Stand Up for Safer Chemicals, Join the SVG Toxin Freedom Fighters

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How safe are your children in your home? Are you exposing them to untested chemicals that may cause health risks? Scientists have linked exposure to toxic chemicals to many health risks including cancer, Alzheimer’s, learning disabilities, asthma, birth defects, reproductive problems, and more. Did you know that less than 10% of synthetic chemicals introduced to […]

Get Name Brand Clothing up to 90% Off at thredUP

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Save time, money, and be good to the planet by buying flawless consignment clothing online.  thredUP offers practically new clothing in pristine condition for kids and women with prices up to 90% off retail.  Every single item is inspected and hand-selected. Only the latest styles in pristine condition are for sale on thredUP.  Now, you […]

10 Tips for Greening Your Kids’ School Routine

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We are all trying to live more conscious of being green and responsible. My kids are always super excited to ‘be green’ when they learn about it at school but then the fun of it goes away when they stop hearing about it at school. I try to live and lead a responsible life.  Below […]

Affordable Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products by TerraCycle

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You are probably familiar with TerraCycle as the company that uses materials like Capri Sun pouches and turns them into book bags, folders, lunch boxes, and more. They are super trendy and a cool way to upcycle. I received TerraCycle products to facilitate this post. TerraCycle also offers a new line of household cleaners that […]

Counting Fords at a Hampton Inn

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We drove to Cape Cod and Plymouth, Massachusetts last month for our Summer vacation.  How beautiful!  We were able to tour around in a Ford Fusion Energi getting an unbelievable 41.3 miles per gallon over the course of the ENTIRE trip (city and highway). On our way down, we stayed a sleeping-hours short stay in […]

Buy and Sell Personalized Items for Kids (Like New & New)

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Kids grow up so fast! They outgrow their clothing as well as the decor we put in the bedrooms. We pass on our hand-me-downs to friends, family, or charities. However, there are some items that can’t easily be passed down – monogrammed apparel and personalized decor. I really enjoy buying personalized items for my family, […]

How I Watered My Plants All Summer for FREE

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I love beautifying our yard with plants and flowers. We have large perennial beds in our backyard that require regular watering during the hot summer months. We also have a raised bed garden that thrives with regular watering. All those flowers, plants, and veggies needing water adds up to a higher water bill during the […]

Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products that Work

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I have been using JAWS Eco-friendly cleaners for 2 years. I like how well they clean as well as that they save space in my cabinets and are Eco-friendly. Now through April 28, 2013, they are on sale for $2 off at Buehler’s! I was sent a sampling of JAWS to facilitate this post and […]

Skylar Luna Organic Cotton Pajamas Review

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Skylar Luna offers Eco-friendly organic cotton sleepwear in trendy styles your boys and girls will love wearing.  The 100% organic Turkish cotton will surround your child in super soft comfort. They will never want to get out of their pajamas! Each set of pajamas come with a reusable linen pouch, perfect for packing pajamas for […]

All Natural Insect Control

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With Summer comes pests like mosquitoes, ticks, ants, fleas, bedbugs, and more. If you are like me, you want to keep those pests away from your house as naturally as you can. Nature-Cide is a 100% natural insecticide, pesticide, and repellent line of products. Their line of all natural insect control is an excellent alternative […]

What is in Your Refrigertor? Paper or Plastic? #ChooseCartons

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Choosing paper cartons and packaging is an easy way to “go green”. Evergreen Packaging is on a mission to educate consumers on the benefits of using paper vs plastic through ChooseCartons.com.  This Eco-friendly packaging option can help the environment in several ways.  They are light-weight and have a good product-to-package ration. That means that you […]

Find Local Farms in Ohio

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Summer is unofficially here in Ohio.  Sidewalks are full of tomato plants and planted basil, hanging baskets are on sale for $8.97, and I’m ready for the abundance of fruits and vegetables that will find their way to my table!  I love the farmers market- seeing sometimes bulging fruits and vegetables barely contained by their […]

Eco-Friendly Trash Bins by Clean Cubes

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If you are looking for innovative products, the International Home + Housewares Show is where the best of the best is to be found. I have had the opportunity to attend the show for the past two years to which I’ve been able to showcase some fantastic products on AkronOhioMoms.com from it. This year at […]

Core Bamboo Bowl Review

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I enjoy the look of bamboo products. There is something about the natural beauty of bamboo that adds life to any room. I was introduced to Core Bamboo products at the International Housewares Show and fell in love with the variety of products available. They offer bamboo bowls for entertaining and dining, bamboo servers and […]

Natural, Organic Drain Opener Review

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When approached by Unique Natural Products to promote their Super Digest-It Safe Drain Opener, I gave them fair warning. We’ve had a slow drain in our master bathroom tub that nothing has worked on. We have tried everything and nothing seems to help. I honestly didn’t think that a natural product could do a thing. […]