What sunscreen are you using? Please, please say it’s a natural mineral one. Go check it now! If it has zinc oxide or titanium dioxide, you’re good to go. If not, read more about sunscreen chemicals and how they affect us.
We all know that finding children’s clothes made in the USA can be a challenge. Finding SPECIFIC made in the USA children’s clothing items is even MORE challenging. With the temperatures rising and school out, my kiddos are in drastic need of summer clothing, especially beach gear. And so began my quest for American made […]
It is important to me that my family uses American made, natural toothpaste. The problem is, natural toothpaste is hard to find in popular big box stores and grocery stores. Most of the toothpaste on the shelves in these stores is sparkling blue or green in color. Yeah, definitely NOT natural.
Whether you are hosting your own Fourth of July cookout this year, or attending a friend’s, make sure these American made Fouth of July cookout necessities are on your shopping list. You won’t regret it, as you will be sure to use them all summer long!
The school year is coming to a close across the US, and summer is finally upon us. For many of us, with summer comes at least one family road trip. We have a couple of road trips penciled in our calendar for this summer, and with kids who are too excited to sleep in the car, […]
USA Love List readers looking for made in USA socks, you’ve come to the right place. Check out exclusive discounts, and even FREE sock offers. We found made in USA socks starting at under $10, so buying American made socks is just another easy way to support our economy!
My oldest kiddo will soon be embarking on his first ever OVERNIGHT summer camp experience and this momma has to make sure he has all of the gear and summer camp necessities he needs. I have questioned moms whose kids have been to camp before, and reviewed the required items checklist provided by the camp to see […]
I am always on the hunt for new made in the USA outdoor play items to add to our collection. Here is a list of our favorite outdoor toys and game brands and products that we have either enjoyed when they were younger, currently love, or want.
My kiddos had major growth spurts this winter, so they are both in need of new swimsuits. Despite the fact that every major department store has had swimwear on their sales floors for months now, I have yet to find any in stores that are made in the USA. I can’t say I was surprised, […]
Oh, man! I’ve been doing a lot of research lately on safe, natural, non-toxic, products that don’t have harmful ingredients in them. I know that sounds weird. How could these safe, natural, and non-toxic products have harmful ingredients? Well, there is so much green washing, it’s difficult to know what is good and what isn’t.
Spring is the time to refresh and renew your home. Tackle a room at a time when getting ready for spring. When you are getting rid of old, broken, or unwanted items, choose to buy American made to replace it. The following list of items are some that can help you freshen up the look […]
We are celebrating National Caramel Popcorn Day today. Instead of sharing just ONE recipe for plain old caramel popcorn, we have teamed up with Cow Tales to bring to you a caramel popcorn recipe for every craving.
Let’s party next April 7th in celebration of National Caramel Popcorn Day. Join us, and our friends at Maryland-based Goetze’s Candy, for an epic Twitter party. You’ll also have a chance to win some yummy Cow Tales treats to celebrate the day! Are you with us?
Thinking of getting your creative juices flowing and want to support American-made products? Looking for creative gift ideas? You’re in luck. This list of projects will have you feeling inspired without jeopardizing your pursuit of all things ethically sourced. Homemade Jewelry Made With Homeland Materials Handcrafted jewelry is a great craft project idea for several […]
When the hubby and I first bought our house, the property was covered with gorgeous, impeccably tended flower gardens. Perfect!, I thought. I can totally keep these flower beds up…and add a nice vegetable garden in the back…..Then, toddlers happened.
Holidays are an ideal time to take a little time to plan ahead and buy American. We’re getting excited for Easter by hosting a Twitter party to share Made in USA Easter basket ideas and yummy candy recipes, with some inspiration from our friends at Maryland-based Goetze’s Candy.
Easter is just around the corner and it’s time to start planning those egg hunts! This year, don’t settle on cheap, China made doodads to stuff in those plastic eggs! There are American made goodies out there that fit perfectly. Here are our favorites.
This year the Easter Bunny will be filling the Easter baskets in my house with only American made treats. And not because I have declared so. My kiddos have. “Mommy, I hope the Easter Bunny knows to get us ‘Made in the USA’ things for our Easter basket,” said my 4 year old daughter when […]
Using American made dental care products is a priority in our family. Today, I will share with you the ADA’s recommended children’s oral health tips and the made in the USA dental care products that we use to follow them.
My kiddos will agree that they LOVE pancakes. What they can’t agree on is the TYPE of pancake Mommy is going to make. Logan prefers his pancakes with fruit added- blueberry pancakes, banana pancakes, and pumpkin pancakes top his list. Sophie wants her pancakes with chocolate chips. Instead of spending my morning flipping separate pancake orders for […]
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, February is one of the peak cold and flu months. Has your family been attacked by the dreaded flu virus yet? Mine has just been hit, and of course, the kiddos are the first ones with symptoms. Nothing makes me feel more helpless than when my […]
Yup, it’s ANOTHER snow day in my neck of the woods which means it’s is the perfect time to whip out the American made craft supplies. Valentine’s Day is only a few weeks away, so we are ready to get our Valentine’s Day craft on and make some Valentine Candy Jars for teacher gifts. This […]
L.L. Bean is one of many American retailers dedicated to providing their customers with products manufactured in the United States. To be clear, not all of their products are made in the USA, but they do make an effort. On their website, L.L. Bean has this to say about their “Made in the USA” products: