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Safe Alternative Mother's Day Gift Guide

Safe Alternative Mother’s Day Gift Guide

This is the Ultimate Gift Guide if you are shopping for any mom this Mother’s Day.  We have recommendations for the totally natural mom, the yoga mom, the mom who deserves more alone/quiet time, the mom who appreciates the finer things in life, the funky mom and the elegant mom. The honor of being a […]

April 20, 2010 | 0 Comments More
Safe Alternative Spring Essentials Top Picks

Safe Alternative Spring Essentials Top Picks

Eco-friendly, green, nature inspired toys, gifts, books, clothing and more for baby, child and kid are what we are happily highlighting for you all today!  Many of these products are totally natural, and of course all of them are PVC-free, BPA-free, lead free and earth loving. Spring time!  A time when nature all around us […]

April 16, 2010 | 0 Comments More
Agave Nectar - Not A Safe Alternative Sweetener For Your Family

Agave Nectar – Not A Safe Alternative Sweetener For Your Family

Agave Nectar has been marketed to us as a sweetener that is natural and safe.  More and more moms are cooking with it, which was evident to me at a mom’s playdate during the holidays where we exchanged baked goods.  A few moms used agave nectar in replacement to sugar.  Cool I thought at the […]

April 8, 2010 | 8 Comments More
 BPA-Free BEABA Babycook Makes Cooking For Baby Easier

BPA-Free BEABA Babycook Makes Cooking For Baby Easier

This French-made all-in-one blender, steamer, defroster and reheater all-in-one is genius!  My little boy is 7 months young and he eats only freshly made babyfood from organic fruits, vegetables and grains prepared by his super-busy mama and babycook® . Things have gotten less complicated and messy at our home thanks to this little machine, so […]

March 19, 2010 | 1 Comment More
Which Powdered Infant Formula is Free of Bisphenol A (BPA)

Which Powdered Infant Formula is Free of Bisphenol A (BPA)

We received lots of emails from confused parents wondering about Bisphenol A (BPA) in  the packaging of Infant Formula and decided to do a short post about this topic. We contacted all major US Baby Formula makers to figure out which ones are safe and which aren’t. What we found out is that  almost all […]

March 4, 2010 | 0 Comments More
Formaldehyde-Free Baby and Children's Clothing Companies

Formaldehyde-Free Baby and Children’s Clothing Companies

On February 4, 2009 we posted our first version of this article regarding which clothing companies do and do NOT treat their clothing with formaldehyde.  We have received quite a few emails from parents on this one, and even some who have shared helpful information with us!   Additionally, some companies who did not respond in […]

February 9, 2010 | 39 Comments More
Purify Indoor Air With House Plants, Expert Advice

Purify Indoor Air With House Plants, Expert Advice

Indoor air can be more toxic during the winter months since we don’t get as much fresh airflow through the house with all the windows and doors shut most of the day. Since young children are most vulnerable to toxic indoor chemicals like formaldehyde, we wanted to find out more about the air purifying benefits […]

January 19, 2010 | 2 Comments More
My Favorite Safe and Natural Teething Toy

My Favorite Safe and Natural Teething Toy

My son is little over 4 months old and he’s sucking and chewing anything he can get his hands on. I bought him a bunch of wooden rings, cloth toys and safe plastic teethers, but all he wants is his Sophie the Giraffe. He usually drops toys a few seconds after he chews on them […]

January 14, 2010 | 2 Comments More
Safbaby's First "Ethical & Environmentally Conscious Retailer" Green Award goes to KidBean.com

Safbaby’s First “Ethical & Environmentally Conscious Retailer” Green Award goes to KidBean.com

We live in a time where it seems that kindness to planet earth and safe surroundings for our children take second priority to money in the pocket for most retailers/manufacturers.  But, thank goodness this is not true 100% of the time!   Every now and then there comes along an online retail store that absolutely blows […]

January 11, 2010 | 0 Comments More
12 Things Your Child Should Avoid

12 Things Your Child Should Avoid

It can be overwhelming when you begin to learn about all the toxins that surround your child on a daily basis.   We truly believe that making a few small changes will make a profound impact on the short AND long term health and well being of our babies and kids. If you are looking […]

January 4, 2010 | 8 Comments More
The Ultimate 'Safe Alternative' Gift Guide for Kids 0-6

The Ultimate ‘Safe Alternative’ Gift Guide for Kids 0-6

We are so happy to bring this Gift Guide for kids to you this year.  We have hand selected only the finest products made from conscious companies with the highest standards in toy safety.  All of these products are eco-friendly, non-toxic, green, or a safe alternative to other similar products readily available at big box […]

November 25, 2009 | 3 Comments More
The Ultimate 'Safe Alternative' Holiday Gift Guide 2009 for Moms

The Ultimate ‘Safe Alternative’ Holiday Gift Guide 2009 for Moms

Alright mamas, we have happily made your man’s holiday shopping a little more stress free this season!  We have hand picked our most favorite eco-friendly, green, organic and natural products that any woman would LOVE to receive.  Not only is this Gift Guide ideal for moms, but you are certain to find something in here […]

November 25, 2009 | 1 Comment More
Safe Gift Ideas From Our Approved Vendors With Coupon Codes

Safe Gift Ideas From Our Approved Vendors With Coupon Codes

We greatly admire all of the companies that you see highlighted on our Approved Vendor page through out the year.  Below are some great gift ideas from these respectable web-retailers that provide healthy and safe products free of dangerous toxins such as PVC, BPA, fire retardant chemicals and more. Not only are these gifts special, […]

November 25, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Well-seasoned Cast Iron Cookware: A Safe Alternative to Teflon

Well-seasoned Cast Iron Cookware: A Safe Alternative to Teflon

Do you rely like most of us on Non-stick Teflon cookware? You probably know that they contain Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA), which has  been linked to cancer, low birth weight and suppressed immune system in lab animals. It’s also been found in most American’s blood including newborns. We have tested a few safe alternative and PFOA-free […]

November 16, 2009 | 2 Comments More
 A Safe Shot Strategy for Parents Who Choose to Vaccinate

A Safe Shot Strategy for Parents Who Choose to Vaccinate

With all the controversy out there on the question “To vaccinate or not to vaccinate?” it is nice to know a few things a parent can do to boost their children’s immune system before and after a shot if they do decide to vaccinate their child. With permission we share this article by Dr. Lauren […]

October 11, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Does Wifi And Cell Phone Exposure Damage Our Children's Brains/Reproductive Organs?

Does Wifi And Cell Phone Exposure Damage Our Children’s Brains/Reproductive Organs?

Our last post cautioned the dangers of cell phone radiation for our children. This post we bring to you an influential interview with Lloyd Morgan. He was author of two legislative Acts concerning brain tumors.  One in California (passed into law in 2000), and the other in the US Congress (passed into law in 2002). […]

October 8, 2009 | 5 Comments More
Keep Cell Phones Away From Your Children

Keep Cell Phones Away From Your Children

The concerns regarding cell phone usage in relation to brain tumors/cancers is an on-going controversy.  But when it comes to cell phone health risks for our children, SAFbaby is leaning on the side of extreme caution for many scientific reasons that we will begin talking about here. If you google “Cell Phone Health Risks in […]

October 4, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Food Inc.: E. Coli On The Rise -  A Threath To Our Children

Food Inc.: E. Coli On The Rise – A Threath To Our Children

This documentary, in an impeccable way, lifts from us a deliberate vail between our food and where it comes from. There is such an important message brought to us here from Magnolia Pictures.  We hope that each and everyone of you gets a chance to see this documentary when it becomes available to purchase through […]

September 22, 2009 | 4 Comments More
Eco-friendy And 100% Sustainable Infant Shoes by Simple Shoes

Eco-friendy And 100% Sustainable Infant Shoes by Simple Shoes

These earth-friendly shoes are not only 100% adorable, they are also completely free of toxic chemicals such as toxic glues, dyes and plastics (which are readily found in many shoes.) Come on now, shoes (infant shoes none the less) should not be filled with all that hazardous and harmful additives.  Infant shoes should simply be […]

September 10, 2009 | 0 Comments More
SIGG Bottles and BPA: Exchange Your SIGG Bottle For A BPA-free Lining

SIGG Bottles and BPA: Exchange Your SIGG Bottle For A BPA-free Lining

It seems that a conscious parent can try their best to keep their children unexposed from toxic additives, such as BPA, but the alarming facts are that we keep hearing about these toxins creeping into vessels we are being lead to believe are safe. We both were big fans of SIGG bottles and thought they […]

September 5, 2009 | 2 Comments More

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