shopping and recycling habits to the lotion we put on our skin. It was a tough transition, but it worked. We switched most… Continue reading Shop for your Green Baby at Walmart.com
It’s been a while since I’ve written a deal post, but with the holidays approaching, I’ve been on the lookout for great deals on gifts, particularly eco-friendly gifts. I came across this yesterday and had to share. Sprout Watches are on sale at Pure Citizen this week. I actually have one of these, and I… Continue reading Sprout Eco-Friendly Watches 60% Off at Pure Citizen
You know that “arm party” trend that you’re seeing everywhere? Well, I’m completely here for that. Perfect excuse to wear all my bracelets at the same time. Well, not ALL of them, but several, at least. While most of my wrist candy has come from thrifting, DIY projects, the sale rack at Target and gifts… Continue reading It’s an Eco-Friendly Arm Party!