Welcome to the Dyson DC59 Vacuum Giveaway, sponsored by GiveItLove and co-hosted by The Parenting Patch.

The Dyson DC59 is the world’s most powerful cordless vacuum. It features the same cyclone technology that has made Dyson the industry leader in vacuum sales.

The DC59 Animal cordless vacuum cleaner is powered by the Dyson digital motor V6. This 350W motor, 2 Tier Radial™ cyclones and a re-engineered nickel manganese cobalt battery combine to provide powerful suction. Together these technologies enable the Dyson DC59 Animal to suck up as much dust as a corded vacuum!

Use it on stairs, on walls, and even to remove cobwebs from your ceiling! This versatile vacuum doesn’t require cords which means it’s perfect for stairs, and any other hard to reach areas. It’s even perfect for cleaning out your automobile.

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natural-detox-bathAs much as summertime is full of fresh fruits and vegetables, there are also plenty of opportunities to slip up on our real food lifestyle. We try to live by the 80/20 rule and not stress too much about making unhealthy decisions when we’re out, but that doesn’t mean we’re not left feeling a need to detox our bodies afterwards.

We have done so many different detoxes and cleanses – everything from colon cleanses, to juice cleanses to internal cleanses to full body cleanses. While I love dietary cleanses, there isn’t much that compares to a good detox bath.

Detox baths help your body expel the toxins that are built up inside through your skin so that you can more quickly get past your dietary indiscretions. Of course, it helps if you continue with eating real food most often while indulging in detox baths.

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Win an Old Fashioned Snow Cone Cart

by Chrystal Johnson July 20, 2014

Enter to win an Old Fashioned Carnival Snow Cone Cart from Nostalgia Electrics! Hosted by www.TheLinkFairy.com Summer is here and what better way to cool off then with homemade snow cones! Bring the fun of the carnival home with Nostalgia Electrics Old Fashioned Carnival Snow Cone Cart. The cart stands 48” tall, has working wheels […]

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Hot Kids Toy: #Blobbits Giveaway {10 Winners}

by Chrystal Johnson July 20, 2014

Happy Mothering, all my favorite blogger buddies and the amazing people at Blobbits.com invite you to enter for a chance to win a Blobbits Deluxe Kit valued at $24.00 from Blobbits! A Huge thank you to our sponsors at blobbits.com for making this sweepstakes possible! It’s time to have some blobbin’ fun with Blobbits. People search it […]

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Call for Submissions: August Natural Living Blog Carnival – Green Your School Year

by Chrystal Johnson July 20, 2014

I’m excited to announce the July Natural Living Blog Carnival, hosted by Happy Mothering and the Green Moms Network! We will be hosting the July Natural Living Blog Carnival on August 21, 2014. August 2014 Submission Details Theme: Green Your School Year August is when families across the country start preparing for back-to-school. Our members are talking about how they are […]

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Fresh Squeezed Cherry Limeade Recipe

by Chrystal Johnson July 18, 2014

I love cherry season. There are always plenty of cherries at the Farmer’s Market, and you can find people selling them in front of stores for fundraisers as well. I definitely support cherry fundraisers over candy and cookie fundraisers! The girls will gobble down a couple pounds in no time at all. I can’t imagine […]

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10 of My Favorite Made in the USA Brands

by Chrystal Johnson July 17, 2014

Welcome to the July 2014 Natural Living Blog Carnival: Made in the USA. This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Natural Living Blog Carnival hosted by Happy Mothering and the Green Moms Network. This month, our members are talking about shopping for products that are Made in the USA. Stop by all of […]

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A Natural Alternative to Crystal Light

by Chrystal Johnson July 16, 2014

We all care about our health and want to make the best decisions possible, right? One decision people often make when trying to get their health on track is to quit drinking soda and other sugary drinks. In that transition period, a lot of people turn to alternatives like Crystal Light (or diet soda), thinking they […]

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Big Messy Art Project with Dollar Tree Supplies

by Chrystal Johnson July 15, 2014

Thank you to Dollar Tree for sponsoring our day of artsy fun. We’re mid-summer already, and I’m managing to keep the girls from saying “I’m bored,” most of the time. One thing they absolutely love doing is arts and crafts. Last year we did a really fun Big Messy Art Project that the girls loved. What […]

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Luminance All Natural Skincare Giveaway {3 Winners}

by Chrystal Johnson July 14, 2014

Welcome to the Luminance Skincare Giveaway Event, hosted by Happy Mothering and the Green Moms Network. Today, we’re excited to introduce you to an up and coming natural skincare brand – Luminance. Luminance Skincare was born when Priscilla, company Founder Kim’s wife, became allergic to conventional skincare products. Just walking through the beauty section in a […]

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