. Funtastically Green

Happy Earth Day!  It is a great opportunity to celebrate being green, but this year I have to say, I am feeling a little overwhelmed.  Do you feel this way? My true belief is that the green movement will soon become the norm.  More and more individuals want to have safer and healthier options.  It [...]

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Happy New Year! Can you believe how fast 2012 has come and gone? December was a blur and already we are at New Year’s Eve! Thank you for your Funtastic support this year. We are excited for all the amazing things to come in 2013. “For last year’s words belong to last year’s language and [...]

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Art surrounds us every day.  They say, “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.”  I’m not really sure who, “they” are, but I agree.  Things that are breathtaking to me may just be scribblings on a piece of plain paper to someone else.  Specifically, when I look at my children’s little “creations,” I get [...]

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  Did you know, the month of September is Organic Harvest Month, and with this annual event brings awareness and a chance to support farmer’s who choose to produce their crops without chemicals?  It’s wildly true! I love our organic farmers. They care enough about “real” foods and their health benefits to produce crops in [...]

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I absolutely love my frozen coffee drinks (aka frappuccino) and was poking around to find something healthy and tasty too using the beloved brown bean we all know as MOJO!   Iced Banana Coffee Smoothie 1 1/4 cups vanilla almond milk (sweetened) 1/2 cup silken tofu, (if using a shelf-stable box, choose soft), drained 1 [...]

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Onyx Stainless Steel ice pop molds have arrived! And my kids couldn’t be happier!  At our house we go through Popsicles like crazy! I love this classic molds that makes it easy for me to choose the ingredients that go into my children’s ice pops. Onyx’s Stainless Steel design makes me comfortable that we can [...]

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When I started my quest (and yes, it is a quest) for the most non-toxic, healthy living possible; Paige Wolf shared a copy of her book Spit That Out! with me. It was so refreshing that I wasn’t the only Mom out there that was obsessing over every detail of food, product and environmental gunk [...]

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That was the truth for almost two years when it came to offering my child any meat options.  Of my three children, one is a super picky eater.  He definitely knows what he likes and dislikes but it is also a textural issue left over from being a preemie. Many experts recommend introducing a new [...]

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Funtastically Green contributed an original craft idea to GCM. Check out Green Child Magazine for the featured craft idea from Funtastically Green. Click on the above link for all the details.  This recycled coffee filter craft is great for all ages, and it is so easy to use this versatile paper. The strength of the [...]

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If you have read the book there won’t really be a spoiler in this review, but I will be revealing what I thought was the most precious part of the movie! We just got home from the first showing of The Lorax that opens March 2nd (Dr. Seuss’s Birthday).  I have read The Lorax to [...]

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Picture Source: Greg Williams. Greenie’s Organic Eggs and Ham! I am Greenie, I am Greenie, a silly Greenie Bean!   That Greenie Bean! That Greenie Bean! I do not like that Greenie Bean!   Do you like to eat organic eggs and meat?   I do not, do not you Greenie Bean, I do not [...]

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