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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 ...

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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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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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Homemade Skin Hydration Tips for Busy Moms

Taking a few extra moments to care for your skin during this seasonal transition time will keep you well-prepared and feeling pampered in the cooler ...
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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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floatovoltaics, clean energy, solar systems CLEAN ENERGY, INNOVATION, THURSDAY NEWS

Clean Energy Helps Turning Lawns Into Urban Farms

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

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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.

playground, kid's safety BABY & KIDS, SATURDAY NEWS

Dangerously High Lead Levels in Kid’s Toys

Also: Playground concussions are increasing.

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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 ideas que te podrán ayudar a escoger el regalo más apropiado para Mamá sin gastar mucho.

arsenic levels, baby food, baby cereal BABY & KIDS, MONDAY NEWS

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.

Mother's Day GREEN LIVING

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.

kids and science, science GREEN PARENTING, LEARNING

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.

recall alert, Hepatitis A, food safety HEALTH NEWS, PRODUCT RECALLS

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.

DESSERTS, KID-FRIENDLY, RECIPES

Luca’s First Birthday Chocolate Cake

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

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.

Healthy babyfood with tofu BABY & KIDS, RECIPES, VEGETARIAN

Homemade Healthy Baby Food with Tofu

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

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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.