My “Green” Medicine Cabinet: Baby Teething Relief

So last time we peeked into my “green” medicine cabinet, we talked about pink eye, now we’re on to teeth…baby teeth, that is. As I said before, I love to find green alternatives to traditional medicine that are free of yucky chemicals, additives, and other odd ingredients. “Let’s talk about teeth!” Now teething is one … Read more

Reduce Indoor Toxins By 60% With One Tip…

Are you wondering about how to reduce indoor toxins? What’s the tip, you ask? Well, let me give you some clues: it’s cheap, easy, and effective. It has to do with your shoes, and best of all, it’s something you may already be doing. I’m sure you’ve guessed it by now (thank you picture icon … Read more

How to Use a Neti Pot (Video)

Wondering about how to use a Neti Pot? Do you suffer from seasonal allergies? Sick of buying allergy medication? Give the Neti pot a try! I’ve been using a Neti pot for several years now, and before I started using it, I was on several prescription allergy medications. Fed up with the feeling of dependence … Read more

Tips on Finding Peace in Pregnancy Weight Gain

Since this “green” blog of mine has taken a turn towards becoming a “pregnancy blog” lately, it’s only fitting that we continue with the pregnancy topics and discuss everyone’s favourite…pregnancy weight gain. Gotta love it, right? Wrong! I know as a pregnant woman I am supposed to accept that my body will grow bigger to … Read more

Soy-Free Vegan Lasagna

Looking for a Soy-Free Vegan Lasagna Recipe? I don’t know about you, but lasagna has always been one of my favourite comfort foods. My mom used to make lasagna often when I was growing up, and when Brandon and I got married, it was one of the first meals that I “attempted” to make on … Read more

Green Nursery: Eco-Friendly Painting Tips

Well, being the planner that I am, you know I couldn’t wait long (try a week) before getting a jump start on Baby Mila’s nursery! Previously it was our “office,” but once Avery was born, it kind of became our dumping ground for papers, projects, and mail that needed to be filed or put somewhere … Read more

My “Green” Medicine Cabinet: Baby Gas

As I’ve shared before, I love finding green swaps for traditional medications, such as for treating pink eye, diaper rash, seasonal allergies, and baby teething (all of which you can find in the tab up top called “Green Medicine”). But today, I’m talking about gas…baby gas, that is. Nothing is more frustrating as a parent … Read more

How to Use, Clean & Store Cloth Napkins

As I’ve said before, one of my favourite ways to go green is by trading out disposable products with reusable ones. And of all the swaps I’ve made, the most effective one to me has been trading out paper towels with reusable cloth napkins. Now I’ve already blogged about this before in the post about … Read more

11 Things You May Not Know About Me…And More!

So awhile back…a long while back…my blog friend Allison, over at A Little Blueberry¬†and sGreenJuice tagged me in a “11 Random Things About Me post”, and I’m finally ready to post my answers to the questions they posed to me. Better late than never, right?! ( : The Rules: 1. Post these rules. 2. You … Read more