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Choose a Nontoxic Glider Chair—for Your Nursery or Your Family Room

by editorial team and Sophia Ruan Gushée   Are you looking for a glider chair—whether for a baby on the way, or for just a comfy chair to relax in? ...

Guidelines for Choosing a Nontoxic Nursery Rug

by editorial team and Sophia Ruan Gushée   Who would ever think that rugs designed for nurseries could pollute our indoor environment? I certainly didn't...

How to Choose A Nontoxic Baby Crib

by editorial team and Sophia Ruan Gushée   Our toddlers spend about 12-14 hours per day (night time and naps) sleeping in their bed during their first 2 years...

Create a Nontoxic Nursery

by editorial team and Sophia Ruan Gushée   When my son was first born, I was scared. How will I know the “right” way to raise a child? How will I...

3 Things to Look For When Buying A Nontoxic Baby Bassinet

by editorial team   During the first three months of life, babies' bodies and brains are developing and growing like crazy. They look so frail with their little hands...

What to Look For When Choosing a Nontoxic Mattress Cover

by editorial team   What do you consider “good enough” for your kids? Do you constantly make things better for them? Continuously try to give them more? ...

Top Chemicals Found in the Home

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée   Chemicals, chemicals here and there. Chemicals, chemicals everywhere!   It’s true. They’re all...

Less PVC is Possible

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée   PVC (polyvinyl chloride), also known as vinyl, is used to make countless products that fill our closets, shelves and...

Can Your Mattress Cause Insomnia?

  Materials that create our mattresses, box springs, sheets, pillows, and comforters can pollute our indoor air quality and undermine our sleep. Detoxing...

What are EMFs? Your Guide to The Types & Sources

  Here's what you need to know about EMFs We're all in love with technology, from the addictive scrolling through Facebook on our mobile devices to our children's...

Furniture for Kids that are conscious of both the planet and our homes

Below is a list from of cute, low-toxic, eco-friendly furniture and design elements for the children's rooms!  Below are a few more eco-chic products. ...
  The Alma Papa Crib comes with a low toxic Coco-mat mattress. Please note that this article was originally written in 2012. Already an owner of two cribs for my two...
It had not occurred to me that my daughter's mattress may be hazardous until I can across literature on this after we had spent a few hundred dollars on a brand new...

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