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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 how to freshen up your carpet, using nothing but ingredients that are 100% safe for your baby.

kids and science, science

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.

recycling

3 Reasons to Get Your Family Involved in Recycling

Recycling is not only very beneficial and crucial for our lives, it can also be a very creative activity and a lots of fun for the whole family.

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Babies And Jet Lag: Survival Tips

Traveling with babies and small children long distances and into different time zones and climates, is a hard task of its own. And dealing with jet lag is even harder.

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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.

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Introducing New and Healthy Foods Into Kids’ Diet

Many parents worry about what their kids are eating; but it doesn’t need to be a challenge to introduce new, healthy foods if you make it fun.

Farming Kinder, kids and food, kindergarden

Kids With Less Structured Activities Perform Better

Also: Experimental kindergarten in Vietnam engages kids in food cultivation.

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Six Tips to Transform Your Room into a Nap Time Sanctuary

Short daily naps should become a regular part of mom’s schedule while she is adjusting; but even the most tired young one can have trouble getting on a schedule if his napping space doesn’t provide the right ambiance.

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How to Get Your Growing Child the Nutrients He Needs

The best ways to ensure your growing child is getting the nutrients he needs.

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Breastfeeding Linked to Higher Intelligence

Also: How to manage food allergies.

baby wipes

Baby Wipes Don’t Belong to Toilet

Also: San Francisco is the first city to ban sale of plastic bottles.

kids and science, science projects for kids

Five Fun Science Projects for Kids

These five science experiments will get any kid excited about science.

breastfeeding

Health Benefits of Circumcision Outweigh Risks

Also: Longer breastfeeding improves health and saves money for healthcare.

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Green Parenting vs. the Real World: Toy Overkill

Toys can be useful and beneficial for child’s development, but as parents we should be careful and selective about them. The reality is, that toys are coming to your child from all directions, and chances are the those that give the toys as gifts mean well for your child (and his parents).

healthy Halloween

Halloween Giveaway with Kidstir

A good way to get kids inspired to avoid overindulging, is to get them involved in preparing few healthy and fun snacks themselves. Our Halloween Giveaway with Kidstir can make it easier.