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 […]

The Kids’ Menu: Creating Picky Eaters and Sickening New Generations

Children naturally like healthy unprocessed food, but they are hardly exposed to it from the early stages of their life and as a result we end up with that so-called “picky” eater or the child who is perpetually sick. Children are not picky because it’s a normal behavior -like we hear at the pediatrician’s office- […]

$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 […]

Easiest Ever Wipe Bits

If you are a cloth diapering mama, you get excited about any topic related to cloth diapers, am I right? Now imagine reading a whole blog dedicated to cloth diapers!? I could spend all day reading Courtney’s blog, Diaper Wrecker. From guides like Options for Diapering a Newborn, or The Best AIO Diapers for 2013, […]

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 […]

Helping Your Child to Deal with Conflict

Much of peaceful parenting is about helping your child navigate the world, taking into account his character and developmental stage. To people who are unfamiliar with the concept, it often looks as if parents are ‘enabling’ the child or ‘spoiling’ it and deliberately trying to avoid conflict.    The latter is what I wanted to […]

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 […]