As parents we do everything we can for our children. We love them, we support them, and we do everything in out power to keep them safe. Unfortunately, every year, our duty to protect our children becomes more and more difficult. If you have three and a half minutes, this video courtesy of Healthy Child […]


Preparing for a new baby can be the most exciting time for a new parent-to -be but it can also be the most overwhelming. I remember being pregnant with my first child and the amount of “must haves” I was told I needed in order to have the _____________ (happiest, fullest, smartest, most independent….fill in […]


Since I’m feeling under the weather this week, I am re-sharing a previously published post for Green & Natural Mamas Thursday: What is BPA? Why is it bad? What can I do? Link up your green living or natural parenting posts with the linky below! I would love if you could leave a comment on […]


Scroll to the bottom of this post to add any of your green living or natural parenting posts to the Green & Natural Mama linky! Toddlers can have very short attention spans, especially when it comes to eating. That’s why I love creating meals that offer 19 month old Baby lots of whole foods that […]


It’s important to reduce your exposure to the chemicals and toxins that are unfortunately part of our daily lives, but this becomes of paramount importance when you are pregnant. Our little ones have such delicate systems when they are developing and growing and toxins have a much greater impact on their sensitive little bodies. As […]


10 Green and Natural Gifts for a One Year Old – Plastic-free!


With the official start of summer right around the corner, as we spend more time outside in beautiful weather, it somehow seems easier to prioritize being healthy and creating a healthier home. Here are 5 easy steps that we will be prioritizing this summer to create a healthier home: 1. Eat whole, unprocessed, organic foods […]


Congratulations to Melanie Morin! She is the winner of the Dandelion Earth Friendly Goods Natural Tableware Giveaway with comment #3. Melanie has won a variety of natural tableware from Dandelion Earth Friendly Goods. It’s made from corn and naturally BPA, phthalate, and PVC free! Thank you to everyone who entered this giveaway, and a special […]


This week, I would like to focus on BPA for my Growing Greener feature. When we buy baby products, we are all aware at this point that it is important to buy “BPA free” but does that mean our families are safe from BPA? And what is BPA anyway? What is BPA? According to the […]