Category Archives: 6-9 Months
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
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
Check out our updated holiday toy list for 2014!
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
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
“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
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