Reviews Archive

  • Review – Building a Better Candy Bar

    Review – Building a Better Candy Bar

    For a long time, I’ve been of two minds about food and health. One of them doesn’t want to push the lowfat, low-sugar, non-fried options on my girls all the time. Kids love candy and soda and french fries, and while I don’t keep any of those around the house very often, I don’t entirely [...]

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  • Review Policy

    Review Policy

    I’d probably love to review your book, travel venue, home product, or hiking/outdoors gear and/or host a giveaway for my readers, but please note a few guidelines: 1. My older daughter has asthma, not me, and she’s my child, not my guinea pig. As such, I can’t accept any products that act medicinally for reviews. [...]

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  • Review – National Jewish Family Air Care Kit

    Review – National Jewish Family Air Care Kit

    Back when my daughter was three, four, and even five years-old and flaring all the time, I remember one visit to the pediatrician’s office in particular. Nothing seemed to help her spastic airways – not the short burst of oral steroids, not the various allergy prescriptions, not the three solid weeks of round-the-clock albuterol treatments. [...]

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  • Product Review: Yes to Carrots Mud Mask, Plus a Contest Link

    Product Review: Yes to Carrots Mud Mask, Plus a Contest Link

    I’ve managed to win not one but two contests on a couple of my favorite blogs recently. Both times I received eco-friendly bath and body prizes, a total win since I can test out the natural products for free before I spend the extra money on them. Today’s review is for the first prize I [...]

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