If you are new here, please consider subscribing to my RSS feed. Thanks! Inspired by challenges put forth by Crunchy Chicken, and in hopes of motivating myself and others to treat our planet better, I’ve decided to do my very own green challenge. Aren’t you excited?! I am. :) I hope that this will be the first of many challenges held here at Crunchy Domestic Goddess. Now let’s talk water conservation. I saw a button on CafePress a few months ago that said, “If you think we have bad fights over oil, just wait until we start fighting over water!” And that, my friends, freakedRead More →

Thank you all for entering the Earth-Mother’s Day Giveaway. I wish I had prizes for everyone, but there can only be two winners this time. Runner-up: #67 – Nicole D. of Bellies and Babies Grand prize winner: #57 – Susan L. of The Lil Mommy That Could Congratulations, ladies! I will be emailing you to get your mailing address soon. :)

 THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED TO NEW ENTRIES. In the spirit of celebrating the original mother, our Mother Earth, for Earth Day and all mothers for Mother’s Day, I decided to combine the two occasions into one big celebration with a huge earth-friendly mother-centric giveaway. Just as the Earth is our Mother and we must take care of her, we must also take care of our mothers – all mothers. Since joining the “mommy club,” I’ve met some amazing mothers (both here on my blog and out in the “real world”); mothers who deserve to be honored for all that they do to take careRead More →

Just a reminder that my Pay It Forward (PIF) – Reader Appreciation post is still open for comments. Please take a look and if you are a regular commenter, leave me a comment there if you want to be considered for some fun PIF gifts from me. You just need to promise to host a PIF on your own blog. I’m closing it to comments after Friday, April 25, so I can pick some names and get goodies mailed out. Thank you all for being such fabulous readers! :) Also, I have a big Earth-Mother’s Day giveaway in the works to celebrate both Earth DayRead More →

This week’s green tips come from my good friend Heather at A Mama’s Blog, who just got a bloggy makeover and a new domain and is celebrating with a giveaway (more on that below). Heather’s tips are great suggestions for making gift wrap more usable and less wasteful. Wrap a bottle of wine in a dish towel, tied off with a ribbon at the top. Bonus: the recipient gets a dish towel that can be reused, instead of throwing a mylar bag away. Use a jump rope for the ribbon on an older child’s present. Bonus: they get to use the jump rope. Recycle birthday,Read More →

The winner of the bottle of Shaklee Basic H2 cleaner is #28, Lisa W. from Lisa Michelle Design. Congratulations, Lisa! I’ll be emailing you soon. Thank you to everyone who entered. If you are a regular commenter on my blog, please check out my Pay It Forward – reader appreciation post! You could get a special treat in the mail from me. :)