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Happy holidays! (plus new resources and healthier products from BeautyCounter)



It has been another great year here at Non-Toxic Kids. As you know I have been advocating for a toxin-free environment for kids since the birth of my second daughter 7 years ago. I have written extensively for the need to reform our outdated and dysfunctional toxics laws and have been active on the issue […]

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Black Friday Gift Guide



Happy Thanksgiving! I hope you  had a restful, tasty, and joyous time with your families. I won’t be going near any stores on black Friday. With a big adversion to crowds, lines, early or late shopping, it is not for me. I might saunter down to our little town at some point over the weekend. […]

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Planning for an Eco-Friendly Thanksgiving



(First posted at Earth911.com) Thanksgiving is coming up quickly! It’s hard to believe we are well into November already. Sometimes, it can feel challenging to hold on to environmental values during the rush-rush of the holiday season. Here are a few ways you can plan an eco-friendly (and healthy) Thanksgiving for you and your family. […]

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Non-Toxic Kids Gift Guide 2013



Do you need any last minute gifts that are green, safe, and non-toxic?  Here are some of my picks for toddlers, children, and pregnant women, from years of research, writing and advocacy here at Non-Toxic Kids. Please let us know what you think! For family and friends trying to go non-toxic: Help them transition away […]

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