My family has lived in Georgia for a total of more than a decade, but I admit, we haven’t seen as much of it as we’d like. We’re creatures of habit, and we tend to frequent the same places we’ve always gone. That’s mostly my doing, I’m sure. I tend to prefer the familiar. But… Continue reading Kid Style: The Wonder of Nature with Tor Organics
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
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
There are a lot of things that I wish I could go back and do differently when my daughter was an infant. For one thing, I would’ve made the effort to breastfeed her for more than 2 days. Yes, it was painful, but I imagine the bonding time and health benefits would’ve far outweighed the… Continue reading Sprout Organic Baby Food Great for Time-Saving Green Moms
Today is Earth Day, and among the myriad ways that exist to commemorate the day, one of my biggest goals is to prove to people that sustainability can be incorporated into everyday life painlessly. In other words, it is a great idea to plant a tree or clean up a beach or roadside today, but… Continue reading Fashion Friday: Earth Day Casual with Timberland Earthkeepers