When I was a little girl I made a house for my dolls on the bookshelves in my room. I made the furniture and even made clothes for my dolls. I guess now that I have a little girl of my own, I am dreaming … more
My husband and I love the outdoors. Before our daughter was born we were renting a suburban apartment and had our bikes parked right outside our entry door. We both worked full time but still sought out … more
We have recently adopted a new member into our family. Baby E has named her Kukala which is the Russian word for doll. I gave her name suggestions, but she'll have none of it - Kukala it is. This … more
I love winter, snow, and sledding. This coming winter I have the extreme pleasure of enjoying it with my toddler. My mission has been to equip her (and myself) with the toastiest winter gear so that … more
EcoMama posted a Quick Tip about VO Knits.
October 20, 2010
Our baby girls is 21 months old this month, she's growing so fast! I was thinking of letting her self-wean, but we are really eager to give her a sibling. Of course being pregnant and breastfeeding … more
For toddlers and young children, this is about as good as it gets. It's never going to feel fantastic carrying around a child who weighs 30 pounds and up, no matter what carrier you choose. But if … more
Over the past three years my family and I have become more and more aware of what we purchase and how what we buy impacts people around the world. In the past I knew nothing about child labor, sweat … more
Since I love wool, I was ecstatic to be sent the Pure-Rest™ Organic Wool Baby Blanket from Naturally Good. This blanket is made from o-wool, which is 100% certified organic merino soft wool grown … more
NormaLehmeierHartie posted a Quick Tip about Organic Food.
September 02, 2010
Our 18 month old baby E has been very picky at meal time lately. I was running out of steam on ideas about what and how to feed her. We were basically stuck with the same 10 to 15 meal variations and … more
EcoMama posted a Quick Tip about Bobux i-Walk.
August 02, 2010
NurturMe is a fairly new company that has entered the baby food market with a punch. Not only are they on the right track with their marketing and clean package design, but they've brought something … more
When baby E was born we wanted her sleeping in a safe environment, so we registered for organic bedding for her crib. The less pesticides and fire retardants the better I thought. It really mattered … more
One of the biggest benefits of cloth diapers is that they're a HUGE money saver, even when compared to cheap store brand disposables, and factoring in water and detergent use. By my calculations, we're … more
BurningKhrome posted a Quick Tip about Bamboo.
June 25, 2010
Having a daughter is so much fun when it comes to clothing! Even with all the hand me downs she has, there are so many combinations for cute outfits. We were excited to discover Francoise Studio, the … more
This online boutique makes me excited about dressing a little girl! Everything is handmade and absolutely adorable! She wore the Spring Bouquet dress to a wedding this past weekend and looked cute as … more