Category Archives: 9-12 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 Play Tents and Play Tunnels

When he was younger, our little guy loved playing in tunnels at our local indoor play space and inside his friends’ tents when we visited for play dates! When I began looking into purchasing a play tent, I learned that … 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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BPA Free Sand Toys

Green Toys Sand Play Set – We purchased the Green Toys Sand Play Set for our little guy’s first birthday and he used it at home, at the park and the beach.  We decided to take away the rake that … Continue reading

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