Category: 1-3 yrs

Flexibath’s PVC-Free, Phthalate-Free and BPA-Free Folding Bathtub for Babies and Toddlers

Flexibath’s PVC-Free, Phthalate-Free and BPA-Free Folding Bathtub for Babies and Toddlers

Looking for a cool, safe, BPA-free and PVC-free bath tub for babies and small children that you can fold flat to store away? Once baby has outgrown this tub, use it as a storage or recycle bin, just perfect for that too!  We are blown away with how cool this water saving bath tub for [...]

May 11, 2010 | 1 Comment More
The Impact of Electrosmog On Our Children

The Impact of Electrosmog On Our Children

We eat organic, buy non-toxic toys, wear organic clothes and use natural beauty products but we don’t think of potential dangers when it comes to use of electrical devices like computers, cell phone, wifi, ipod etc.  Could this  have a far greater impact on our children’s health? We’ve written 2 articles Does Wifi And Cell [...]

May 3, 2010 | 7 Comments More
The PBS ‘Vaccine War’ Coverup And Dr. Jay Gordon’s Statement

The PBS ‘Vaccine War’ Coverup And Dr. Jay Gordon’s Statement

Did you see the PBS show last night titled “The Vaccine War”?  Have you been let in on the behind-the-scenes (dare I say) cover-ups yet? It is so disheartening, but not surprising, that a topic of this much concern to parents all across this nation is presented to us as truth when we are only [...]

April 28, 2010 | 3 Comments More
Start An Organic Garden With Your Child And Plant Life

Start An Organic Garden With Your Child And Plant Life

Priceless are the memories of my 3.5 year old daughter in the garden with me.  We planted our first organic garden this year, and it is 100% trial-and-error.  In other words, we are learning as we go.  And the process has been so wonderful. My daughter has helped me start seeds in our seed starting [...]

April 26, 2010 | 1 Comment More
Earth Day Resolutions: Healthy Child Healthy Planet

Earth Day Resolutions: Healthy Child Healthy Planet

It’s Earth Day today! It’s more important than ever that we as parents take action and are a great example for our kids. Everything we dp has an impact on our mother earth. The way we shop, the way we eat, the way we live.  It’s important that we do it all as consciously as [...]

April 22, 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
Safe Alternative Travel Tips for Babies and Children – Protect Your Family Naturally!

Safe Alternative Travel Tips for Babies and Children – Protect Your Family Naturally!

Do you dread getting on an airplane with your children or your baby?  Does it seem that every time you fly your baby or child gets sick? “PROTECT YOURSELF AND YOUR CHILDREN WHILE TRAVELING…NATURALLY!” is an article written by Andrea Candee, MH, MSC.  We were delighted when she agreed to add information onto her original [...]

April 12, 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
Baby Wearing And Baby Slings.  What’s Safe?

Baby Wearing And Baby Slings. What’s Safe?

CPSC recently recalled Infantino’s Baby Sling due to 3 infant deaths.  But, that is not all.  CPSC now warns about the safety of all baby slings.  Below we have their statement, but we want to talk a little more on this subject today. With this warning on all baby slings, it does bring up a [...]

March 30, 2010 | 4 Comments More
Soap Nuts: An Amazing 100% Natural Laundry Detergent

Soap Nuts: An Amazing 100% Natural Laundry Detergent

Do you know what chemicals are in the most commonly used “sensitive” baby detergent?  You may innocently believe you are washing  your clothes and making them fresh and clean, but you may actually be loading them up with harsh dangerous toxins such as petroleum, phosphates, sulfates, artificial fragrances and colors, chlorine, etc. My children have [...]

March 30, 2010 | 0 Comments More
Toxic Easter Candy and a Guide to Safer Alternatives

Toxic Easter Candy and a Guide to Safer Alternatives

Which do you think has the most chemicals in it: your garage or your child’s Easter basket? The answer may surprise you, because brightly colored Easter candies are often full of synthetic food dyes and artificial flavorings. Although these foods are colorful and fun, “parents and teachers alike attribute excessive motor activity and other disruptive [...]

March 23, 2010 | 0 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
What You Need To Know About Lead Exposure And Children

What You Need To Know About Lead Exposure And Children

LEAD IS A FACT OF LIFE.  And you need a plan to deal with it.  Thanks to Joanna Cerazy and Sandra Cottingham, authors of Lead Babies, our exclusive interview below will give parents more insight on the dangers of lead exposure for our children, and what we can do to reduce exposure. Lead plays a [...]

March 15, 2010 | 1 Comment More
Organic Baby Shampoo and Body Wash

Organic Baby Shampoo and Body Wash

Fresh Organics pulls through again, with flying colors, with their organic Conditioning Shampoo and Body Wash for baby, child (and adults even love it too)!  Fresh Organic’s organic bubble bath was just recently awarded our Green Award, and this shampoo/body wash has been awarded our Green Award too! One of our readers commented on that [...]

February 23, 2010 | 0 Comments More
A Conscious Guide To Childhood Vaccinations

A Conscious Guide To Childhood Vaccinations

This is a must read book for all parents who desire to make an educated choice about how to (or not to) vaccinate their child.  A Parents’ Conscious Guide To Childhood Vaccinations is wonderfully written by Lauren Feder, M.D., a nationally recognized physician who specializes in holistic health and is board certified in homeopathic medicine.  [...]

February 18, 2010 | 0 Comments More
An Organic and Safe, Non-Toxic Bubble Bath Safe For Children

An Organic and Safe, Non-Toxic Bubble Bath Safe For Children

What feels better in the winter time than a warm, sudsy bubble bath?  They are so much fun, but sadly enough many bubble baths on the market for our kids are full of toxic chemicals.  Doesn’t put such a smile on my face to steep my child in a tub full of preservatives, synthetic fragrances [...]

February 15, 2010 | 3 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 | 42 Comments More
Peace of Mind With thinkbaby’s Truly BPA-free Baby Bottle/Sippy Cup

Peace of Mind With thinkbaby’s Truly BPA-free Baby Bottle/Sippy Cup

Most parents are making the switch to from questionably safe plastics made with BPA, to ones that are BPA-free.  Really, it seems to be the craze, but not without reason.  BPA is a  hormone disrupting chemical, it acts like an estrogen in the body and is toxic at even low doses.  A very sensitive time [...]

February 4, 2010 | 1 Comment More
The FDA on BPA and Choosing The Safest Plastics

The FDA on BPA and Choosing The Safest Plastics

The dangers of BPA, especially for infants, toddlers and fetuses isn’t new news for concerned and conscious parents these days.  It gets real interesting though to see why parents must consistently be on the search for finding the truth and the safest alternatives possible to keep our families healthy. Elizabeth Borelli, from the online retail [...]

February 1, 2010 | 1 Comment More
Off to a Great Start with Bummis Organic Cloth Diaper Kit

Off to a Great Start with Bummis Organic Cloth Diaper Kit

Bummis Organic Cloth Diaper Kit offers a parent everything you need to get started diapering their baby in a more eco-friendly way!   This kit is supreme, stupendous, ingenious and darn right put together with the finest of materials and durability.  The kits come in 2 sizes and includes prefold inserts, 2 different types of diaper [...]

January 28, 2010 | 1 Comment More

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