My Experience with the Renewable Lifestyle Challenge

March 29, 2016

I don’t always make the most eco-friendly choices. However, it is never too late to begin making subtle changes in your life. With just one change, you can make a difference in your life and the world. I agreed to participate in a series of challenges that will help protect the world’s resources. The challenges include: choosing food and beverage products with renewable packaging, taking shorter showers, biking or walking whenever possible,…


Tazzini Stainless Reusable Bottles – Review & #GIVEAWAY – Ends 2/24

About Tazzini “Our mission is to inspire and empower healthy choices by offering products that use the safest, highest-quality materials. Our products are durable and 100% recylable at the end of their useful life. We are committed to helping consumers make that all-essential switch to REUSABLES like our bottles, to reduce waste and eliminate the need for recycling. Just as importantly, we hope that products that are unsafe and unhealthy…

February 11, 2012

Textiles By Teal – Review & Giveaway – CLOSED

Just because I want to switch to a greener lifestyle does not mean that I have to sacrifice style. Long gone are the days of boring brown or khaki bags. Textiles By Teal offers fashionable reusable bags in an array of prints that will be sure to please everyone!  I was able to review a set of three reusable bags from Textiles By Teal. The print is absolutely precious. The…

November 22, 2011

No More Bugz! Organic Insect Repelling Balm – Review

It’s summer, so that means mosquito galore! Those pesky critters can get crazy here. I live where the West Nile virus was rampant! Mosquitos are a huge problem. With so many insect repellents out there, it’s easy to get confused as to what actually works. Natural insect repellents are especially difficult to come across. Thankfully, Green Girls Market has makes that quest a whole lot simpler!   About Green Girls…

July 22, 2011

If You Care – Review and Giveaway – Ends 8/3

About If You Care If You Care was conceived of as a brand of environmentally friendly kitchen and household products. The first If You Care products were unbleached coffee filters, and they were launched in 1990. These were the first unbleached coffee filters in the U.S. Parchment Baking Paper and Baking Cups soon followed. All of the paper products were unbleached and totally chlorine-free. In 2004, the very first Aluminum…

July 19, 2011

Green Toys – Review and Giveaway – Ends 7/29

Isabella doesn’t have any “eco-friendly” toys. I didn’t really understand the whole green living thing until I started to blog. I have learned so much through writing reviews (and entering giveaways at other awesome blogs). When I looked at Green Toys, I was thoroughly amazed at the look of these toys. I would have never guessed that they were made of recycled plastic!    About Green Toys They believe the…

July 15, 2011

JustNatural Organic Skin & Hair Care – Review

Taking care of yourself with organic skin and hair care products simply makes you feel beautiful. It’s lovely knowing that you aren’t exposing your body to harmful chemicals. With JustNatural Organic Care, you can look AND feel beautiful! All of JustNatural‘s products are: Alcohol Free Chemical Free Cruelty Free Gluten Free Made in the USA Natural and Organic Paraben Free Sulfate Free Vegan About JustNatural Organic Care To be JustNatural…

July 11, 2011

ChicoBag – Review and Giveaway – Ends 7/22

There is now a more eco-friendly alternative to plastic bags. ChicoBag! Okay, these bags will take the place of your regular plastic grocery bags! They’re a LOT more stylish than those ugly bags at your local stores!   About ChicoBag ChicoBag™ Company is equipping humanity with tools that will help eliminate the unnecessary use of single-use paper and plastic bags. They have done this by designing reusable bags that are…

July 9, 2011

L’uvalla – Review and Giveaway – Ends 7/22

Despite my efforts to ‘go green’, I have forgotten about myself. I find all sorts of organic and natural products for my daughter, but when it comes to finding some for myself…I’m blind. I, too, don’t want or welcome nasty chemicals to come into contact with my skin. Thankfully, there’s L’uvalla. A 100% natural skin care company. About L’uvalla“L’uvalla (loo-VA-la) means love the spirit within all things. Love your skin….

July 9, 2011

snackTAXI – Review and Giveaway – Ends 7/21

Even though Isabella is nowhere near ready to go to preschool, I still can use snackTAXI to prevent the usage of plastic bags that will only find it’s way in a landfill.  About snackTAXI Erin Kelly-Dill invented SnackTAXIs way back in 2003 as a way to stem the tide of plastic ziplock bags that flowed from her house to the landfill when her 3 kids started school! They pack over…

July 8, 2011

Green Babies – Review and Giveaway – Ends 7/20

I didn’t used to cleanse my daughter with organic and nasty chemical-free products. Shameful, I know. Then, I was educated about the health risks that some chemicals pose. Shocking would be an understatement. How could this be regulated? Selling baby shampoo and body wash filled with harmful chemicals shouldn’t be. Green Babies offers plenty of baby care products to replace the ‘not so’ eco AND baby friendly ones. About Green…

July 7, 2011

Buy Green – Review

The more I research, the more I desire to switch to green living. Chemicals are no friends of mine, and what’s worse than that…chemicals on my 14-month old baby. Chemicals are known to cause cancer and infertility, and I don’t know one parent who want their child to be diagnosed with cancer. Or not have a grandbaby someday. As someone who hasn’t always been green (and I’m still not all…

June 19, 2011