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Arm & Hammer Baking Soda Challenge: Cleaning Baby Toys

Arm & Hammer Baking Soda Challenge: Cleaning Baby Toys

I was challenged to switch to Arm & Hammer Baking Soda and to test new ways of using this versatile product in my home. In a previous post, I discussed how intrigued I was by the possible uses of Arm & Hammer Baking Soda in the nursery. I already used the product in my fridge to deodorize, but I also started using it to freshen our diaper pail. One of the other suggestions was to use … Read entire article »

Filed under: Cleaning, Contests, Eco-Friendly, Featured, Home and Decorating

Beauty is More than Skin Deep

Beauty is More than Skin Deep

One of the great tips I got from Gorgeously Green is to check out all of your beauty, hair care, and personal hygiene products on Skin Deep: the Environmental Working Group’s Cosmetic Safety Database. They rate your lotions and potions, including children’s products like sunscreen, shampoo, diaper creams, and more.  If you want to know what goes into the rating, they also provide a detailed report.  They’ll even note if the company has signed the compact … Read entire article »

Filed under: Beauty, Eco-Friendly, Health, Organic, Tips

MonkeyBean Toys Coupon Code (Deal of the Day)

MonkeyBean Toys Coupon Code (Deal of the Day)

Monkey Bean Toys is one of our Retailers of Toys to Trust. Their selection includes lots of beautiful wooden and plush items, most of which are manufactured in North America or Europe. Just to make sure their toys are safe, Monkey Bean uses a hand-held X-Ray Fluorescence Metal Analyzer (the same model used by the US FDA for frontline screening of heavy metal contamination) to test toys manufactured in China. Click HERE to visit MonkeyBean Toys and … Read entire article »

Filed under: Coupons, Eco-Friendly, Toy Stores, Toys (06-12 M), Toys (12-24 M), Toys (All Ages), Toys (Pre-School)