Ah, the end of summer. Such a bittersweet time. Around here, it means saying goodbye to the fleeting and the lovely Vermont sweet season. Swimming in ponds and…

I’d like to welcome our a new sponsor here at Non-Toxic Kids that can take the guesswork out of finding safer, greener products for back to school and…

This summer’s heat wave is expected to result in a serious spike in the amount of water being used outdoors this year. Late July and early August are…

About 70 percent of the electricity we use comes from power plants burning fossil fuels. 70 percent!  Coming from nonrenewable sources that are harming our environment and causing…

Managing, teaching, and caring for 23 students and 2 daughters, while meeting freelance writing deadlines, and keeping up with the causes important to me– well, it consumes almost…

Get ready to lose sleep. You might have heard that conventional mattresses give off a slew of toxic chemicals. Flame retardants chemicals, PBDEs, phthalates, PVC/vinyl, polyurethane foam, boric…

(Here is a guest post from our friend, Lindsay Dahl, from Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families. Please join us in supporting the Safe Chemicals Act.  The lies, deceit, and influence…

Are you passionate about living non-toxic, safe, green and healthy?  Want to build up your freelance writing chops and link back to your own website or blog?  Submit…

1.  Abe’s Natural Market:  $20 for $40 dollars of all natural home supplies, baby products and more.  This online grocery retailer has a nice collection of organic, natural…

1.  My Very Own Fairy Tale My daughters have loved their I See Me books.  They each got one from their grandmother, and there is something so simple…