Use Light to Banish the Bathroom Blues Thumbnail

When you go to the bathroom, you want to walk out feeling refreshed. That's hard to do when the room is dark and dingy. What you need is a lighting makeover. You need a bright, invigorating bathroom – especially if you take showers in the morning. The whole point of a morning shower is to…

Make DIY Size Separators for Baby’s Closet Thumbnail

I wish I could say that adding a baby to the family didn't bring back some of my former shopping habits, but alas, it has. There's little in this world in which I take more pleasure than dressing up my little girl, and I admit I'm enjoying this even more because my older daughter is…

Green Sleep for Baby: Naturepedic Organic Crib Mattress (+Giveaway) Thumbnail

When I first became a mom, going green was the furthest thing from my mind. No. Really. My husband and I had only been married a little more than a year, and we had gone through a lot in that year. He was in a near-fatal car accident, and much of our time and money…

Someone’s Here! Thumbnail

You've no doubt noticed that things have been quiet around here. Well, there's a really good reason for that. Look who's here! She decided to show up 3 weeks early on us, which means that things have been a little crazy in our world. The nursery is almost finished, and I'll share that as soon…

Real Christmas Tree or Fake? Why We Say Real is Greener Thumbnail

It's the Christmas debate to end all debates among anyone who is green leaning: Should you opt for a real Christmas tree or a fake one? When Walmart challenged me to share a unique Christmas story, I thought this was a great time to discuss this. Logic might dictate that cutting down a tree is…