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Eight Best Sugar Alternatives

There are many healthier, lower-calorie refined sugar alternatives that won’t make you miss that sweet sensation.

Green Parenting vs. the Real World: Sugar Everywhere

Our first chapter in the Green Parenting vs. the Real World series discusses the presence of unhealthy food and snacks everywhere and the challenges that come with it.

Excessive Sugar Intake Can Cause Addiction

This study provides evidence that sugar can be addictive.

Big Food Companies and Sugar

Also: Green tea in high doses can damage your liver.

American Breakfast Cereals for Children Contain Too Much Sugar

Also: Red wine antioxidant found to have few health benefits.

Cooking with Kids: Sugarless Banana Bread Muffins

We’re making healthy sugarless banana bread muffins with two three-year old helpers, Luca and Egidio.

Sugar in Healthy Snacks, Refreshing Cold Noodle Dishes for Hot Summer Days, How to Raise a Creative Child

Added sugar in many “healthy snacks”, refreshing cold noodle dishes are the perfect meal for hot summer days, new book helping parents to foster children’s creativity.

Sugary Snacks and Cancer, Disease-Fighting Foods, BPA-Free Plastic Tritan Questioned

Latest research suggests link between sugary snacks and cancer, foods created and marketed specifically to prevent and fight diseases are the “new front line”, BPA-Free plastic Tritan questioned for safety, CDC warns cancer prevention should start in childhood

Easy Fresh Fruit Pies

Fruit pies are a proven winner when it comes to getting kids to eat fresh fruit.

Green Baby Shower Ideas

Having a green baby shower is a good way to get started on raising your child as green and Earth-responsible as possible. It’s also a great opportunity to engage your friends and family in your efforts.

A Special Mother’s Day Meal and Dessert

Serve up a brunch, lunch, dinner or dessert that comes from your heart.

Remembering Grandma: Apple Strudel and Mini Strudels

One way to make Mother’s Day special for your mom: Make one of Grandma’s specialties.

Caring for a Sickly Child with a Chronic Condition

These practical tips how to care for a child with a chronic condition at home can be very helpful to any parent in this situation.

Green Easter Decorations And Healthy Treats

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

Green Easter Crafts

Holidays–especially Easter–can be tricky when you’re raising your child to be environmentally conscious. Let’s get creative, support fair trade production and consume less this Easter!