A few years ago, I was THAT mom: The one who was militant about making sure everything I bought had some sort of eco-friendly story behind it. It had to be organic, or made of recycled materials or FSC-certified wood, or acquired secondhand, or made by Fair Trade artisans. I’m not that mom any more.… Continue reading Wild Mint Makes it Easy to Find Natural Products
I can’t lie: When the holidays are approaching, I get excited about toys. Thankfully, I still have kids young enough to want toys for Christmas so I don’t creep anyone out while perusing the toy section. And while I can’t say there are any toys on my own wish list, I really get a kick… Continue reading For the Holidays, Give Me Toys Please!
When it comes to Christmas gift-giving, I often let go and don’t worry too much about being green. Because while I have leeway with adults to give them greener versions of things they’d like, including jewelry, clothes, shoes, experiences, etc., kids are usually a lot more particular about what they want. And those items usually… Continue reading My Top 10 Toys Picks this Year