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  • Safe, Non-Toxic Toy Guide

    Safe, Non-Toxic Toy Guide

    Happy holidays! We hope this non-toxic toy guide is helpful for those of you looking to have a toxin-free and environmentally-responsible holiday! This post may contain affiliate links. Please read our disclosure page. Skip to: Toys, like evvvvverything else, can introduce toxins into your home, to say nothing of the environmental impact of producing and […]

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  • 2022 Healthy Gift Guide

    2022 Healthy Gift Guide

    As always, our holiday guide highlights dozens of unexpected, joyful gift ideas from conscious, healthy brands we love. Some of these items are offered in our online store, and if not we’ve included links to shop. In some cases, we may earn a commission for the referral, but the price is always the same for […]

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  • Father’s Day Gift Guide 2022

    Father’s Day Gift Guide 2022

    I hope that some of the 19 ideas in our Father’s Day Gift Guide will be the inspiration you need. From healthy IPA mustard to organic socks, our wellness-inspired Father’s Day Gift Guide has something for every kind of dad!

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  • Safer Summer Camp Gear 2022

    Safer Summer Camp Gear 2022

    If you’re sending your kids to day camp this year, read on for my top pics for toxin-free, Earth-friendly camp supplies in our store.

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  • Safe, Natural Laundry Detergent Guide

    Safe, Natural Laundry Detergent Guide

    1. Mama Suds 2. Christina Maser 3. Kind 4. Eco-Me 5. Tandi’s Naturals 6. Sonett 7. Meliora Skip to: Updated: May 2022 This post contains only my honest assessment of the laundry detergent brands we’ve reviewed. We sometimes receive complimentary products to sample or a commission if you click an affiliate link. Thanks for supporting […]

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  • Bottled Water Is Bad Stuff—and the Good Stuff Is Cheaper!

    Bottled Water Is Bad Stuff—and the Good Stuff Is Cheaper!

    We get questions about the best type of bottled water or the best water delivery services. People are concerned about the safety of their tap water, and often for good reason (you can look up the scary stuff in your local water in this database). However, I never recommend bottled water. I have three big concerns […]

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  • Why Toddler Formula for an Infant May Be Fine

    Why Toddler Formula for an Infant May Be Fine

    In light of the infant formula shortage crisis, I wanted to encourage parents to consider toddler formula as an option. You should talk to your pediatrician about the best formula for your baby–especially toddler formula for an infant. That said, I know many parents who have chosen to feed their infants a “toddler” formula, even […]

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  • Kudos Diaper Review: Are Kudos Really “Green” and Do They Really Work?

    Kudos Diaper Review: Are Kudos Really “Green” and Do They Really Work?

    This Kudos diaper review is sponsored by Kudos. As always, all opinions expressed here are entirely our own. Kudos disposable diapers have been getting a lot of buzz for being greener and more effective than other safer disposable diapers. After doing our research on the material and processes employed by Kudos, we determined that yes, […]

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  • 15 Healthier Packaged Snacks

    15 Healthier Packaged Snacks

    Skip to: My kids are big snackers, and they probably get it from me! I often skip dinner entirely (not good, I know), and then spend the rest of the evening snacking—a bowl of cereal, some grapes, toast, or maybe if I’m feeling ambitious, a sliced cucumber with some feta cheese, drizzled with Olea True. […]

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  • Baby Food Pouch Guide

    Baby Food Pouch Guide

    Baby food pouches are much easier to handle than jars of food, and both of my kids enjoyed them well into their preschool years. In addition, pouched baby food is probably more nutritious than jarred foods (more on this below).

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  • Start Here: 5 Crucial Steps to Decrease Toxins in Your Home

    Start Here: 5 Crucial Steps to Decrease Toxins in Your Home

    This post will help you do the five most important things to detox your home. I will tell you exactly what to swap to make this as easy as possible to get the biggest bang for your dollars and your efforts.

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  • 20 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for 2022

    20 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for 2022

    What follows are some of the items on my wish list this Mother’s Day–the beautiful, ethically-made, toxin-free items I am hoping to both give and receive. I hope you’ll be able to spend the day with your favorite mother figures! (Please note that anything you’d like to buy from our store should be ordered by […]

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