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6 Easy Tips to Teach Your Kids About Green Living

Teaching your kids about green living should start with simple everyday choices that add up over time to make a big difference.

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Traveling with Baby: Calm Skies Ahead

Traveling with a baby or a toddler can be stressful, especially on long plane trips. Our plan-ahead checklist can help avoid unnecessary turbulence.

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Avocado Dip on the Go

This version of traditional guacamole can be made with only five ingredients and in less than ten minutes.

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Fresh Summer Salad and a Massage for Mom

Our massage therapist friend Cynthia joins us for an easy-to-prepare Thai-spiced fruit and veggie salad and some pro tips on how to relieve aching muscles ...
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Homemade Baby-Safe Carpet Fresheners

Most of the commercial carpet cleaning products contain hazardous chemical compounds which are hardly good for you or your baby. Check these few tips on ...
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Benefits of Going Solar for a Family With Children

Families are always looking for ways to save a few pennies here and there. Although it may not seem like it, going solar can actually ...

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Affect of Screen Time on Kids’ Brains

Also: Possible link between Tylenol intake during pregnancy and autism risk.

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Eye Health for Toddlers And Kids

Healthy eyes play a crucial role in all aspects of a toddler’s development. If the eyes do not receive the care that they need, the impact can be permanent.

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Why Organic Produce Is the Healthiest Choice

With a plethora of man-made chemicals in our food supply as well as a host of confusing terms used on product packaging, the simple task of eating can become overwhelming.

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Product Review And Giveaway: Smart And Eco Baby Bibs

Tiny Doe is not just an ordinary bib. It’s a smart and versatile product made from Eco-friendly materials. A must have for any busy mom!

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Beer: It’s Good for You

We’ve got plenty of ideas and info on tap to keep a brew enthusiast happy and–who knew?–healthy.

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Tuneful Tots: The Importance of Music Education for Young Children

Music affects the growth of a child’s mind intellectually, emotionally and physically; music education in early childhood has been shown to lead to success in adult life.

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Protect Your Family Against Lyme Disease

Summer–and vacation time–is in full bloom. Don’t give Lyme disease a chance to spoil your outdoor fun with friends and family.

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Urine Tests for Glyphosate in EU Turned Positive

High levels of glyphosate found in urine tests in EU.

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Recall Alert: Sunflower Seeds And Products

In the recent weeks, the FDA has been continuously announcing recall alerts on sunflower seeds and kernels due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

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Healthy Green Grilling

Grilling is a great way to enjoy summer, but more importantly it’s one of the healthiest–and greenest–ways to prepare meat, seafood, tofu and your favorite vegetables if you know how to do it right.

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Clean Energy Helps Turning Lawns Into Urban Farms

Also: How floating solar farms are more efficient than the land ones.

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6 Green Ways To Make The Most Of Your Family Vacation

As summer approaches, it’s time to start planning for a family vacation. Check out our green tips to keep it stress-free and eco-friendly too.

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Bilingualism: Should Your Child Learn Foreign Languages?

Learning foreign languages is actually beneficial and offers numerous advantages to a child as well as society.

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The Health Benefits and Risks of Tea

We all know what tea is, and most of us are under the impression that tea is rather a safe drink. So what’s the deal with drinking tea?

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Fish with Lentils and Sauteed Garlic Spinach

What can be more nutritious than combining fresh wild-caught fish with a side of lentils and a sauteed garlic spinach.