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Micaela Preston
Works at www.mindfulmomma.com
Attended Carlson School of Management
Lives in Minneapolis, MN
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I'm heading to the Natural Products Expo this week! What types of products do you want me to look for - organic, fair trade, non-GMO, gluten-free? Chia, quinoa, superfruits? Beauty products? Cleaning products? Supplements? Let me know and I'll keep my eyes out for you!
It's that time of year again! This Thursday I'll be flying to Anaheim, CA to attend the Natural Products Expo - the bi-annual mecca of natural and organic products. Since I know you love greener, s...
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Love this eco-craft idea!
 
Turn something old into something new! Easy DIY Cookie Sheet Memo Board and simple steps for living green.  Energizer can help! #BringingInnovation #ad http://www.turningclockback.com/2015/03/diy-upcycled-cookie-sheet-memo-board.html
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More food for thought about the food we eat....
Common processed food ingredients like polysorbate 80, lecithin, and carrageenan interfere with microbes in the gastrointestinal tract, says new study.
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Such a simple idea - essential oil based #DIY air fresheners.
 
Ditch the toxic and chemically loaded air fresheners and learn how to make your own! They are simple to make!
#nontoxic   #makeyourown   #diy   #essentialoils   #airfreshener  
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My latest addiction - chocolate covered goji berries!
Superfoods. You know they're good for you. How many have you eaten today? Maybe you'll have avocado with your lunch or salmon for dinner. But what about snack time? I've just discovered a new sourc...
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I'm heading to the Natural Products Expo this week! What types of products do you want me to look for - organic, fair trade, non-GMO, gluten-free? Chia, quinoa, superfruits? Beauty products? Cleaning products? Supplements? Let me know and I'll keep my eyes out for you!
It's that time of year again! This Thursday I'll be flying to Anaheim, CA to attend the Natural Products Expo - the bi-annual mecca of natural and organic products. Since I know you love greener, s...
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Some serious #eco  booty - up for grabs! 5 lucky winners get all 7 full sized products shown!
Thank you to Kind Eye for sponsoring this post. You probably already know how frustrating and time-consuming shopping for greener, safer, better products can be. Especially in the area of cosmetics...
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I've collected a lot of #reusable  bottles over the years - but my stainless steel S'well bottle is my favorite!
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Want to try this recipe. Have you made China pudding?
 
How to Make Chia Seed Pudding - an easy tutorial for making healthy and delicious pudding that can be eaten for breakfast or dessert: http://www.theroastedroot.net/how-to-make-chia-seed-pudding/

#glutenfree   #vegan   #sugarfree   #dessert   #healthy   #superfood   #breakfast   #chiaseeds  
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This post includes an interesting way to clean cast iron that I have not tried. Have you? 
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I've been gradually making the switch to safer pots and pans. About a year ago I reviewed a cast iron skillet and it rocked my world. Here's why.
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I'm a mom of 2 boys writing about our adventures in living a green and healthy life. My Mindful Momma blog includes green living tips, healthy recipes, eco-craft tutorials, green product reviews and more. 

I'm the author of the book Practically Green: Your Guide to EcoFriendly Decision-Making 

Hire me to help promote your green or health focused product, service or cause! I specialize in social media, marketing, communications and copywriting. 

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  • Carlson School of Management
    Marketing
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
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