Tag: Organic Cotton

From Toxic Toys to Toxic Clothes: Phthales and Nonylphenol Ethoxylates found in Kids Clothing

From Toxic Toys to Toxic Clothes: Phthales and Nonylphenol Ethoxylates found in Kids Clothing

Like most of you reading this, I can’t afford to just buy certified organic cotton clothes, and I am always well aware that what I am buying may contain chemicals I am trying to avoid. The truth is, companies worldwide try to make the biggest profit possible and we wanna buy ridiculously cheap clothes – […]

November 20, 2012 | 0 Comments More
An Organic Teething Toy That Moms Can Trust And Babies Love

An Organic Teething Toy That Moms Can Trust And Babies Love

Dress Me Up Organic Teething Bonbon is the first natural teething toy to win BOTH prestigious MACT Awards (Excellence and Green Awards) for being an eco-friendly and toxic free teething bonbon for babies! One of our testing mamas raved, “It’s a handmade, simple and cute, one of a kind teether.” Yep, kind-of a mouthful, but […]

April 14, 2011 | 0 Comments More
GroVia Organic Cloth Diapers Are Revolutionary

GroVia Organic Cloth Diapers Are Revolutionary

We’ve recently put to the test a number of cloth diapers and GroVia™ All-In-One is currently our favorite All-In-One (AIO) One-Size cloth diaper!  Honestly, these diapers are as revolutionary to the diapering world as color TV was to the B&W. My husband wasn’t overly excited about going cloth, but he converted willingly after he tried […]

December 20, 2010 | 0 Comments More
The Cloth Diaper We Love That Is Made In The USA

The Cloth Diaper We Love That Is Made In The USA

Happy Heinys pocket diaper’s adorable colors and prints immediately stick out. These diapers make me wish my little boy could walk around without pants all day to show off his cute cloths (no chance of competition from the ugly disposable diapers). I actually put on some leg warmer instead of pants a few times when […]

December 20, 2010 | 0 Comments More
4 Eco-Friendly/Organic Baby Carriers Put to the Test

4 Eco-Friendly/Organic Baby Carriers Put to the Test

I love carrying my baby boy around in a baby carrier.  I’ve tested several baby carriers for this post and wanted to share my opinion with our  Safbaby readers. There is no perfect baby carrier for all ages and babies, so below are my 4 favorite carriers, which are not only eco-friendly, but also comfortable, […]

July 22, 2010 | 9 Comments More
10 Safe Alternative Baby Shower Essentials

10 Safe Alternative Baby Shower Essentials

First of all, CONGRATULATIONS, you are about to have a baby!  Now is the perfect time to browse through our topic categories on the left side bar (0-1 year) to learn as much as possible about helping to create a safe and non-toxic environment for your infant. It is impossible to avoid all toxins that […]

May 28, 2010 More
10 Most Frequently Asked Questions About Cloth Diapering

10 Most Frequently Asked Questions About Cloth Diapering

Have you wondered if you should cloth diaper your baby? Are you afraid that it’s going to be too much work and too messy?  There are so many different kinds of cloth diapers on the market today and lots of great accessories to make cloth diapering at home and on the go a breeze.  But, […]

May 18, 2010 | 32 Comments More
Safe and Non-toxic Organic Nap Mat by Sewn Natural: PVC-Free and Fire Retardant-Free

Safe and Non-toxic Organic Nap Mat by Sewn Natural: PVC-Free and Fire Retardant-Free

Nap mats are designed to keep our precious children cozy during quiet nap times in day care, preschool and kindergarten.  They are not suppose to be a toxic breathing space that may affect the long term health of their brain, nervous system, respiratory systems and (oh yeah) endocrine systems. When I started looking for a […]

May 13, 2010 | 1 Comment 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
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
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
Eco-friendly 'Green' Shoes, From Shoe to Packaging, For Baby and Toddler

Eco-friendly ‘Green’ Shoes, From Shoe to Packaging, For Baby and Toddler

Simple® shoes has done it again!  Not only do we adore their eco-friendly line of infant shoes, but we love their “green” shoes for little kids too! Poodle and Doodle and Noodle.  Sounds so fun I have to say it again…..Poodle, Doodle and Noodle are all the names of the shoes in this fabulous line.  […]

September 10, 2009 | 1 Comment More
Baby Carriers Can Contain Toxic Fire Retardants, Dyes and Formaldehyde

Baby Carriers Can Contain Toxic Fire Retardants, Dyes and Formaldehyde

…that’s why we wanted to review a totally natural, non-toxic AND beautiful baby wearing sling.    New Native is a comfortable and easy-to-wear baby carrier, that is free of harmful additives! You won’t find a label on baby carriers indicating they contain toxic fire retardants, formaldehyde or harmful dyes. These aren’t things any parent wants near […]

May 29, 2009 | 0 Comments 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
Go Green With These Economical Organic One Size Cloth Diapers/Wipes

Go Green With These Economical Organic One Size Cloth Diapers/Wipes

There is really no excuse decent enough not to go cloth these days. Instead of dumping billions of diapers in landfills which take hundreds of years to decompose, it’s time to be part of the solution and choose an eco-friendly diaper! Because of these challenging economic times, we wanted to test an more economical cloth […]

May 23, 2009 | 1 Comment More
Organic Swaddle Blankets by Solana Baby Wear: Non-toxic Dyes and Formaldehyde-free

Organic Swaddle Blankets by Solana Baby Wear: Non-toxic Dyes and Formaldehyde-free

I didn’t know anything about swaddling when I had my first baby, but after watching the Happiest Baby on the Block and trying it out, swaddling our little girl was the easiest way to get her to sleep peacefully.  Not to mention, swaddling can help relieve colic and helps an infant to feel safe, as […]

May 2, 2009 | 0 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
Non-toxic Crib Mattress: Organic doesn't mean safer!

Non-toxic Crib Mattress: Organic doesn’t mean safer!

Knowing now the dangers of fire retardant to our children, the thought of having my baby face down, or even face up, on a product that is riddled with these dangerous chemicals is frightening. It is also unsettling to think that a mattress can be labeled “organic”, and STILL contain toxic hormone, reproductive, and neurological-disrupting […]

March 25, 2009 | 7 Comments More
 'Wrap of Love' - Luxurious, Organic, Fair Trade and Extra Special

‘Wrap of Love’ – Luxurious, Organic, Fair Trade and Extra Special

Luxurious and cozy soft, this organic cotton bathrobe by Coyuchi is everything you would dream of to wrap up the perfect bubble bath experience for your small child! I feel as if I am treating my toddler to a rich experience of a baby-spa each time I drape her into this ‘wrap of love.’  Not […]

March 1, 2009 | 0 Comments More

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