Category: Environment

Stop Unlabeled Genetically Modified (GM) Salmon From Being Manufactured for Human Consumption

Stop Unlabeled Genetically Modified (GM) Salmon From Being Manufactured for Human Consumption

Will genetically modified (GM) salmon become the first genetically modified animal manufactured for human consumption?  We sure as heck hope that no such thing as a genetically modified animal be available to us as a food source!  And on top of that craziness, if it does hit the markets and it does NOT have to […]

September 22, 2010 | 1 Comment More
Untested Chemicals in Products We Use

Untested Chemicals in Products We Use

It’s upsetting to know that the toxic chemicals used in stain-resistant children’s fabrics, pizza boxes, fast food containers, inks, nonstick cookware and many other products (being used on and around our children) are used without being safety tested. We are happy to promote the  “I am Not a guinea Pig” campaign by the Environmental Defense […]

August 2, 2010 | 0 Comments More
 Why is Lead Found in Purses Such a Serious Problem?

Why is Lead Found in Purses Such a Serious Problem?

Lead is a serious toxin that surrounds our children in ways we don’t normally recognize.  We are reposting this article with permissions from on of the “Lead Ladies” and hope it brings light to the serious nature of lead.  We were so surprised to learn how easily this toxin can absorb into our bodies just […]

July 6, 2010 | 0 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
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
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
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
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
A Rich Organic Baby Lotion That The Average Income Can Afford!

A Rich Organic Baby Lotion That The Average Income Can Afford!

It is insanely mind boggling how many dangerous toxins readily make up many of the mainstream skin care products targeted for our children.  Seriously, if the mass public knew the dangers of rubbing these neuro-toxins and hormone disruptors into the bodies of those we love and cherish the most, major companies would be going out […]

December 29, 2009 | 0 Comments More
80,000 Chemicals! Join Erin Brockovich and Seventh Generation to Demand Change

80,000 Chemicals! Join Erin Brockovich and Seventh Generation to Demand Change

The federal law that should protect us from health-harming chemicals just doesn’t work. Since 1976, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has required safety testing on only 200 of the more than 80,000 chemicals on the market. We need a stronger chemical law to keep our families safe and healthy. We have been cautioning our readers […]

December 17, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Ergobaby Organics- A Beautiful And Organic Pack To Wear Your Baby

Ergobaby Organics- A Beautiful And Organic Pack To Wear Your Baby

Every single person I know with an Ergo Baby Carrier absolutely LOVES it, me included!   Do you have a baby/toddler?  Do you support an organic lifestyle?  If you are on our site, you probably do, or at least know someone who does.  Today we are happy to highlight a really unique and organic line of […]

December 11, 2009 | 2 Comments More
Larry King Live Debates On The Dangers Of Eating Meat

Larry King Live Debates On The Dangers Of Eating Meat

Shortly after we posted our rave review of Food Inc., Larry King conducted a must-see debate about the safety of the meat we eat (see below). This debate included Mrs. Kowalcyk, whose son Kevin died in 2001 after eating a hamburger contaminated with E. coli.  Kowlacyk passionately states in this interview, “We want consumers to […]

October 15, 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-friendly and Truly 'Green' Toddler Picnic Table

Eco-friendly and Truly ‘Green’ Toddler Picnic Table

I don’t know who loves this eco-friendly toddler picnic table more, me or my 3 year old.  She is so thrilled to have her very own picnic table, one that is made perfectly for her size and I am in love that it is 100% green and beautifully made! Since we’ve received our non-toxic picnic […]

September 16, 2009 | 0 Comments More
The Health And Environmental Aspects of Indulging In Fast Food: Our Interview With An Inspiring 11 Year Old!

The Health And Environmental Aspects of Indulging In Fast Food: Our Interview With An Inspiring 11 Year Old!

Koa Halpern is just 11 years old and is already making a profound shift for the positive in his community at large! As founder of Fast Food Free, he has a mission to educate the American people, especially the youth, to become more aware of the health and environmental aspects of indulging in fast food […]

September 1, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Unique Green Cleaning Products That Make Cleaning Fun!

Unique Green Cleaning Products That Make Cleaning Fun!

Better Life has a line of green cleaning products that we think would be a fabulous gift for any hard to shop for mom, dad, baby sitter, or better yet….. a very unique and useful baby shower gift too! “What?”, you may be asking.  “Cleaning products for a gift?  Come on now.”  And our answer […]

August 21, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Eliminating Pesticides And Their Magnified Dangers In Our Children

Eliminating Pesticides And Their Magnified Dangers In Our Children

“No need to panic if it’s organic.”  A catchy phrase, yeah?  Well, we are meant to believe hype such as “we couldn’t feed the world population without pesticides” and more, but we are happy to bring you truth on this topic today! Our exclusive interview with Kristin Schafer, from Pesticide Action Network, really shines the […]

August 19, 2009 | 0 Comments More
A Safe and Effective DEET-Free Bug Spray for Babies and Kids

A Safe and Effective DEET-Free Bug Spray for Babies and Kids

Deet, especially for our babies and children, is highly toxic.  So, being a nature loving family, we wish to use a safer alternative. The great outdoors is a place where our young one’s mind can expand with the vastness of nature. Breathing in fresh air and experiencing the delightful array of unlimited possibilities that stretch […]

July 8, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Find Out What Pesticides Are on Your Food With This Great New Tool!

Find Out What Pesticides Are on Your Food With This Great New Tool!

We know pesticides are in the foods we eat, and in our drinking water too.  But do you know just how much, what kinds and which pesticides are the most hazardous to your child’s health?  Now you can! A new tool from the nonprofit group Pesticide Action Network sheds new science-driven light on the invisible […]

June 26, 2009 | 1 Comment More

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