There are a lot of claims out there! When you see natural looking packaging and catchy, safe-sounding buzzwords get your magnifying glass and check the label! Related Posts What it REALLY Takes to be Organic What’s That Smell? Fragrance or Scent or Essential Oils, Oh My! Top 8 Toxins to Avoid in Mama and Baby […]
Earth Mama products were made for pregnancy, but we weren’t surprised to find that may safe, herbal products were being repurposed to help ease the discomfort that comes with chemotherapy and cancer radiation treatments. Morning Wellness Spray (formerly Happy Mama Spray) Can help calm chemo nausea with a safe spritz of instant relief. No toxic […]
You’ve smelled it in baby shampoo, you’ve smelled it in the laundry aisle, you’ve smelled it in your lotions, shampoos, makeup, gels, salves and even your trash bags. It can stick like secondhand smoke: fragrance is everywhere! But are all scents bad, and how can you know? Synthetic fragrances and truly natural scents are very different, […]
Happy Birthday to us! Mama’s a TEEN, and Earth Mama’s 13th birthday marks over a decade of safely nurturing mamas and babies. And dontcha know, Earth Mama products can help with teen-time puberty too! Earth Mama’s Safe Castile Baby Body Wash & Shampoo What stinks? Coming of age can mean extra smelly bits and extra […]
Expert guest post by Betsy of Eco Novice Like many of you, I started paying attention to the ingredients of common household products after the birth of my first child. When my baby first sucked on our wood floor I wondered, what’s in my floor cleaner? When he sucked on my hair I wondered, what’s […]
I know it sounds naive, but it’s hard to witness the joy of so many bees in my garden and give credence to the concerns about pending doom of CCD (Colony Collapse Disorder). How can this be when our garden is teeming with so many bees? Related Posts The Birds and the Bees
GMOs and lanolin can be a hidden source of chemicals in your nipple cream. And since an awful lot of what you put ON your skin actually goes IN, it’s very important to choose carefully. Related Posts What is Non-GMO Project Verified? What’s That Smell? Fragrance or Scent or Essential Oils, Oh My! Thinking of […]
Birth plans are a good way to guide your thinking and provide everyone on your “team” with a map of what you envision as your ideal birth. Related Posts GMOs and Lanolin in My Nipple Cream? No Thanks!