I’m on Mama Natural: Children’s Herbal Bath for Rashes and Hives

I am a HUGE Mama Natural fan. I found her blog when I first got started in this natural living path. Her video Sh*t Crunchy Mama’s Say is the first thing I found from her and from that day I knew she was a kindred soul. My little guys has had a mild case of […]

$50 Button Diapers Gift Certificate Giveaway

Last month I told you that I had found my favorite new diapers. Don’t remember? No problem, you can click here and read my review, but I’m just going to tell you quickly why they have become my favorite diaper anyway 🙂

Homemade Soothing Baby Oil {Recipe & Free Label}

As parents we are so diligent about keeping toxic substances away from our precious children. So when they become mobile we quickly lock up under sinks and cabinets all those conventional cleaning products, car oils, paints, etc. Except we forget one. Baby oil. You read that right. Baby oil can be extremely dangerous, even fatal, […]

Product Spotlight: Button Diapers

Oh dear fluff! I love me some cloth diapers. If you are a cloth diapering mama, or know someone who is, you probably know we are pretty much obsessed with them. But by know I have honed my cloth diapers skills and I know what work for us and what doesn’t. When Button Diapers approached […]

Homemade All Natural Baby Wash & Shampoo

My interest in nontoxic products started with my son. I have mentioned before how just fresh from the hospital, in the haze of no sleep and hour long nursing sessions something clicked in me, the products I used for personal care had toxins in them. Almost immediately I threw everything out, and replaced them with […]

6 Ingredients to Avoid in Baby Products

Today I have the pleasure of having my dear friend Loriel from Healthy Roots, Happy Soul as a guest blogger. You may remember she visited once with her recipe for Shrimp Linguine with Roasted Tomatoes and Spinach. If don’t know Loriel yet, I hope you visit her blog, there you can find Real Food recipes […]

10 Eco-Friendly & Natural Gifts for Babies

    Babies and toddlers can be green too. For us natural moms, it is important to ensure no harmful or toxic chemicals are used in these products , as well as making sure the production of these items is gentle on the planet. I have put together a list of gift ideas, I use […]

10 Tips for Traveling with Cloth Diapers

Hi everyone! I have a special treat today. The following is a guest post from Jacquelyn at Little Owl Crunchy Mama. And you will love her because she is all about natural parenting, Real Food, and all that crunchy living stuff you and I both like! If you don’t believe me check out her post […]

Halloween Themed Taggie Blanket Tutorial

I realize kids, usually 2 and older, get really excited about Halloween. But what about the littlest? There are so many new babies around me right now that I felt they deserve a Halloween treat as well. Disclosure: this is my first sewing project. As in, ever. So if you have good eyes and notice […]

Should Fevers in Children be Treated?

As parents is very unsettling to watch our children in pain and uncomfortable when they are sick. Fevers are especially dreaded by parents. Well, because if there is a fever something must be wrong and something must be done to bring the fever down, right? Maybe. So many questions come to mind when dealing with […]