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Why You Need a Nest Thermostat to Save Money All Year! #tech

Why You Need a Nest Thermostat to Save Money All Year Round! I absolutely love my Nest Thermostat because it helps me to be eco-friendly and save money on my monthly utility bill too.   I wasn’t sure what to expect when I first pulled my Nest Thermostat out of the package because I thought […]

Earth Day 2014: 5 Tips for A Greener World & Learning Through Netflix. #StreamTeam

Earth Day  2014. For me, taking care of the planet that my kids live in is of utmost importance. After all, we all share this world. My family and I try to live eco-friendly lives by making small changes and decisions DAILY. It’s vital to teach our children not only the beauty of the world […]

7 Days of Spring Cleaning with Goodwill EKL: Declutter, Downsize, Donate & Get Your Home Spring Ready! #7DaysOfSpringCleaning

7 Days of Spring Cleaning with Goodwill EKL! Yes, it’s that time of year already. Well, the weather is starting to warm up, the sun is beginning to shine and pushing away all of the grey that came with winter. Spring signifies new beginnings, rebirth, growth and purity and a time where we shed our […]

Read Your Labels: 7 Food Ingredients to Avoid.

Knowledge is Power. As many as you know, I have embarked on a journey to getting healthy and in the process, re-establish my clean eating habits. I realize what eating Frankenfoods has done to me in a matter of 5 months, the holidays, the parties and dinners, conferences and just girls days out. They’ve caused […]

8 Potty Training Tips: Get Started!

Potty Training Tips. Now that the holidays are over, I’ve decided to jump head first into potty training. Please send help. My little one (or not so little one) is now 21 months old. We started her off with the potty at 18 months old but, due a lot of travelling in the months of September and […]

10 Tips: How to Have a Green Christmas This Year.

Living a greener life is something that I strive for. Though I may not be where I want to be–I take baby steps whenever and wherever I can. With the holidays coming up, it’s ridiculously easy to become wasteful. It is one of the most excessive holidays of the year but, if you make some small […]

6 Tips to Stay Cool and Safe in The Heat!

6 Tips to Stay Cool and Safe in The Heat! Today is a record breaking day. All across Ontario, we are experiencing a heat wave that is setting records. Toronto may hit their hottest day EVER today at 38.3. Here in our small city of Windsor, we’ve experienced our first hit of the heat wave […]

The Dirty Dozen: 12 Fruits & Veggies to Avoid. #tips

The Dirty Dozen. Our health and that of our children is priority for most of us. Fruits and veggies are an essential part of a well-rounded diet. In all honesty, it’s hard for me to get my veggies in but, when I do, I choose to buy organic. Especially for my girls. Though pricey at […]

10 Tips to Go Green This Summer.

10 Tips to Go Green This Summer! I think ANY change, big or small–makes a big difference in the world. Summer is great time to start making changes to lead a more green and eco-friendly life. No matter how you decide you want to start, I always encourage baby steps. As long as you get started, […]

6 Ways to Prevent Head Lice.

Dread. Last week, I received a letter from Gabriella’s school stating that there have been reports of head lice at school. My heart sank. My stomach wrenched and as I read through the entire letter, I slowly started to freak out while bile erupted in my throat (okay, maybe not that last part) but, the pics I […]

I’m Green. What Shade Are You?

I’m Green. Did you know that over 50 million disposable diapers fill our landfills daily and that it takes approximately 500 years or more for them to decompose? To me, well, that’s frightening. Frightening enough that it made me go green. I tell ya, I never thought I’d hear myself saying that. I sat down […]