herban lifestyle giveaway


Today I’m working with Herban Lifestyle to bring you this giveaway. I received products in order to facilitate this review. Read on to see how you can win $150 Gift Certificate to Herban Lifestyle! The countdown to Mother’s Day has already begun– did you know it’s just a few weeks away? And if you’re like me… 

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How to decorate using chalkboard paint & a $200 giveaway for Nontoxic Lullaby Paints!

how to decorate using chalkboard paint & a $200 giveaway for Nontoxic Lullaby Paints!

Have you ever read the book, “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie”? I’m pretty sure when that book was written it was actually about moms. Sometimes I get this wild hair to do a little something to a room and then it turns into this whole big ordeal.  I love when I get those bursts… 

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How to be a savvy thrifter

Wondering what items are perfectly acceptable to purchase second-hand? If you're new to second-hand shopping, it might be intimidating to wade through your local thrift store or garage sale. To help to be a savvy thrifter, here are our suggestions:

As urban homesteaders, or frugal folks of any nature, we all know that buying used is not only cost effective, but good for local economies and our environment. Buying used often means buying local. Buying used means reducing that item’s carbon footprint drastically. Think about it: A single item is manufactured, then packaged using fossil… 

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Easy ways to brighten a room


It’s me again, with another tip of home decor! In addition to crafting and cooking, I’m a huge fan of just … making things look pretty. In fact, I’m super jealous of people who don’t have kids because they can just decorate however they want and not have to worry about little sticky fingers all… 

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Share a tree campaign

Green is Universal and the Arbor Day Foundation have teamed up once again for their annual Share a Tree campaign. This year, for every digital tree shared before the end of December, the Arbor Day Foundation will plant a tree and for every 25,000 shared, Green is Universal will donate $5,000. They’ve created a virtual forest and people can visit the site, decorate a tree and easily share it on social media.

Are you done with your Christmas shopping? Have you wrapped up all of your Christmas good deeds? Because I’ve got just one more opportunity to sneak in there. I’ve been meaning to tell y’all about this campaign all month, and I’m kind of bummed that it took me so long, because this is such a… 

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