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MC Milker Healthy Living Professional

San Francisco, California
Hi, I'm MC Milker, a mom and a marketing consultant. I spent 10+ years in the corporate world, marketing toys, food, school supplies and a host of other products to children and their parents., I now consult and am an adjunct professor at several universities. Only after years of marketing to... Full Bio
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How to End a Blog by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Just returning from Blogher 11, I'm noticing that my last post here is from Blogher 10 - seems obvious I've outgrown my blog, lost interest or run out of things to say :-) ... Read on »
Getting Ready For Blogher by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I'm planning and packing for my trip to New York next week, to attend Blogher 2010.I think it will be interesting this year. As the conference matures, it changes...in s ... Read on »
Good-Bye Green Toys by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I spent the weekend cleaning out toys. Unlike most parents...I haven't really done this before. OK- here and there, but never on a regular yearly basis. Guess what my ho ... Read on »
Backyard Safari- Could You put It Down to Eat? by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living It's not often my son gets as excited about toys I receive to review, as he has about these from Backyard Safari But these have him carrying the various pieces ar ... Read on »
Taking The Stairs by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living This is a post for the Green Moms Carnival , hosted this month by my friend Diane MacEachern, author of the Big Green Purse and an all around cool lady.The topic this month ... Read on »
Green Moms Carnival Named Most Influential Group by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Sometimes hard work pays off. Today I heard that my group of eco conscious moms - Green Moms Carnival, was named one of the most influential groups in the blogsphere by g ... Read on »
I keep hearing about ... by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I keep hearing about the Green My Parents youth movement. It's popping up everywhere on my radar and frankly, it doesn't surprise me that children and youth are em ... Read on »
The Not Quite Educational Birthday Party by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I wasn’t planning on writing about my son’s birthday party this year, but I ran into a reader who started talking about one of my earlier parties and thought, oh - yea ... Read on »
The Must Be Green by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I was driving my son to school yesterday and turned on a CD. Generally we listen to audio books or kids CD's in the car, but...I thought I'd branch out. I had an ... Read on »
Tug- A Brand Name or An Action? by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living This is my son's backpack. Note the brand name: "Tug" This is what happened when one of his friends took that word literally ... Read on »
Help With Earthquake Relief in Haiti by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living A little off topic today, but I awoke this morning to hear about a devastating 7.0 earthquake in Haiti yesterday. Here in California we’re used to earthquakes. Every o ... Read on »
The Scary Traditional Tree by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Anyone else freak out a little when they see this tree with real lit candles? this was at a friend's house where he hosted a kid's Christmas cookie party. ( He doesn't ... Read on »
5 Sites To Make Your Holiday Toy Shopping Easier by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I'm in the midst of selecting toys not only for my son, but for my teenage niece and nephew, various family friends and a few friends with new babies. It's rough out the ... Read on »
Send a Green Mom To Copenhagen by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Those of you who follow my blog know that I'm part of a group of Green Moms. Well, since we represent parents everywhere who are concerned about climate change, we decide ... Read on »
Best Toys For The Holidays - Blocks and Building Toys by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living A few years ago I wrote a series of posts on the "best toys for the holidays"...from a Not Quite Crunchy Perspective. Since then, my child has aged...so I'm a bit more hip on ... Read on »
How To Fight Swine Flu -( I Hope) by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living It’s scary, it’s coming. Anybody else freaked out about the swine flu? A child at our school got it. A boy in our neighborhood had it too. My niece’s school in Pennsylvania ... Read on »
Ford’s New Big Idea by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living It’s been a long time coming but one of the big three auto makers made a big hit with parents everywhere yesterday. They introduced inflatable seat belts for the rea ... Read on »
Aromatherapy On The Road by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I'm in Detroit today visiting the Ford company. Check out what's going on on the Twitter feed #fordsafety. Since I've gotten to be a bit of a road warrior this year, I actuall ... Read on »
Pumpkins In Costume – An Alternative to the Halloween Jack-O-Lantern – No Cutting Involved by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Technically, they probably aren’t Jack-O-Lanterns, but my friend Tan turned me onto what has become a great Halloween tradition – turning small pumpkins into costumed creat ... Read on »
Review Time by MC Milker Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I posted a few articles on my review blog this last week. Jif Omega-3 Works For Me and The Eating Right Review Check them out to see what the not Quite Crunchy ... Read on »