I have been troubled about whether wireless radiation exposure (from wireless routers, our smart phones, tablets, and computers) is really a danger to our health, especially our children. I tried doing my own search on the topic and found evidence for both sides: some saying that it is a definite and disturbing hazard, and others saying […]
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Not long ago it was pointed out to me that I haven’t been posting as much about Green Deal Alerts. This was one of the main reasons that I started juicy green mom, so I apologize for slacking off! Truth be told, I haven’t stopped shopping or looking for green deals, I’ve just been too […]
Healthy Child Healthy World has a new infographic about the dangers of toxic personal care products during pregnancy. Have a look at When Looking Good is Bad for Baby, and check out their free Easy Steps to Safer Pregnancy e-book!
Some of you may have known me when I was an Eco-Advisor for a company called Only Green several years ago. I was so disappointed when it closed its doors because it meant that I would have to start researching new products to use for our family. I’m very excited to announce that someone who […]
I posted in the past about this Babo Botanicals lotion being my absolute favourite for my daughter and for myself. It is a fabulous light and mild lotion that I used on my daughter as a baby and toddler to help control her eczema. I’ve also been using it for myself on my eczema-ridden hands, […]
There are some great resources out there for finding the answers to the question: How toxic is my stuff? Here are a few that I have come across.
When I started looking at feeding utensils for my baby, I came across the brand Green Toys, and their yellow spoons made of recycled milk jugs. They are BPA/phthalate/PVC-free, and the perfect size for a baby starting to hold a spoon herself.
I’ve talked about some of my favourite natural sunscreens in a few other posts, but thought I would consolidate the information to make it easier to decide what to get and where to get it (physical stores are ones that I have visited in Edmonton). UPDATE: A few things to consider when choosing a sunscreen […]
One of the concerns when we were looking at daycare for my daughter was what she would eat. Up until she was 1 year old, I was vigilant about what she ingested – it had to, HAD TO be organic. That’s why I signed up for The Organic Box, so I could make her baby food and […]
The choice to live a greener lifestyle is often daunting and complicated. There are so many toxins and chemicals in our world that it seems impossible to get away from them. Some people may say, “Why bother? You can’t get away from everything.” The new report released by Environmental Defence called Pre-Polluted: A report on toxic […]