Category: 0-1 yr

Part 1: The Truth About GMO

Part 1: The Truth About GMO

Our first GMO Awareness article came out in 2008, 3 years ago! Wow time flies. Did you know that October is GMO Awareness Month? It actually amazes me that there are still plenty of people out there who have no idea what GMO is.  If you are one of those people, the time is NOW […]

October 6, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Healthy Poop, Healthy Child: Where Food Allergies Can First Be Detected

Healthy Poop, Healthy Child: Where Food Allergies Can First Be Detected

The suggestion that a parent first look at their child’s stool to find signs of food allergies seems completely rational.  In the article below, submitted to us by Rebecca Wood, she tells more about the root cause of some types of skin rash, foul smelling stool and food allergies. We additionally like the way that […]

September 22, 2011 | 1 Comment More
The Immediate And Long Term Benefits Of Exercise For Baby's Brain And Body

The Immediate And Long Term Benefits Of Exercise For Baby’s Brain And Body

I love to exercise, and personally know that without it my life would be a mess. It is sweetly reassuring to hear that ALL ages benefit, immediately AND long term, from movin’ and groovin’ our bodies. I really appreciated the comment in the article below, written by  parenting advisor Janet Lansbury, where she mentions that […]

September 14, 2011 | 1 Comment More
Children and Fluoride FAQ - A Must Read For Every Parent!

Children and Fluoride FAQ – A Must Read For Every Parent!

There is plenty of conversation happening these days on fluoride and the potential dangers/benefits of supplementing this into our children’s daily/dentist-visit routine.  With all that is being said, we really wanted to repost this amazing article about children and fluoride for you today.  Please make sure you read all the comments from past readers and […]

September 2, 2011 | 9 Comments More
Parents for Antibiotic Awareness:  Help Improve The Health Of The Meat We Eat

Parents for Antibiotic Awareness: Help Improve The Health Of The Meat We Eat

Are you interested in learning how you can help to improve the health of the meat we eat?  Then this is a great article for you, and for your friends. With school lunches being packed and sent off with love daily now, and with Labor Day barbequing right around the corner, now is a great […]

August 25, 2011 | 2 Comments More
Lead Exposure Can Come From All Foods!  Here's What You Can Do

Lead Exposure Can Come From All Foods! Here’s What You Can Do

Did you know that food companies can NOT claim to be “lead-free?”  In other words, there has been such an increase in contamination of our environment that lead is now in our water and food supply to some degree. “Eat as clean as possible, at all times” says Dr. Murray Clarke, SAFbaby’s Health Expert. Dr. […]

August 4, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Is Silicone In Baby Products And Bakeware Really Safe?

Is Silicone In Baby Products And Bakeware Really Safe?

In October of 2010 we raised the question, “Is Silicone Safe?”  If you haven’t read this article, we suggest you check it out.  One reader (Jamey Lacy-Lucy) recently commented on this article, and we listened! Her comment begins like this, “I have been writing professionally for over 30 years (since my teens) and spent 5 […]

July 28, 2011 | 15 Comments More
$100 Mighty Nest Give Away

$100 Mighty Nest Give Away

Win a $100 MightyNest gift card to stock up for back to school no-waste lunch supplies! MightyNest is part of our Approved Vendor Network (see them all here) which means that we have personally went through their site and we believe them to be a safe alternative website carrying great stuff parents can trust.  We […]

July 25, 2011 | 5 Comments More
Who Really Owns The Organic Foods Your Family Eats?

Who Really Owns The Organic Foods Your Family Eats?

We wanted to share this chart with you, posted with permissions from Professor Phil Howard and Cornucopia Institute, which shows how large corporations really own most of our packaged foods including natural and organic brands. Did you know that Pepsi owns Naked Juice, Back to Nature is a Kraft’s brand and Bear Naked was bought […]

July 18, 2011 | 1 Comment More
ChildLife Essentials Children's Supplements Give Away

ChildLife Essentials Children’s Supplements Give Away

We are bringing back the GIVE AWAY!  But don’t worry, we won’t be filling SAFbaby with nothing but Give Aways and product review posts.  That is just not who we are.  You will continue to find weekly articles that truly pertain to the well being and health of your children and babies! However, we have […]

July 13, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Which DHA Is Safe and Most Beneficial For Brain Development? A FAQ with Safbaby's Health Expert Dr. Murray Clarke

Which DHA Is Safe and Most Beneficial For Brain Development? A FAQ with Safbaby’s Health Expert Dr. Murray Clarke

The following is an article written by SAFbaby Health Expert, Dr. Murray Clarke, regarding the safety of DHA supplementation for babies and children. This information is important because there is a pouring out of synthetic DHA and ARA into baby foods and formulas which have not been proven safe for human consumption, and have made […]

July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments More
False Claims That DHA in Organic and Non-Organic Infant Formula Is Safe

False Claims That DHA in Organic and Non-Organic Infant Formula Is Safe

It breaks my heart that infant formula companies have been trying to persuade women for years that an infant formula is superior to breast milk. It is even more sad to know that their ploy has affected some women’s decision not to breast feed!  (I was a formula fed baby, and my mother was lead […]

July 4, 2011 | 8 Comments More
On Organic Baby And Toddler Food That Is More Nutritious Than Jarred Food

On Organic Baby And Toddler Food That Is More Nutritious Than Jarred Food

NurturMe is truly a revolutionary offering for our babies! This new concept in baby food is space-saving, light-weight, minimal eco-friendly packaging, tasty and nutritious – ALL IN ONE! Wow, what a great idea! Oh, but it gets even better. ALL of the ingredients found in the NurturMe line of premium baby food are farmed organically […]

July 1, 2011 | 1 Comment More
Exciting News! Introducing SAFbaby's Expert Advisor, Dr. Murray Clarke

Exciting News! Introducing SAFbaby’s Expert Advisor, Dr. Murray Clarke

Over 2.5 years ago we reviewed a line of supplements and vitamins for babies and children that we still personally use today. That line of supplements is called ChildLife® Essentials. It received one of our first MACT Excellence Awards (then called Safbaby ‘Mom Approved – Baby Tested’ Award). Both of us were introduced to ChildLife® Essentials […]

June 21, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Summer Savings Coupon Codes from our Approved Vendors

Summer Savings Coupon Codes from our Approved Vendors

Some people love winter, I love SUMMER!  It is such an amazing time of year to be outside, listening to the sounds of nature, hunting for ladybugs (or maybe worms if you have little boys), walking barefoot on the earth and gazing at the star filled sky around the bonfire at night.  What are some […]

June 16, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Measles Questions NOT Addressed By Mainstream Media

Measles Questions NOT Addressed By Mainstream Media

It was reported in the press a few weeks ago that a 26 year old man in Germany died of measles.  Europe, especially France, has been hit by a major outbreak of measles, which the U.N. health agency is blaming on the failure to vaccinate all children. The World Health Organization said that France had […]

June 15, 2011 | 5 Comments More
US Rice Is Relatively Elevated In Arsenic. Due to NO Set Limits, So Are Infant Rice Cereals!

US Rice Is Relatively Elevated In Arsenic. Due to NO Set Limits, So Are Infant Rice Cereals!

Rice cereals are a very common first food for our babies.  I recall feeding my little babe organic rice cereal (wow, 4 years ago now!) but at that time never questioned something such as arsenic finding it’s way into her precious body at mealtime.  But now consumers are finding that rice (organic or non-organic) can […]

May 31, 2011 | 2 Comments More
The GMO Food Industry Has Been Giving False Claims That Their Food Is Safe

The GMO Food Industry Has Been Giving False Claims That Their Food Is Safe

I live on Kauai and my family and I have a large garden, chickens we raise for eggs and goats we will one day milk. I feel blessed to be able to know the very source of my family’s food. It’s a wonderful reality in a day where most of our food travels hundreds and […]

May 27, 2011 | 0 Comments More
What you eat may increase your child's chance of developing Autism

What you eat may increase your child’s chance of developing Autism

According to a recent body of research from UC Davis Medical Center, a child that is conceived between December and March has a greater chance of developing Autism than a child conceived April through November. The study covered a total of 6.6 million children, born in California, followed from conception to age 6. The researchers […]

May 17, 2011 | 0 Comments More
The Latest Updates On Toxic Formamide In Foam Puzzle Play Mats Plus Chart of Manufacturers

The Latest Updates On Toxic Formamide In Foam Puzzle Play Mats Plus Chart of Manufacturers

OUR LATEST UPDATES FROM JUNE 27th, 2013 CAN BE FOUND HERE! Should We Stop Worrying About EVA Foam Puzzle Mats? UPDATES  ON MAY 5th, 2011: As of today we have become aware of a new concern around foam mat manufacturers and this leads us to personally believe that ALL EVA FOAM MATS are not to […]

May 12, 2011 | 79 Comments More

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