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Micaela Preston
Works at www.mindfulmomma.com
Attended Carlson School of Management
Lives in Minneapolis, MN
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So excited to be heading to New Zealand for a bike trip next week! Have you been before? I'd love to know what you think!
If you’re wondering where I am these next few weeks, here’s the scoop: I’ll be on a bike tour in New Zealand! Good friends of ours own and lead a fantastic company called Great Bi…
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Looking for a better facial cleanser? Here are a few I've tried and recommend.
Greener, cleaner beauty products. I’ve talked to a lot of you who are looking for better versions of conventional products you use every day – from shampoo to eye shadow to nail polish …
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Ready to kick-start your morning: How about a bowl of coffee-laden Joltmeal?



Thank you to Cameron’s Coffee for sponsoring this post. What’s better than a perfectly brewed cup of coffee in the morning? A coffee-laden bowl of oatmeal to go along with it! And what&…
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Learn why sustainable, organic bamboo makes a great fabric for underwear and other undergarments.
Thank you to Boody for sponsoring this post. Shall we talk about underwear today? Why not, right? We put on our panties, socks, bras and camis every day without giving it much thought….but ma…
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The movie the chemical industry doesn't want you to see  - which is why you need to see it!
Have you heard of STINK! yet? It’s the movie the chemical industry doesn’t want you to see. The Minneapolis premier of STINK! was last night and I had the honor of speaking on a panel a…
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Have you seen any of these #health & #beauty trends yet? Which ones are you most likely to follow?
“I run 12 miles a week but why does my skin look so bad?” “I try to eat healthy but I’m still stressed out all the time.” “I’m worried about how my body wi…
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Ready to kick-start your morning: How about a bowl of coffee-laden Joltmeal?
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Coffee + Oatmeal = Joltmeal

What better way to kick your morning off to a good start?
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The new federal dietary guidelines are a step in the right direction but not quite enough. The EWG has some better ones....
You may have read about the new federal dietary guidelines. In a nutshell they recommend we all eat less sugar and that teenage boys and men eat less meat. They also state that cholesterol laden fo…
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Health & beauty trends for 2016! Which ones will you be following?
#health #beauty #trends
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Here's what we'll be doing in 2016 to optimize our personal ecosystem. 
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Blogger. Author. Green Living Expert. Sustainable Brand Champion
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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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    Editor in Chief, present
    Mindful Momma blog
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    Marketing Consultant, 2014
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Clean Beauty Finds: Creamy Facial Cleansers
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Greener, cleaner beauty products. I’ve talked to a lot of you who are looking for better versions of conventional products you use every day

Vanilla Hazelnut Overnight Joltmeal
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Thank you to Cameron’s Coffee for sponsoring this post. What’s better than a perfectly brewed cup of coffee in the morning? A coffee-laden b

Why You Should Be (Under)Wearing Breathable Bamboo
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Thank you to Boody for sponsoring this post. Shall we talk about underwear today? Why not, right? We put on our panties, socks, bras and cam

Why You Should Follow the EWG’s Dietary Guidelines Instead of the Govern...
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You may have read about the new federal dietary guidelines. In a nutshell they recommend we all eat less sugar and that teenage boys and men

Top 10 Reasons You Need to See the Movie STINK!
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Have you heard of STINK! yet? It’s the movie the chemical industry doesn’t want you to see. The Minneapolis premier of STINK! was last night

12 Healthy Food Trends to Look for in 2016
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Food trends are so intriguing. Some are creative solutions to problems. Some seem a bit contrived (breathable cocktails? see below). Some ar

How to Get Enough Vitamin D All Winter Long
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Thank you to Adora Calcium Supplements for sponsoring this post. Feeling a bit lethargic lately? It may be due to a lack of enough Vitamin D

Green & Healthy Resolutions for 2016 + A Look Back at 2015
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Anyone else completely blown away that 2015 is over? I’m convinced I’m in some sort of time warp with the speed button set to high. It may h

Breakfast Salad Bowl with Fennel Sour Cream Dressing » Nature Moms
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This beautiful salad bowl is perfect for fall and winter breakfasts. Seasonal eating is the missing link that most diets today are totally o

Easy DIY Gifts
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Attention procrastinators and non-crafty types! I’m here to tell you that homemade gifts don’t have to be complicated and endless time-consu

Practically Green Gifts – That Keep on Giving
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As a kid, getting a practical gift was a bit of a disappointment. Socks. Underwear. Really? But as an adult, especially one who already has

Essential Oils for Apathy » Nature Moms
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Apathy is a subject near and dear to my own heart. I have shared before how hard Ohio winters are on me physically and mentally. I have come

Easy Ways to Combat Dry Winter Skin - lindsaydahl.com
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Dry skin can be uncomfortable and for some downright painful. Having lived in dry climates like Minnesota and Southern California, I’ve got

Eco Subscription Boxes that Make Great Gifts
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Dilemma: You’d like to get an eco-minded gift for someone but 1.) you don’t know exactly what they would want or 2.) you don’t have the time

Superfood Yogurt Bowl
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Thank you to Stonyfield for sponsoring this post. Small but mighty. That’s the way my weekday breakfasts need to be. Something easy to make

Spotlight On: Beautycounter Nourishing Cleansing Balm
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Have you ever tried a cleansing balm? I hadn’t until recently when I was introduced to Beautycounter’s Nourishing Cleansing Balm. Unlike mos

How to Maintain Good Health During the Holidays
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Thank you to Adora Calcium Supplements for sponsoring this post. What’s your biggest downfall at a holiday party? The cheesy artichoke dip,

7 new natural personal care products that impress
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From delivering vibrant cosmetics to potent skin care and products that give back, these natural options represent the new face of nontoxic

Uniquely Organic with prAna & Stonyfield #JustBeYou {Giveaway!}
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You know that feeling when something is just right? A perfect look. A great fit. The best flavor. There’s nothing quite like that feeling. I

Making Herbal Infusions and Decoctions » Nature Moms
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There are a variety of ways that we can tap into the ancient practices of using natural remedies to heal and stay healthy. Some of the techn