Tag: non-toxic nursery

The Truth About Sophie The Giraffe and The Recall Rumors

The Truth About Sophie The Giraffe and The Recall Rumors

The search term ‘Sophie the Giraffe recall’ on Google gets 129,000 results. Wow, that’s a lot! Sophie was my son’s favorite chewing toy (see photo below), and it’s probably one of the most popular teething toy around the world. Here is why Sophie The Giraffe was in the Headline News 2 years ago: The November […]

July 23, 2013 | 1 Comment 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
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
PVC-Free Wet/Dry Bags: Great for Cloth Diapers, Swim Wear and More

PVC-Free Wet/Dry Bags: Great for Cloth Diapers, Swim Wear and More

Oh the uses a mommy will find for these PVC-free and lead-free wet and wet/dry bags by Planet Wise. Not only are they completely waterproof, even at the seams, but they are wonderfully crafted in the USA! PVC or vinyl often lines bags that are meant to be waterproof (such as diaper bags.) But, not […]

June 2, 2009 More
Luxuriously Dreamy: Organic Cotton Crib Bedding by Coyuchi

Luxuriously Dreamy: Organic Cotton Crib Bedding by Coyuchi

Coyuchi’s certified organic cotton crib sheets and blankets are THE softest you’ll find!  They are made from 100% certified organic fair trade cotton, and grown “by hand” on family farms in India. My 2 1/2 year old, who is still happily sleeping in her crib, seriously favors this brand of organic bedding. She tells me […]

May 28, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Organic, Chemical-Free, and All Natural Insecticides by EcoSMART

Organic, Chemical-Free, and All Natural Insecticides by EcoSMART

EcoSMART® is a non-toxic, water based and natural insecticide with active ingredients made from organic plant oils!  Sound too good to be truly effective? Well, get ready to be blown away!  Because when it comes to getting rid of pesky flying and crawling insects, EcoSMART® brings forth a whole new meaning to the phrase “kill […]

April 12, 2009 | 4 Comments More
Natural Mat's Organic Cotton and Natural Latex Mattress:  The Coco Mat

Natural Mat’s Organic Cotton and Natural Latex Mattress: The Coco Mat

Natural Mat is a respectable mattress company that passes strict US Fire Retardants standards without any use of toxic fire retardants. Right on!  This is not easy to find.  (Please beware of the “organic” label on mattresses unless you really know what you are looking for.) Natural Mat is truly a safe, non-toxic, chemical-free crib […]

March 27, 2009 | 1 Comment More
Naturepedic's Organic Cotton Mattress: Wool Free and Latex Free

Naturepedic’s Organic Cotton Mattress: Wool Free and Latex Free

What’s special and convenient about Naturpedic’s organic mattress for babies and children is that they have a 2-in-1 crib and twin mattress. This versatile 2 in 1 Organic Cotton Ultra is waterproof on one side, perfect for infants and bed wetters,(because an accident with potty training toddlers is bound to happen) while the quilted side […]

March 26, 2009 | 2 Comments More
PVC-free Apron and Bib by Bumkins for Babies and Children

PVC-free Apron and Bib by Bumkins for Babies and Children

For art-work fun, food-dripping skills, and even gardening smiles, this Bumkins PVC-free Apron (or bib) for toddlers is perfect! It is waterproof, and a great length for keeping little ones clean. The fit is wonderful and it is so easy to put on. Just slip the neck ties overhead, and pull the clasping slide bead […]

December 29, 2008 | 1 Comment More
Product Review: Eco-friendly Ecotots Surfin Project Table and Stools

Product Review: Eco-friendly Ecotots Surfin Project Table and Stools

Honestly, life would be much different around here without our Ecotot Table and Stools. We love this [tag] eco-friendly toddler furniture [/tag] so much! This [tag] Surfin Kids Project Table and Stool Set [/tag] from Ecotots sits beautifully in any child’s room (big or small), or in the living room! A feature that we love […]

June 11, 2008 | 0 Comments More
How To Design A Safe and Non-Toxic Nursery

How To Design A Safe and Non-Toxic Nursery

After coming across Debra Lynn Dadd’s amazing book, Home Safe Home, we decided to ask her to share her expertise on creating a safe and [tag] non-toxic nursery [/tag]. Debra has been a leading authority on eliminating toxic chemicals in the home since self-publishing the first book on the subject in 1982. She has simply […]

June 8, 2008 | 1 Comment More
Product Review:  FarmBaby Nursery Spray

Product Review: FarmBaby Nursery Spray

How does it happen? How does something so sweet, and so wonderful, let off the stinkiest #2 bombs? Do you get a similar drift at your changing table? If so, you will be a happy camper to hear about FarmBaby Nursery Spray. But wait! Freshening up the nursery after a diaper change is not the […]

June 8, 2008 | 0 Comments More

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