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6 Safe, Natural Remedies for Teething Pain

6 Safe, Natural Remedies for Teething Pain

My parents rubbed brandy into my gums when I was a teething infant—amazingly, I live to not only tell the tale, but to judge them for serving liquor to a minor. One day, my own children will have a similar, chagrined reaction when I tell them that I ...
Should You Use Cloth Diapers?

Should You Use Cloth Diapers?

Being an eco-conscious parent is easier than ever these days—from non-GMO organic baby food to BPA-free bubble bath, if you want to raise your children in a greener, cleaner environment, the options abound. But then we get to diapers, and that’s wher ...
5 Hot New Baby Products

5 Hot New Baby Products

Boy, are you new moms lucky—and boy, are old-timer moms like me jealous! Because, when it comes to the number of smart, safe and environmentally-friendly baby products that have hit the market recently, your bundle-of-joy’s timing couldn’t have happe ...
DIY Baby Wipes Recipe with Coconut Oil

DIY Baby Wipes Recipe with Coconut Oil

Store-bought baby wipes certainly get the job done, but they can be expensive, and you’ll go through hundreds of them every month. Plus, if your baby has sensitive skin, you might need to go through some serious trial-and-error before you figur ...
How to Be an Eco-Friendly Mama

How to Be an Eco-Friendly Mama

My oldest son’s birthday is on Earth Day. I can’t say for sure, but I suspect becoming a mom on April 22, 2003, may have made me more respectful of Mother Earth than I might have been otherwise, and I do find myself gravitating towards ec ...