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  • The Ultimate Gift Guide

    Ultimate Gifts are the gifts that are dreamt about and wished for all year long. If you are looking for the gift that is certain to top all gifts, and evoke praises for years to come, then you have come to the right place! We have gathered up the best of the best for adults and children alike!... read more

  • Gifts for Infants

    Are you wondering what presents to get for the littlest ones on your list this year? Maybe your children are no longer infants and you’re looking for a great gift for someone else’s young child. Well, we have rounded up some of the greatest toys for infants, which are sure to ignite their imagination, promote activity and inspire learning in many ways... read more

  • Gifts for Toddlers

    Are you stumped on what to get for some of the littlest ones on your shopping list? Look no further than our Gift Guide For Toddlers. We have rounded up some of the best toys to share with our Daily Mom readers. Whether you are in search of toys for an active child, a creative child or a toy that is sure to provide hours of entertainment, you... read more

  • Gifts for Little Girls

    Little girls bring such joy to the world with their bright smiles and great spirits! This holiday season we know you are setting out on a personal mission to bring joy and cheer to the little girls on your list. We have an amazing collection of gifts that little girls are sure to squeal in excitement over!... read more

  • Gifts for Little Boys

    Are you looking for creative, unexpected or just plain awesome gift ideas for young boys? Well, you have come the right place. Not only have we rounded up some amazing gifts that are sure to delight young boys, but these toys would also make a great addition to any girl’s list as well!... read more

  • Gifts for Him

    Men always say that women are difficult to shop for, but here at Daily Mom, we think just the opposite! The men in our lives are so hard to choose gifts for during the Holiday season. Often when we ask what they want we are greeted with a simple “I don’t need anything” or “anything is fine.”... read more

  • Gifts for Her

    We all have special women in our lives who deserve something just as unique and wonderful as they are. We at Daily Mom have found some of the best gifts that are sure to please even the pickiest of ladies. From personalized custom jewelry to high-tech beauty products, we have something for every beautiful woman on your list... read more

  • Gifts for Teens & Tweens

    Ah, the tweens and teens in our lives. Those hard to buy for, ultra-picky, always changing their mind, 8-12 year olds and 13+ kids who drive us crazy every holiday season! Instead of (or in addition to) the usual high-priced trendy tech gadget that most of these kids want, give them something different this year... read more

  • Unique Gifts for the Whole Family

    Shopping for the person who has everything proves to be quite the challenge year after year. Whether you are shopping for your significant other, your in-laws or a young child, there is something here for everyone! Here at Daily Mom we want to take out all the guesswork and make the process as pain-free as possible... read more

Eco-Friendly Gift Guide

It seems as though we’re all trying to incorporate more eco-friendly, non-toxic, and “green” aspect into our daily lives. So why not bring your holiday shopping into the mix? There are lots of “green” products out there that are perfect for gifting this holiday season, and we’re here to help you find them. There’s something for everyone (even the family pet!) in our Eco-Friendly Gift Guide. And you can be sure that each product is a safer, more responsible way to keeping your loved ones healthy and keeping our world greener!

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40+ Cleaning Uses for Vinegar

Ahhh, white vinegar – quite possibly one of the most perfect and natural household cleaners ever! Most store bought cleaners fall into either one of two categories: toxic or really expensive..but vinegar breaks the mold when it comes to the norm. It’s cheap, non toxic, available to purchase at almost any store and it perfectly safe for people, pets and the earth! The uses of vinegar are almost endless, but for this post, we will be covering some of the amazing uses it when it comes to house cleaning. From the floors to the walls, from the living room, office and kid’s rooms- vinegar comes to save the day again, and again and again- and for less than $3 for a gallon, you really get a lot for your money!

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Got Worms? All About Vermicomposting

Chances are you haven’t given much thought to worms as anything other than fish bait or on rainy days when they congregate on the sidewalk.  Did you know that worms can make tea??  No, not the kind of tea that anyone would want to drink, but a very useful and nutritious drink for your garden.  Read on to find out more about how you can put those little creepy crawlers to work toward beautifying your yard and making your garden grow.

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10 Things to Clean this Weekend to Prep Your House for Fall

Fall is unofficially here folks whether you like it or not! Most people are ready for a reprieve from the heat but with this time comes the knowing of what lies ahead: back to school and the HOLIDAYS! This time of the year is fun and family-filled, but also extremely busy. During the summer, we tend to be more relaxed about everything: kids schedules, eating, daily routines, and yes, often our cleaning. So by the end of the summer our houses look… well… worn. Are you the same way? If you said YES, then have no fear! We are here to help with ten things you should clean this weekend to give your house a jump start on getting fresh and clean just in time to decorate.

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All about Hemp: Benefits and a Recipe

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Looking to add more to your family’s diet in a quick and easy way? Don’t have time to cook a breakfast every morning, yet still wish to indulge in a balanced wholesome meal? Hemp protein may be your solution! Adding a simple and organic hemp protein to your routine can save you time and add many benefits a typical breakfast would not have. Arm yourself with knowledge about this super-food and learn how incorporate it into your family with a tasty recipe.

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How To Remove Stuck-On Grease Naturally

As busy moms ourselves, we know you don’t have time to spend standing over the kitchen sink at the end of the day, scraping and scrubbing stuck-on grease and food particles off of your cookware and oven racks. While scrapers and Brillo pads can help remove this annoying grime quickly, it could leave permanent scratches on your cookware. And powerful commercial dish soaps can contain questionable chemicals that you don’t want to use on your family’s dishes. We have a natural solution to one of life’s grimiest problems. 

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How To Remove Pet Stains Naturally And Effectively

You love your pets. But you don’t love the messes they sometimes leave on your carpets and furniture. From hairballs to pee puddles, it can be a pain to find the right cleaner to eliminate these stains. With all of the products on the market today claiming to be the best pet stain remover, it can be a daunting and expensive task to find one that truly works. Not to mention many cleaners on the market have questionable chemicals in them. So, how do you eliminate pet stains naturally and effectively? Is that even possible? Yes! We have rounded up the best recipes for pet stain solutions for you!

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DIY Non-Toxic Fabric Refresher Spray

With husbands, kids and pets, you might feel like it’s impossible to keep your house clean and your air and furniture smelling fresh. You probably find yourself washing throw blankets and pillows constantly to rid them of common odors. But what do you do with the things you can’t toss in the wash? Have you resorted to using common air and fabric fresheners, like Febreze or even Lysol? While these items might act as a quick fix to common household odor problems, they are probably doing your family more harm than good. Read on to find out why and how, with three simple ingredients, you can eliminate odor in your house naturally and safely.

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Spring Cleaning With Essential Oils

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Are you looking to deep clean your house, but the thought of using conventional cleaners with sketchy ingredients makes you less than thrilled? You may be interested to learn that many essential oils offer you the same caliber of clean, with nothing gross left behind. Check out this easy reference guide to learn about the power of cleaning with essential oils!

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Defending Your Green Lifestyle.

Defending your green lifestyle

We’ve all been there, the invasive questions people think they deserve to ask when you have children. Is he circumcised? Did you have a natural childbirth? Will you vaccinate? Do you give antibiotics? Most people mean no harm but inevitably, some people get offended or upset when your philosophy differs from theirs. Being a parent means that you are responsible for your child’s well-being and therefore you get to choose how to raise them. You’ve done the homework and the research and picked a philosophy that is right for your family. So how do you defend these choices to others who might not understand?

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Grow Greener! 3 Garden Ideas From Repurposed Household Items

Grow Greener! 3 Garden Ideas From Repurposed Household Items

Did you know that gardens can grow so much more than pretty flowers and tasty vegetables? Gardening is shown to reduce stress, elevate your mood, and provide gentle exercise in the fresh air and sunshine. Kids who help in the family garden are more likely to eat their veggies, and more likely to try a variety of produce. Digging in the dirt may help boost natural immunity, and above all it is loads of fun! But there is no need to spend a fortune on supplies: here are 3 ways to get a great start on your garden, just using things from around your house.

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3 Grains You Should Add to Your Diet

 

It’s the New Year, and you’re looking for more ways to be healthy, starting with what you eat. Gluten-Free might be on your list, either for health reasons such as celiac disease, IBS or gluten intolerance, or you want to be more healthy in general. We have highlighted 3 grains that will surely have you going on the right path. Some you may have heard of, and some you might be learning about for the first time. Read on to learn more.

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How To Clean Pet Toys Naturally

Your pets are a part of your family, so it’s no wonder that they have accumulated a LOT of possessions over the years. Fido has more luxury beds than you know what to do with and baskets of toys scattered throughout your entire house. While you wash your sheets regularly and disinfect your children’s toys often, you’ve most likely neglected your fury pal’s things – simply because you didn’t know how to properly clean them. When pet toys start to look dingy, a lot of people throw them away because they think there really is no good way to clean and disinfect them. That is simply not true! Below, we give you helpful tips on how to clean your pet’s toys safely and naturally.

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Natural Skincare by Cecilia Wong

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One of the hardest things on a mission to use cleaner, greener, healthier skin products is finding products that actually work.

It’s work in progress for us at Daily Mom as we learn more and more about what’s good and what works. Our recent surprising discovery has been a Holistic Skin Care line by Cecilia Wong, 100% natural, non toxic and cruelty free.

What makes Cecilia Wong skin care so different from more mainstream natural brands is that its products have the feel of very expensive hi-tech creams but use only all natural ingredients, herbs and botanicals.

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