Winter is over (finally!) and it’s time to usher in the spring and summer fashion. We couldn’t be more excited to begin seeing the bright and cheerful colors that often accompany the warmer months, and if you’re in the market for updating your little lady’s spring and summer wardrobe, look no further than the Spring and Summer 2017 Collection from Masala Baby.
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Being pregnant for me was like being a kid in a candy store. Literally. I ate whatever I wanted, whenever I wanted, because I was totally fine with packing on the pounds if it meant making sure my oven was warm, toasty, and nourishing to my little bun.
With this being my first child, I napped at my leisure and meticulously decorated my nursery with the notion that it would be seen and not touched. I planned to breastfeed and make my own baby food and fully expected my child to be a member of Mensa while never being sick a day in her life. Today, we’re six months in and only a handful of these things actually came to fruition.
If you have loved ones on your holiday gift list this year who live an eco-friendly life, you might find it overwhelming trying to find natural and/or organic gifts that will fit into their lifestyle. From candles to children’s sleepwear to wine, we’ve rounded up some of our absolute favorite gift ideas for everyone on your list – hand selected for their dedication to being made with natural and organic materials and ingredients – so you can give them confidently; and you loved ones will appreciate the thought and consideration behind them.
How many times during the day do you sneak a peek over both shoulders, then casually and quickly lift up an arm and take a quick whiff? Probably more times than you care to admit. It’s okay, we’re right there with you. There’s something about deodorant that rubs (no pun intended!) people the wrong way, whether it’s the questionable ingredients that make you cringe and keeps you pouring money into your HSA account for the inevitable cancer that you’re bound to get from just trying to keep your body odor at bay or the morning battle with the white stick and the black sleeveless dress – we all know who wins that war. Finally, there’s a real solution to the deodorant dreads, and we are head over heels in love and super excited to introduce you to a little jar of magical creme that takes the stink and the stains away – for real!
Are you thinking about cloth diapering your new baby? Or, maybe you’re tired of buying boxes of expensive diapers only to see them go into the trash. Cloth diapers have made a huge comeback in recent years and for many reasons: they are environmentally friendly, relatively inexpensive, and chemical-free. They are also incredibly cute on a little baby bum and come in a variety of colors, patterns, and designs. While cloth diapers have their definite pros, any small amount of research will show you that it can easily become an overwhelming and sometimes confusing world of diapering, sending your mind in circles and wondering if you should make the leap. If you are considering cloth diapering, here are some simple things that any veteran cloth diapering mama will tell you to help you start and adjust to this new venture!
Summer is here! Are you ready to hit the beach? We are. Before you pack your bags and run for the sand, make sure you have the right stuff to pack. You can ensure that your beach trip will be the best ever if you pack things that will make your time at the beach easier and more enjoyable. Here are 15 Beach Vacation Must Haves!
Between pregnancy and breastfeeding, the changes in your body, while remarkable, are surely making your skin suffer. Boppy Bloom, the new skincare line from the creators of the beloved Boppy Pillow, will save your skin!
It’s a new year, and we want everyone to feel refreshed, rejuvenated and renewed. This isn’t always possible after the busy holiday season — so let’s resolve to take a little time for ourselves! For the ultimate at-home spa treatment, we love the products from Nine Naturals.
As winter sets in across the U.S., it can be tricky dressing your baby. You need her to wear something thick and cozy, yet also stretchy and comfortable. Consider dressing your little one in wool — the most natural, warm-yet-breathable textile on the planet! And when you’re buying wool apparel for your baby, it has to be from Ella’s Wool.
Sometimes change in the kitchen is hard to do. You want to vary your family’s diet or introduce more nutritional powerhouses, but finding a place for them in your meal repertoire is sometimes difficult.
Change doesn’t have to be hard, though! These four new kitchen staples can easily find a place in the kitchen as they are substitutes for items you are already using. Swap them out and enjoy an easy and beneficial change in routine.
Whether you’ve been on the healthy path for a long time, or you’re just starting to eat healthier, you’re sure to love this recipe, because, who doesn’t love a good, healthy snack? Here’s a yummy recipe that is sugar-free, gluten-free, dairy-free, and soy-free… and best of all, it’s delicious!
Inspiration for this creation came in the form of a Chocolate Coconut Chew Larabar. They’re delicious, but at about $1 per bar, they can get expensive. With a little bit of experimentation, we found the perfect combination of ingredients that is even tastier than this popular flavor!
Our culture is shifting from a focus on unhealthy processed food to craving real, whole food prepared with care at home. From barbecuing to baking, the art of cooking from scratch has been revived. Why not give the home chef on your Christmas list something to further their pursuit of the culinary arts? Encourage healthy and creative cooking with gifts that make food prep easier. This gift guide for the home chef is full of items that will improve the experience for any chef in the kitchen and will be used for years to come.
It’s hard to stay healthy during the holidays. Christmas cookies can derail your normally veg-ified diet, holiday parties can mean lots of sugar-and-alcohol filled drinks, and all the hustle and bustle can amp up stress levels and leave you feeling worn out. The solution? Wojo Nutrition.
SPOTLIGHT ON “GREEN” AND ECO-FRIENDLY DIAPERS: If you have a baby or young child, there’s no avoiding diapers. While cloth diapering your child is the ultimate eco-friendly choice, it simply isn’t for some people. If you care about your environmental impact, but still want the convenience of using a disposable diaper, we simply love Bambo Nature Diapers.
We’ve all been there before — your daughter has gymnastics, you’re running late (naturally), the youngest is all of a sudden starving and the last thing you want to do is swing through the drive-thru of a fast food restaurant. Having snacks at home, pre-prepared for on-the-go moments like these can be life savers when in a pinch, leaving your child satiated and you feeling guilt-free. What’s even better? Knowing each healthy ingredient that went into your child’s snack. Oh, by the way, they are SO good, you’ll gobble them up too!