Category Archives: 6-9 Months

Non-Toxic Holiday Toy List 2014

It’s Holiday Season and with that comes the deluge of toy advertising – but do you know how safe those toys really are? With the recent studies on the effects of the numerous hormone disrupting chemicals found particularly in plastics, … Continue reading

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BPA and PVC Free Babyproofing

When one of my favorite websites, Healthy Child Healthy World, asked for suggestions on green babyproofing, I realized I hadn’t done a posting on this (better late than never)!  When your little ones are starting to get mobile, it’s time … Continue reading

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Non-Toxic Holiday Toy List 2013

Check out our updated holiday toy list for 2014!

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Natural, Non-Toxic Carpeting and Area Rugs

Whether it’s decorating the nursery or play area, you may be looking to replace carpeting or purchase a new area rug and coming up short when looking for non-toxic options.  Although more difficult to find, there are safer products on … Continue reading

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Flame Retardant-Free Gliders, Rockers & Sofas

According to NPR’s article on Flame Retardants, 85% of couches tested in a recent Americal Chemical Society study contained at least one flame retardant chemical in the foam cushioning.  Why is this such a concern one may ask?  Prior to 2005, … Continue reading

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Natural, Non-Toxic Pest Control For Your Family

“I’m an advocate for common sense. If an exterminator uses a chemical that makes a spider drop dead right in front of you, what’s its effect on a child?” Erin Brockovich – President of Brockovich Research & Consulting Did you … Continue reading

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Natural Wooden Baby Toys

Plan Toys – We received our first Plan Toys toy as a gift and absolutely love this line of products.  Plan Toys uses non-chemically treated rubberwood, water based paint and non-formaldehyde glue.  Their products are manufactured in Thailand. Plan Toys … Continue reading

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Organic Baby Sunscreen

Badger Unscented Sunscreen – We cover our child in sunscreen each and every morning before we set off for the day, and we need his sunscreen to be both effective and safe.  After researching a number of products, we chose … Continue reading

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