10 Healthy Halloween Treats for Kids and a Halloween Light Show to Boot

10 Healthy Halloween Treats for Kids

If you are looking for some inspiration for Halloween decorations this year check out this ultimate Halloween light show in Riverside California! He has thousands of lights, four singing pumpkin faces, hand carved pumpkins, tombstones, strobe lights and flood lights all set to "This Is Halloween" from The Nightmare Before Christmas. He began this project back in 2008 with a …

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Jambu Splendor: Flashy Fall Designer Girl Shoes with Style

Jambu Splendor designer girl shoes

There comes a time in every little girls life when she forms an opinion on style and what she wants to wear - little did we know it would be age three! If you walk into our daughter's room around bedtime you'll most often find a complete body print of the outfit she plans on wearing the next day. An …

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How to Make Yogurt in the Desert

making yogurt at home

Making yogurt at home is an amazingly simple, inexpensive, and fun thing to do on a hot summer night. Some people use thermometers, special double boiler pots or fancy yogurt heaters, but not me. Who says there aren’t advantages to living in the desert? I used just two ingredients: 1 quart of whole milk (for a creamier yogurt), and 1 …

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Sarah’s Silks Natural Homemade Halloween Costumes

Sarah's Playsilks Handmade Halloween Costumes

Creative Homemade Halloween Costumes for Girls and Boys How often do you make or buy homemade Halloween costumes that are used only once because they are too scratchy and uncomfortable to ever wear again? Too often I would imagine. Are you left with a pile of pirates, princesses, and various ghouls and ghosties with no little kiddy to make them …

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Voltaic Solar Backpack: A Solar Backpack for Commuters and Hikers

Voltaic Solar Backpack for Sale

Voltaic Systems VSY1001 Solar Backpack Voltaic Systems Says: The Voltaic solar backpack is a mobile solar power generator designed to charge virtually all handheld electronics. Voltaic bags also use 600D fabric made from recycled PET (soda pop bottles). Recycled PET fabric is lightweight, extremely durable, UV and water resistant. Most importantly, it uses significantly less energy to produce than nylon. …

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Lunchbots: Stainless Steel Lunch Containers with Style

Lunchbots Stainless Steel Lunch Containers

I've been looking for eco-friendly lunch containers to replace all those plastic bags for kids lunches and I've recently discovered Lunchbots. Lunchbots are stainless steel lunch containers with bright and cheery colorful lids that really spruce up lunchtime, plus no more toxic plastic bags that get guncked up with peanut butter and jelly when you try to re-use them! Lunchbots …

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Better Oats: Instant Oatmeal that I’d actually feed to my Children

organic oatmeal from better oats

If you've looked at the ingredient list of your average instant oatmeal I hope you have a degree in chemistry - or a very nimble tongue, and plenty of time on your hands because the list is long and unpronounceable - not a good sign when buying food. I've recently discovered Better Oats® - quite simply as the name implies …

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Solar Tiki Torches: Solar Patio Lighting with Pizazz

Solar Tiki Torches

Nothing beats a flaming ball of fire to give a little romantic ambiance to your patio or pool side parties, but if you are looking for something a little less dangerous and more eco-friendly check out these solar tiki torches. The Solar Tiki Torches Challenge Looking at the solar patio lighting options it looks like there are two contenders for …

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