Mother's Day

A Homemade Gift for Mother’s Day

A simple idea for a Mother's Day gift: A hand-decorated pot or basket of her favorite herbs and spices.

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Why Science Matters

The more interest our children have in science, the more they can understand the importance of preserving our Planet, and contribute to quality of life for all of us.

Luca’s First Birthday Chocolate Cake

Listen to your chocolate cravings; Everyone’s favorite flavor is actually good for you!

Spotlight

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Simple Green Tips for People with Pets

There are a number of simple steps you can take to improve quality of your home, creating a safe and healthy environment for your family ...
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Regalos Verde Para Día de las Madres

Regalos para mama usando artículo ya en la casa: si aún no has comprado los regalos del Día de las Madres, aquí te ofrecemos algunas ...
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Depression During Pregnancy and Postpartum

Being pregnant for 9 months, and subsequently caring for a newborn, definitely takes its toll on a woman’s body and her mental health.

Recent Posts

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Arsenic Levels in Baby Cereal and Drinking Water

Also: Two major yogurt makers to use only non-GMO produced milk.

Mediterranean Diet, heart health, healthy diet HEALTH NEWS, MONDAY NEWS

Mediterranean Diet Associated with Better Cardiovascular Health

Also: Honest Company sued again, now over organic infant formula.

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Recall Alert: Hepatitis A Outbreak Linked to Costco Fruit

Also: Company Milky Way Int. issued a recall of Nice! Peach Slices and Nice! Mixed Fruit in 8-ounce glass jars sold at Walgreens.

Dengue Virus, vaccines HEALTH NEWS, SATURDAY NEWS

New Dengue Vaccine Recommended for Use

Also: Why is shortsightedness reaching epidemic proportions globally.

Pregnancy, Caesarean section, maternity leave PREGNANCY, SATURDAY NEWS

San Francisco Is the First American City with Full Maternity Leave

Also: Longer labor might have its health benefits.

DESSERTS, KID-FRIENDLY, RECIPES, VIDEOS

Buttermilk Banana Pancakes with Mango Filling

These sweet pancakes are a tropical fruit-filled twist on a breakfast classic.

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Homemade Healthy Baby Food with Tofu

This homemade healthy baby food recipe with just four ingredients introduces babies to tofu.

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Travel Guide Review: 100 Places That Can Change Your Child’s Life

Travel is one experience that holds the power to change a child’s perspective on life; a new travel guide can point you in the right direction.

Creative Healthy Meals for Kids KID-FRIENDLY, RECIPES

Creative Healthy Meals for Kids

Making healthy meals fun can get kids excited about foods that are normally on the “no” list.

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Recall Alert: Gerber Organic Products

Company Gerber Products is recalling specific GERBER® Organic 2ND FOOD pouches.

NEWS & LINKS, PRODUCTS

Green Products and the Honest Company

The Honest Company has recently been criticized that some of their green products are not as clean as they claim.

egg decorations GREEN LIVING, HOME DESIGN

European Egg Decorations

Egg decorations and coloring have been a significant part of the European Easter celebrations since as early as the 13th century.

KID-FRIENDLY, RECIPES, VEGETARIAN

Health Benefits of Garlic: Egg Toast with Veggies

Kids can be finicky, especially when it comes to strong-tasting food like garlic. But garlic has many health benefits. Try our simple egg toast with light garlic rub and fresh veggies.

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Green Easter Decorations And Healthy Treats

These simple Easter craft, decorating and gift ideas require little or no expense and very little time.

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Teach Your Kids about Water Conservation

World Water and Earth Week offer a great opportunity to teach your kids about water conservation from early on with a few simple tips that will help them appreciate it.