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Organic cotton maternity tops – ethical fashion
Tuesday, 9 Jun, 2009 – 6:00 | Comments Off
Organic cotton maternity tops – ethical fashion

When I was pregnant with Little Miss Green there was a tiny selection of maternity clothes available if you wanted anything other than polyester or unflattering styles.
Thankfully things have changed and now there are lots …

Over the counter cold medicines “should not be given to children under six”
Wednesday, 22 Apr, 2009 – 6:00 | One Comment
Over the counter cold medicines “should not be given to children under six”

It would seem our Grandmothers were right all along. The advice now is to bring back the age old wisdom of fluids, rest and honey and lemon for treating coughs and colds!
Recent advice given by …

100% merino wool baby clothing and sleeping bags
Wednesday, 8 Apr, 2009 – 6:00 | 2 Comments
100% merino wool baby clothing and sleeping bags

When you have a young baby, your instinct to protect them is running at an all time high. There seem to be ‘predators’ everywhere – not in terms of lions and tigers any more, but …

Natural and safe or carcinogenic baby’s skincare products?
Wednesday, 25 Mar, 2009 – 6:00 | Comments Off
Natural and safe or carcinogenic baby’s skincare products?

Toxic chemicals in baby skincare products are hot news again this week. Stacy Malkan, founder of the non-profit campaign for safe cosmetics claims that her organisation has identified known carcinogens in popular baby products.
These aren’t …

Fill your pants – washable nappies and ethical goods
Monday, 8 Sep, 2008 – 3:31 | Comments Off
Fill your pants – washable nappies and ethical goods

With one beautiful baby and a fabulous sense of humour intact, Laura found herself entering the world of cloth nappies.
Now any cloth nappying mama will tell you that these things are addictive. Yep, poo gets …

An alternative to the plastic highchair
Friday, 25 Jul, 2008 – 3:51 | 2 Comments
An alternative to the plastic highchair

Thinking back to the days that Little Miss Green needed a high chair, I remember hating looking at the sight of that big piece of plastic in my dining room.
We choose a wooden frame one, …

Breastfeeding awareness week may 11th – 17th
Friday, 9 May, 2008 – 2:27 | 6 Comments
Breastfeeding awareness week may 11th – 17th

One of the greenest and most self sufficient things a new mother can do is breastfeed her child. It is nature’s miracle at its best – the perfectly designed food for your baby that changes …